Prediabetes patients on diet, exercise program show lower mortality

04/3/2014 | HealthDay News

Prediabetes patients who followed a diet and exercise program had a lower incidence of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality during a follow-up of 23 years compared with those in the control arm, according to a Chinese study on the website of The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. "These [new] findings provide yet further justification to implement lifestyle interventions in people with high blood sugar, as clinical and public health measures to control the long-term consequences of diabetes," said lead researcher Dr. Guangwei Li.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Manager/Senior Manager, Health Services Analytics
Avalere Health
Washington, DC