Families could get money off their shopping bills
Two-thirds of adults and one-third of 11-year-olds in the UK are currently overweight, greatly increasing the risk of heart attacks, strokes, cancer, dementia and diabetes.
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Disease Progression of Diabetes At The Molecular Level can Be Detected
The new method that uses vibrational microspectroscopic technology can help indicate biochemical changes in the pancreas.
4 hours ago - Medindia Health
Physicians fine-tune use of diabetes drugs after recent CV safety results
In 2008, the FDA challenged developers of new diabetes drugs to prove that these agents do not increase cardiovascular risk. Results from those studies are now coming in, and...
5 hours ago - Healio
Continuous glucose monitoring may benefit patients with type 2 diabetes
Adults with type 2 diabetes who had more than one insulin injection daily and continuous glucose monitoring for 24 hours experienced improved glycemic control, suggesting that...
5 hours ago - Healio
Studies explore microbiome's link with diabetes, preterm births in minority populations
Studies designed to investigate the roles of gut microbiome among Hispanics with diabetes, as well as vaginal microbiome in preterm deliveries among black women, served as a...
7 hours ago - Healio
Type 2 diabetes patients on MDI insulin therapy can benefit from CGM use, study shows
DexCom, Inc., announced today the publication of a new study that shows people with Type 2 diabetes on a multiple daily injection insulin therapy benefit from the use of...
12 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Continuous Glucose Monitoring Aids Some With Type 2 Diabetes
Improvements are seen in HbA1c, but lack of reimbursement and need for education in device use may hinder widespread use. Medscape Medical News
15 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Mastery in Diabetes Management: Doxycycline Treatment for Insulin Resistance
Erjola Balliu, MD, on how doxycycline treatment may have a significant improvement in two glucose metabolism parameters
16 hours ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Mastery in Diabetes Management: HbA1c's Role in Diabetes Readmission
Hirva Bakeri, MD, MS, on how HbA1c levels were not predictive of 30-day hospital readmissions
18 hours ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
New tool identifies diabetes patients at risk for low blood sugar emergencies
A team of researchers has developed and validated a practical tool for identifying diabetes patients who are at the highest risk for being admitted to an emergency department...
18 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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More dementia patients in A&E over lack of care home beds
A study by King's College London found the number of later-stage dementia patients making emergency visits to hospital jumped by 62 per cent between 2008 and 2013.
Looking Out for 'Signature' Causes of BRCAness in Breast Cancer Cells
Signature 3 presence or absence in breast cancer cells helps classify the rare BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations as harmful or not, reveals a new study.
Heart Safe Program Enhances CPR and AED Use in Participating Communities
Heart Safe program has been effective in helping communities and also play a significant role in providing citizen CPR education and AED placements
Exposure to outdoor light at night can increase breast cancer risk, claim...
Women who reside in areas with plenty of outdoor lighting at night may want to reconsider their living situation. The researchers behind a recent Harvard study uncovered a link...
Online opportunities-not loss of big account-drove finished products shift...
A shift in market dynamics-not a legal dispute with a key customer-is what drove ChromaDex to try for a second time the finished products route for one of its branded ingredients.
Calcium may not help prevent bone loss in men
Bone Mineral Density and rates of bone loss showed no association with dietary calcium intake in men, according to a recent study in British Journal of Nutrition.
Eating Disorders Linked To History Of Theft
Convictions could increase a patient's stress and anxiety, interrupt treatment and hamper recovery.
High blood pressure is on the rise in children and teens
The American Academy of Pediatrics released new guidelines to help detect high blood pressure in children and teens. This is after a study revealed that 3.5 percent have...
Of Course Donald Trump Stared Right Into The Eclipse Without Glasses
Donald Trump photographed enjoying the eclipse - without glasses Donald Trump did that thing that scientists have been warning us about for weeks: stared straight into the sun...
Parents are failing to put babies to sleep on their backs
Less than half of the babies in the US sleep on their backs all the time, despite doctors' warnings to parents that this sleeping position decreases a baby's risk of dying of SIDS.