Retinal diseases could be treated by ophthalmic drops instead of intraocular injections
The Spanish firm Sylentis has developed a compound to treat diseases of the retina, such as age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, which will be...
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Personalized blood sugar goals can save diabetes patients thousands
A cost analysis shows treatment plans that set individualized blood sugar goals for diabetes patients, tailored to their age and health history, can save $13,546 in health care...
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Deep learning system identifies diabetic retinopathy, related eye diseases
A machine-learning technology known as a deep learning system showed high sensitivity and specificity for recognizing diabetic retinopathy and related eye diseases among...
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Guide Assists in Type 1 Diabetes Health Insurance Navigation in US
A JDRF online resource helps people with type 1 diabetes in the US understand insurance options and address obstacles. Medscape Medical News
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Individualized HbA1c Targets for Diabetes Drop Cost, Improve QoL
The analysis "complements other work that says patient preferences matter," says the lead author. Medscape Medical News
3 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Diabetes nightmare: A hypoglycemic attack on air
When Alex Ritson's blood sugar dropped, he was glad his team at the BBC World Service knew what to do.
4 hours ago - BBC
From Ultrasounds to Organs: Advances in Pancreatic Disease Treatment
Pancreatic cancer has one of the worst outcomes in oncology. Other pancreatic conditions, such as diabetes, are on the rise. Improvements in pancreatic treatment is becoming a...
8 hours ago - HealthWorks Collective
First short-acting ‘follow-on' insulin receives FDA approval to treat diabetes
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Admelog , a short-acting insulin indicated to improve control in blood sugar levels in adults and pediatric patients aged 3...
11 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Individualizing blood glucose goals cuts costs, improves quality of life
Neda Laiteerapong An individualized approach to glucose control for adults with type 2 diabetes in the United States resulted in reduced costs and increased quality of life...
14 hours ago - Healio
The Link Between a Lack of Sleep and Type 2 Diabetes
Everyone's family has a specific medical history. It's different for us all. Included in this background of data and genetics are indicators toward your dietary preferences...
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The headlines of Master Doctor
New study finds smokeless tobacco causes mouth cancer, with more than half...
One thing you can rely on about tobacco: It's bound to give you cancer if you put it in your body. Most of you may think that statement only applies to smoking tobacco...
Health boost for wine: Researchers have developed a device to filter out the...
While sulfites are used to preserve wine and food products, they can cause an allergy-like reaction in people who are sensitive to the compounds. Now, a group of researchers...
Eating mushrooms every day fights chronic disease: Button mushrooms are high...
Eating small portions of mushrooms every day can make a big impact on your health. A recent study has found that mushrooms, particularly button mushrooms, contain important...
Antidepressant Use in First Trimester Not Linked to ADHD or Autism
Antidepressants are used by 12.7 % of the U.S. population over 12. Since many women taking antidepressants are of childbearing age, pregnancy may prompt a discussion on whether...
Pokémon GO could help people who struggle socially
Researchers from the University of British Columbia found augmented reality encourages gamers to interact with others, boosting the game's success chances.
Asthma Medication With Oral Immunotherapy can Help Children Fight Food Allergies
Administering antibody medication along with tiny amounts of food that a person is allergic to, desensitizes them faster to the different food allergens.
Physical Activity can Improve Lymphoma Patient's Chances of Survival
Lymphoma patient's chances of survival can be improved by good physical activity and thereby physicians have to counsel patients to increase their physical patients.
Innovative Photothermal Techniques can Cause Direct Damage to Tumors
Nanorods made of bismuth sulfide can now help destroy tumors by heat. This method could be an effective new treatment option for treating cancer
Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinson's Disease
The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage Parkinson's disease.
Protein Crucial for Development of Immune Cells That are Key to Fighting Cancer
Protein, Runx3, programs T cells to amass in tissues where they protect against infection and tumor growth, opening the door to potential new cancer therapies.