Diabetes

Insulin treatment shows great potential against chronic bowel inflammation

8 hours ago   |   News Medical

Millions of people take insulin every day to treat their diabetes. But diabetes is not the only disease on which insulin has an effect, it appears.
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Little girl, 9, dies in her sleep after a sudden sugar crash sent her into a diabetic coma 

Little girl, 9, dies in her sleep after a sudden sugar crash sent her into a diabetic coma 

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Nine-year-old Sophia Daugherty slipped into a diabetic coma during a sleepover at a friends house in Pennsylvania, after the diabetic child's blood pressure dropped. She died...
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Dispelling the Myths About Obesity

10 hours ago   |   Medscape

Is obesity a choice? Are people just lazy or suffering from 'food addiction'? Dr Akshay Jain responds to the results of a recent Medscape poll and says it's time to dispel the...
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Focus on Lifestyle Changes: The Indian Diabetes Guidelines

10 hours ago   |   Medscape

The ABCs of the Indian Diabetes Guidelines: Dr Rucha Mehta compares these guidelines with the ADA guidelines. Medscape Family Medicine
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Oxurion enrolls first patient in clinical trial evaluating DME therapy

13 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

The first patient has been enrolled in a phase 1 clinical trial to evaluate the safety of a single intravitreal injection of THR-687 in the treatment of diabetic macular edema...
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Undiagnosed Diabetes; Skeletal Stem Cells; Implantable MetS Tx

16 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

News and commentary from the endocrinology world
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Personalized Medicine, Combo Tx, Stops Progression to Diabetes

16 hours ago   |   Medscape

People with prediabetes identified as being at highest risk based on oral glucose testing and treated with 'triple therapy' were less likely to progress in the STOP DIABETES...
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EU Okays CV Benefit Labelling for Canagliflozin in Diabetes

19 hours ago   |   Medscape

The European label for the SGLT2 inhibitor canagliflozin for type 2 diabetes will now include positive cardiovascular benefit results from the CANVAS trial, while a decision...
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High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

19 hours ago   |   Medindia Health   |   3 articles

High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
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Premature Death: Many Countries Fail to Meet UN Target to Prevent Early Deaths from NCDs

Premature Death: Many Countries Fail to Meet UN Target to Prevent Early Deaths from NCDs

22 hours ago   |   Medindia Health

Millions of people around the world die early due to non-communicable diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease, and diabetes. Many countries...
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It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed

It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed

A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found. Read more ...

More than 80% of people with cancer risk genes don't know it, study warns  

More than 80% of people with cancer risk genes don't know it, study warns  

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Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as... Read more ...

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can... Read more ...

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Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection

Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England. Read more ...

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New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland Communities

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