Diabetes

Eli Lilly Lowers Insulin Costs as Coronavirus Crisis Deepens

14 hours ago   |   Medscape

Drugmaker Eli Lilly & Co said on Tuesday it has capped the out-of-pocket cost for insulin to $35 per month to help diabetes patients across the United States, many of whom are...
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Top stories in endocrinology: Glucocorticoid use increases COVID-19 complication risks, potential role of drones in insulin delivery

15 hours ago   |   Healio   |   4 articles

Adults prescribed glucocorticoid therapy are at a higher risk for developing serious complications from COVID-19, according to an editorial published in the Journal of Clinical...
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Reconsidering the “Thin-Fat” Indian Neonate

16 hours ago   |   Journal of Nutrition

Over recent decades, India has emerged as one of the world's “capitals” of type 2 diabetes mellitus. In 2016, the national T2DM prevalence in Indian adults aged ≥20 y was...
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Corrigendum for Struik et al. Very Low and Higher Carbohydrate Diets Promote Differential Appetite Responses in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Randomized Trial. J Nutr 2020; nxz344

16 hours ago   |   Journal of Nutrition   |   5 articles


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Concordance and Discordance in the Geographic Distribution of Childhood Obesity and Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes in New York City

1 day ago   |   Academic Pediatrics

Objective: s rates of childhood obesity and pediatric type 2 diabetes increase, a better understanding is needed of how these two conditions relate, and which subgroups of...
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Evaluating grip strength to identify early diabetes

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

A new study reports valuable new grip strength metrics that provide healthcare practitioners with an easy-to-perform, time-efficient screening tool for type 2 diabetes .
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Pneumonia, uncontrolled inflammation more common in COVID-19 with diabetes

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

A cohort of Chinese adults with diabetes but without other comorbidities were more likely to develop inflammatory storm leading to rapid deterioration in COVID-19 compared with...
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How can probiotics affect the quality of life in people with Type 2 diabetes?

How can probiotics affect the quality of life in people with Type 2 diabetes?

1 day ago   |   Natural News

Probiotics are live microorganisms that are used to ferment foods. Commonly found in products like yogurt, traditional foods like sauerkraut or in supplements, probiotics...
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The Role of Meat and Dairy in Triggering Type 1 Diabetes

1 day ago   |   Nutrition Facts

Type 1 diabetes “ arises following the autoimmune destruction of the insulin-producing pancreatic β is most often diagnosed in children and adolescents, usually presenting with...
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Diabetes may worsen outcomes in COVID-19

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   4 articles

Adults with diabetes are no more likely to contract COVID-19 than people without diabetes, but could be up to twice as likely to die from complications of the disease...
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Off-the-shelf Artificial Cardiac Patch can Repair Heart Attack Injury in Rats, Pigs

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Global COVID-19 Cases Exceed 1.5 Million

Global COVID-19 Cases Exceed 1.5 Million

Global confirmed COVID-19 cases exceeded 1.5 million on Wednesday afternoon local time, reports Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. Read more ...

Please Stop Throwing Your Used Gloves And Masks On The Ground

Please Stop Throwing Your Used Gloves And Masks On The Ground

Dispose of your single-use gloves and masks properly. Not only could littering spread the coronavirus, there are other, less obvious repercussions as well. Read more ...

How Do You Choose Who Gets a Ventilator?

How Do You Choose Who Gets a Ventilator?

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COVID-19 Hitting Some African American Communities Harder

COVID-19 Hitting Some African American Communities Harder

In states such as Michigan and Louisiana, as well as in cities like Chicago and Milwaukee, African American people are making up a disproportionately large number of COVID-19... Read more ...

Kidney Damage Caused By Lupus Reversed By New Drug

Kidney Damage Caused By Lupus Reversed By New Drug

A cancer drug has shown promise in reversing kidney damage caused by systemic lupus erythematosus . Read more ...

My 4-Year-Old Was Hospitalized With COVID-19

My 4-Year-Old Was Hospitalized With COVID-19

When I started Mighty Littles, I never intended to write about my children being in the hospital. I planned to write about the resiliency I see in parents in the NICU , how... Read more ...

Rates of flu-like illnesses in Santa Clara are twice as low as in New York

Rates of flu-like illnesses in Santa Clara are twice as low as in New York

A new infographic from Kinsa Health shows how Santa Clara County lowered its rates of flu-like illnesses faster than New York County by imposing stay-at-home orders sooner. Read more ...

Boost your immune system with dietary selenium and vitamin D

Boost your immune system with dietary selenium and vitamin D

The coronavirus pandemic has taken the world by storm with over a million confirmed cases across the globe. The United States stands on the forefront of this global pandemic as... Read more ...

Study: Nearly 8 out of 10 coronavirus patients in China caught it from...

Study: Nearly 8 out of 10 coronavirus patients in China caught it from someone with NO symptoms

Asymptomatic carriers, or people who don't show any symptoms of the disease, remain one of the biggest vectors for the spread of the global coronavirus pandemic. Now, a new... Read more ...