Diabetes

February 23, 2021
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Risk for rheumatoid arthritis reduced for patients with T2DM

(HealthDay)—Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have a reduced risk for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), which may be due to statin use, according to a study […]
January 27, 2021
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Hybrid closed-loop insulin therapy improves glycemic control

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Hybrid closed-loop insulin therapy improved glycemic control in adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes. These outcomes, derived from the International […]
January 22, 2021
Gastrointestinal surgery can be a cure for type 2 diabetes finds new long-term study thumbnail

Gastrointestinal surgery can be a cure for type 2 diabetes finds new long-term study

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The results of a randomized clinical trial with the longest follow up to date show that metabolic surgery is more effective than […]
January 11, 2021
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Research finds increased first-trimester exercise may reduce gestational diabetes risk

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Pregnant women who exercise more during the first trimester of pregnancy may have a lower risk of developing gestational diabetes, according to […]
January 7, 2021
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Black people with type 1 diabetes, COVID-19 are four times more likely to be hospitalized for diabetic ketoacidosis

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Black and Hispanic people with COVID-19 and diabetes are more likely than Caucasians to die or have serious complications, according to a […]
December 31, 2020
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Glycemic control in type 1 diabetes improved during lockdown

(HealthDay)—On average, glycemic control improved during lockdown among people living with type 1 diabetes, according to a study published online Dec. 23 in Diabetes Care. Louis […]
December 15, 2020
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Study reveals the devastating impact and hidden danger of type 2 diabetes diagnosis in younger adults

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Type 2 diabetes and its complications are often associated with adults of middle or older age. However new research published in Diabetologia […]
December 11, 2020
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Dogs and their owners share a risk of developing diabetes

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Owners of a dog with diabetes are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes themselves than owners of a dog without diabetes, […]
November 19, 2020
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Mediterranean diet tied to 30 percent risk reduction for diabetes in Women’s Health Study

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The Mediterranean (MED) diet—rich in olive oil, fruits, vegetables, legumes, nuts and seeds—is a recommended way to reduce the risk of heart […]
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