Glucose control can affect how brain develops, study finds

10/11/2011 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

Frequent exposure to hyperglycemia and severe hypoglycemia appear to affect brain development in young people with type 1 diabetes, a study in Diabetes revealed. Researchers found that patients who had more hyperglycemic events had greater reductions in whole brain gray matter, while those who had more exposure to severe hypoglycemia had lower occipital/parietal white matter volume compared with those who did not have type 1 diabetes.

View Full Article in:

PhysiciansBriefing.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Litigation & Investigations EMEA
Gilead Sciences
Stockely Park
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX