Diabetes: Misc. News Articles

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Jan 29, 2015
Too Much Alcohol at Midlife Raises Stroke Risk, Study Finds
The danger zone: more than 2 drinks daily
Jan 29, 2015
Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study Finds
Effect was more pronounced if cancer had a grim prognosis
Jan 23, 2015
Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed
Charcot foot can lead to deformity, disability if not treated in time, experts say
Jan 23, 2015
Eczema Linked to Other Health Problems
Study finds higher risk of heart disease, stroke in people with the skin condition
Jan 22, 2015
Realistic Targets May Boost Exercise Rates, Experts Say
For those who are inactive, any activity may be better than none
Jan 19, 2015
Pizza Takes a Slice Out of Kids' Health, Study Finds
Children, teens consume more calories, fat and salt on days they eat this American staple
Jan 15, 2015
Eating Right Helps Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Women
Study confirms the value of an overall healthy diet
Jan 12, 2015
Are Seniors With Diabetes Overtreated?
Very tight blood sugar control can pose problems without benefits, study says
Jan 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
Jan 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
Jan 7, 2015
PTSD May Raise Women's Risk for Diabetes
Obesity, antidepressants could play a role in the connection, study suggests
Jan 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
Jan 6, 2015
Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Lower Life Expectancy in Study
But, second study suggests that intensive blood sugar management can make a difference
Jan 6, 2015
Weight-Loss Surgery May Extend Lives, Study Finds
Results applied to older men and women, even with other health problems
Jan 5, 2015
Study Debunks Notion of 'Healthy Obesity'
Very heavy people slip into poor health over time, researchers find
Dec 30, 2014
Dec 29, 2014
Poverty Makes Diabetes Care Tougher, Study Reports
Too little money for food, housing and medicine affects disease management
Dec 26, 2014
Diabetes May Affect Kids' Brain Growth, Study Reports
But there was no effect on thinking and memory skills, researchers say
Dec 24, 2014HDTV Article
Blood Type and Diabetes
Could your blood type affect your risk for type 2 diabetes?
Dec 23, 2014
Nearly All Diabetics Should Be on Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: Experts
New guidelines from the American Diabetes Association recommend greater statin use
Dec 23, 2014
Asians Need Type 2 Diabetes Screening at Lower Body Weight: Experts
ADA says this group tends to put on pounds around the waist, a particularly bad spot for diabetes risk
Dec 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
Dec 18, 2014
Global Life Expectancy Continues to Climb
Women have slightly greater gains than men, study finds
Dec 17, 2014
'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar
Focus should be on eating healthy foods rather than glycemic index, experts say
Dec 10, 2014
Progress Still Needed on 'Race Gap' in Older Americans' Health
Blacks have made some gains, especially in the West, but whites still fare better overall, study finds
Dec 9, 2014
Free Clinics Run by Med Students on the Rise
More than half of all medical students are involved in such clinics, study says
Dec 8, 2014
Technology Helps Manage Diabetes: FDA
Insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors assist with blood sugar management
Dec 8, 2014
Painkiller Tramadol Linked to Low Blood Sugar
Study finds the drug may be riskier than expected
Dec 5, 2014
Obesity-Related Ills May Shave Up to 8 Years Off Your Life: Study
Excess weight also shortens the time you live free of chronic diseases that lower quality of life, researchers say
Dec 3, 2014
Could a 'Mediterranean' Diet Extend Your Life?
Study points to genetic signs that the antioxidant-rich regimen might boost longevity
Dec 2, 2014
Better Diet, Exercise Can Prevent Diabetes in Both Sexes, Study Finds
Taking blood sugar-lowering medications can also help, researchers say
Dec 2, 2014HDTV Article
Diabetes and Memory
Diabetes diagnosis in middle age increases risk for significant memory problems, study finds.
Dec 1, 2014
Midlife Diabetes Linked to Memory Problems Later
Blood sugar disorder associated with 19 percent greater decline in thinking skills, study reports
Dec 1, 2014
Health Tip: Easing the Stress of Diabetes
Make sure you get enough exercise
Nov 29, 2014
Holiday Overindulgence Risky for People With Type 2 Diabetes
Carbohydrate-heavy meals can send blood sugar levels soaring, expert warns
Nov 28, 2014
Holiday Eating Tips for People With Diabetes
Plan ahead and make exercise a part of your tradition, expert advises
Nov 26, 2014HDTV Article
Diabetes and Dairy
Eating yogurt may lower your risk of developing type 2 diabetes, study finds.
Nov 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
Nov 20, 2014
Exercise Might Not Help Some Type 2 Diabetics Control Their Blood Sugar
Study suggests that about 20 percent of patients carry 'exercise-resistant' genes
Nov 20, 2014
Cost of Diabetes Care Keeps Climbing, Report Shows
Increases also seen for prediabetes, undiagnosed diabetes care
Nov 19, 2014
Type 1 Diabetes Lowered Survival in Study
Better blood sugar management helped, but risk during 14-year period was still doubled
Nov 18, 2014
Study Finds No Added Benefit From Routine Heart Scans for Diabetics
Proper management of disease is best way to reduce heart attack risk, researchers say
Nov 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
Nov 18, 2014HDTV Article
Diabetes Diagnosis Dilemma
Three out of ten Americans with diabetes remain undiagnosed, study finds.
Nov 16, 2014
Most in U.S. Aren't Suitable Kidney Donors, Study Says
Health or financial reasons disqualify more than 75 percent, researchers report
Nov 13, 2014
Undiagnosed Sleep Problems May Be Common Among Firefighters
These disorders linked to risk for car accidents and poor health, study suggests
Nov 6, 2014
Weight-Loss Surgery Has Low Complication Rates, Study Finds
New research suggests gastric bypass as safe as appendix or gallbladder removal
Oct 28, 2014
Metformin Beats Other Type 2 Diabetes Drugs for First Treatment: Study
Researchers find this commonly used medication controls blood sugar for many
Oct 27, 2014
Type 1 Diabetes Increasing Among White American Kids
Children 5 to 9 years old hardest hit, study finds
Oct 23, 2014
Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later
Girls' risk of being overweight may be more than tripled, study finds
Oct 22, 2014
Health Tip: Breast-feeding With Diabetes
Potential benefits for both mom and baby
Oct 14, 2014
Early Study Points to Diabetes Drug Controlled by Light
In lab, exposure to blue light activated medication, but experts stress that much more research is needed
Oct 14, 2014
Race Doesn't Affect Obesity's Toll on Health
Obese blacks were no more or less likely to die early than were obese whites, research shows
Oct 13, 2014
Smoking-Related Illnesses in U.S. Total 14 Million, Report Finds
Many Americans suffer from multiple conditions related to cigarettes
Oct 9, 2014
Stem Cell Success Raises Hopes of Type 1 Diabetes Cure
In laboratory, researchers have developed insulin-producing beta cells
Oct 9, 2014
Fried Foods Linked to Raised Risk of Diabetes in Pregnancy
Seven or more weekly portions of greasy fare may double odds, researchers say
Oct 8, 2014
U.S. Life Expectancy Hits Record High of Nearly 79 Years: CDC
Lifestyle changes cited as reason for gains, researchers say
Oct 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
Oct 6, 2014
Heart Bypass Patients May Not Need Tight Blood Sugar Control: Study
Survival rates similar for those with looser glucose limits, trial finds
Oct 3, 2014
Gout May Be Linked to Raised Diabetes Risk: Study
Women with this form of arthritis are more susceptible, researchers say
Oct 3, 2014
Study Compares Insulin Regimens for Type 1 Diabetes
Long-acting versions may beat intermediate-acting forms of the medicine for safety, effectiveness
Oct 1, 2014
Healthy Lifestyle Before Pregnancy May Cut Gestational Diabetes Risk
Factors that appear to lower odds include healthy weight, exercise and no smoking
Oct 1, 2014
Gene Study Finds No Proof Vitamin D Guards Against Type 2 Diabetes
Some past research had suggested a possible benefit against the disease
Sep 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
Sep 25, 2014
Obesity Isn't Sole Cause of Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers uncover new genetic mutations, other contributing factors
Sep 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
Sep 22, 2014
Diabetes Drug Metformin May Affect Thyroid in Some Patients
Medicine tied to lower thyroid-stimulating hormone levels in those with underactive thyroid
Sep 19, 2014
Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study
But keeping blood pressure in check does, researchers say
Sep 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
Sep 17, 2014
Healthy Lifestyle Changes Linked to Reduced Risk for Dementia
Never too late to take steps to help avoid the memory-robbing disorder, researchers say
Sep 12, 2014
Traffic Pollution Linked to Higher Levels of Obesity Hormone
Findings could help explain association between dirty air, risk for heart disease, researchers say
Sep 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
Sep 12, 2014
Diabetics Face Much Greater Risk of Heart Damage, Study Says
Ultra-sensitive test detects trouble even with normal cholesterol, researchers find
Sep 11, 2014
Golden Retriever Study Sniffs for Cancer Clues
Researchers enrolling 3,000 dogs to learn about risk factors for canine disease
Sep 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
Sep 9, 2014
Can Prediabetes Raise Risk of Certain Cancers?
Study found link to breast, colon, liver and other tumors
Sep 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
Aug 21, 2014
Getting Healthier a Big Money-Saver for People With Diabetes
Sticking with a fitness and nutrition plan can save more than $500 a year in health-care costs, study finds
Aug 21, 2014
Blacks May Face Higher Risk of Diabetes-Linked Vision Loss
Diabetic macular edema seems to strike some types of patients more frequently
Aug 18, 2014
Aug 14, 2014
Nearly 1 in 5 Americans Drinks at Least 1 Soda a Day: CDC
Of 18 states surveyed, Mississippi had highest rate with 32 percent of adults downing a daily soda
Aug 13, 2014
40 Percent of Americans Will Develop Diabetes, CDC Projects
Rates for black women and Hispanics even higher at 50 percent
Aug 11, 2014
Women, Blacks Hit Harder by Heart Disease Risk Factors
High blood pressure, diabetes play the biggest roles, new research reports
Aug 6, 2014
Coaching May Help Diabetics Battle Depression, Disease Better
Study found mental health sessions allowed patients to manage blood sugar levels more effectively
Aug 5, 2014
The 'Bear' Facts on Obesity and Diabetes
Hibernating grizzlies offer new clues to common human ailments, scientists say
Aug 1, 2014
Jardiance Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Blocks re-absorption of blood sugar by kidneys
Aug 1, 2014
FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug
Jardiance works by boosting excretion of sugar from the kidneys, agency says
Jul 31, 2014
Big Jump in Doctor's Office Visits for Young Adults With Diabetes
Overall, 1 in 10 consultations in the U.S. now involves a person with the illness, CDC says
Jul 28, 2014
Healthy 'Brown Fat' May Cut Odds for Obesity, Diabetes
Study confirmed it helps regulate blood sugar levels, increases insulin sensitivity in people with more of it
Jul 28, 2014
Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills
Lifestyle choices influence long-term outcomes, researcher says
Jul 25, 2014
Study Links Shift Work to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers cite many possible reasons for the effect, including hormonal changes
Jul 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
Jul 21, 2014
Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids
That, in turn, may help reduce health ills, such as diabetes and heart disease, researcher says
Jul 21, 2014
No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults
And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds
Jul 11, 2014
Saliva Test Might Someday Replace Needle Prick for Diabetics
But device is still a long way from use by people
Jul 9, 2014
Older Adults Can Safely Donate a Kidney, Study Finds
No greater risk for heart disease, diabetes or death among donors, researchers say
Jul 8, 2014
Severe Obesity Cuts Up to 14 Years Off Life: Study
As weight climbs, so do related deaths from heart disease, diabetes and cancer, researchers say
Jul 3, 2014
Aerobic/Strength Training Combo May Be Best Workout for Diabetics
In study, people with type 2 disease had better blood sugar control when both modes used
Jul 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
Jul 2, 2014
Health Tip: Recognize Symptoms of Diabetes
Early detection can help prevent serious complications