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Artificial Intelligence can detect low-glucose levels via ECG without fingerpick test

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A new technology for detecting low glucose levels via ECG using a non-invasive wearable sensor, which with the…
Recurrent miscarriage: diabetes drug could lead to new treatment

January 9, 2020

A drug designed to tackle diabetes could also be repurposed as the first treatment to prevent miscarriage by…
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When you eat might be as important as what you eat

January 3, 2020

During the years 1976 through 1980, 15% of U.S. adults were obese. Today, about 40% of adults are…
High risk for diabetes usually coincides with the high risk for heart disease, but not because of sugar

December 28, 2019

It is a frightening thing to hear that you are at a high risk for diabetes. However, doctors…
Calcium channels play a key role in the development of diabetes

December 27, 2019

Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have deciphered the diabetogenic role of a certain type of calcium channel…
Secret behind diabetes drug’s benefits revealed

December 26, 2019

Researchers at McMaster University have unlocked one of the secrets behind the many benefits of metformin. One of…
Type 2 diabetes can be reversed through diet and exercise

December 22, 2019

Type 2 diabetes is typically caused by lifestyle factors. In very simplistic terms, it could be said that…
New clues to the link between ALS and type 2 diabetes

December 10, 2019

Patients with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) often suffer from type 2 diabetes. This phenomenon has since long remained…
NIH taps Tulane neuroscientist to lead effort to standardize research in genetic aging

December 10, 2019

The National Institutes of Health awarded a $2.9 million grant to Tulane University neuroscientist Dr. Stacy Drury to lead a research network…
Genetic screen in worms reveals critical step in insulin synthesis

December 5, 2019

The identification of a protein important for insulin synthesis may hold clues for understanding the pathogenesis of diabetes.…
Eating in Sync With Biological Clock Could Replace Problematic Diabetes Treatment

December 4, 2019

Type 2 diabetics inject themselves with insulin, a hormone that regulates the movement of sugar into liver, muscle…
Wearable Sweat Sensor Detects Gout-Causing Compounds

November 26, 2019

There are numerous things to dislike about going to the doctor: Paying a copay, sitting in the waiting…
How people with Type 2 diabetes can get the benefits of exercise while reducing the risks

November 20, 2019

Adults with Type 2 diabetes may have more to gain by participating in physical activity and exercise than…
New finding offers possibility for preventing age-related metabolic disease

November 15, 2019

A study by researchers at Yale has uncovered why belly fat surrounding organs increases as people age, a…
Protein finding could inform new type 2 diabetes treatment

November 11, 2019

The protein adipsin helps protect insulin-secreting cells called pancreatic beta cells from destruction in type 2 diabetes, according…
Supplements don’t preserve kidney health in Type 2 diabetes

November 11, 2019

Supplements of vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acids (often sold as fish oil) do not help people with…
One Fell Swoop

November 7, 2019

As we age, our bodies tend to develop diseases such as heart failure, kidney failure and diabetes, and…
Mechanism of beta-cells involved in the development of type-1 diabetes revealed

November 6, 2019

Researchers Lorenzo Pasquali and Mireia Ramos-Rodríguez recently have published the results of a study on the mechanisms that…
Dentists could diagnose dia­betes and pre­dia­betes

November 1, 2019

Do you know how many people in the world suffer from diabetes? About 422 million, according to World…
Increase health benefits of exercise by working out before breakfast – new research

October 21, 2019

According to a new study, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism health scientists at the universities of…
Artificial pancreas better controls blood glucose levels than current technology

October 18, 2019

A multicenter, randomized clinical trial evaluating a new artificial pancreas system – which automatically monitors and regulates blood…
How Proinsulin Misfolding is a Prelude to Type 2 Diabetes

October 17, 2019

An astounding 86 million people in the United States have prediabetes, a condition marked by elevated blood sugar…
Activity trackers can be useful tools in managing diabetes

October 14, 2019

Researchers at The University of Manchester have conducted the largest ever review of the effect of movement-monitoring devices, such as…
Uncommon weight-loss surgery best for reducing diabetes risk

October 8, 2019

As obesity rates climb, so do the number of people receiving weight-loss surgery. One of the most frequently…
Young adults of South Asian descent face higher risk of prediabetes, diabetes

October 7, 2019

Compared to long-term residents, immigrants to Canada have a 40 per cent higher risk of developing prediabetes, which is an…
Food Insecurity in Young Adults Raises Risk for Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Asthma

October 2, 2019

A paradox of food insecurity in wealthy countries is its association with excess weight. Now, a study led…
Using nanomachines to help fight the war on diabetes

October 2, 2019

Anti-diabetic drugs may become cheaper and more accessible thanks to a breakthrough from CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency.…
Biochemists grab slippery target: LRH-1

October 1, 2019

To fight fat, scientists had to figure out how to pin down a greasy, slippery target. Researchers at…
Type 2 diabetes remission possible with ‘achievable’ weight loss, say researchers

September 30, 2019

People who achieve weight loss of 10% or more in the first five years following diagnosis with type…
Scientists identify potential way to prevent type 1 diabetes

September 26, 2019

Researchers believe they have identified a way to prevent type 1 diabetes by restoring the immune system’s natural…
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