Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTEvidence for the role of gut bacteria and inflammation in the etiology of type 1 diabetes is steadily mounting. Breaking research adds more detail.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhat causes cachexia, what are the risk factors, and what are the complications? Can cachexia be prevented, and what is cancer anorexia cachexia syndrome?
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA weekly dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor was just as effective at controlling type 2 diabetic patients' blood sugar as a daily DPP-4 inhibitor in a recent randomized clinical trial.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTWhen we eat, we do not just take in nutrients - we also consume a significant quantity of bacteria.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTCan your smart watch detect when you are becoming sick? A new study from Stanford, publishing in PLOS Biology, indicates that this is possible.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTPeople with early schizophrenia are at an increased risk of developing diabetes, even when the effects of antipsychotic drugs, diet and exercise are taken out of the equation, according to an...
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:00:00 PSTA new study in rats suggests that adding blue corn to a high-sugar, high-cholesterol diet may help prevent some of the risk factors for metabolic syndrome.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTBone fractures do not heal well in people with diabetes. A new study of mice suggests a protein that stimulates skeletal stem cells may offer a solution.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTLow-calorie sweeteners (LCSs) are often used in place of added sugars such as sucrose and high-fructose corn syrup in food and beverage products.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTFederal data show diabetes-related kidney failure among Native American adults (American Indians/Alaskan Natives) decreased 54 percent between 1996 and 2013.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTNew research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes [EASD]) shows that children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) have a higher incidence of...
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new prospective study suggests a link between enterovirus infections and the autoimmune processes that lead to type 1 diabetes.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTTwo studies show surgery leads to significant weight loss and health benefits over 5-12 years, but may lead to more surgery and vitamin deficiency in some.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTTweaking the structure of insulin by swapping one atom appears to make it available to the organism more rapidly, without altering its effectiveness.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PST"Screen and treat" policies to preventing type 2 diabetes are unlikely to have substantial impact on this growing epidemic, concludes a study published by The BMJ.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 09:00:00 PSTNewer oral medications are now available since ACP's 2012 clinical practice guideline.
Sun, 18 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA new clinical review concludes that low-carb diets are safe and effective. Low-carb diets are more effective than low-fat diets in the short-term.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTReducing sugar content of high and mid sugar drinks is likely to have the greatest impact on health, with fewer cases of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTBlood flows preferentially to the placenta instead of the brain in foetuses of mothers with diabetes, reveals research presented at EuroEcho-Imaging 2016.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTHeart damage caused by chemotherapy is worse in cancer patients who also have diabetes, according to a study presented at EuroEcho-Imaging 2016.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 02:00:00 PSTType 2 diabetes is characterized by impaired glucose metabolism and can cause central nervous system-related complications, such as memory dysfunction.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhite fat is linked to obesity, but brown fat uses up energy. Find out how scientists discovered the secret to converting bad fat to good.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA diet rich in magnesium may reduce the risk of diseases including coronary heart disease, stroke and type-2 diabetes according to a new meta-analysis published in the open access journal BMC...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTAlthough the treatment of Parkinson's disease has not seen any major advances for decades, MSDC-0160, a diabetes drug, could signal a revolution.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTStudy sheds new light at molecular level on how widely prescribed diabetes drug metformin protects epithelial barriers against stress and prevents tumors.