It is well known that Vitamin D is important for our health. While there are a few ways of getting Vitamin D through sunshine or eating Vitamin D fortified foods, there is a question of whether people should take Vitamin D supplements.
The study Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2012, commissioned by the American Diabetes Association, shows that the cost of diabetes is rising and we need to think about what we should be doing.
Here is one lady’s story and her journey with diabetes. She discusses how she was misdiagnosed so she kept having health conditions, but no one knew for certain why her health was suffering and what to do.
A recent study published in The Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) published a study “Clinical and Genetic Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes at Early or Late Post Partum After Gestational Diabetes Mellitus”.
The study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences and conducted at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), shows that B cells control obesity-associated inflammation and type 2 diabetes.
Stanford University School of Medicine researchers report in the journal Human Genetics that beta carotene, the nutrient that gives red and orange fruits and vegetables their color, might lower a person's risk for type 2 diabetes based on family...
Diabetes is a condition in which the body displays an increasing inability to tolerate sudden surges of blood sugars and therefore makes high leve..., Dr Pandula Siribaddana (How the elderly should manage diabetes - Helium
Did you know that metabolic syndromes are connected with certain cognitive defects and behavioral disorders (such as depression or dementia). In addition, new studies are showing that insulin levels are closed tied to how well people learn.
FDA is currently assessing claims that that researchers have published about the growth of danger of “pancreatitis and pre-cancerous cellular changes called pancreatic duct metaplasia in patients with type 2 diabetes treated with a class of drugs ...
Researchers at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute and the Indiana Center for Vascular Biology at Indiana University School of Medicine are developing stem cell treatments that would stop, and potentially reverse, vision loss caused by...
Can diabetes be considered a disability? What would happen if there was an accident, would others be able to help and identify what is wrong? Here is one runner’s story about his personal challenge and dilemma.
It seems as though year after year more and more children are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes across the United States. Of course this can be disheartening and stressful for many parents, and they may even blame themselves.