Posts Tagged ‘AACE’

Relentless Change Ahead for Type 2 Diabetes Care

March 8, 2018 — Recent news makes it clear. You can be sure that relentless change lies ahead for type 2 diabetes care. The American College of Physicians (ACP, representing 152,000 internists) is fighting with the American Diabetes Association and other experts over the standard of care. And Scandinavian researchers have found that we might do well to split […]

Three Steps for Dealing with Obesity

March 26, 2014 — The endocrinologists have gotten religion about dealing with obesity as a chronic disease. In 2011, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) adopted a position affirming that obesity is a complex, chronic disease. Ever since then, AACE has been showing up at every public forum that arises to affirm their support for addressing obesity as […]

New Diabetes Treatment Standards Put Obesity Up Front

May 16, 2013 — New diabetes treatment guidelines published by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) provide a central role for obesity treatment. These guidelines are the result of a trend that has taken shape over the last five years as the role of obesity in the growing prevalence of diabetes has become impossible to ignore. Five years […]