Tag Archives: Diabetes

Clinical Challenges: Team Care for Diabetes

High-risk diabetes patients would benefit from getting team-based care from multiple physicians in an approach that would optimize their treatment for cardiac and metabolic issues, experts said. In the U.S., only 15% of all diabetes care is provided by endocrinologists, who often defer to cardiologists for cardiovascular protection. With the arrival of SGLT-2 inhibitors as… Read More »

Carol Wolfenbarger: Mission Hospital McDowell Helps Community Tackle Diabetes on Several Fronts

By Carol WolfenbargerPresident/CNO, Mission Hospital McDowell As we enter the holiday season, we’re sure to be faced with tempting, yummy treats. For those who have diabetes or are watching their weight, this can be an especially challenging time of year. November is American Diabetes Month, and unfortunately, the number of persons in our community with… Read More »