Monthly Archives: February 2018

Diabetes speakers plan to rock the status quo – Jackson Clarion Ledger


Jackson Clarion Ledger

Diabetes speakers plan to rock the status quo
Jackson Clarion Ledger
the 39th Annual Diabetes Superconference convening Saturday at the Jackson Marriott — say that when it comes to the dramatic toll of that disease on this state, it’s time to rock the status quo. DiabetaPalooza! will bring together Mississippians

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Real-time glucose monitor helps people with risky diabetes problem – Reuters

Real-time glucose monitor helps people with risky diabetes problemReutersThe new study, conducted at 12 hospitals in Germany, included 149 people with type 1 diabetes and hypoglycemic unawareness. For the first 28 days of the six-month study, everyone … Continue reading

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Old Blood Pressure Drug: Hope for Type 1 Diabetes Prevention? – Medscape

MedscapeOld Blood Pressure Drug: Hope for Type 1 Diabetes Prevention?MedscapeA drug widely used for over 50 years to control blood pressure may prevent type 1 diabetes and even help treat patients who have the disease by preventing the autoimmune destr… Continue reading

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Year of Wellness: The hidden effects of a diabetes diagnosis – Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Tillamook Headlight-HeraldYear of Wellness: The hidden effects of a diabetes diagnosisTillamook Headlight-HeraldThe shame experience is complex and holds a variety of feelings. Shame can be debilitating and all encompassing. Eye contact may feel painfu… Continue reading

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Is Keto the Cure for Type II Diabetes? – Reason (blog)

Reason (blog)Is Keto the Cure for Type II Diabetes?Reason (blog)But unlike type I diabetes, which is an autoimmune disorder that destroys insulin-producing cells in the pancreas, type II diabetes is a lifestyle disease, and thus reversible. Over time, … Continue reading

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Baylor offers medical home for young adults with diabetes – Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)

Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)Baylor offers medical home for young adults with diabetesBaylor College of Medicine News (press release)Young adults with diabetes have different health needs than pediatric patients or older adult patient… Continue reading

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Aspirin lowers risk of early death for patients with diabetes, heart failure – Science Daily

Aspirin lowers risk of early death for patients with diabetes, heart failureScience DailyThe study is the first to assess aspirin as a preventive measure for patients who have both diabetes and heart failure. Aspirin, a blood thinner, is strongly recom… Continue reading

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Catastrophe looms if we fail to tackle diabetes – The Guardian

Catastrophe looms if we fail to tackle diabetesThe GuardianThe crisis in diabetes (Health alert as diabetes cases double to 3.7m, 27 February) is only going to get worse. The system desperately needs a robust and uncompromising attack on the causes of … Continue reading

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New strategy against vascular disease in diabetes – Science Daily

New strategy against vascular disease in diabetesScience DailyCardiovascular problems from atherosclerosis — plaque-like lesions forming in artery walls — are the major cause of death in people with type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome. People with… Continue reading

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Lindsay Diabetes Project aims to help people live healthier – Foothills Sun Gazette

Foothills Sun GazetteLindsay Diabetes Project aims to help people live healthierFoothills Sun GazetteLINDSAY – While everyone may be preoccupied with the super flu going around California, there are still other health concerns that are more than season… Continue reading

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