01 Jul 2015
New York: Drinking low-calorie cranberry juice cocktail may help lower the risk of chronic diseases, including heart disease, diabetes and stroke, says a study.
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.
17 Jun 2015
Panaji: A Goa court has sought report from jail authorities here over allegations that VIP treatment was being given to former minister Fransisco Miccky Pacheco who is currently undergoing sentence at the Sada sub-jail for assaulting a junior engineer from the Electricity Department.
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 Jun 2015
Washington: A new non-invasive method for skin rejuvenation may have less unintended side effects such as scarring and altered pigmentation than conventional methods.
18 Jun 2015
Washington: Consuming nuts is associated with a decreased risk of certain types of cancer, but not Type-2 diabetes, says new study. The study was published in the journal Nutrition Reviews
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.
26 May 2015
New York: Blocking a second protein linked to blood vessel growth, along with one that is already well-known, could offer a new way to treat and prevent a blinding eye disease caused by diabetes, say researchers.
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.
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.