News & Commentary

Depression and diabetes have long been associated. A study links diabetes with bulimia, binge eating, and intermittent explosive disorder. A key point: These disorders are often evident long before the appearance of diabetes. Targeting the eating disorder might be the best defense.

Managed Care Outlook

By 2035, there will be about 592 million people in the world with diabetes, according to the International Diabetes Federation. “This figure takes into account changes only in the population and patterns of urbanization, and is almost certainly an underestimation.”