Diabetes

A recent study investigated whether adopting seven recommendations by the American Heart Association can improve heart health and reduce the risk of developing diabetes. The American Heart Association (AHA) recently identified a list of seven health factors or behaviours that, if adopted, can successfully maintain heart health and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and
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A new study at the University of Oxford evaluated if omega-3 supplements help in reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease in individuals with diabetes. Diabetes and cardiovascular disease are leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. People with diabetes are at a higher risk of cardiovascular disease. Unquestionably, diet has a substantial effect on the
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Researchers in Michigan have developed a novel nitric oxide sensing device, providing new insight into the causes of diabetic foot ulcers and possible avenues for treatment. Approximately 9 to 26 million diabetic patients around the world develop foot ulcers every year. These ulcers can double the risk of death for diabetic patients and may take up to 120
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Please rate this article The rising cost of insulin poses a significant barrier for people with diabetes, as many resort to limiting their use of the drug. A recent study at the Yale Diabetes Center reveals that cost-related insulin underuse may be more common than expected. Over the past ten years, the cost of insulin
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Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] A study linked the composition of gut bacteria to the immune system and insulin sensitivity and determined whether a certain bacterial strain could reverse insulin resistance. As we age, our immune system functions at a lower capacity and tends to cause more inflammation. their discoveries can predispose individuals toward
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Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] A recent study, published in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences, investigated the cardioprotective effects of metformin in type 1 diabetes and heart disease. Studies have shown that patients with diabetes mellitus have a two to four-fold higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD). Diabetes mellitus is a
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Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] Researchers conducted a study to find out the association of the prevalence and risk of prediabetes with infertility in men. Infertility is the inability of a couple to conceive despite unprotected sexual intercourse for a period of more than 12 months. It is estimated that about 15% of
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Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] Researchers conducted a cost-analysis of intensified multifactorial treatment compared to conventional type 2 diabetes treatment. Patients with type 2 diabetes have higher chances of undergoing damage to the eyes, kidneys, nerves, legs, and brain. All these complications are life-threatening and fatal, which eventually affects the mortality rate in
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Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] A recent press release from the American Diabetes Association addressed using a dual-hormone releasing artificial pancreas to treat people with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes, characterized simply, is a disease that affects the glucose levels so that patients are prone to complications related to imbalanced blood sugar levels. A
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Our Reader Score [Total: 1 Average: 1] A press release by the American Diabetes Association’s Scientific Sessions Conference highlighted the differences between disease characteristics in adults and youth with a type 2 diabetes diagnosis. Over the past two decades, the prevalence of a type 2 diabetes diagnosis in North American youth has increased. From 2002
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Our Reader Score [Total: 1 Average: 5] There are many treatments for type 2 diabetes. Some treatments are natural, like lifestyle changes, while others are medications that have been used for decades, like metformin. New medications and treatments are still undergoing clinical trials, while others have entered the market in recent years. Below, we will
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Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] Since retinopathy is a diabetes-related disease and intermittent fasting has been found to help diabetic patients, a research team investigated the role of intermittent fasting on retinopathy. Diabetes-related blindness, known as retinopathy, affects over 4 million Americans. It is related to complications in the cells of the retina
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