diabetic-lancet-device-in-hand-100112703A recently published study shows that there have been adecrease in all diabetic complications (heart attacks, strokes, amputations) within the past 20 years. These trends continued, even though more people are getting diagnosed with diabetes. The trend can be attributed to new medications and better screening for the disease. Do you agree with these trends? What have you seen among diabetic patients in your practice?

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