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Topic: Diabetes: Type II

10/12/2015

 

New Clues to How Gene Affects Women's Body Shape, Diabetes Risk
Study found variants determine where body fat is stored, regulation of fat cells

10/12/2015

 

Daily Glass of Wine May Boost Type 2 Diabetics' Heart Health
People who process alcohol slowly also saw improvements in blood sugar levels, study says

9/30/2015

 

Higher-Protein Diet May Help Some With Type 2 Diabetes
Study finds benefit for those with gene variant related to vitamin D metabolism

9/28/2015

 

Sweetened Drinks May Damage Heart, Review Finds
Added sugars raise risk of heart troubles, stroke, experts say

9/23/2015

 

Taking Blood Pressure Drugs at Night May Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
Study finds taking medication at night cut risk of blood sugar disorder in half

9/18/2015

 

Diabetes Should Be a Factor in Weight-Loss Surgery Decision: Study
Health costs decline if obese patients with type 2 get procedure soon after diagnosis, experts say

9/18/2015

 

Smoking Linked to Greater Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Study also found continual exposure to secondhand smoke raised chances of developing disease

9/17/2015

 

Sugary Drinks Often Part of Overall Poor Diet
Unhealthy eating, sweetened beverages may combine to raise diabetes risk, researchers say

9/16/2015

 

Pesticide Exposure Tied to Diabetes Risk
Review finds these chemicals may boost odds of blood sugar disease by about 60 percent

9/15/2015

 

Tight Control of Type 2 Diabetes May Help Prevent Dementia
Conversely, poor blood sugar control appears to increase risk of brain troubles, study finds

9/15/2015

 

Diabetes Takes a Toll on Women's Hearts
Studies find up to a 40 percent greater risk of coronary problems in females

9/10/2015

 

Short, Intense Workouts May Help Hearts of Type 2 Diabetics
This kind of exercise might also improve diabetes control, researchers say

9/9/2015

 

Can Eye Screening for Diabetic Kids Be Delayed a Bit?
Yearly exams for most with type 1 disease can wait until 5 years after diagnosis or age 15, whichever is later, researchers suggest

9/8/2015

 

Half of U.S. Adults Have Diabetes or High Risk of Getting It: Report
And many don't know they're flirting with the potentially fatal disease, researchers say

9/4/2015

 

More Evidence Weight-Loss Surgery Helps Fight Type 2 Diabetes
Bariatric procedures beat drug therapy in easing the disease over the long term, study found

9/2/2015

 

Younger Women With Diabetes More Vulnerable to Heart Attack: Study
Smoking another risk factor for this age group, researchers say

9/2/2015

 

Type 2 Diabetes Linked to More Alzheimer's Brain 'Tangles'
Obesity might also be behind the increase, researchers say

8/27/2015

 

Antibiotics Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Researchers don't know if the drugs signal developing disease, or contribute to it

8/27/2015

 

Even Short Bouts of Activity May Help Kids' Health
Three minutes every half hour for three hours lowered blood sugar levels, study says

8/24/2015

 

Exercise Best Bet Against Diabetes for College Graduates
Less educated need more help preventing and managing blood sugar disease, researcher says

8/21/2015

 

9 Factors You Can Control May Be Key to Alzheimer's Risk
Healthy lifestyle important but no guarantee against most common form of dementia, researchers find

8/18/2015

 

Diabetes Drug Might Also Help Some Patients Lose Weight
Researchers note higher dosage used in study isn't approved for treatment of blood sugar disease

8/14/2015

 

Type 2 Diabetes Linked to Language Problems in Women
But study only found association between insulin resistance and test that hints at brain health

8/8/2015

 

Parents of Kids With Diabetes Need to Plan for School Days
Only 30 states have laws ensuring children access to proper care

8/7/2015

 

Skipping Breakfast a Bad Idea for People with Type 2 Diabetes
Missing morning meal could raise blood sugar levels the rest of the day, study says

8/6/2015

 

Active As Teen, Free of Diabetes In Later Life?
Findings showed insulin resistance peaks in early adolescence, so exercise crucial during this period

8/5/2015

 

People With Type 2 Diabetes Do Benefit From Blood Sugar Checks
Study suggests monitoring at least twice a day helps people manage better

8/5/2015

 

Spicing Up Your Meals Might Extend Your Life
Regularly eating chili peppers, other hot foods linked to lower risk of death during study period

7/30/2015

 

Just 1 in 3 Seniors With Diabetes Has Disease Under Control
Blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels key to managing disease, experts say

7/27/2015

 

High Blood Sugar May Boost Alzheimer's Risk
Insulin resistance can inhibit signaling between brain cells and affect memory, study suggests

7/22/2015

 

High Soda Intake May Boost Diabetes Risk, Even Without Obesity
Daily sugary drink tied to 13 percent increased risk over a decade, study finds

7/22/2015

 

Low Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later
Risk was even greater if the person also had an unhealthy adult lifestyle, study found

7/20/2015

 

Impotence Linked to Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Middle-aged men with erectile dysfunction may be at even greater risk, study suggests

7/14/2015

 

New Drug May Help Diabetic Kidney Disease Patients
Patiromer appears to keep potassium levels in check, researchers say

7/9/2015

 

Uncontrolled Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk
Older patients with more disease complications have greater mental decline, Taiwan study says

7/9/2015

 

Only 1 in 10 Americans Eats Enough Fruits and Veggies: CDC
The foods help lower risk of illnesses such as obesity, heart disease and type 2 diabetes, expert says

7/8/2015

 

Type 2 Diabetes May Damage Thinking Skills: Study
Test performance declined noticeably in just two years

6/29/2015

 

Diabetes Rates Fall in Neighborhoods With Healthy Food, Parks and Gyms
Study suggests making these resources easily accessible, affordable might cut odds of disease

6/23/2015

 

Order in Which Food Is Eaten May Affect Type 2 Diabetics' Blood Sugar
Eating protein, vegetables and fat before carbohydrates might help, study says

6/18/2015

 

Exercise May Have Benefits Beyond Fitness in Type 2 Diabetes
Study finds aerobics or strength training can improve blood sugar levels, lower body fat and waist size

6/12/2015

 

Tight Food Budget Can Wreak Havoc on Diabetes Management
Study finds worse blood sugar control in those who worry about having enough to eat

6/3/2015

 

Tight Blood Sugar Control Helps the Heart in Type 2 Diabetes
But study showed it's not enough to prevent related deaths

6/1/2015

 

Could Type 2 Diabetes Shield Against ALS?
Study suggests a potential link, but researchers can't explain it

5/27/2015

 

More Evidence That High-Fiber Diet May Curb Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Effect might be largely due to weight loss linked to eating more grains and vegetables, experts say

5/20/2015

 

Bullied as a Kid, Obese as a Grown-up?
Study finds link between childhood victimization and adult health problems

5/19/2015

 

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors
Metabolic syndrome, which includes high blood pressure and obesity, increases with age, researchers say

5/18/2015

 

FDA Issues Warning for Type 2 Diabetes Drugs
SGLT2 inhibitors linked to potentially fatal condition called ketoacidosis

5/5/2015

 

Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Lower Diabetes Risk for Some
Wearing CPAP device eight hours a night improved blood sugar levels in study

5/4/2015

 

Diabetes Study Suggests a Little Extra Weight Tied to Longer Survival
But doctors stress that there isn't enough research yet back up that conclusion

5/1/2015

 

Dropping One Sugary Soda a Day Could Cut Diabetes Risk: Study
Drinking water, unsweetened tea or coffee instead lowered chances of blood sugar disease by 25 percent

4/29/2015

 

Better Diabetes Blood Sugar Management Leads to Fewer Eye Surgeries
Intensive therapy cut risk of needing a procedure in half, researchers report

4/15/2015

 

Depression Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk
Each threatens brain health, and combination is worse, study suggests

4/2/2015

 

More TV Time May Mean Higher Diabetes Risk, Study Finds
People with prediabetes were 3.4 percent more prone to get full-blown disease for every hour watched daily

3/25/2015

 

Study Ties Frequent Antibiotic Use to Higher Odds for Type 2 Diabetes
Data on 1 million people suggests a higher risk of the illness linked to changes in gut microbes

3/23/2015

 

Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Mexican-American Kids
Greater use of English and more non-Hispanic friends increased risk of disease, study finds

3/23/2015

 

Why Insulin Resistance May Be More Common in Men
Researchers say a protein in muscle might be culprit behind type 2 diabetes gender gap

3/23/2015

 

Latest Diabetes Care Guidelines Focus on Individual Approach
Blood sugar goals higher for some; Asian-Americans need screening at lower weights; statins for those over 40

3/23/2015

 

Medicaid Expansion Spotted Many Undiagnosed Diabetes Cases
Study finds changes under Affordable Care Act also made treatment available

3/19/2015

 

2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 Diabetes
Gestational diabetes, followed by weight gain after delivery significantly raise the risk, study finds

3/17/2015

 

Diabetes Groups Call for Greater Scrutiny of Insulin Pumps
American and European associations want more standardization of new technologies

3/13/2015

 

Could the Future Be Finger-Stick Free for Diabetics?
New devices make monitoring blood sugar easier, but needle not eliminated yet

3/12/2015

 

U.S. Doctors, CDC Join Forces in New Diabetes Prevention Effort
Getting the millions of Americans at risk for type 2 tested is the first step, experts say

3/6/2015

 

Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Boys born to women in their late 20s, early 30s appeared to have the lowest risk, study found

3/5/2015

 

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Large Finnish study found a nearly 50 percent increase in people taking cholesterol-lowering drugs

3/5/2015

 

Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain
And that sleep shortage may have implications for diabetes, study says

3/3/2015

 

Love Coffee? Your Heart May, Too
Three to five cups daily appeared to lower risk of clogged arteries, study says

3/2/2015

 

Any Exercise Is Good, But Higher-Intensity May Be Better
Brisk walking drops blood sugar more than a slower walk, study finds

2/26/2015

 

Get Checked for Diabetes While Getting Your Teeth Cleaned?
Study found testing blood from mouth was as accurate as finger prick at diagnosing condition

2/23/2015

 

Low Levels of Vitamin D Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Association was found even when people weren't overweight, researchers said

2/19/2015

 

Small Study Links Lack of Sleep to Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Experts say shortchanging nightly snooze affects hormone that controls blood sugar levels

2/10/2015

 

Blood Pressure Meds Lower Heart, Stroke Risks in Diabetics: Analysis
Patients did better even if they didn't actually have high blood pressure

1/15/2015

 

Eating Right Helps Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Women
Study confirms the value of an overall healthy diet

1/12/2015

 

Night Shift May Boost Black Women's Diabetes Risk, Study Finds
Odds are highest for younger women and those doing shift work for many years

1/12/2015

 

Are Seniors With Diabetes Overtreated?
Very tight blood sugar control can pose problems without benefits, study says

1/8/2015

 

Study Reinforces Link Between Low Birth Weight, Diabetes Risk
Possible reasons include insulin resistance, problems with blood vessel lining and high blood pressure

1/7/2015

 

High Blood Sugar in Heart Failure Patients May Point to Risk of Early Death
Even normal but slightly elevated levels can signal trouble, study notes

1/7/2015

 

PTSD May Raise Women's Risk for Diabetes
Obesity, antidepressants could play a role in the connection, study suggests

1/6/2015

 

Weight-Loss Surgery May Extend Lives, Study Finds
Results applied to older men and women, even with other health problems

12/29/2014

 

Poverty Makes Diabetes Care Tougher, Study Reports
Too little money for food, housing and medicine affects disease management

12/23/2014

 

Diabetes Drug Metformin Safe for Patients With Kidney Disease: Review
Alternative medications more costly, have more side effects, researchers say

12/23/2014

 

Nearly All Diabetics Should Be on Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: Experts
New guidelines from the American Diabetes Association recommend greater statin use

12/19/2014

 

Some Blood Types Might Raise Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study
But experts question value of finding when so many other risk factors for disease can be changed

12/17/2014

 

'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar
Focus should be on eating healthy foods rather than glycemic index, experts say

12/2/2014

 

Better Diet, Exercise Can Prevent Diabetes in Both Sexes, Study Finds
Taking blood sugar-lowering medications can also help, researchers say

12/1/2014

 

Midlife Diabetes Linked to Memory Problems Later
Blood sugar disorder associated with 19 percent greater decline in thinking skills, study reports

11/29/2014

 

Holiday Overindulgence Risky for People With Type 2 Diabetes
Carbohydrate-heavy meals can send blood sugar levels soaring, expert warns

11/28/2014

 

Holiday Eating Tips for People With Diabetes
Plan ahead and make exercise a part of your tradition, expert advises

11/25/2014

 

Yogurt Every Day May Help Keep Diabetes Away
Study found modest effect against the disease, but experts say overall healthy diet is still best approach

11/20/2014

 

Cost of Diabetes Care Keeps Climbing, Report Shows
Increases also seen for prediabetes, undiagnosed diabetes care

11/18/2014

 

Nearly 3 in 10 Americans With Diabetes Don't Know It: Study
Many had even seen a doctor in the past year, researchers report

11/14/2014

 

Sleep Apnea Linked to Kidney Disease Progression in Diabetics
Screening for sleep disorder could spot those at risk for more rapid loss of renal function, researchers say

11/6/2014

 

Weight-Loss Surgery Has Low Complication Rates, Study Finds
New research suggests gastric bypass as safe as appendix or gallbladder removal

11/3/2014

 

Weight-Loss Surgery Lowers Type 2 Diabetes Risk, Study Shows
Obese people who had gastric bypass, banding were 80 percent less likely to develop blood sugar disease

10/28/2014

 

Metformin Beats Other Type 2 Diabetes Drugs for First Treatment: Study
Researchers find this commonly used medication controls blood sugar for many

10/27/2014

 

Colleges Could Do More for Students With Chronic Ills, Study Finds
Only half of campus clinics felt they could handle diabetes care, and many don't identify students with needs

10/9/2014

 

Impotence Drug Might Counter Common Gene Mutation in Type 2 Diabetes: Study
But using yohimbine won't replace lifestyle changes as the cornerstone of treatment, experts say

10/7/2014

 

Screen Everyone Over 45 for Diabetes: U.S. Task Force
Members of independent panel of health experts say science now supports more aggressive testing

10/3/2014

 

Gout May Be Linked to Raised Diabetes Risk: Study
Women with this form of arthritis are more susceptible, researchers say

9/30/2014

 

Can Exercise Prevent Type 2 Diabetes? Your Genes May Be Key
Some obese people have DNA that makes it tougher for workouts to fend off the disease, study suggests

9/25/2014

 

Can All Work and No Play Make You Diabetic?
Blue-collar jobs of 55 hours a week or more might raise your risk, study says

9/25/2014

 

Obesity Isn't Sole Cause of Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers uncover new genetic mutations, other contributing factors

9/23/2014

 

Diabetes Rates Leveling Off in U.S.
After 20-year increase, cases have been tapering lately, but some groups still at risk: government report

9/22/2014

 

Diabetes Drug Metformin May Affect Thyroid in Some Patients
Medicine tied to lower thyroid-stimulating hormone levels in those with underactive thyroid

9/19/2014

 

Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study
But keeping blood pressure in check does, researchers say

9/19/2014

 

FDA Approves Another Weekly Injectable Drug for Type 2 Diabetes
Trulicity helps lower blood sugar levels when used alone or with other medications, agency says

9/19/2014

 

Trulicity Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
New drug helps regulate blood sugar

9/12/2014

 

Combo Diabetes Therapy Outperforms Other Treatments, Study Finds
Patients with type 2 disease were less likely to gain weight, suffer dangerous drops in blood sugar levels

9/11/2014

 

Scientists Unlock a Key to Cell Stress
Stressed cells can halt protein production, which could could shed light on diseases like Alzheimer's and ALS

9/10/2014

 

Statins May Help Prevent Diabetes-Related Nerve Damage, Study Finds
Cholesterol-lowering drugs might protect against damage to small blood vessels, researchers report

9/2/2014

 

Obesity Fueling Rise in Diabetes Rates, Study Finds
Increase was greater for men, yet only about half could be explained by excess weight

8/21/2014

 

Low Birth Weights May Put Black Women at Risk for Diabetes
Study found association regardless of their current weight

8/13/2014

 

40 Percent of Americans Will Develop Diabetes, CDC Projects
Rates for black women and Hispanics even higher at 50 percent

8/6/2014

 

Coaching May Help Diabetics Battle Depression, Disease Better
Study found mental health sessions allowed patients to manage blood sugar levels more effectively

8/5/2014

 

Cholesterol Drugs' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects, Review Finds
But long-term use of statins may raise odds of diabetes among people with risk factors, experts say

8/4/2014

 

Poor People With Diabetes Much More Likely to Lose a Limb: Study
Most amputations are preventable with earlier treatment, researchers note

8/1/2014

 

FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug
Jardiance works by boosting excretion of sugar from the kidneys, agency says

7/25/2014

 

Study Links Shift Work to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers cite many possible reasons for the effect, including hormonal changes

7/22/2014

 

High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics
Risk even greater for people whose diabetes isn't well-controlled, study finds

7/21/2014

 

Waistlines of U.S. Kids Seem to Be Holding Steady, Study Finds
But too many children and teens remain obese, experts say

7/21/2014

 

No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults
And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds

7/16/2014

 

Protein Temporarily Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Mice
Scientists report that injection lowered blood sugar levels, improved insulin insensitivity

7/11/2014

 

Saliva Test Might Someday Replace Needle Prick for Diabetics
But device is still a long way from use by people

7/3/2014

 

Insulin Pumps May Outperform Daily Injections for Type 2 Diabetes: Study
6-month blood sugar control was better with the devices compared to needles, researchers say

6/30/2014

 

FDA Approves Inhaled Diabetes Medication
Afrezza is taken at mealtimes, along with long-acting insulin or standard diabetes pills

6/20/2014

 

Shortage of Doctors Who Treat Diabetes Looming
There are already too few specialists treating hormone disorders, expert says

6/19/2014

 

U.S. Health Snapshots: Insurance Coverage Expands, but Gaps Remain
Federal reports capture nation's pre-Obamacare health status and health-care coverage

6/16/2014

 

Diabetes Distress Is Distinct From Depression, Researchers Say
New studies look at the emotional fallout from type 1 and type 2 disease

6/12/2014

 

Blacks May Respond Better Than Whites to Diabetes Drug Metformin
In study, medicine seemed to do more to help black patients manage their blood sugar

6/10/2014

 

Insulin Use, Out-of-Pocket Costs Way Up for Type 2 Diabetes
Study questions value of insulin analogs, but U.S. diabetes expert says they're cost-effective

6/10/2014

 

Insulin-Metformin Combo Tied to Poorer Survival in Diabetes Study
Other experts dispute the study's conclusions

6/10/2014

 

Gene May Boost Chances of Type 2 Diabetes for Latinos
Study finds a fivefold increase in risk, but doesn't prove cause-and-effect

6/6/2014

 

Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Diabetes, Research Suggests
Up to 30 percent higher chance of developing blood sugar disease seen in study, but findings aren't conclusive

6/3/2014

 

1 in 10 Heart Attack Patients May Have Undiagnosed Diabetes
Recognizing and treating the disease early may prevent cardiovascular complications, study author says

6/3/2014

 

Take Heart: Mediterranean Diet Combats Type 2 Diabetes, Study Says
It's especially beneficial to those at risk of heart disease, researcher contends

5/30/2014

 

Diabetes Drug May Spur Weight Loss in Obese Nondiabetics
One-third who took Victoza lost 10 percent of body weight, researchers say

5/29/2014

 

Diabetics Fare Worse After Heart Surgery, Study Finds
Poorer results, higher costs seen in heart bypass patients with blood sugar disease

5/28/2014

 

Obesity Crisis Has Scaled Even the Himalayas
Rates in remote mountain villages are five times higher than two decades ago

5/21/2014

 

Ultrasound Trumps CT Scan for Diagnosing Kidney Stones in Study
Researchers cite lower cost, less radiation

5/5/2014

 

Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds
Increase in type 1 diabetes especially baffling to experts

4/29/2014

 

Type 2 Diabetes May Shrink the Brain, Study Suggests
Loss of gray matter can lead to dementia, experts say

4/25/2014

 

Could More Coffee Lower Your Odds for Diabetes?
Yes, says study, but experts note there are better ways to reduce the risk

4/22/2014

 

Low Blood Sugar May Affect Heartbeat in People With Diabetes
Study found abnormal rhythms when blood sugar dipped at night in people with type 2 disease

4/16/2014

 

Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults
But at the same time, rates of diabetes have more than tripled, researchers report

4/15/2014

 

FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug
Tanzeum is injected once a week and appears to help control blood sugar levels, agency says

4/14/2014

 

Clues to Type 2 Diabetes Discovered on Mount Everest
Study found low oxygen levels in healthy people at high altitudes led to increase in signs of insulin resistance

4/14/2014

 

Nearly 10 Percent of U.S. Adults Now Have Diabetes: Study
Researchers found a nationwide rise of the disease since late 1980s, and a parallel rise in obesity

4/10/2014

 

A Doctor's 'People Skills' Affects Patients' Health
Comfortable relationship can be as beneficial as statins for heart problems, study finds

4/9/2014

 

Obesity-Related Enzyme Targeted in Mouse Study
Findings suggest new way to prompt body to burn extra energy

4/7/2014

 

Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study
Losing weight while young may help kids lower future health care expenses, researcher says

4/4/2014

 

Diabetes Tied to Higher Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Study
But it's not always clear which disease comes first, researchers say

4/3/2014

 

Exercise, Diet May Help 'Pre-Diabetics' Dodge Heart Disease Death
Study followed Chinese people with high blood sugar for more than two decades

3/31/2014

 

More Evidence Weight-Loss Surgery Helps People With Diabetes
One-third of gastric-bypass patients kept type 2 diabetes under control without meds during three-year study

3/31/2014

 

Diabetes Treatment Falls Short as Heart Failure Drug in Study
Metformin does not have protective effect on left ventricle, researchers say

3/31/2014

 

Stronger Muscles May Mean Better Health for Kids
Study of 6th-graders links greater strength to lower risk for heart disease

3/25/2014

 

Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble
Study finds weight gain increases odds for heart disease, diabetes

3/19/2014

 

Diabetes in Middle Age May Cause Memory Problems Later
Study also found that high blood pressure has similar impact

3/17/2014

 

Coordinated Care Helps Elderly With Chronic Diseases
Odds of complications, hospital admissions lower when patients see fewer doctors, says study

3/10/2014

 

Elderly Diabetes Patients on Insulin Most Vulnerable to Low-Blood-Sugar Trouble
Study found they were more than twice as likely to end up in ER, five times more likely to be hospitalized

3/7/2014

 

Are All Home-Based Blood Sugar Tests Equal?
FDA takes steps to eliminate potential risks for people with diabetes

3/7/2014

 

Some Helpful Hints When Monitoring Blood Sugar
For starters, wash your hands before you test, experts say

2/26/2014

 

Study Sees No Evidence Linking Diabetes Drugs With Pancreatic Cancer
But FDA assessment calls for further look at injectable type-2 treatments

2/25/2014

 

Diabetes Boosts Stroke Risk for Women, But Not Men: Study
Research finds big gender gap, which one doctor believes is tied to better treatment for men

2/12/2014

 

Obesity's Link to Type 2 Diabetes Not So Clear-Cut: Study
Most participants developed condition after being overweight for years, not after large recent gain

2/11/2014

 

Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids
These babies could be at increased risk of diabetes later in life, study suggests

2/11/2014

 

Metformin Use Doesn't Cut Incidence of Bladder Cancer
No reduction in risk with increasing duration of metformin use relative to sulfonylureas

2/10/2014

 

Scientists Spot 7 New Regions of DNA Tied to Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers suggest their findings could lead to the development of new treatments for the disease

2/10/2014

 

Yogurt Intake Linked With Lower Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Consumption of low-fat, fermented dairy products associated with decreased risk of type 2 diabetes

2/10/2014

 

Is Technology Creating a World of Sickly Couch Potatoes?
Study found people in emerging nations with TVs, computers and cars more likely to be obese, have diabetes

2/7/2014

 

Circulating MicroRNAs Linked to Type 2 Diabetes
Levels of circulating miRNAs change with metformin; insulin infusion during clamp

2/7/2014

 

Experimental 'Implanted Insulin' Device Seeks to Control Blood Sugar Levels
The hope: to eliminate daily injections for those with diabetes, but much testing remains to be done

2/6/2014

 

Could Low-Fat Yogurt Help Ward Off Diabetes?
British study also found reduced risk with other fermented dairy products

2/4/2014

 

Intensive BP Reduction Doesn't Prevent Cognitive Decline
Findings in older patients with existing type 2 diabetes mellitus

1/31/2014

 

Intensive Lifestyle Reverses Glucose Abnormalities in Youth
Findings based on youth participating in the Yale Bright Bodies Healthy Lifestyle Program

1/29/2014

 

Smartphone Apps for Diabetes: Do They Really Work?
You can use them to count carbs, log blood sugar, but users say they're no substitute for patient knowledge and a doctor's care

1/27/2014

 

Circulating Uric Acid May Play Protective Role in Obesity
Affects non-enzymatic antioxidant capacity, markers of oxidative stress, but not insulin sensitivity

1/24/2014

 

Type 2 Diabetes Is Often a Family Affair
Study suggests if one spouse has the illness, the odds are raised that the other will develop diabetes, too

1/24/2014

 

Adults With Diabetes Need a Flu Shot: Experts
Large Canadian study finds people with diabetes are more likely to get sick from flu, be hospitalized

1/17/2014

 

Genetic Factors Conferring Diabetes Don't Affect Progression
Increased rate of diabetes progression associated with increased triacylglyceride, low HDL

1/16/2014

 

J-Shaped Link for BMI and Mortality in Incident T2DM
Association J-shaped for all participants, smokers; linear for never smokers

1/15/2014

 

As Weight Rises in People With Diabetes, So Does Death Risk: Study
Notion that obesity might offer protection is a myth, researchers say

1/8/2014

 

Farxiga Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Along with diet and exercise

1/8/2014

 

FDA Approves Farxiga for Type 2 Diabetes
To be used along with proper diet and exercise

1/6/2014

 

Mediterranean Diet Alone May Lower Diabetes Risk
Key ingredient of study: use of extra-virgin olive oil, not calorie counting or exercise

1/2/2014

 

Study: Kids With ADHD, Aggression May Benefit From 2nd Med
Modest improvements in violent behavior noted with addition of antipsychotic drug

12/30/2013

 

High Fiber, Fruit/Vegetable Intake Cuts Stroke Risk in T2DM
Linked to reduced risk of stroke, not coronary heart disease, in Japanese with type 2 diabetes

12/23/2013

 

Keep the Holidays Merry for Kids With Diabetes
Parents should monitor their child's blood sugar more often, but don't be too restrictive, expert says

12/16/2013

 

Increased Mortality, Morbidity With Young-Onset T2DM
Increased hazard for death; more cardiovascular deaths compared to T1DM with similar age of onset

12/16/2013

 

Diabetes Drug Metformin Tied to Slight Weight Loss in Obese Kids
But, experts say drug isn't meant for that use, while diet and exercise have proven effective

12/16/2013

 

Diabetes Drugs Affect Hearts of Men, Women Differently
Metformin made men's heart metabolism worse, study found

12/13/2013

 

Insulin Sensitizers Linked With Reduced Risk of Cancer in Women
In women with type 2 diabetes, thiazolidinediones found particularly protective

12/13/2013

 

Race Affects Risk of Dementia in Older Diabetes Patients
Age-adjusted risk of dementia highest among Native-Americans and African-Americans

12/11/2013

 

Duration of Diabetes Impacts Outcomes at Any Age
For given age group, longer duration of diabetes linked to increased rates of each outcome

12/10/2013

 

Heartening Drop in Diabetes Complications Seen Among Seniors
But low blood sugar, a side effect of treatment, remains a concern, study authors say

12/9/2013

 

Type 2 Diabetes Might Raise Risk of Liver Cancer
But odds for malignancy are low; study found stronger connection for some minorities

12/6/2013

 

Some Diabetes Drugs May Affect Cancer Risk in Women: Study
'Insulin sensitizers' tied to lower odds of developing cancer when compared to other type of medication

12/2/2013

 

Diabetes, Cardiac Risk Up for Metabolically Healthy Obese
Risk of incident diabetes, cardiovascular disease also up for metabolically unhealthy normal weight

11/21/2013

 

Flavonoid Intake Inversely Linked to Type 2 Diabetes
Large European cohort shows inverse correlation, particularly for flavanols, flavonols

11/20/2013

 

'Healthy' Obesity May Still Carry Higher Health Risks
Researchers found greater odds of developing heart conditions, diabetes despite lack of symptoms

11/18/2013

 

Could Elite Athletes Have Lower Risk for Diabetes?
Small study of Finnish men found protective effect, especially with endurance sports

11/18/2013

 

New Study Paints Grim Health Picture for Obese Teens
Doctors should inform families about short- and long-term consequences, researcher says

11/15/2013

 

Lower Glucose Threshold for T2DM Prevention Ups Costs
For the conventional benchmark of $50,000 per QALY, a threshold of 105 mg/dL is cost-effective

11/14/2013

 

Testing for Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Should Be Routine, Experts Say
New guidelines from the Endocrine Society aim to detect cases early, get treatment started

11/13/2013

 

Less Brown Adipose Tissue in Asians May Underlie Metabolic Risk
Lower resting energy expenditure, non-shivering thermogenesis in Asians versus white Caucasians

11/13/2013

 

Needle-Free 'Breathalyzer' for Daily Diabetes Testing Shows Promise
But first, device must undergo clinical studies

11/12/2013

 

Could Low 'Brown Fat' Levels Be Tied to Higher Diabetes Risk?
Small study compared effects of this type of body fat in men

11/12/2013

 

Meat Products Could Raise Diabetes Risk: Study
But more research is needed to confirm the findings

11/11/2013

 

ASN: Bardoxolone Methyl No Benefit in T2DM, Stage 4 CKD
Trial stopped early due to increased rate of cardiovascular events with bardoxolone methyl

11/11/2013

 

ASN: ACE Inhibitor Plus ARB No Benefit in Diabetic Nephropathy
Increased risk of hyperkalemia and acute kidney injury; safety concerns resulted in early end to trial

11/7/2013

 

Metformin Little Benefit for CHD Patients Without Diabetes
No effect on mean distal carotid intima-media thickness for coronary heart disease patients

11/5/2013

 

Iron Status Predicts Prognosis in Patients With T2DM, CAD
Low and high serum ferritin, high serum soluble transferrin receptor levels predict poor prognosis

11/1/2013

 

Fruit, Veggie Intake Has No Impact on Insulin Resistance
No difference in insulin resistance for overweight adults eating one to two, four, seven portions/day

10/31/2013

 

Epilepsy Often Hand-in-Hand With Other Health Problems: CDC
Doctors, patients share responsibility for preventing and treating co-occurring conditions, experts say

10/28/2013

 

Clinical Pharmacists Can Aid Patients With Uncontrolled T2DM
Case study involved wheelchair-bound 64-year-old man with hemoglobin A1c of 10 percent

10/24/2013

 

Race/Ethnicity Has No Impact on Long-Term Mortality in T2DM
Long-term risk of death and death/MI/stroke does not vary with race/ethnicity

10/24/2013

 

Early Periods May Signal Greater Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests
Obesity alone doesn't explain the findings, researchers say

10/23/2013

 

More Weight Loss, T2DM Remission With Bariatric Surgery
For obese patients, higher remission rates of T2DM, metabolic syndrome versus non-surgical treatment

10/21/2013

 

Phentermine, Topiramate Reduce Progression to T2DM
Significant weight loss with extended-release tx for those with prediabetes/metabolic syndrome

10/16/2013

 

Lifestyle Changes Cut Diabetes Risk in High-Risk Patients
Limited evidence of benefits of comprehensive intervention for patients diagnosed with T2DM

10/14/2013

 

Lifestyle Advice Should Be Similar With/Without Diabetes
Benefits from healthy diet may be greater in those with diabetes, but associations are similar

10/11/2013

 

Higher Magnesium Intake May Lower Diabetes Risk
May be particularly beneficial in offsetting risk of developing diabetes among those at high risk

10/8/2013

 

Daytime Sleepiness Predicts Hypoglycemia in Diabetes
Findings based on self-reported information from elderly patients with type 2 diabetes

10/8/2013

 

Tom Hanks Has Type 2 Diabetes
He'd been dealing with elevated blood sugar levels for more than 20 years

10/8/2013

 

Very Preterm Birth, Macrosomia Up Women's Diabetes Risk
Moderate preterm and low birth weight babies do not increase T2DM risk over long-term

10/4/2013

 

Poor Sleep Habits Linked With Chronic Diseases, Study Says
Too much shuteye may be even more damaging than too little

9/30/2013

 

EASD: Rich Breakfast Improves Glycemic Control in Diabetes
Big breakfast high in protein and fat better than small breakfast

9/30/2013

 

EASD: Overweight Tied to Lower Mortality in Older T2DM Patients
But also increases the risk of cardiovascular events

9/30/2013

 

EASD: First-Line Sulfonylureas Associated With Higher Mortality
Higher mortality in diabetes with sulfonylureas monotherapy compared with metformin

9/26/2013

 

Could Obesity Help Older People With Type 2 Diabetes?
Study found heavier seniors had lower death risk but higher disease risk, with reasons uncertain

9/26/2013

 

Big Breakfast May Be Best for Diabetes Patients
Study found morning meal rich in protein, fat actually curbed hunger, helped control blood sugar levels

9/20/2013

 

Metformin May Increase Risk of Cognitive Impairment
Calcium supplementation may ameliorate this risk

9/20/2013

 

Blood 'Marker' May Predict Diabetes Risk in Older Women
Study found lower levels of the protein in women with lifestyle factors linked to type 2 disease

9/18/2013

 

Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Best in Those With High HbA1c
Such care is not cost-effective in patients with HbA1c <7.0 percent

9/17/2013

 

New Understanding of Racial Disparities and Diabetes
Similar rates of disease-related deaths found in study

9/17/2013

 

Detection Bias May Explain Raised Bladder CA Risk in T2DM
Increased risk in first year after diagnosis limited to those with fewest doc visits in previous two years

9/16/2013

 

Cinnamon Cuts Blood Glucose Levels in Diabetes Patients
But no significant effect on glycosylated hemoglobin; dose and duration of therapy are unclear

9/13/2013

 

4 Factors Predict Diabetes Remission After Surgery: Study
Scoring system could help determine if weight-loss procedure will help control disease in obese patients

9/13/2013

 

Advanced Glycation Products in Diet Tied to Insulin Resistance
AGEs only affected by cooking; unaffected by moderate fructose intake

9/13/2013

 

Score Predicts Diabetes Remission After Gastric Bypass
Score, based on four preoperative characteristics, predicts probability of early remission

9/12/2013

 

Even Younger Women With Diabetes May Face Higher Odds for Heart Disease
Finding was independent of women's other risk factors in early study

9/10/2013

 

Measures of Glucose and its Variability Are Inter-Related
HbA1C, glycated albumin closely correlated, linked with retinopathy, nephropathy; only HbA1c tied to CVD

9/5/2013

 

Novel Metabolic Regulator May Benefit Obesity and Diabetes
Variant of FGF21 demonstrates beneficial effects on weight, insulin, and lipids

9/4/2013

 

ESC: DPP-4 Inhibitors Don't Reduce Cardio Risk in T2DM
Two studies demonstrate no difference versus placebo for saxagliptin, alogliptin

9/3/2013

 

New Drug Shows Promise for Type 2 Diabetes
It appears to improve blood fat levels and may aid weight loss, researchers report

8/30/2013

 

Eating More Fruits Linked to Lower Diabetes Risk
Consuming more fruit juice associated with higher diabetes risk

8/30/2013

 

Whole Fruits Tied to Lower Diabetes Risk
But fruit juices appeared to raise risk for type 2 disease in long-term study

8/29/2013

 

Urine Test May Show Risk of Mental Decline in People With Type 2 Diabetes
Samples consistently containing protein tied to slowed information processing among older adults

8/28/2013

 

In Type 2 Diabetes, Gut May 'Taste' Sugar Differently
Small study suggests people with condition absorb glucose more rapidly

8/27/2013

 

Gene Variant Linked to Heart Disease in Type 2 Diabetes
Variant associated with glutamic acid metabolism

8/27/2013

 

Study May Explain Why Some Obese People Don't Get Diabetes
Relatively low level of inflammation may hold the key, researchers say

8/26/2013

 

Intestinal Sweet Taste Receptors Disordered in Diabetes
In acute hyperglycemia, T1R2 transcript levels down in healthy individuals, up in diabetes

8/22/2013

 

Antipsychotic Use Among Youth Ups Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Elevated risk seen during first year of use; risk increases with increasing cumulative dose

8/22/2013

 

Brain Atrophy Seen in Patients With Diabetes
Cortical atrophy in T2DM similar to patterns seen in preclinical Alzheimer's disease

8/21/2013

 

Antipsychotic Drugs May Triple Kids' Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests
This class of drugs is increasingly used to treat children with ADHD, depression

8/20/2013

 

Score Predicts 10-Year Risk of Dementia in Type 2 Diabetes
Score includes presence of diabetic foot disease, age, education, depression, and vascular disease

8/20/2013

 

Simple Test May Spot Dementia Risk in Seniors With Diabetes
Scoring system based on risk factors predicted who would develop brain disease a decade later

8/16/2013

 

Mediterranean Diet May Help Thwart Type 2 Diabetes, Study Finds
Low-carb diets also were associated with reduced risk

8/15/2013

 

Depression Linked to Cognitive Decline in Type 2 Diabetes
Over 40-months, patients with depression showed greater cognitive decline on multiple tests

8/14/2013

 

Depression in Diabetes Patients Linked to Dementia, Study Finds
Researchers say type 2 disease with depression associated with greater mental declines

8/14/2013

 

Novel Soy Germ Pasta Improves Gastric Emptying Time
Findings in patients with type 2 diabetes, compared to consumption of regular pasta

8/13/2013

 

Mediterranean Diet Reduces Stroke Risk in Some People
Counteracts effect of gene variant associated with increased glucose and lipids

8/12/2013

 

Diet Choices May Help Diabetics Stave Off Kidney Disease
Fruit, protein and moderate alcohol intake tied to lower risk of chronic disease in study

8/7/2013

 

High Blood Sugar Levels Tied to Small Increases in Dementia Risk
Elevated blood glucose may harm the brain, even in people without diabetes, researchers say

8/5/2013

 

Metformin May Lower Risk of Prostate Cancer Death, Researchers Say
Diabetic men using the drug had higher survival rates in cancer study

8/1/2013

 

No MI Rate Advantage for Aggressive T2DM Glucose Control
More aggressive strategies do not reduce rate of myocardial infarction or preserve renal function

7/31/2013

 

Severe Hypoglycemia Ups Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes
Meta-analysis of cohort studies shows severe hypoglycemia linked with cardiovascular disease

7/31/2013

 

Low Blood Sugar Levels May Pose Heart Risks for Diabetics, Review Suggests
The findings were based on six prior studies

7/31/2013

 

Severe Hypoglycemia Common in Type 2 Diabetes
Highest risk for those with near-normal or very poor glycemic control

7/30/2013

 

In Mice, Diabetes Drug Metformin Tied to Longer, Healthier Lives
Study corroborates other research showing the drug may have benefits beyond diabetes care

7/29/2013

 

Diabetes Doesn't Seem to Affect Alzheimer's Disease Progression
Study looked at seniors' blood sugar tests along with their brain scans

7/29/2013

 

Genetic Risk Score Linked to Increased Risk of Diabetes
Also linked to declines in glucose control and beta-cell function

7/24/2013

 

People With Diabetes May Face Higher Disability Risk
Analysis finds they are roughly 50 percent more likely to have trouble with walking, daily self-care

7/22/2013

 

Skipping Breakfast a Recipe for Heart Disease, Study Finds
Men who miss morning meal much more likely to suffer heart attack, research shows

7/19/2013

 

Diabetes-Linked Amputations Declining, Study Finds
Although disease rates are rising, orthopedic treatments have improved, experts say

7/19/2013

 

Weight Loss May Help Thwart Diabetes
Overweight study patients who shed pounds through lifestyle changes kept full-blown disease at bay

7/17/2013

 

Gastric Surgery in Diabetes Changes Stimulus Response
Surgery improves glucose tolerance but worsens endogenous glucose production

7/17/2013

 

Black Kids With Diabetes Less Likely to Get Eye Exams
Diabetic children at higher risk for retinopathy, which can lead to blindness, studies show

7/15/2013

 

Early Diabetes Signs Often Missed in Alzheimer's Patients
Study uncovered high blood sugar levels in many participants

7/15/2013

 

AAIC: Metformin Treatment Linked to Lower Dementia Risk
Initiating treatment with sulfonylureas, thiazolidinediones, and insulin does not lower risk

7/15/2013

 

Diabetes Drug May Protect the Brain
Study found patients taking metformin were 20 percent less likely to develop dementia

7/10/2013

 

Development of New Diabetes Drug Halted by Maker
Failure of aleglitazar might affect FDA deliberations on whether to ease restrictions on similar drug Avandia

7/9/2013

 

Most Statin Users Won't Have Major Side Effects
However, large review found 9 percent higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes

7/7/2013

 

Breast Milk Supply May Be Linked to Insulin Production: Study
Findings could have implications for prediabetic mothers, researchers say

7/3/2013

 

Prior Hyperglycemia Limits the Effects of Exercise in Diabetes
Pretraining glucose levels influence the effect of exercise on glycemic control in type 2 diabetes

7/1/2013

 

Diabetic Retinopathy Severity Inversely Tied to Cognition
Lower cognitive impairment scores, less dementia for patients with no/mild retinopathy

7/1/2013

 

Pain Reliever Lowers Blood Sugar in Type 2 Diabetics, Study Says
But side effects of aspirin-like drug warrant further study

6/28/2013

 

South Asian Men May Need More Exercise to Stay Healthy: Study
Researchers in Scotland compared their risk of diabetes to that of white men

6/25/2013

 

Exercise Alone May Help Those With Type 2 Diabetes
Small study found it helped even if no other lifestyle changes were made

6/25/2013

 

Diet-Exercise Combo Doesn't Cut Heart Risks in Type 2 Diabetes Patients
But study of overweight patients found lifestyle changes may prevent complications such as kidney failure, eye damage

6/19/2013

 

Secondhand Smoke Exposure Tied to Increased Diabetes Risk
Increased rate of type 2 diabetes in women with childhood, adulthood secondhand smoke exposure

6/19/2013

 

Depression in Women Tied to Diabetes, Cardiac Risk Factors
Correlation between depressive symptoms and BMI, insulin levels and resistance, C-reactive protein

6/18/2013

 

Could Catching Up on Sleep Lower Your Diabetes Risk?
Early study supports weekend power sleeping

6/17/2013

 

Skipping Breakfast May Raise Diabetes Risk
Overweight women who ate morning meal had lower blood sugar, better insulin response in small study

6/17/2013

 

Initiating Statins Linked to Increased Risk of T2DM
Increased risk persists after adjustment; seen after initiation of simvastatin and atorvastatin

6/17/2013

 

Increasing Red Meat Intake Ups Future Risk of T2DM
Increase of 0.5 servings/day linked to 48 percent increased risk in pooled analysis of three cohorts

6/17/2013

 

Red Meat Linked to Increased Diabetes Risk
Large study finds higher consumption increases risk, but experts are at odds with findings

6/12/2013

 

Short Strolls After Meals May Lower Diabetes Risk
Walking 15 minutes three times a day was better for blood sugar levels than one 45-minute walk, small study found

6/10/2013

 

Depression, Antidepressant Use Linked to Future CVD Risk
For participants with type 2 diabetes, correlation seen with development of CVD risk over four years

6/10/2013

 

Estrone Levels Predict Incident Type 2 Diabetes in Men
Findings based on analyses of men participating in the Framingham Heart Study generation 2

6/10/2013

 

Low Blood Sugar May Raise Dementia Risk in Diabetics: Study
Overly aggressive glucose control might backfire in older patients, findings suggest

6/7/2013

 

Even Mild Weight Loss May Lower Diabetes Risk in Obese Teens
Study worked with adolescents and their families to boost activity, healthy eating

6/7/2013

 

Higher Vitamin D Linked to Reduced Diabetes Risk
Analysis pools results from 21 studies

6/6/2013

 

Low Breast-Feeding Rate Linked to Early Deaths, Illnesses: Study
Cost to U.S. is $17 billion a year, researchers say, but experts question findings

6/4/2013

 

Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Moderately Obese, Too
It reduces symptoms of type 2 diabetes, studies found, but surgical risks exist

5/24/2013

 

Could Statins Raise Diabetes Risk?
Some popular brands associated with high blood sugar levels in study, but odds of problems are low

5/23/2013

 

Studies Discuss Complications of Type 2 Diabetes in Youth
Series of studies, editorials discuss complications, including retinopathy, cardiovascular disease

5/23/2013

 

Type 2 Diabetes Progresses Faster in Kids, Study Finds
High blood pressure, other complications seen in adolescence

5/22/2013

 

Fish Oil Pills Might Cut Diabetes Risk, Researchers Say
Higher blood levels of a beneficial hormone seen in those who took the omega-3 supplements

5/21/2013

 

Depression May Raise Low Blood Sugar Risk in Diabetics
Experts say biological changes or a lack of interest in self-care might be to blame

5/20/2013

 

Body Fat Reduction Best Predicts Exercise-Induced HbA1c Change
Improved fitness also highly predictive of HbA1c changes in response to exercise

5/8/2013

 

Money Motivates Weight Loss -- One Step at a Time
Obese adults embrace walking program to avoid hike in insurance premiums, study finds

5/7/2013

 

For Men, Obesity in Youth Ups Cardiometabolic Risk by Age 55
Young obese men have increased risks, including type 2 diabetes, venous thromboembolism

4/30/2013

 

How Weight-Loss Surgery Improves Diabetes Control
Key hormones, amino acids altered during digestion, study finds

4/25/2013

 

Hormone Shows Potential as Diabetes Treatment in Mice
But it's too soon to think of trying it with humans, researchers say

4/25/2013

 

One 12-Ounce Sweet Drink a Day Ups Risk of T2DM 22 Percent
Association for sweet drinks persists, even after adjustment for energy intake, body mass index

4/24/2013

 

Diabetes Self-Care Improves Slowly, U.S. Report Finds
But nearly half of patients aren't meeting goals for blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol

4/18/2013

 

NH-proBNP Strongly Predicts Cardiac Mortality in T2DM
Increased risk also seen in patients with only slightly elevated levels and without preexisting CV disease

4/15/2013

 

Factors Weighing in on Long-Term Diabetes Survival Studied
Those able to survive more than 40 years are likely to have better glycemic, BP, lipid control

4/11/2013

 

Calorie Reduction, Not Bypass Surgery, Ups Diabetes Control
Reduced calorie diet in absence of surgery has larger effect than after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

4/9/2013

 

BMI at T2DM Diagnosis Has U-Shaped Link With Mortality
Normal weight, obese patients have significantly increased mortality risk versus overweight

4/9/2013

 

Could Coffee Bean Extract Help Control Blood Sugar?
Small study suggests supplement might help, but diabetes expert is skeptical

4/8/2013

 

Risk of Comorbidities Up With Hypoglycemia in T2DM
Risk of cardiovascular events, hospitalization, mortality up with mild, severe hypoglycemia

4/8/2013

 

Mercury Exposure Linked to Raised Diabetes Risk
Researchers suggest selecting seafood known to have lower levels of the metal

4/4/2013

 

Primary Care Model Ups African Americans' Glycemic Control
Education, coaching, medication intensification approach beneficial in type 2 diabetes

4/4/2013

 

Brisk Walking Equals Running for Heart Health: Study
Distance rather than speed reaps the benefits, researchers say

4/2/2013

 

Study Suggests Link Between Hormone Melatonin and Type 2 Diabetes
Experts find an association, but aren't recommending supplementation

4/1/2013

 

New Drug Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Invokana blocks reabsorption of glucose by the kidneys

4/1/2013

 

New Drug Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Invokana blocks reabsorption of glucose by the kidneys

4/1/2013

 

Diabetes Care for African-Americans Can Be Improved
Review shows health care-promoted interventions have potential to improve quality of T2DM care

3/29/2013

 

FDA Approves 1st in New Class of Type 2 Diabetes Drugs
Invokana works by blocking reabsorption of glucose in body

3/26/2013

 

Sleep Duration Affects Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes
Patients with type 2 diabetes with either short or long sleep duration have poor glycemic control

3/21/2013

 

Millions on Verge of Diabetes Don't Know It: CDC
Only 11 percent of the 79 million Americans with prediabetes aware they have the condition

3/18/2013

 

Key Variables Examined in Gestational Diabetes Advance
Higher body mass, genetic factors, boost risk for early, late conversion to type 2

3/14/2013

 

Can Green Tea, Coffee Reduce Stroke Risk?
Large Japanese study didn't prove cause and effect, however

3/7/2013

 

Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Protocol Cuts hs-CRP
Correlation between reduction in high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and hemoglobin A1c

3/6/2013

 

Cost of Diabetes Care in U.S. Keeps Climbing
Report says it topped $245 billion in 2012; increase reflects growing number of people with the disease

2/28/2013

 

Glucagonlike Peptide 1-Based Tx Increases Pancreatitis Risk
Findings among adults with type 2 diabetes taking exenatide, sitagliptin phosphate

2/27/2013

 

Countries With More Sugar in Food Supply Have More Diabetes
Global study strengthens tie between sweeteners and type 2 disease, experts say

2/25/2013

 

Newest Diabetes Drugs Linked to Higher Pancreatitis Risk
Patients on Januvia, Byetta twice as likely to develop condition, study says

2/20/2013

 

1 in 8 Americans Diagnosed With Type 2 Diabetes: Poll
Only 21 percent of those interviewed say they're well-versed on the disease, Harris Interactive/HealthDay survey finds

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