08 Feb 2015
Washington: The factors behind the prevalence of diabetes may be affected by the geography and hence the prevention and treatment should be based on the local factors, said a study.
22 Jul 2015
London: Researchers at Uppsala University have proved that even one night sleep loss may affect our metabolism. This can be linked to higher risk of obesity. Thus, sleep loss can make a negative effect on our body. It grows an excessive fat in our body which can lead to diabetes.
11 Jul 2015
London: A diet and exercise regime for high-risk obese pregnant women, while effective in promoting a healthy lifestyle, does not prevent gestational diabetes, says a study.
02 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A new study has found hormone that maintains metabolic health can also improve insulin action in obese, diabetic mice, paving the way for new therapies to treat type 2 diabetes.
11 Jun 2015
New Delhi: AstraZeneca Pharma today said it has launched diabetes drug 'Forxiga' in India. "Forxiga helps remove excess glucose from the body. It offers a new treatment approach for patients by improving glycaemic control with added benefits of weight loss and blood pressure reduction," AstraZeneca said in a filing to BSE.
28 Nov 2014
Toronto: Compared to conventional diabetes treatment, an external artificial pancreas can improve glucose control and treatment of Type-1 diabetes, shows a study.
22 Nov 2012
Asparagus, a popular vegetable, can keep diabetes at bay by helping blood sugar levels stay under control while boosting output of insulin, the hormone that helps the body absorb glucose, says a study. Type two diabetes, which accounts for 90 percent of all diabetes cases, is emerging as a major health burden worldwide.
28 May 2015
London: Researchers have explored how 3D printing can be used to help treat Type 1 diabetes. The 3D printing technique, known as bio-plotting, has taken researchers a step closer to being able to help patients who experience severe hypoglycemic situation.
24 May 2015
New York: People with faster resting heart tare are at an increased risk of developing diabetes, warns a new study. Each additional 10 beats per minute is associated with 23 percent increased risk of diabetes, similar to the effects of a three kilogram per metre square increase in body mass index (BMI), the findings showed.
26 Jul 2013
Washington: US Food and Drug administration is cracking down on the sale of alternative remedies, including ayurvedic and homeopathic products and dietary supplements, for the treatment of diabetes.