Diabetes


Platypus Venom Could Cure Diabetes

Platypus Venom Could Cure Diabetes

Apparently, the poison from the gland of a platypus could cure diabetes in the future....

2 days ago, 11:54am CST

Siren Care Smart Sock Helps Manage Your Diabetes

Siren Care Smart Sock Helps Manage Your Diabetes

A novel intelligent sock has been created that will prevent diabetic foot....

4 days ago, 10:31am CST

Diabetes Increases Risk of Early Death for Smokers

Diabetes Increases Risk of Early Death for Smokers

It has been proven by research that smokers who have diabetes too may be risking their very lives by this double whammy of sort...

Nov 23 2016, 12:05pm CST

Diet Drinks May Not Increase Diabetes Risk

Diet Drinks May Not Increase Diabetes Risk

Apparently, diet drinks may not increase symptoms of diabetes in those prone to the ailment....

Nov 16 2016, 7:10am CST

A Wearable Medical Device Developed for Type 2 Diabetes

A Wearable Medical Device Developed for Type 2 Diabetes

A wearable contraption of sorts meant for those with type 2 diabetes is finally here....

Nov 12 2016, 5:41am CST

A Soft Drink a Day Raises Diabetes Risk by 50%

A Soft Drink a Day Raises Diabetes Risk by 50%

Apparently, a soft drink a day allows diabetes a way into your body....

Nov 10 2016, 10:45am CST

B12 Deficiency During Pregnancy may Cause Type 2 Diabetes in Kids

B12 Deficiency During Pregnancy may Cause Type 2 Diabetes in Kids

It has been found that pregnant mothers’ lack of vitamin B12 may cause type 2 diabetes in their newborns....

Nov 9 2016, 10:42am CST

Apps Offer Type 2 Diabetes Self-Management

Apps Offer Type 2 Diabetes Self-Management

Smartphone applications could offer patients with Type 2 diabetes a highly effective method of self-managing their condition, r...

Oct 29 2016, 12:57am CDT

Diabetes Research: The Latest Scientific Discoveries to Lead to Treatment

Diabetes Research: The Latest Scientific Discoveries to Lead to Treatment

A Short IntroductionHeart disease began in the 1930s, obesity hit the US for the first time in the 1970s and diabetes...

Oct 26 2016, 1:00pm CDT

Drinking Two Diet Drinks Daily Could Double Diabetes Risk

Drinking Two Diet Drinks Daily Could Double Diabetes Risk

A double shot of a diet drink could increase risk of diabetes twice over....

Oct 22 2016, 6:52am CDT

Short Walk After Every Meal is Better Than Exercise for Diabetes Patients

Short Walk After Every Meal is Better Than Exercise for Diabetes Patients

A new study that 10 minute strolls after meals are better than exercise to lower blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes patients...

Oct 19 2016, 6:21am CDT

Scientists Create More Accurate Diabetes Test

Scientists Create More Accurate Diabetes Test

Finally, a diabetes test is here that is definitely worth it....

Oct 6 2016, 12:38pm CDT

Job Insecurity May Increase Diabetes Risk

Job Insecurity May Increase Diabetes Risk

Strange as it may seem, fear of unemployment probably causes the chances of contracting diabetes to increase by several degrees...

Oct 5 2016, 4:41am CDT

Does eating too much Sugar cause Diabetes?

Does eating too much Sugar cause Diabetes?

Excessive sugar consumption -- specifically the sugar fructose such as in soda -- has been linked to a rise in metabolic diseas...

Oct 2 2016, 7:56am CDT

FDA Approves World's First Artificial Pancreas for Diabetes

FDA Approves World's First Artificial Pancreas for Diabetes

The FDA has given the go ahead signal for the world’s first Hybrid Closed Loop System for people with Type 1 Diabetes....

Sep 29 2016, 11:48am CDT

Gestational Diabetes Cause Depression During Pregnancy

Depression During Pregnancy Cause Gestational Diabetes

Depression during pregnancy has been found to actually be due to gestational diabetes. This is the medical verdict so far on th...

Sep 20 2016, 8:09am CDT

Sea-snail Venom Holds Key to Diabetes Medication

Sea-snail Venom Holds Key to Diabetes Medication

The venom of a carnivorous sea snail could hold the key for artificial, fast-acting insulin for diabetes patients, an Australia...

Sep 13 2016, 12:15am CDT

Alphabet Partners with Sanofi to Launch Diabetes Joint Venture Onduo

Alphabet Partners with Sanofi to Launch Diabetes Joint Venture Onduo

French pharmaceutical company Sanofi and Verily Life Sciences, a unit of Google parent Alphabet, have launched a joint venture...

Sep 12 2016, 7:04am CDT

Mobile Health Technology can help Prevent Diabetes

Mobile Health Technology can help Prevent Diabetes

Text messages sent via mobile phones that advise healthy behaviors such as to exercise, eat less fats and consume more fruits...

Aug 9 2016, 2:52pm CDT

Lazy Lifestyle Also Cause Diabetes

Lazy Lifestyle Also Cause Diabetes

It is being said that a sedentary lifestyle is the reason of existence for diseases like diabetes....

Aug 3 2016, 8:47am CDT

Diabetes Risk Increased for Patients with Non-Functional Adrenal Tumors

Diabetes Risk Increased for Patients with Non-Functional Adrenal Tumors

It has been found that type 2 diabetes risk is increased many times over for individuals with non-functional adrenal tumors....

Aug 2 2016, 11:31am CDT

Nearly One in Five U.S. Teens has Diabetes or Prediabetes, Says Report

Nearly One in Five U.S. Teens has Diabetes or Prediabetes, Says Report

The prevalence of diabetes in U.S. adolescents is higher than previously estimated....

Jul 20 2016, 12:52pm CDT

High Fat Mediterranean Diet Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease

High Fat Mediterranean Diet Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease

A high fat Mediterranean nutritional regimen is very healthy for those who want the benefits of a good diet....

Jul 19 2016, 7:57am CDT

Cycling Lowers Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Cycling Lowers Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Researchers have found that cycling is a good way of warding off type 2 diabetes....

Jul 13 2016, 10:22am CDT

Artificial Pancreas to be Available for Diabetes Patients by 2018

Artificial Pancreas to be Available for Diabetes Patients by 2018

An artificial pancreas will most probably be available within two years....

Jul 4 2016, 7:34am CDT

Too Much or Too Little Sleep Leads to Male Diabetes

Too Much or Too Little Sleep Leads to Male Diabetes

Researchers have found that too much or too little sleep leads to male diabetes. Either extreme insomnia or hypersomnia causes...

Jun 30 2016, 7:03am CDT

Dogs Can Detect Low Blood Sugar in Patients with Diabetes

Dogs Can Detect Low Blood Sugar in Patients with Diabetes

It has been found that certain canine species can actually smell the scent of diabetes in patients. This fact may have several...

Jun 28 2016, 3:47am CDT

India's CSIR Launches Ayurvedic Drug against Diabetes

India's CSIR Launches Ayurvedic Drug against Diabetes

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) on Monday launched its Ayurvedic anti-diabetic drug BGR-34.Aimed at...

Jun 27 2016, 9:27am CDT

Depressed Persons are More Likely to Develop Diabetes: Study

Depressed Persons are More Likely to Develop Diabetes: Study

It has been found that depressed individuals increase their chances of contracting diabetes....

Jun 27 2016, 7:38am CDT

Diabetes Increases Chances Heart Attack Death by 50%

Diabetes Increases Chances of Heart Attack Death by 50%

Diabetes is such a vicious disease that it increases the chances of cardiac arrest by 50%....

Jun 23 2016, 10:54am CDT

Diabetes Drug could Cure Alzheimer's Disease

Diabetes Drug could Cure Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Disease and Type-2 diabetes are so closely related that drugs currently used to control glucose levels in diabetes...

Jun 22 2016, 5:11am CDT

Plant-based Diet can Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Plant-based Diet can Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Consuming high-quality plant-based diet such as whole grains, fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds and legumes, can substantially lo...

Jun 19 2016, 12:58am CDT

Diabetes Drug Lowers Risk of Heart and Kidney Diseases

Diabetes Drug Lowers Risk of Heart and Kidney Diseases

A new diabetes medicine is reported to slash chances of other ailments such as CV disease and kidney problems....

Jun 14 2016, 5:08am CDT

Little Balloon Inside Gut Could Cure Diabetes

Little Balloon Inside Gut Could Cure Diabetes

A little balloon that is introduced inside the gut could prove to be the cure for high blood sugar....

Jun 13 2016, 6:46am CDT

Diabetes drug may help some patients beat breast cancer

Diabetes drug may help some patients beat breast cancer

New York, June 4 (IANS) A drug commonly used as the front-line treatment for Type-2 diabetes improves survival for some breast...

Jun 4 2016, 9:49pm CDT

Advances in Medical Care Linked to Type-1 Diabetes Growth

Advances in Medical Care Linked to Type-1 Diabetes Growth

Although it may sound counterintuitive, researchers from the University of Adelaide say that the global increase in Type-1 diab...

May 9 2016, 4:14am CDT

Chronic Skin Disease Psoriasis Linked to Obesity and Diabetes

Chronic Skin Disease Psoriasis Linked to Obesity and Diabetes

New research, which involved twin pairs, reveals that inflammatory skin disease is associated with obesity and type 2 diabetes....

May 1 2016, 9:40pm CDT

How Low Testosterone ups Diabetes Risk

How Low Testosterone ups Diabetes Risk

Opening the door for new treatment for Type-2 diabetes in men, researchers have discovered the mechanism that put males with lo...

Apr 29 2016, 1:57am CDT

Type 2 Diabetes Can Make You Deaf

Type 2 Diabetes Can Make You Deaf

It has been found that having high blood sugar can cause among other things, hearing loss. The devastating disease virtually ru...

Apr 25 2016, 10:47am CDT

Diabetes can Impair Hearing Says New Study

Diabetes can Impair Hearing Says New Study

Diabetes can damage the auditory system, new research has found, suggesting that clinicians should include the testing of heari...

Apr 25 2016, 1:31am CDT