Diabetes: Misc. News Articles

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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
Jun 30, 2014
Nursing Home Care May Be Out of Reach for Many Aging 'Boomers': Study
Price tag for 1 year of institutionalized care is now about $84,000, federal report says
Jun 30, 2014
Jun 30, 2014
Gut Cells May Be Coaxed to Make Insulin for People With Type 1 Diabetes
Early study in mouse and human cells shows promise, but more research is needed
Jun 30, 2014
FDA Approves Inhaled Diabetes Medication
Afrezza is taken at mealtimes, along with long-acting insulin or standard diabetes pills
Jun 23, 2014
People With Heart Disease, Diabetes May Be More Likely to Stay on Statins
Study also finds former smokers, overweight better at taking cholesterol-lowering drugs as prescribed
Jun 23, 2014
Cooler Indoor Temps May Help 'Good Fat' Grow
In small study, levels of healthy brown fat in men rose as thermostats were turned down
Jun 23, 2014
Gut Microbes Differ in Obese or Diabetic People, Study Finds
There's been research to suggest that changes in 'good' intestinal bacteria could affect health
Jun 23, 2014
Health Tip: Helping Somone With Diabetes
Find out if the person is overwhelmed
Jun 20, 2014
Shortage of Doctors Who Treat Diabetes Looming
There are already too few specialists treating hormone disorders, expert says
Jun 19, 2014
Rising Stroke Rate for Blacks in South Carolina, Study Finds
Increase in stroke risk factors such as diabetes and high blood pressure may be to blame, researchers say
Jun 19, 2014
1 in 10 Moms-to-Be Develop Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes: CDC
Obesity a major risk factor for condition that causes problems for both mother and baby, experts say
Jun 19, 2014
U.S. Health Snapshots: Insurance Coverage Expands, but Gaps Remain
Federal reports capture nation's pre-Obamacare health status and health-care coverage
Jun 17, 2014
'Walkable' Neighborhoods May Help Cut Diabetes Rates
Residents of areas that encourage walking also have lower obesity rates, Canadian research shows
Jun 16, 2014
Experts Revise Optimum Blood Sugar Level for Kids With Type 1 Diabetes
Targeted levels are made lower, but young patients need individualized care, ADA guideline says
Jun 16, 2014
Diabetes Distress Is Distinct From Depression, Researchers Say
New studies look at the emotional fallout from type 1 and type 2 disease
Jun 16, 2014
'Bionic Pancreas' Improves Blood Sugar Control for People With Type 1 Diabetes
Device removes guesswork from insulin therapy, reduces low blood sugar episodes, study finds
Jun 16, 2014
Scientists Reverse Type 1 Diabetes in Mice
Finding might lead one day to new ways to treat humans with blood sugar disease, researchers say
Jun 13, 2014
Gut Bacteria in Young Diabetic Kids Show Differences
Findings suggest diet might someday play preventive role, researchers say
Jun 12, 2014
Blacks May Respond Better Than Whites to Diabetes Drug Metformin
In study, medicine seemed to do more to help black patients manage their blood sugar
Jun 10, 2014
Gene May Boost Chances of Type 2 Diabetes for Latinos
Study finds a fivefold increase in risk, but doesn't prove cause-and-effect
Jun 10, 2014
Weight-Loss Surgery May Ease Type 2 Diabetes Long-Term
New 15-year study says these procedures outperform regular care for obese patients
Jun 10, 2014
Insulin Use, Out-of-Pocket Costs Way Up for Type 2 Diabetes
Study questions value of insulin analogs, but U.S. diabetes expert says they're cost-effective
Jun 10, 2014
U.S. Diabetes Cases Jump to 29 Million: CDC
Nearly 1 in 10 people now face higher risks for various ills linked to the blood sugar disease, report finds
Jun 6, 2014
Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Diabetes, Research Suggests
Up to 30 percent higher chance of developing blood sugar disease seen in study, but findings aren't conclusive
Jun 4, 2014
For Obese Diabetics, Weight-Loss Surgery May Work Best
Those who had gastric bypass dropped the most weight, some saw their type 2 diabetes disappear, studies found
Jun 3, 2014
Take Heart: Mediterranean Diet Combats Type 2 Diabetes, Study Says
It's especially beneficial to those at risk of heart disease, researcher contends
Jun 3, 2014
1 in 10 Heart Attack Patients May Have Undiagnosed Diabetes
Recognizing and treating the disease early may prevent cardiovascular complications, study author says
May 30, 2014
Diabetes Drug May Spur Weight Loss in Obese Nondiabetics
One-third who took Victoza lost 10 percent of body weight, researchers say
May 29, 2014
Diabetics Fare Worse After Heart Surgery, Study Finds
Poorer results, higher costs seen in heart bypass patients with blood sugar disease
May 28, 2014
Obesity Crisis Has Scaled Even the Himalayas
Rates in remote mountain villages are five times higher than two decades ago
May 23, 2014
Diabetes May Be Bigger Threat to the Female Heart: Study
Women with diabetes face 40 to 50 percent greater risk of heart disease than men with diabetes, researchers say
May 14, 2014
Adults With Autism at Risk for Many Health Problems: Study
Research shows rates of mental, physical problems higher in these patients than among other adults
May 13, 2014
Intensive Insulin Therapy Might Aid Diabetics After Heart Attack
Study suggests tight blood sugar control ups survival, but recent medical advances may also play role
May 9, 2014
Diabetics Fare Well After Kidney Transplants, Study Finds
Five-year survival rates now similar to transplants in people without diabetes
May 5, 2014
Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds
Increase in type 1 diabetes especially baffling to experts
May 1, 2014
Health Tip: Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes
Some you can control, others you can't
Apr 25, 2014
Could More Coffee Lower Your Odds for Diabetes?
Yes, says study, but experts note there are better ways to reduce the risk
Apr 17, 2014
Scientists Find New Way to Observe 'Good' Brown Fat
Information from MRI scans might help in obesity, diabetes research
Apr 17, 2014HDTV Article
Diabetes Complications
People with diabetes now face much lower risk for developing serious complications, study finds.
Apr 16, 2014
Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults
But at the same time, rates of diabetes have more than tripled, researchers report
Apr 15, 2014
Tanzeum Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Along with diet and exercise
Apr 15, 2014
FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug
Tanzeum is injected once a week and appears to help control blood sugar levels, agency says
Apr 15, 2014HDTV Article
Dramatic Rise in Diabetes
An estimated 21 million American adults now have confirmed diabetes, according to new U.S. survey. Is obesity to blame?
Apr 14, 2014
Clues to Type 2 Diabetes Discovered on Mount Everest
Study found low oxygen levels in healthy people at high altitudes led to increase in signs of insulin resistance
Apr 10, 2014
A Doctor's 'People Skills' Affects Patients' Health
Comfortable relationship can be as beneficial as statins for heart problems, study finds
Apr 4, 2014
Diabetes Tied to Higher Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Study
But it's not always clear which disease comes first, researchers say
Mar 31, 2014HDTV Article
Muscular Strength and Health
Teenagers who have greater muscular strength are at lower risk for heart disease and diabetes, study finds.
Mar 27, 2014
Depressed Diabetics May Face Higher Risk of Kidney Disease
Study suggests connection is more about physical changes than patients' self-care
Mar 25, 2014
Blindness Rates Dropping Worldwide, Study Finds
But more could be done to improve vision loss, researchers say
Mar 20, 2014
Childhood Abuse May Lead to Health Ills in Adulthood
Might trigger hormone problems linked to obesity, diabetes, study suggests
Mar 20, 2014HDTV Article
Middle Age, Diabetes and Brain Volume
People who develop diabetes and high blood pressure in middle age may be at increased risk of brain cell loss and memory problems later in life.
Mar 19, 2014
Diabetes in Middle Age May Cause Memory Problems Later
Study also found that high blood pressure has similar impact
Mar 14, 2014
Diabetes Linked With Lower Cancer Survival: Study
Diabetic people may have issues that complicate and hamper cancer care, researchers say
Mar 12, 2014
Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk
20-year study compared thickness of neck arteries
Mar 7, 2014
Are All Home-Based Blood Sugar Tests Equal?
FDA takes steps to eliminate potential risks for people with diabetes
Mar 7, 2014
Some Helpful Hints When Monitoring Blood Sugar
For starters, wash your hands before you test, experts say
Mar 6, 2014
Overweight Moms May Have Dangerously Big Babies
Excessive weight gain leads to serious problems for mothers and infants, study suggests
Mar 6, 2014
Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study
Researchers report it was independently associated with higher risk of heart disease, diabetes
Mar 5, 2014
Obesity Rates Triple in Canada
More than one in five will be obese by 2019, study says
Feb 27, 2014
FDA's New Food Labels Would Focus on Calories, Sugar Content
Another goal: give consumers a better understanding of realistic serving sizes
Feb 26, 2014
Study Sees No Evidence Linking Diabetes Drugs With Pancreatic Cancer
But FDA assessment calls for further look at injectable type-2 treatments
Feb 25, 2014
Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks
Endocrine system might be disrupted by these water, stain repellants, study says
Feb 25, 2014
Myalept Approved for Rare Fat Tissue Disorder
Drug is meant for people with deficiency of the hormone leptin
Feb 25, 2014
Health Tip: Moisturize Your Diabetic Feet
Helps prevent cracking and drying
Feb 25, 2014
Diabetes Boosts Stroke Risk for Women, But Not Men: Study
Research finds big gender gap, which one doctor believes is tied to better treatment for men
Feb 20, 2014
Outpatient Care for Kidney Disease May Lead to Complications
Small study found side effects such as low blood sugar, high potassium, severe dizziness
Feb 14, 2014
Food Price Hikes May Affect Those With Type 2 Diabetes
USDA study finds glucose levels increase as produce, low-fat dairy become more costly
Feb 14, 2014
For a Sugar-Free Valentine's Day...
Here are some alternative gifts for a loved one with diabetes
Feb 14, 2014HDTV Article
Food Prices and Diabetes
As the price of healthy foods go up, so do blood sugar levels, study finds.
Feb 12, 2014
Obesity's Link to Type 2 Diabetes Not So Clear-Cut: Study
Most participants developed condition after being overweight for years, not after large recent gain
Feb 11, 2014
Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids
These babies could be at increased risk of diabetes later in life, study suggests
Feb 11, 2014
FDA to Investigate Diabetes Drug Saxagliptin for Possible Heart Failure Risk
Marketed as Onglyza and Kombiglyze XR, drug appears to have no effect on heart attack or stroke risk
Feb 10, 2014
Scientists Spot 7 New Regions of DNA Tied to Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers suggest their findings could lead to the development of new treatments for the disease
Feb 10, 2014
Is Technology Creating a World of Sickly Couch Potatoes?
Study found people in emerging nations with TVs, computers and cars more likely to be obese, have diabetes
Feb 7, 2014
Experimental 'Implanted Insulin' Device Seeks to Control Blood Sugar Levels
The hope: to eliminate daily injections for those with diabetes, but much testing remains to be done
Feb 7, 2014
Many New Mothers Skip Important 6-Week Checkup, Study Finds
At these appointments, obstetrician reviews pregnancy, makes transition to primary care
Feb 6, 2014
Scientists Generate Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetic Mice
If early results translate to humans, need for daily injections might be eliminated in future, researchers say
Feb 6, 2014
Could Low-Fat Yogurt Help Ward Off Diabetes?
British study also found reduced risk with other fermented dairy products
Feb 5, 2014
Shivering, Like Exercise, May Help Boost Weight Loss
When you shiver, your body converts white fat to healthier brown fat, study finds
Feb 5, 2014
Feb 4, 2014
Another Win for the Mediterranean-Style Diet
Firefighters who followed it most closely saw less weight gain, lower risk of heart trouble
Feb 4, 2014
Blood Sugar Monitoring System Approved for Children
However, device didn't perform as well in kids as in adults, FDA says
Feb 4, 2014
Controlling Blood Pressure, Cholesterol May Not Boost Brain Health for Diabetics
Study found no effect, but longer-term trials may be needed to see a benefit, experts add
Jan 29, 2014
High Estrogen Levels Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk
Study of older women found having more of hormone from fat tissue after age 65 unwise
Jan 24, 2014
Adults With Diabetes Need a Flu Shot: Experts
Large Canadian study finds people with diabetes are more likely to get sick from flu, be hospitalized
Jan 24, 2014
Type 2 Diabetes Is Often a Family Affair
Study suggests if one spouse has the illness, the odds are raised that the other will develop diabetes, too
Jan 23, 2014
Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat
Findings could advance efforts to develop personalized obesity treatments, researchers say
Jan 21, 2014
Chocolate, Tea, Berries May Cut Diabetes Risk: Study
Substances found in some people's favorite foods appear to benefit blood sugar, inflammation levels
Jan 21, 2014
Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray
Study might explain why health problems are more common among night workers
Jan 15, 2014
As Weight Rises in People With Diabetes, So Does Death Risk: Study
Notion that obesity might offer protection is a myth, researchers say