Diabetes: Misc. News Articles

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Feb 9, 2016
Healthier Diets May Be Cutting Heart, Diabetes Risks in U.S. Teens
But obesity still rose and physical activity remained the same, study showed
Feb 3, 2016HDTV Article
Inactivity and Type 2 Diabetes
Every extra hour spent sitting each day may increase diabetes risk, new study finds.
Feb 3, 2016
Sitting for Hours May Raise Your Type 2 Diabetes Risk
The risk remains even if you exercise, researchers contend
Jan 29, 2016
Study Links Diabetes, Obesity in Moms-to-Be to Higher Autism Risk in Kids
Combination may nearly quadruple risk, researchers say, but their review did not prove cause-and-effect
Jan 29, 2016
Suicide, Drugs Only Partly to Blame for Rising Deaths of Middle-Aged U.S. Whites
Commonwealth Fund also cites stalled progress against killers like heart disease, diabetes
Jan 29, 2016HDTV Article
Obesity, Diabetes and Autism Spectrum Disorder
Obesity and gestational diabetes in combination may significantly increase risk of autism spectrum disorder, according to new study.
Jan 29, 2016
Sleepless Nights Might Raise Women's Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Insomnia can disrupt hormones, and may play a role in developing the blood sugar condition, expert says
Jan 27, 2016
New Transplant Technique Might Free Type 1 Diabetics From Daily Injections
Mouse study showed that putting insulin-producing cells in capsules protected the rodents from immune system
Jan 21, 2016
Check Your Risk for Diabetes, CDC Urges
Prediabetes awareness campaign launched nationwide
Jan 19, 2016HDTV Article
Sleep and Diabetes Risk
Catching up on sleep on the weekend may reduce your risk of diabetes, study finds
Jan 18, 2016
Catch-Up Sleep May Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Risk Tied to Sleep Loss: Study
But the research is preliminary and only included a small number of healthy young men, experts noted
Jan 14, 2016
Stressed Teens May Face Higher Diabetes Risk as Adults: Study
They might be more likely to eat unhealthy foods, smoke, not exercise, researchers say
Jan 14, 2016
Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle
Survey suggests warnings of tooth decay, obesity, diabetes could reduce sugary drink sales
Jan 13, 2016HDTV Article
Diet and Gestational Diabetes
A diet filled with potatoes may increase woman's risk of gestational diabetes, new study finds
Jan 13, 2016
Pre-Pregnancy Potato Consumption Linked to Gestational Diabetes
Five cups of spuds weekly boosts odds by 50 percent, research suggests
Jan 11, 2016
Scientists Identify Sugar-Busting Enzyme in Rats
But whether it might have effect on human obesity or diabetes isn't yet known
Jan 7, 2016
Device Approved for Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Wounds lead to thousands of amputations annually
Jan 7, 2016
Gradual Decline in Soda's Sugar Content Might Help Curb Obesity
Researchers predict significant decrease in type 2 diabetes as well
Jan 7, 2016
Mexico's Soda Tax Linked to Reduced Consumption
American Heart Association says measure should improve rates of obesity, diabetes, heart disease
Jan 5, 2016
Artificial Pancreas to Get Long-Term 'Real-Life' Trial
Researchers will measure how well the new technology helps people with type 1 diabetes
Jan 5, 2016
Poor Circulation in Brain Linked to Psychosis in Alzheimer's Patients
Researchers find conditions such as high blood pressure, smoking may contribute to risk
Jan 1, 2016
Dec 29, 2015
Diabetic Kidney Damage May Start Earlier Than Thought
Higher-than-normal blood sugar levels can lead to kidney failure over time, research says
Dec 24, 2015
Losing Pancreas Fat May Treat Type 2 Diabetes
Small study reports good results after weight-loss surgery
Dec 22, 2015
Weight-Loss Surgery Lowered Risk of Heart Attack, Type 2 Diabetes in Study
British researchers say procedure provides many long-term health benefits
Dec 18, 2015
Nasal Spray May Give Diabetics Faster Treatment for Low Blood Sugar
Trial found it easier to use than current remedy, an injection
Dec 18, 2015
Dec 17, 2015
Type 2 Diabetes May Raise Dementia Risk, Especially in Women: Study
Expert recommends aggressive screening for females
Dec 17, 2015
More U.S. Kids Have Type 1 Diabetes, But Researchers Don't Know Why
And study found that more are developing kidney problems as a result of their disease
Dec 9, 2015
People with Type 2 Diabetes May Be Overtested
Study finds those with good control get blood sugar measured too often at doctor's office
Dec 8, 2015
Blood Thinner, Certain Diabetes Drugs Are a Bad Combo
Together, warfarin and sulfonylureas raise risk of hospitalization, study shows
Dec 7, 2015
Infant Weight Gain Linked to Possible Type 1 Diabetes Risk
But study author says it's too soon to recommend changes in feeding practices
Dec 7, 2015
Infertile Men May Have Higher Risk of Heart Disease, Diabetes
Doctors should look for underlying health problems, experts suggest
Dec 4, 2015
Diabetes Drug Improves Gut Bacteria, Study Finds
Metformin improved levels of fatty acids that help lower blood sugar levels
Dec 3, 2015
Another Downside to Diabetes: Tooth Loss
Dental care often overlooked, leading to worse overall health, study suggests
Dec 3, 2015
Diabetes or Obesity During Pregnancy May Affect Fetal Heart: Study
Researchers aren't sure if abnormalities will last or cause problems, however
Dec 2, 2015
Negative News on Statins Tied to Dropped Prescriptions
Researcher says heart benefits outweigh risk of side effects
Dec 1, 2015
Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes
Study found most benefits waned over time, but one expert believes more research is needed
Dec 1, 2015
New Diabetes Cases Among Americans Drop for First Time in Decades: CDC
But another report shows U.S. has more cases than 37 other developed nations
Nov 25, 2015
Smog Raises Heart Risks in Those With Diabetes, Study Says
Long-term study showed prolonged exposure linked to heart disease, stroke
Nov 25, 2015
New Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes Shows Early Promise
Trial finds that immune-based therapy is safe; further trial on effectiveness is planned
Nov 24, 2015
Nov 23, 2015
Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk of Type 2 Diabetes for Some Women
Study looked at moms who had already diabetes in pregnancy
Nov 20, 2015
Health Tip: Exercising With Diabetes
First, speak with your doctor
Nov 19, 2015
Foods May Affect Each Person's Blood Sugar Differently, Study Suggests
Researchers say 'one-size-fits-all' diet doesn't exist
Nov 18, 2015
Could Viagra Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Those at Risk?
Small trial suggests the drug might help, but much more study is needed
Nov 18, 2015
Sleep Cycle Changes May Affect Your Health
Routine schedule, whether workday or not, might cut odds of diabetes, heart disease, study suggests
Nov 18, 2015
Type 2 Diabetes Drug Helps Some With Chronic Depression: Study
Insulin resistance may underlie the mental illness, researcher says
Nov 13, 2015
Drug Lucentis May Fight Diabetic Eye Disease
Government-funded study finds injected medicine beats laser therapy for form of retinopathy
Nov 13, 2015
Health Tip: You May Not Have to Give Up Dessert
Some diabetics may enjoy small portions
Nov 11, 2015
Too Few Psychiatric Patients Screened for Diabetes: Study
Commonly prescribed antipsychotic medications tied to greater risk of type 2 disease
Nov 11, 2015
Newborn Probiotic Use Tied to Lower Risk of Type 1 Diabetes
But association was only found in those with the highest genetic risk of the disease
Nov 11, 2015
Childhood Cancer Tied to Raised Risk for Other Ills in Adult Life
Study found upped odds for diabetes, autoimmune disorders decades later
Nov 10, 2015
Nov 9, 2015
Even Easy Exercise May Lower Blood Pressure in Those With Diabetes
Study found just a few minutes of resistance training or walking helped
Nov 9, 2015HDTV Article
Eating Out and Diabetes Risk
Eating more homemade meals may lower your risk of developing diabetes, new study finds.
Nov 9, 2015
Kidney Disease Rates Have Stabilized in U.S., Study Finds
Experts credit improved treatment of 2 leading causes: high blood pressure and diabetes
Nov 9, 2015
Home Cooking May Help Keep Type 2 Diabetes at Bay
Study finds it was linked to fewer sugar-sweetened beverages, lower weight
Nov 9, 2015
'Walkable' Neighborhoods Boost Heart Health, Studies Find
Commuting via public transportation also linked to lower blood pressure
Nov 6, 2015
Pregnant and Got the Blues? Get More Exercise to Protect Your Health
Those who are depressed sit around too much, increasing risks to themselves and their babies, research shows
Nov 4, 2015
Weight-Loss Surgery May Trim Health Care Costs
Study found people, especially diabetes patients, spent far less on doctors, drugs after procedure
Nov 2, 2015
Severe Combat Injuries Linked to Risk of Chronic Diseases
Diabetes, high blood pressure more common among seriously wounded soldiers, study finds
Oct 30, 2015
Helping Your Diabetic Child Have a Safe Halloween
Counting carbs and swapping treats help kids stick to treatment goals, expert says
Oct 29, 2015
Researchers Say They've Identified 3 Type 2 Diabetes Subtypes
For data miners, routinely provided patient information yields a bigger picture
Oct 29, 2015
Too Many Seniors With Diabetes Are Overtreated, Study Suggests
Even when blood sugar, blood pressure levels dropped too low, doctors didn't cut back on meds
Oct 28, 2015
Despite Advances, Type 2 Diabetics Still Face Elevated Death Risk: Study
That's why it's imperative to eat right, control blood pressure and cholesterol, quit smoking, doctors say
Oct 27, 2015
Death Rates From Major Illnesses Fall in U.S.
Prevention key to continued progress in fighting cancer, heart disease and diabetes, researchers say
Oct 27, 2015
Health Tip: How Foods Impact Glycemic Index
Higher score means greater effect on blood sugar
Oct 26, 2015
U.S. Task Force Urges Broader Screening for Type 2 Diabetes
Group advises testing overweight, obese people aged 40 to 70 for abnormal blood sugar
Oct 14, 2015
Should the Annual Physical Be Scrapped?
Harvard doctors argue for and against this medical ritual
Oct 13, 2015HDTV Article
Type 2 Diabetes and Wine
Moderate wine consumption may help reduce heart disease risks in some with type 2 diabetes, new study finds.
Oct 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
Oct 12, 2015
Infant Heart Defect May Be Linked to Pre-Diabetic Sugar Levels in Pregnancy
Moderately increased glucose could be cause for concern, study suggests
Oct 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
Sep 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
Sep 29, 2015
More Evidence High-Fiber, Mediterranean Diet Is Good for You
Plant-based regimens can boost fatty acids that lower your risk for diabetes, heart disease, study says
Sep 28, 2015
Sedentary Behavior Linked to Heart Disease in Hispanics
Those who are least active face added health risks even if they exercise, study finds
Sep 28, 2015
Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime
Learning how to manage stress effectively might help, experts say
Sep 28, 2015
Sweetened Drinks May Damage Heart, Review Finds
Added sugars raise risk of heart troubles, stroke, experts say
Sep 24, 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
Sep 21, 2015
Adult Obesity Rate Tops 30 Percent in Half of States
Highest rates found in the South and Midwest: report
Sep 18, 2015
Smoking Linked to Greater Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Study also found continual exposure to secondhand smoke raised chances of developing disease
Sep 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
Sep 17, 2015
Artificial Pancreas Works Well in Home Trial
Study found improved diabetes management in a real-world setting
Sep 17, 2015
Sugary Drinks Often Part of Overall Poor Diet
Unhealthy eating, sweetened beverages may combine to raise diabetes risk, researchers say
Sep 16, 2015
'Organic Pollutants' Linked to Gestational Diabetes
High PCBs levels in early pregnancy associated with greater risk, study shows
Sep 16, 2015
Pesticide Exposure Tied to Diabetes Risk
Review finds these chemicals may boost odds of blood sugar disease by about 60 percent
Sep 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
Sep 15, 2015
Diabetes Takes a Toll on Women's Hearts
Studies find up to a 40 percent greater risk of coronary problems in females
Sep 10, 2015
Short, Intense Workouts May Help Hearts of Type 2 Diabetics
This kind of exercise might also improve diabetes control, researchers say
Sep 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
Sep 9, 2015
Very High-Calorie Diets Show How Overeating May Lead to Diabetes
In study, men consumed 6,000 calories daily for a week, with unhealthy results showing up within days
Sep 9, 2015
Obamacare Likely to Spur Rise in Chronic Disease Diagnoses: Study
More with insurance may lead to better treatment of high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes
Sep 9, 2015HDTV Article
Diabetes Trends
About half of all adults in the U.S. have diabetes or pre-diabetes, new study finds.
Sep 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
Sep 7, 2015
Health Tip: Choosing the Right Insulin Injection Site
Avoid injecting at the 'exact' same spot
Sep 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
Sep 2, 2015
Type 2 Diabetes Linked to More Alzheimer's Brain 'Tangles'
Obesity might also be behind the increase, researchers say
Sep 2, 2015
Younger Women With Diabetes More Vulnerable to Heart Attack: Study
Smoking another risk factor for this age group, researchers say
Sep 1, 2015
Cutting Calories May Help You Fend Off Age-Linked Disease: Study
Smaller portions could lower risk of heart disease, diabetes, even in low-risk people