Keyword Results for   'diabetes'  
Vitamin D supplements have little effect on risk of falls among older people: Lancet  Apr 24, 10:18 am
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that there is no evidence to back up the theory that vitamin D supplements prevent falls.
Bariatric surgery also has positive effects on diabetes and heart disease  Apr 23, 9:46 am
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Researchers have pointed out that in addition to weight loss bariatric surgery also has positive effects on diabetes and heart disease.
Brown fat breakthrough may be 'holy grail' of weight loss  Apr 18, 2:36 pm
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): The first MRI scan to show 'brown fat' in a living adult could pave way towards a new wave of therapies to aid the fight against diabetes and obesity.
Everest trek reveals how some people get type 2 diabetes  Apr 15, 9:25 am
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A research, which took place on Mount Everest, assessed the mechanisms by which low oxygen levels in the body - known as hypoxia - are linked to the development of insulin resistance.
Protein that can help battle obesity by speeding up metabolism identified  Apr 10, 2:04 pm
Washington, April 10 (ANI): In an attempt to combat obesity and diabetes, researchers have identified the protein in fat and liver cells that can be altered to accelerate metabolism.
Weight loss surgery can help overweight people treat type 2 diabetes  Apr 8, 4:12 pm
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A new research has revealed weightloss surgery or gastric banding can play a vital role in the treatment of type 2 diabetes in people who are overweight.
Eating choc could help you keep flab and diabetes away  Apr 3, 10:26 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a particular type of antioxidant in cocoa prevented laboratory mice from gaining excess weight and lowered their blood sugar levels.
Weight loss in people at risk of diabetes cuts mortality risk from cardiovascular disease  Apr 3, 10:26 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Researchers have said that losing weight helped people, who were at risk of diabetes, decreases their chances of dying from cardiovascular disease.
Bariatric surgery provides long-term relief from type 2 diabetes  Apr 1, 5:44 pm
Washington, April 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that bariatric surgery is a highly effective and durable treatment for type 2 diabetes in obese patients.
Mediterranean diet lowers diabetes risk  Mar 28, 3:23 pm
Washington, March 28 (ANI): A new study has revealed that adoption of a Mediterranean lowers risk of diabetes, especially among people at high risk for cardiovascular disease.
Good self-management among diabetics helps cut risk of mortality   Mar 27, 11:15 am
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Researchers have showed that patients with good diabetes self-management that is patients with a high self-management index, had a significantly lower mortality risk than patients with a low self-management index.
Excess weight at 1 year postpartum ups diabetes, heart problem risk  Mar 26, 12:07 pm
Washington, March 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women who don't lose their baby weight and even gain more weight within a year of giving birth are at an increased risk of developing heart disease and diabetes.
Mathematical model predicts blood glucose levels 30 minutes in advance  Mar 26, 9:53 am
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Scientists have developed a mathematical model that can predict, with more than 90 percent accuracy, the blood glucose levels of individuals with type 1 diabetes up to 30 minutes in advance of imminent changes in their levels.
Diabetes drug may help reduce Alzheimer's spread: Study   Mar 25, 11:35 am
Washington, March 25 (ANI): While conducting an experimental model, researchers found that pramlintide, a diabetic drug, helps in reducing amyloid-beta peptides, a major element of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in the brain.
Diabetes and high blood pressure in middle age could lead to brain cell loss later in life  Mar 23, 11:22 am
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): People who develop diabetes and high blood pressure in middle age are more likely to have brain cell loss and other damage to the brain, as well as problems with memory and thinking skills, than people who never have diabetes or high blood pressure or who develop it in old age, a new study suggests.
New website launched to help prevent diabetes spread in Asia  Mar 23, 11:04 am
Washington, March 23(ANI): A new diabetes prevention website - the Asian Diabetes Prevention Initiative - has been launched in Asia in an attempt to put a stop to the growing epidemic by providing science-based information about type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes linked to pancreatic cancer  Mar 23, 10:42 am
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Melbourne have found a link between pancreatic cancer and diabetes.
Researchers find evidence of insulin-secreting cells that can regenerate  Mar 20, 11:16 am
Washington, March 20 (ANI): Researchers have found proof that the insulin-secreting beta cells of the pancreas, which are either killed or become dysfunctional in the two main forms of diabetes, have the capacity to regenerate.
New pathway connected to Type 2 diabetes discovered  Mar 20, 11:16 am
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Scientists at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research Institute have discovered a cellular pathway that is responsible for keeping blood sugar levels low in obese or pre-diabetic people, and may prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes.
Now, app that turns smartphone into portable medical diagnostic device  Mar 20, 10:49 am
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Researchers have developed a mobile phone application recently that could make monitoring conditions such as diabetes, kidney disease, and urinary tract infections much clearer and easier for both patients and doctors.
Tequila plant sweetener could help reduce blood sugar, weight among diabetics  Mar 17, 11:33 am
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): A sweetener created from the plant used to make tequila could lower blood glucose levels for millions of type 2 diabetes sufferers and help them and the obese lose weight, according to researchers.
Breast cancer gene offers protection against obesity, diabetes  Mar 13, 11:46 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): Researchers have found that a gene known to be associated with breast cancer susceptibility, BRCA 1, plays a critical role in fat storage, insulin response and mitochondrial function in skeletal muscle cells.
Women with history of gestational diabetes at higher risk of heart disease in midlife  Mar 13, 10:59 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): A new study has found that women who have had a history of gestational diabetes are more prone to experiencing heart ailments later in life than women who did not experience gestational diabetes.
Syrian civil war's impact on children's health 'devastating'  Mar 10, 2:23 pm
Washington, Mar. 10 (ANI): The impact of Syrian civil war on kids' health is far more insidious than has been widely understood, a leading children's advocacy group has said.
Link between obesity and diabetes found  Mar 7, 1:23 pm
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): Researchers have now identified a critical link between obesity and diabetes.