Diabetes

Women With Type 2 Diabetes Die Sooner Than Men, Study Suggests

4 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

Certain groups of people may face higher risks of early mortality and loss of life expectancy years from type 2 diabetes, a real-world population study showed.
In an English cohort, a few specific factors were associated with...
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Type 1 Diabetes Outcomes Particularly Bad for Girls

Type 1 Diabetes Outcomes Particularly Bad for Girls

4 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

Girls may face a higher rate of type 1 diabetes-related complications and poor outcomes versus boys, according to a systematic review.
Across 86 observational studies focused on sex differences in pediatric patients with type...
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COVID-19 Associated With Increase In New Diagnoses Of Type 1 Diabetes In Youth, By As Much As 72%

COVID-19 Associated With Increase In New Diagnoses Of Type 1 Diabetes In Youth, By As Much As 72%

4 days ago   |   By News Medical

Children who were infected with COVID-19 show a substantially higher risk of developing type 1 diabetes , according to a new study that analyzed electronic health records of more than 1 million patients ages 18 and younger.
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BU Researchers Test A Novel Hypothesis To Explain The Cause Of Autoimmunity In Patients With Type 1 Diabetes

4 days ago   |   By News Medical

Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease in which the pancreas makes little or no insulin. The details on the events that occur during autoimmune destruction of the pancreatic beta-cells have been studied extensively yet the mystery of what causes autoimmunity is unknown.
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Is T1D Risk in Kids Greater With COVID Than Other Respiratory Infections?

Is T1D Risk in Kids Greater With COVID Than Other Respiratory Infections?

4 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

Children with a prior COVID-19 infection appeared to be more likely to develop type 1 diabetes compared with those who had other respiratory infections during the pandemic, a cohort study showed.
In this propensity score...
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Girls with type 1 diabetes may have worse cardiometabolic metrics than boys

Girls with type 1 diabetes may have worse cardiometabolic metrics than boys

4 days ago   |   By Healio

Researchers observed sex disparities among children with type 1 diabetes, according to a presenter at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes annual meeting.
Girls with type 1 diabetes tended to have higher HbA1c, BMI and insulin dose compared with boys, among other outcomes.
“We noted that a younger age at disease onset increases risk, cardiovascular complications and also is associated with reduced life expectancy. That makes it very important to identify risk factors already present at an early age in patients,” Silvia A. G. de Vries, MSc, MD-PhD candidate in the
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Prenatal Steroids May Improve Outcomes in Extremely Preterm Infants

Prenatal Steroids May Improve Outcomes in Extremely Preterm Infants

A complete course of antenatal steroids was associated with higher survival in extremely preterm infants, a cohort study showed. Among infants born at 22 weeks to less than 24... Read more ...

Violent storm wakes Sydney with thousands of lightning strikes

Sydneysiders were woken before dawn by the display - and more severe weather could hit commuters on Wednesday afternoon. Read more ...

Once-weekly semaglutide lowers risk for type 2 diabetes by more than 60% at...

Once-weekly semaglutide lowers risk for type 2 diabetes by more than 60% at 68 weeks

Once-weekly semaglutide 2.4 mg reduces the 10-year risk for developing type 2 diabetes by more than 60% for people with overweight or obesity, according to a speaker at the... Read more ...

Pumping weights could help you live longer

Muscle-strengthening exercises are important in weekly exercise in old age, research suggests. Read more ...

Shock: EU commission president threatens Italy on eve of election, says...

Shock: EU commission president threatens Italy on eve of election, says Brussels has â& 128;& 152;toolsâ& 128;& 153; if wrong parties win

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is being accused of election interference after threatening to use “tools” if the wrong election result is achieved in... Read more ...

British banks prepare for possible winter blackouts, suggest revival of...

British banks prepare for possible winter blackouts, suggest revival of lockdown policies to safeguard energy supply

Banks and other financial institutions in London are preparing to protect themselves and their clients from possible power outages this winter. Some are even suggesting the... Read more ...

Natural health: 4 Ways to boost your bone health

Natural health: 4 Ways to boost your bone health

Maintaining bone health is crucial for your well-being. To keep your bones healthy, consume more superfoods like turmeric, dandelion greens and thyme. Eating foods rich in... Read more ...

Drag queens dressed as Disney characters perform in front of kids at...

Drag queens dressed as Disney characters perform in front of kids at Tennessee brewery

A Tennessee brewery hosted performances by adult drag queens dressed as Disney characters even though the event was advertised as "family-friendly."The Wanderlinger Brewing... Read more ...

Global survey: Unvaxxed avoided COVID-19 vaccine fallout, but fell victim to...

Global survey: Unvaxxed avoided COVID-19 vaccine fallout, but fell victim to government tyranny

A global survey found that those who did not get injected with the Wuhan coronavirus vaccine did not suffer from infection, but from government tyranny.The results of the... Read more ...

Top immigration official admits Biden administration is only removing a...

Top immigration official admits Biden administration is only removing a fraction of illegals

President Joe Biden has turned the United States into a haven for illegal aliens.Under his administration, a record number of immigrants have entered the country illegally... Read more ...