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Diabetes takes two forms: Type 1 and Type 2. In both conditions, the pancreas produces little to no insulin, which is necessary to metabolize sugar. While both conditions have similarities, there is no known way to prevent Type 1 diabetes. Further, Type 1 typically begins in children and young adults. Type 2, which usually begins in older adults, is a considered a preventable, chronic metabolic disorder. Long-term complications from both conditions include heart disease, stroke, diabetic retinopathy (which can result in blindness), kidney failure, and poor blood flow in the limbs, which may lead to amputations. VA research focuses on Type 2 diabetes, which more commonly impacts Veterans.

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(5 of more than 1747 DIABETES focused publications)

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( 5 of more than 105 DIABETES focused projects )

Project No.  Title  PI  Funding Start   
IIR 17-087 Diabetes Disparities: Texting to Extend Treatment (DD-TXT) Shimada, Stephanie 2020-05-01
IIR 16-287 Prediction and Prevention of Hypoglycemia in Veterans with Diabetes Miller, Donald 2019-08-01
IIR 17-192 Impact of VA Disability and Health Benefits on Long-Term Diabetes Outcomes among Vietnam-Era Veterans Trivedi, Amal 2018-11-01
PPO 18-051 Development and Implementation of Decision Aids to Promote Safe Use of Hypoglycemia-prone Medications in Diabetes: Shared Decision Making around Glycemic Control (A1c) Targets Aron, David 2018-10-01
IIR 16-213 Practical Telemedicine to Improve Control and Engagement for Veterans with Clinic-Refractory Diabetes Mellitus (PRACTICE-DM) Crowley, Matthew 2018-06-01

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Date Title Presenter(s)
2/12/2020 Causes of Excess Mortality in Veterans Treated for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Forehand, Jenna  
1/9/2019 Obesity Disparities and the Use of Activity Tracker Technology to Facilitate Healthy Behavior Korshak, Lauren  
Gualtieri, Lisa  
Breland, Jessica  
9/11/2018 Improving Veteran Engagement in Diabetes Prevention Kullgren, Jeff  
Heisler, Michele  
5/22/2018 Implementing Web-Based Interventions at VA: Case Studies in Diabetes Prevention and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Women Veterans Brunner, Julian  
Brunner, Julian  
Hamilton, Alison  
Hamilton, Alison  
1/11/2018 Balancing Measures: Identifying Unintended Consequences of Diabetes Quality Performance Measures Aron, David  

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