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JDS, JGS Publish 1st Guideline for Treatment of Diabetes in the Elderly
(May.22.2017)

The Japan Diabetes Society (JDS) and the Japan Geriatrics Society (JGS) published the first guideline for the treatment of diabetes in the elderly on May 18. Among other things, the guideline covers proper pharmacotherapy to prevent hypoglycemia. In addition, it notes that hyperglycemia reduces muscle mass and physical function and can lead to sarcopenia and frailty. It explains how to prevent and treat these problems ...
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