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Caffeine slashes death risk in women with diabetes

Added: 14.09.2017 11:00 | 42 views | 0 comments

New research finds that one daily cup of coffee lowers death risk by 51 percent among women with type 2 diabetes. Caffeinated tea is also beneficial.

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Do you have diabetes, liver disease? Watch out for CVD

Added: 13.09.2017 3:00 | 42 views | 0 comments

A new study shows that non-alcoholic fatty liver disease puts people with type 2 diabetes at a much higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death.


Coffee compound may prevent type 2 diabetes

Added: 09.09.2017 3:00 | 45 views | 0 comments

Good news for coffee lovers: researchers have found that cafestol - a compound in the popular beverage - has the potential to prevent type 2 diabetes.

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High meat intake increases diabetes risk, study shows

Added: 06.09.2017 11:00 | 48 views | 0 comments

A Singaporean study shows that red meat and poultry can increase diabetes risk, but fish and shellfish can reduce that risk. Heme iron also plays a role.

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Type 2 diabetes shares risk genes with heart disease

Added: 04.09.2017 11:00 | 53 views | 0 comments

A genome study of more than 250,000 people has found eight gene variants that are linked to altered risk for both type 2 diabetes and heart disease.

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Type 2 diabetes risk four times higher in women with PCOS

Added: 31.08.2017 11:00 | 44 views | 0 comments

New research finds that women with polycystic ovary syndrome are at a much greater risk of type 2 diabetes than women without the syndrome.

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Cocoa compound could 'delay or prevent' type 2 diabetes

Added: 30.08.2017 3:00 | 44 views | 0 comments

A compound found in cocoa may protect the insulin-producing cells of the pancreas. Scientists hope the findings might help slow diabetes' progression.


Gene therapy with BMP4 protects against weight gain and insulin resistance in mice

Added: 29.08.2017 3:00 | 13 views | 0 comments

"By increasing BMP4, we can increase the metabolic rate, but we only see this in initially lean mice.


Large studies find screening reduces mortality for those with detectable type 2 diabetes but not for general population

Added: 28.08.2017 3:00 | 14 views | 0 comments

Three large trials published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) show that screening for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors may not reduce...

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Type 2 diabetes: Sponge implants may reduce blood sugar and weight gain

Added: 22.08.2017 10:00 | 13 views | 0 comments

Scientists find that implanting a spongy material into fat tissue of type 2 diabetic mice reduces blood glucose and lessens weight gained on high-fat diet.


Insufficient sleep raises type 2 diabetes risk in children

Added: 16.08.2017 12:00 | 45 views | 0 comments

A new study suggests that as little as 1 hour of less sleep per night significantly raises children’s risk of developing type 2 diabetes.


Under-skin transplants show promise for type 1 diabetes

Added: 16.08.2017 10:00 | 43 views | 0 comments

Using tissue engineering, researchers show a way forward for treating type 1 diabetes by implanting insulin-producing islet cells under the skin.


Allodynia: Causes, types, and treatment

Added: 10.08.2017 9:00 | 43 views | 0 comments

Allodynia is when pain is experienced despite there being no obvious cause for pain. Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment options.


Immunotherapy found safe for type 1 diabetes in landmark trial

Added: 10.08.2017 3:00 | 9 views | 0 comments

A new trial investigates the safety profile of proinsulin peptide immunotherapy for treating type 1 diabetes, and the results are encouraging.


What is Kussmaul breathing?

Added: 09.08.2017 6:00 | 42 views | 0 comments

Learn about Kussmaul breathing and what causes it. What are the symptoms of Kussmaul breathing, how is it diagnosed and how is it treated?


Vulvitis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

Added: 08.08.2017 12:00 | 41 views | 0 comments

Vulvitis is when the vulva becomes inflamed. Learn about the condition, how it is caused and diagnosed, treatment and prevention options, and outlook.

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Heart-healthy middle age tied to lower risk of dementia

Added: 07.08.2017 11:00 | 45 views | 0 comments

Study finds that modifiable vascular risk factors such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and smoking in mid-life are tied to higher risk of dementia later.


Diabetes shot boosts motor function for patients with Parkinson's

Added: 04.08.2017 11:00 | 22 views | 0 comments

A placebo trial shows that the diabetes drug exenatide improved motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease and may have disease-altering potential.

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Characteristics of metabolically unhealthy lean people

Added: 04.08.2017 3:00 | 44 views | 0 comments

Compared to people who are of normal weight and metabolically healthy, subjects who are of normal weight but metabolically unhealthy (~20% of normal weight adults) have a more than three-fold higher...


Genetically engineered skin grafts may help with diabetes, obesity

Added: 03.08.2017 12:00 | 13 views | 0 comments

Genetically engineered skin grafts are effective on wild type mice with healthy immune systems, but diet-induced diabetes and obesity, study finds.


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