Diabetes
Medical News Today: What to know about glimepiride  MNT · 23 hours
Glimepiride is a drug people use to control blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes. Find out about the potential side effects of glimepiride, and the possible risks of taking this drug. more
Medical News Today: Inflammation in type 2 diabetes: Study overturns previous notions  MNT · 23 hours
New research challenges the prevalent belief that it is glucose that drives chronic inflammation in obesity and obesity-related type 2 diabetes. more
Ginkgo biloba may aid in treating type 2 diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Ginkgo Biloba, one of the oldest living trees species, may offer some clues in better treatments for Type 2 Diabetes, says one researcher. more
Scratching the surface of how your brain senses an itch  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Light touch plays a critical role in everyday tasks, such as picking up a glass or playing a musical instrument, as well as for detecting the touch of,... more
Omega-3 fats have little or no effect on type 2 diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Increasing omega-3 fats in the diet has little or no effect on risk of type 2 diabetes. more
Improvement of PTSD symptoms linked to reduced type 2 diabetes risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Traumatic experiences may affect a person in different ways. In some, these traumatic events may not pose a negative impact, but for others, they develop a... more
Fish oils have little or no effect on risk of Type 2 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Omega-3 fats have little or no effect on risk of Type 2 diabetes according to new research from the University of East... more
Scientists discover how brown fat may help protect against obesity and diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Rutgers and other scientists have discovered how brown fat, also known as brown adipose tissue, may help protect against obesity and diabetes. more
Meaningful PTSD symptom improvement linked to lower risk of type 2 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Research from Saint Louis University finds treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that leads to an improvement in symptoms was associated with a 49... more
Discriminative T cell recognition of cross-reactive islet-antigens is associated with HLA-DQ8 transdimer-mediated autoimmune diabetes  Science Magazine · 3 days
Human leukocyte antigen (HLA)–DQ8 transdimer (HLA-DQA1*0501/DQB1*0302) confers exceptionally high risk in autoimmune diabetes. However, little is known about HLA-DQ8 transdimer–restricted... more
Meaningful PTSD symptom decrease may lower type 2 diabetes risk  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Research finds treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that leads to an improvement in symptoms was associated with a 49 percent lower risk of incident type 2 diabetes. more
Why brown fat is good for people's health  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Scientists have discovered how brown fat, also known as brown adipose tissue, may help protect against obesity and diabetes. Their study adds to our knowledge about the role of brown fat in... more
Family history of diabetes linked to increased bone mineral density  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
The association between type 2 diabetes and increased fracture risk is well documented. However, little was known about the possible effect of family history of diabetes on bone... more
What drives inflammation in type 2 diabetes? Not glucose, says new research  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A new study challenges the conventional wisdom that glucose is the primary driver of chronic inflammation in type 2 diabetes. The research might change... more
Study shows link between family history of diabetes and increased bone mineral density  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
The association between type 2 diabetes and increased fracture risk is well documented. However, little was known about the possible effect of... more
Changes to mitochondria drive inflammation in type 2 diabetes, not glucose  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
To date, the underlying causes of inflammation in obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus have been poorly understood, which has hampered efforts to develop treatments to... more
Type 1 diabetes: Genetic risk reflected in gut microbiome  MNT · 4 days
New research has revealed that children at a high genetic risk of type 1 diabetes have 'distinct changes' in their gut microbiome. more
Medical News Today: Type 1 diabetes: Genetic risk reflected in gut microbiome  MNT · 4 days
New research has revealed that children at a high genetic risk of type 1 diabetes have 'distinct changes' in their gut microbiome. more
Lifestyle counselling and mobile application helped people change their lifestyle  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Finnish StopDia study yielded promising preliminary results in reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes. Lifestyle guidance in a group and application that supports the adoption of healthy... more
Type 1 diabetes linked to gut microbiome and genetic factors  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
A new study has revealed that the gut microbiome of children with a high genetic risk of developing type 1 diabetes is markedly different from those who have... more
Genetic risk for autoimmunity may be linked to differences in gut microbiome  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Children with increased genetic risk of type 1 diabetes have different gut microbiomes than those with low risk, a new study found. more
New circulating immune cell could help predict type 1 diabetes risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
A new Finnish study suggests that type 1 diabetes may in part be caused by a novel subset of immune cells. This is because these cells,... more
Research using mechanics and physics could predict diseases that 'stress out' cells  nanowerk · 5 days
In new research on the physical behavior of cells undergoing allostatic changes due to local stress, researchers identify patterns that could lead to diagnosis... more
Genetic risk is associated with differences in gut microbiome  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Children with a high genetic risk of developing type 1 diabetes have different gut microbiomes than children with a low risk, according to a new study. The results suggest that... more
Prescription omega-3 fatty acid medications effectively lower high triglycerides  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Four grams per day of prescription omega-3 fatty acid medication effectively lower high triglyceride levels, but identification of secondary causes of high triglycerides, such as hypothyroidism and poorly managed type... more
Genetic risk for type 1 diabetes linked with distinct changes in gut microbiome  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Children with a high genetic risk of developing type 1 diabetes have different gut microbiomes than children with a low risk, according... more
A novel T-cell subset associated with type 1 diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A study has demonstrated that a recently described T-cell subset, so-called peripheral T helper cells, may have a role in the development of type 1 diabetes. The frequency of circulating... more
DIY tech gives people more freedom in managing diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
When Sam Mazaheri was 9, he was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. That means Sam's body makes little or no insulin, a hormone that turns food into energy. more
Novel T-cell subset may have a role in development of type 1 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
A study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland demonstrated that a recently described T-cell subset, so-called peripheral T helper cells, may... more
Medical News Today: Diabetes overtreatment seriously endangers health  MNT · 7 days
A large new study warns that many people with diabetes receive overly intensive treatments that increase their risk of hypoglycemia and associated events. more
Medical News Today: How diet can alter the gut, leading to insulin resistance  MNT · 1 week
A new study looks to mice and humans to find out more about the mechanisms through which diet can lead to insulin... more
Too much of a good thing can be dangerous, finds researchers investigating hypoglycemia  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
For people with diabetes, taking medications and monitoring their blood sugar is part of the rhythm of their daily lives. However, according... more
SBP2 deficiency in adipose tissue macrophages drives insulin resistance in obesity  Science Magazine · 1 week
Proinflammatory activation and accumulation of adipose tissue macrophages (ATMs) are associated with increased risk of insulin resistance in obesity. Here, we described the previously unidentified role... more
Type 2 diabetes and sleep problems in midlife women  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Hormone changes are known to alter insulin sensitivity and glucose metabolism, as well as interfere with women's sleep patterns. But little was known about the association between diabetes and sleep... more
Women with diabetes at greater risk for sleep disturbances  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Hormone changes are known to alter insulin sensitivity and glucose metabolism, as well as interfere with women's sleep patterns. more
Mice study suggests anti-cancer effect of ketogenic diet  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
It's well known that keeping blood glucose levels in check can help individuals avoid or manage diabetes, but new research led by biologists at The University of Texas at Dallas suggests that... more
Study highlights how high fat diet affects one component of gut immune system  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Researchers have discovered how our choice of diet can weaken our gut immune system and lead to the development of diabetes. more
High-fat diet and gut bacteria linked to insulin resistance  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers have discovered how our choice of diet can weaken our gut immune system and lead to the development of diabetes. more
Diabetes data analysis will lead to better blood sugar monitoring and insulin delivery  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The lives of people with Type 1 diabetes could be significantly enhanced through algorithms that connect glucose monitors and insulin pumps to... more
Diet with reduced carbohydrate content may be beneficial to patients with type 2 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Patients with type 2 diabetes improve their ability to regulate blood sugar levels if they eat food with a reduced... more
Finding ways to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes in mums  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
University of South Australia researchers are appealing for greater support mechanisms to help women diagnosed with gestational diabetes return to or maintain a healthy... more
Medical News Today: What to know about natural sweeteners  MNT · 2 weeks
Stevia, monk fruit, and erythritol are suitable natural sweeteners for people with diabetes and people following a ketogenic diet. Learn more here. more
Reduced carbohydrate intake improves type 2 diabetics' ability to regulate blood sugar  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Patients with type 2 diabetes improve their ability to regulate blood sugar levels if they eat food with a reduced carbohydrate content and an... more
Medical News Today: Could hormone infusions help people with obesity shed weight?  MNT · 2 weeks
A new 4-week study suggests that hormone infusions may help people with obesity and type 2 diabetes or prediabetes lose weight and improve glucose... more
Could hormone infusions help people with obesity shed weight?  MNT · 2 weeks
A new 4-week study suggests that hormone infusions may help people with obesity and type 2 diabetes or prediabetes lose weight and improve glucose levels. more
Potential genomics methods discover gene signature predicting type 1 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Using cutting-edge genomics methods a gene signature predicting type 1 diabetes was discovered. This signature is detectable already before the appearance of type 1 diabetes associated autoantibodies. more
Insulin affects the brain in more ways than previously believed  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A University at Albany neuroscientist is working to understand the connection between type 2 diabetes and memory processing diseases such as Alzheimer's – finding that insulin affects the... more
Study examines how evening use of alcohol, caffeine and nicotine affects sleep outcomes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Between 50 to 70 million Americans have a sleep disorder. Sleepless nights are associated with a number of adverse health outcomes including... more
New hormone injection aids weight loss in obese patients  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
An injection has helped reduce body weight and glucose levels in patients with diabetes and obesity in four weeks. more
New injection helps reduce body weight, glucose levels in patients with obesity  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
An injection has helped reduce body weight and glucose levels in patients with diabetes and obesity in four weeks. more
Whole body vibration helps reduce inflammation, thanks to the gut microbiome  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Whole body vibration appears to improve many symptoms of type II diabetes mellitus, wherein glucose and destructive inflammation shoots up. The procedure helps the body use... more
Whole body vibration adjusts the microbiome and immune cells to deter inflammation in diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
In the face of diabetes, a common condition in which glucose and levels of destructive inflammation soar, whole body vibration... more
Research presents strongest evidence of link between obesity and many diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A new study, led by Professor Elina Hyppönen from UniSA's Australian Centre for Precision Health, presents the strongest evidence yet of a causal relationship between obesity... more
Medical News Today: Why older adults need regular metabolic risk screening  MNT · 3 weeks
New guidelines recommend regular screening of older adults to assess metabolic risk of type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. more
Liver function may be important in Alzheimer’s disease risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A new study shows a strong link between altered liver function and the development of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). This correlates with recent data on the role played by diseases affecting... more
Early onset of menstruation associated with higher risk of type 2 diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Diabetes is a global health concern expected to affect 693 million people worldwide by 2045. It's been well documented how diet and exercise influence... more
'Sniff-cam' to detect disease by analyzing bad breath  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Having bad breath can mean someone ate a smelly lunch, but it could indicate that the person is sick. Various scent compounds have been linked to illnesses such as diabetes, lung cancer... more
Encapsulated Indian medicinal herb can reduce blood glucose levels in diabetic mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Extracts of the herb Withania coagulans, or Paneer dodi, are used in traditional Indian medicine. Although some healers claim that W. coagulans can help... more
Encapsulated Indian medicinal herb shows anti-diabetic properties in mice  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Extracts of the herb Withania coagulans, or Paneer dodi, are used in traditional Indian medicine. Although some healers claim that W. coagulans can help treat diabetes, the bitter-tasting plant hasn't... more
Regular screening can detect heart disease and diabetes earlier  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Measuring waistline, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood fats, and blood sugar during doctor visits can detect heart disease and diabetes earlier, according to a Clinical Practice Guideline issued today by the... more
Highly sensitive 'sniff-cam' to detect disease biomarkers  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Having bad breath can mean someone ate a smelly lunch, but it could indicate that the person is sick. Various scent compounds have been linked to illnesses such as diabetes, lung cancer and Parkinson's... more
'Sniff-cam' to detect disease  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Having bad breath can mean someone ate a smelly lunch, but it could indicate that the person is sick. Various scent compounds have been linked to illnesses such as diabetes, lung cancer and Parkinson's disease, leading scientists to develop technology... more
Women who begin menstruating at earlier age likely to develop type 2 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Diabetes is a global health concern expected to affect 693 million people worldwide by 2045. It's been well documented how diet and... more
SGLT-2 inhibitors do not increase the risk of UTIs in diabetics, concludes study  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A new study has shown that SGLT-2 inhibitors used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes do not increase the risk of... more
Study shows causal relationship between obesity and a wide range of diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A new study, led by Professor Elina Hyppönen from UniSA’s Australian Centre for Precision Health, presents the strongest evidence yet of a causal relationship... more
Plant-Based Diets Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes, Review Suggests  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 weeks
Plant-based dietary patterns — especially when they are enriched with healthful plant-based foods (such as fruits,... more
Researchers unlock the key to clearly identifying diseased beta cells in type 2 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, have unlocked the key to clearly identifying diseased beta... more
Asthma drug can inhibit changes in early stages of diabetic retinopathy  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
In a study published July 26 online in the journal Diabetes, physician-researchers from University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital and Case Western Reserve University School... more
Medical News Today: Diabetes: Could vitamin D supplements slow progression?  MNT · 4 weeks
Another study explores whether or not vitamin D might benefit people with diabetes or those at risk of developing it. This time, the results are positive. more
Medical News Today: Could eating local food reduce blood pressure and diabetes risk?  MNT · 4 weeks
The findings of a small-scale study show that buying local foods containing fewer additives could reduce blood pressure, abdominal fat, and diabetes... more
Vitamin D supplementation may slow diabetes progression  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Vitamin D supplementation may slow the progression of type 2 diabetes in newly diagnosed patients and those with prediabetes, according to a new study. more
Model to predict risk of low blood sugar in people with diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A new study identifies the risk factors that could help healthcare providers recognize patients being treated for diabetes who are most likely to have... more
Study reveals mechanism that may contribute to HIV-associated metabolic conditions  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
HIV-infected cells release vesicles that contain a viral protein called Nef, impairing cholesterol metabolism and triggering inflammation in uninfected bystander cells, according to a study published July 25... more
Short height, low education are traits of diabetic Nigerian women showing signs of dementia  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A joint survey by researchers from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Benue State University finds that short height and... more
EKF to showcase Lucica Glycated Albumin-L test for diabetes patient monitoring at AACC 2019  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, announces the availability of a liquid, enzymatic test for glycated albumin that... more
Researchers develop new predictive risk model for hypoglycemia  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A new study identifies the risk factors that could help healthcare providers recognize patients being treated for diabetes who are most likely to have low blood sugar. more
UC Davis researchers identify how diabetes increases risk of vascular diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A team of UC Davis Health scientists and physicians has identified a cellular connection between diabetes and one of its major complications - blood vessel narrowing... more
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