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Diabetes

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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Date Title Presenter(s)
7/8/2020 Reducing Disparities in Diabetic Foot Ulcers with Research, Clinical Care, and Technology Shirley, Suzanne  
Robbins, Jeffrey  
Littman, Alyson  
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  

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