AACE: Growing Rate of Childhood Type 2 Diabetes a Crisis

Jay Cohen, MD, a pediatric and adult endocrinologist, Endocrine Clinic, Memphis, TN, gives an interview at the 2012 AACE meeting regarding the rapid increase of children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes (formerly called “adult onset”) over the previous two decades.

AACE: Does Diabetes Raise the Risk of Cancer?

Paul Jellinger, MD, medical editor of Clinical Endicronology News, and Philip Levy, MD, Phoenix Endocrinology Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, discuss the relationship of cancer to diabetes.

Long-term Benefits of Gastric Bypass Surgery

Ten years ago, little was known about the long-term health benefits of gastric bypass surgery. JAMA reports on the results of a recent study that examined whether benefits such as sustained weight-loss, lower cardiovascular and diabetes risk continued six years post-operation.

Diagnosing Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)

Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, associate clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the University of Texas and director, psychiatric drug research, R/D Clinical Research Center, Lake Jackson, TX, discusses diagnostic elements for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).

The Face & Future of Preventive Cardiology

Volker Adams, PhD, chair elect of the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, interviews Nicolle Kraenkel, PhD, winner of the association’s 2011 Young Investigator award.