Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTLearn about what it feels like to have high blood sugar levels and the symptoms that they cause. This article also looks at treatment and prevention.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTScientists from the Welcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators have discovered 17 rare human genetic variations associated with risk factors for diseases such as heart disease and...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at Karolinska Institutet have managed to produce the first molecular map of the genes that are active in the various cells of the human pancreas.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTResearchers reveal how changes to city design and transport across the globe could reduce the burden of road accidents, CVD, and type 2 diabetes.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTBreaking research finds that depression in early pregnancy predicts gestational diabetes and that gestational diabetes predicts postpartum depression.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTNovo Nordisk has announced that semaglutide, an investigational glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue administered once-weekly, significantly reduced the risk of the primary composite endpoint...
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTIt's common to have alcohol with a meal or with friends, but how can it affect blood sugar levels? This article gives information for people with diabetes.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe most frequently prescribed oral antidiabetic drug metformin significantly affects metabolic pathways.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTA study of more than 70,000 women has identified a link between high intake of certain fatty acids and increased risk of type 2 diabetes.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTA study of the 3-D composition of snail venom yields clues on how to alter insulin molecule to speed up cell signalling and make it act much faster.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTNearly 2 out of 5 people with diabetes who could benefit from statin therapy to lower their risk of future heart attack, stroke and related death were not prescribed one, according to a research...
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTPCOS is a disorder that causes an imbalance in female sex hormones. Learn about how it can affect fertility, along with other symptoms and treatment.
Sun, 11 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have discovered a gene called TNFR5 that overexpresses in response to high levels of fat and sugar, destroying insulin-producing beta cells.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTThe glycemic index may not be a reliable measure of the rise in blood sugar levels after eating, as it varies widely between people and times of eating.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTExposure to air pollution at the place of residence increases the risk of developing insulin resistance as a pre-diabetic state of type 2 diabetes.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new review provides a comprehensive summary of the potential negative health effects of eating red meat.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers in Pennsylvania and Iowa have discovered that fungal communities found in chronic wounds can form mixed bacterial-fungal biofilms and can be associated with poor outcomes and longer...
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA gas that was formerly known for its noxious qualities could help people with diabetes recover from common heart and blood vessel complications, concludes research led by the University of Exeter...
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA simple blood test can often detect diabetes. If the test produces borderline results, a glucose tolerance test may help with the final diagnosis.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTScientists at Newcastle University believe a drug commonly prescribed for Type 2 diabetes could be routinely taken by Type 1 diabetic patients to slow the development or delay heart disease.
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTUC San Francisco researchers studying beige fat - a calorie-burning tissue that can help to ward off obesity and diabetes - have discovered a new strategy to cultivate this beneficial blubber.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTThe number of people worldwide with vision loss from diabetic retinopathy is rising, representing an increasing proportion of the blind and sight-impaired.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTAssessing coronary artery calcium (CAC) is a measure of the severity of atherosclerosis (clogged arteries) and a cornerstone for screening for risk of future cardiac events.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTBreaking research into fish oil supplements shows that they may be able to stave off a number of metabolic changes associated with a high-fat diet.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDTLearn all about nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. This article looks at the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and outlook for NAFLD.