VIDEO: Aflibercept reduces rate of diabetic disease progression in Protocol W
In this Healio Video Perspective from the virtual ARVO meeting, Jennifer Lim, MD, discusses results from the ongoing Protocol W study of aflibercept in eyes with...
2 days ago - Healio
Could Combos Replace Basal-Bolus Insulin in Type 2 Diabetes?
Switching patients from multiple daily insulin injections to basal insulin plus either a GLP-1 agonist or an SGLT2 inhibitor produced similar glucose control, with fewer...
2 days ago - Medscape
Study: The stem bark of black stinkwood has anti-diabetic and anti-inflammatory properties
Ocotea bullata, also known as black stinkwood, is a slow-growing but useful tree native to South Africa. One of the most widely traded plants in the country, black stinkwood is...
2 days ago - Natural News
New device can measure glucose in sweat with the touch of a fingertip
Many people with diabetes endure multiple, painful finger pricks each day to measure their blood glucose.
3 days ago - News Medical
Personalized sweat sensor reliably monitors blood glucose without finger pricks
Many people with diabetes endure multiple, painful finger pricks each day to measure their blood glucose. Now, researchers have developed a device that can measure glucose in...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily
COVID-19 Severity Starts in Normal BMI Range, Especially in Young
Increases in BMI, beginning in normal ranges, show a linear link to severe COVID-19 outcomes independent of obesity-related diseases, such as diabetes, and stronger among...
3 days ago - Medscape - 5 articles
Nonlinear eGFR decline more likely for African Caribbean adults with type 2 diabetes
African Caribbean adults and those with a high HbA1c are more likely to have a nonlinear decline in kidney function that increases progression of end-stage renal disease in...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
COVID-19 hospitalization, death risk rise ‘sharply' with BMI
Risks for severe COVID-19 complications start to rise among adults with a BMI of at least 23 kg/m², with effects greatest among those younger than 40 years, according to data...
3 days ago - Healio - 5 articles
Duodenal mucosal resurfacing gains FDA breakthrough device designation for type 2 diabetes
The FDA granted breakthrough device designation for a first-in-class duodenal mucosal resurfacing intervention for adults with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes, according to an...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Pre-diabetes nearly DOUBLES the risk of having a heart attack or stroke, study finds
Researchers at Beaumont Hospital in Michigan said their study should act as a 'wake-up call' - around one in three adults are thought to be pre-diabetic in the US, along with...
3 days ago - Daily Mail
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Brisbane and Bundaberg steroid bust brings men to court
Steroids, cocaine and other hallucinogenic drugs found in significant organised crime gang bust in Brisbane and Bundaberg.
Ask Scary Mommy: I Don't Want My Kid To Go To Sleepovers. Ever
Ask Scary Mommy is Scary Mommy's advice column, where our team of “experts” answers all the questions you have about life, love, body image, friends, parenting, and anything...
Beovu, other pharmacotherapies pending and promising for DME
WAILEA, Hawaii - There is “intense research” aimed at developing more effective, safer and more durable treatments for diabetic macular edema, Michael S. Ip, MD, said in a...
VIDEO: Alcon acquires exclusive rights to BlephEx in US
WAILEA, Hawaii - At Hawaiian Eye 2021, Fred Ellis, head of dry eye devices at Alcon, discusses the news that Alcon has acquired exclusive rights to sell BlephEx in the U.S. and...
Barty finally loses on clay as Sabalenka claims Madrid crown
The world no.1 had not lost in 16 matches on clay courts but Aryna Sabalenka overpowered Ash Barty to win the Madrid Open.
Pediatric rheumatology in Africa: thriving amidst challenges
Pediatric Rheumatology is an orphan specialty in Africa which is gradually gaining importance across the continent.
Cruise Line Threatens to Skip Florida Ports Over Proof-of-Vaccination Ban
Norwegian Cruise Line plans to require Covid-19 vaccine documentation from its crew members and customers, but Florida recently enacted a law that bars businesses from doing so.
Impact of COVID-19 on nutritional status during the first wave of the pandemic
Patients affected by COVID-19 may develop disease related malnutrition due to the catabolic situation, symptoms that interfere with intake and prolonged hospital stay. This...
Cheeseburger Crunch Wrap
This Cheeseburger Crunch Wrap is so easy, stuffed with classic burger ingredients and wrapped in a crunchy tortilla. Use any burger meat you wish here! Cheeseburger Crunch...
Kennett wants Mitchell to coach ‘one day' but no guarantees
Jeff Kennett has staked out Hawthorn's position on Sam Mitchell succeeding Alastair Clarkson: Kennett would like Mitchell to coach in the future but there are no guarantees.