• Top stories in endocrinology: switch from analogue to insulin reduces part D coverage gap, MeToo era highlights need to address disparities and harassment

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    Among the top stories in endocrinology is the need to work harder to address gender disparities and reports of harassment in the MeToo era. Medicare beneficiaries with type 2 diabetes who switched from analogue to human insulin were less likely to reach the spending limit for their Part D drug plan. Other top stories include a 10-week treatment with a higher dose of hydrocortisone lowered the metabolism of tryptophan for patients with secondary adrenal insufficiency, transgender women who initiated cross-sex estrogen therapy were at increased risk for acute cardiovascular events compared
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  • Insurance Gaps Costly With Type 1 Diabetes

    4 monthes ago - By Web MD

    Gaps in insurance coverage among people who have type 1 diabetes are more common than thought, putting them at greater risk for health emergencies.
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