Category: Endocrinology Excellence
UVA Health Tests Improved Insulin Delivery Systems for Type 1 Diabetes
The improved systems should provide greater glycemic control and eliminate the need to count carbohydrates at meals.
This Key Discovery Could Help Treat Obesity & Type 2 Diabetes in Women
Researchers found an important factor that explains why women store more visceral fat than men.
Disarming the Fatal Threat of Advanced Thyroid Cancer
A novel neoadjuvant approach can essentially cure a disease that often gives patients a year or less to live.
Can This Intervention Convince Appalachians to Put Down the Sugary Drinks?
Research testing an intervention to combat obesity could lower cancer rates in southwest Virginia.
Can Diabetes Monitors Help Dialysis Patients? A First Step Toward an Answer
New research attempts to help those with end-stage renal disease avoid extreme hypoglycemia.
Collaborative, Patient-Focused Care at UVA Health Continues to Set Standard for Pituitary Tumor Treatment
This trailblazing initiative brings together endocrinologists, neurosurgeons, and other specialists to provide seamless pituitary care.
Transplant Endocrinology Program Puts UVA Health Ahead of the Curve
As one of very few U.S. centers with a dedicated transplant endocrinologist, UVA Health is improving care for transplant patients with varied endocrinopathies.
UVA Health Uncovers Genetic Components of Type 1 Diabetes That Could Lead to New Screening Guidelines
Over the past 2 decades, a UVA researcher has found new sites in the genome related to type 1 diabetes that could revolutionize screening and therapy.
UVA Health Customizes Type 1 Diabetes Therapy for More Effective Outcomes
UVA's Center for Diabetes Technology pioneers technology and analytics to improve glycemic control in people with type 1 diabetes.