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Continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) for type 2 diabetes: When and for whom are they useful?

Continuous glucose monitors, or CGMs, offer valuable and accurate insights into blood sugar levels. But it's important to understand who CGMs are most appropriate for.

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Stat of the Week

Over a lifetime, many people experience harrowing events, such as gun violence, sexual assault, terrorism, combat, or natural disasters. And some –– in the US, 4% of men and 8% of women –– will develop PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder. Symptoms of this potentially debilitating condition include recurring nightmares or intrusive thoughts and feeling jumpy and on guard. 

New guidelines highlight which therapies appear to work best –– and which need further study.

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