Misc. Diabetes News

Date Posted
Article Title
4/22/2004
Cinnamon as Medicine?

The popular spice may help treat diabetes, researchers say

4/20/2004
Fast-Acting Insulin Wins OK

Helps diabetics manage hyperglycemia

4/19/2004
Cutting Calories Can Prolong Life

Small study of disciplined dieters finds many benefits

4/19/2004
Doctors Urge Cholesterol Drugs for Diabetics

Most with type 2 diabetes would benefit, regardless of cholesterol level

4/16/2004
Searching Out Diabetes

Community screenings in Bronx reveal hidden risks, cases

4/12/2004
Diabetics Face Major Vision Risks

Diabetic retinopathy affects 4 out of 10

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

3/30/2004
Strides Taken Toward Diabetes Prevention

Early studies target proteins that destroy insulin cells

3/24/2004
Heart Disease: A Diabetic's Biggest Health Threat

Yet too few people with the disease are aware of the risk, experts say

3/22/2004
Diabetes Looms Large

Half of Americans born today will develop the blood sugar disease, experts warn

3/19/2004
Detecting Diabetes

Some signs and symptoms

3/12/2004
Surprising Warning Signs Could Signal Diabetes

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

3/11/2004
Poor Babies Born in Cold Weather Face Health Problems

Heart, lung conditions more common, study finds

3/5/2004
Obesity Grows Despite Diets to Curb It

Panelists warn of future heart disease

3/3/2004
Scientists Create 17 New Embryonic Stem Cell Lines

Breakthrough could circumvent restrictive U.S. policy

2/29/2004
Too Much Weight Tugs at Kids' Hearts

Overweight children show symptoms for coronary disease, diabetes

2/26/2004
Genetic Key to Type 2 Diabetes Identified

Altered proteins in liver, pancreas at root, study finds

2/25/2004
Small Babies Can Speed Up Diabetes Risk

Study sees rapid weight gain after age 2 as key

2/20/2004
Frozen Shoulder Puts a Chill on Movement

Stiffness and inflammation simply take time to subside

2/12/2004
Genetic Defect May Cause Type 2 Diabetes

Study focuses on children of parents with the disease

2/10/2004
High Iron Levels May Boost Diabetes Risk

Study increases odds for otherwise healthy women

2/6/2004
Metabolic Syndrome Ups Stroke Risk

Researchers suggest treating risk factors before it's too late

2/3/2004
What Triggers Type 1 Diabetes

Study sheds light on autoimmune response in blood sugar disease

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

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

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

1/14/2004
Water Workouts

Some safety tips

1/12/2004
Hispanic Teens Face High Chances of Heart Disease, Diabetes

Alarming number have at least one risk factor for these health problems

1/12/2004
Diabetes and Oral Health

Tell your dentist about your condition

1/9/2004
New Weapon for Diabetic Foot Infections

Antibiotic works against common problem among those with blood sugar disease

1/7/2004
Genetic Link Found for Insulin Resistance

Mexican-Americans group most affected by the disorder

1/7/2004
Healthy Diets for Diabetics

Foods to enjoy; foods to avoid

1/2/2004
Viral Cure for Diabetes Discovered

Virus helped pre-diabetic mice fend off 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

12/16/2003
Unfit Today, Heart Trouble Tomorrow

Young treadmill dropouts at much higher risk

12/8/2003
Diabetes Drugs Called Safe, With Monitoring

Heart, diabetes groups issue statement on Avandia, Actos

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

Agreement on goals and strategies improves disease care

12/5/2003
Parental Size Can Spell Health Trouble for Kids

Study finds greater risks for children of short mothers and overweight fathers

12/3/2003
Pancreas Transplants Raise Death Risk

Diabetics survive longer under conventional therapy

11/28/2003
Healthy Ways to Keep Diabetes at Bay

Exercise, weight loss can prevent or delay onset of the disease

11/23/2003
Diabetics: Dodge Trouble During Holidays

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

11/21/2003
Alcohol Alters Insulin Levels

Study: Wine after carb-heavy meal causes drop in vital hormone

11/21/2003
Buckwheat Good for Diabetics

May help control glucose levels, researchers say

11/18/2003
Genetic Link to Iron Overload Disorder Found

Scientists identify mutation that may cause metabolic disease

11/14/2003
Managing Diabetes

It's getting easier, thanks to recent advances

11/14/2003
Former Miss America's Legacy: Boosting Diabetes Awareness

Nicole Johnson urges others to take control of their disease

11/13/2003
Researchers Cure Diabetes in Mice

Technique holds promise for humans, but much more money needed

11/10/2003
Kids on Fast Track to Heart Disease

One in eight schoolchildren has at least three risk factors