Diabetes Management News

Date Posted
Article Title
8/20/2004
Glucose Levels in Critically Ill Patients Can Be Critical

Control of blood sugar benefits patients in intensive care, researchers say

8/17/2004
VA Beats Managed Care in Treating Diabetes

Patients more likely to get needed tests, with better health outcomes, study finds

8/2/2004
New Way to Treat Type 2 Diabetes Developed

Israeli scientists say technique may also be useful with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

6/6/2004
Diabetics Can Regain Lost Memory

Lowering blood sugar levels leads to cognitive improvements

6/6/2004
Devices May Take 'Ouch' Out of Daily Diabetes Checks

Work progresses on inhaled insulin, easier sugar monitoring

5/17/2004
Alzheimer's Risk Higher in Diabetics

Odds increase 65%, but can be cut, nun study says

4/21/2004
'America's Oldest Teenager' Gets Serious About Diabetes

Dick Clark speaking out on diabetics' heart disease risks

4/16/2004
Searching Out Diabetes

Community screenings in Bronx reveal hidden risks, cases

4/8/2004
Aggressive Care Boosts Diabetics' Overall Health

Doctor's watchful eye keeps risk factors under control

4/2/2004
Which Older Women With Diabetes Should Take Vitamins?

Blood test can aid doctors in identifying those who would be helped

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