Diabetes Management News

Date Posted
Article Title
3/12/2004
Surprising Warning Signs Could Signal Diabetes

Eye changes are but one of the less well-known symptoms

2/19/2004
Why Obesity Aggravates Blood-Sugar Control

Fat-secreted hormone may play a role, scientists suggest

1/30/2004
Mentally Ill Susceptible to Diabetes

Report recommends close monitoring to manage risk

1/21/2004
Getting the Blood Flowing to Diabetic Feet

Special cream improves circulation, study says

1/21/2004
Keeping Diabetes at Bay After Transplant

Anti-inflammatory prevents recurrence of disease in mice after islet cell operation

1/20/2004
Diabetics Lax in Caring for Heart Health

Blood sugar levels, blood pressure fail to improve, study finds

1/9/2004
New Weapon for Diabetic Foot Infections

Antibiotic works against common problem among those with blood sugar disease

12/31/2003
Gastric Bypass Surgery Cures Diabetes

French researchers find disease quelled even if patient isn't obese

12/26/2003
Taking the Guesswork Out of Diabetes Management

New computerized pump can do the math on insulin levels

12/6/2003
Doctor, Patient Need to Manage Diabetes Together

Agreement on goals and strategies improves disease care

12/3/2003
Pancreas Transplants Raise Death Risk

Diabetics survive longer under conventional therapy

11/23/2003
Diabetics: Dodge Trouble During Holidays

Be careful not to load up on fat and sugar at parties

10/2/2003
Enzyme Linked to Vessel Damage of Diabetes

Researchers say it may offer new drug target to treat diabetes

9/9/2003
Caution Urged on Popular Diabetes Drugs

Study: Small risk for those with heart disease or kidney problems

8/27/2003
Study Faults Docs on Diabetes Detection

Screening guidelines are often ignored

6/17/2003
Controlling Blood Sugar Levels in Diabetics

Device helps prevent hypoglycemic episodes

6/4/2003
Intense Diabetes Therapy Cuts Heart, Kidney Trouble

Management shows complications not a foregone conclusion

4/30/2003
Drug May Keep Type 1 Diabetes at Bay

Cancer drug sharply reduced incidence of disease in mice

4/25/2003
Good News for Diabetics

Glucose sensor in eyes could make finger pricks a pain of the past

4/7/2003
New Chances for Diabetics

New chemical better enables frozen islet cells to stay viable for transplant

3/31/2003
Control Blood Pressure to Manage Diabetes

Avoiding hypertension as important as avoiding sugar, study finds

3/4/2003
Beating Odds of Heart Disease, Stroke in Diabetics

Major study to test best ways to lower risk

11/15/2002
Diabetes Self-Tests Getting Better

Monitoring blood sugar now easier and faster

11/7/2002
Gorging Grandpas Bode Ill for Grandkids

Their overeating could lead to diabetes in grandchildren

10/7/2002
Insulin Pumps Can Be Kids' Play

They're an effective way to manage diabetes in little children

10/4/2002
A New Approach to Managing Diabetes

Patients taught to adjust their insulin doses to match the foods they eat

9/7/2002
Fighting Foot Ulcers

Genetically engineered gel tested on diabetics

9/4/2002
Insulin Resistance Behind Kidney Disease in Diabetics

Study suggests weight loss, exercise and drugs may help

8/28/2002
Islet Cell Transplants Offer Hope to Diabetics

Despite progress, much research remains

8/28/2002
Glucowatch Gets OK for Diabetic Children

Device constantly checks blood sugar levels

8/24/2002
Stress and Diabetes Don't Mix

Stress management benefits people with diabetes, study says

8/22/2002
Guys Who Eat Whole Grains a Day Can Keep Diabetes Away

Study finds older men can reduce their risk by 42 percent

7/26/2002
Improving the Odds in Treating Type I Diabetes

Synthetic antioxidants protect insulin-producing cells during transplants

7/5/2002
Inhaled Insulin?

New treatment may be just a few years away

7/2/2002
Managing Diabetes Hard for Homeless

Shelters struggle to meet needs of special population

4/16/2002
New Research Could Change Diabetes Care

Many with disease don't make all the health checks they should, study finds

2/6/2002
Type II Diabetes Is Preventable, Major Study Shows

Diet and exercise can be the key

1/18/2002
Researchers ID Hormone That Regulates Fat in Cells

Finding could one day lead to treatments for diabetics

1/14/2002
Blood Test Could Catch Undetected Diabetes

Screening could lead to earlier medical care for millions, researchers say

12/8/2001
'Animal House' Star Ignored Diabetes Alarms

'I thought I was more powerful than the disease,' Stephen Furst says; now he helps educate diabetics about heart disease

11/17/2001
Diabetes: The Silent Killer

Millions of Americans don't realize they have diabetes, and that ignorance could cost them dearly

11/9/2001
Medicare Widens Foot Exam Coverage

Acts to decrease amputations, especially among diabetics

9/4/2001
Insulin Pill Gets Another Boost

Easier-to-take medicine for diabetics closer to reality

7/30/2001
Protein Reduces Insulin Resistance in Mice

Could help treat Type II diabetes and obesity