Diabetes: Misc. News Articles

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DateArticle Title
Mar 27, 2015
Connection Between Diabetes, Advanced Breast Cancer Detected in Study
Findings suggest need to modify screening methods
Mar 25, 2015
Eylea Approval Expanded to Include Diabetic Retinopathy
Among people with diabetic macular edema
Mar 25, 2015
FDA OKs New Drug for Diabetes-Linked Eye Condition
Eylea injections appear to ease diabetic retinopathy, studies show
Mar 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
Mar 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
Mar 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
Mar 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
Mar 23, 2015
Medicaid Expansion Spotted Many Undiagnosed Diabetes Cases
Study finds changes under Affordable Care Act also made treatment available
Mar 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
Mar 18, 2015
Why Isn't There Any Cheap, Generic Insulin?
Unique development of medication allowed drug makers to extend patents for decades, review says
Mar 17, 2015
Diabetes Groups Call for Greater Scrutiny of Insulin Pumps
American and European associations want more standardization of new technologies
Mar 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
Mar 9, 2015
Study Suggests Link Between Adult Diabetes, Exposure to Smoke in Womb
Review of daughters hints at increased risk in middle age
Mar 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
Mar 5, 2015
Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain
And that sleep shortage may have implications for diabetes, study says
Mar 5, 2015
Healthy Living in Middle Age Keeps Heart Failure at Bay Decades Later
Avoid obesity, hypertension, diabetes and you may live up to 13 more years without the illness, study finds
Mar 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
Mar 2, 2015
Any Exercise Is Good, But Higher-Intensity May Be Better
Brisk walking drops blood sugar more than a slower walk, study finds
Feb 27, 2015
Poor Diet Linked to Gestational Diabetes: Study
Women with history of the disorder eat fewer beans and green vegetables
Feb 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
Feb 25, 2015HDTV Article
Diabetes and Diet
Eating a big breakfast and small dinner may help control blood sugar better, study finds.
Feb 23, 2015
Low Levels of Vitamin D Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Association was found even when people weren't overweight, researchers said
Feb 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
Feb 18, 2015
Study Compares Drugs for Diabetes-Linked Eye Disease
Eylea has slight advantage over Avastin, Lucentis for people with macular edema, but cost is an issue
Feb 17, 2015
Minority Kids Less Likely to Get Latest Type 1 Diabetes Care, Study Finds
Experts aren't sure what's causing differences in insulin pump use, blood sugar levels
Feb 16, 2015
Smoking During Pregnancy May Raise Diabetes Risk for Daughters: Study
Being lean did not protect against blood sugar disease, researcher notes
Feb 12, 2015HDTV Article
Type 2 Diabetes and Blood Pressure
Lowering blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes reduces risk of cardiovascular disease, study finds.
Feb 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
Feb 9, 2015
Lucentis Approved for Diabetic Retinopathy
Among diabetics with macular edema
Feb 6, 2015
FDA Approves 1st Drug for Diabetic Retinopathy
To be used in those with diabetic macular edema, injections fight leading cause of blindness
Feb 6, 2015
Type 1 Diabetes More Deadly for Women Than Men, Study Finds
Experts aren't sure why, but say better treatment and support needed for both sexes
Feb 5, 2015
Change in Gut Bacteria May Precede Type 1 Diabetes in Kids
Small study offers hope for a diagnostic test some day, researchers say
Feb 3, 2015
Blood Test Aims to Detect Parkinson's in Early Stages
Researchers also hope it will help doctors track treatment
Feb 3, 2015
1 in 5 Younger Diabetics Lacks Good Medical Care, Study Says
CDC team found 19 percent hadn't seen a doctor within last 6 months
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