'You have diabetes'
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There are many things we do not want to hear when we go to a medical appointment, and the three words, “You have diabetes” are among them. The diabetes diagnosis is based on lab numbers, but the impact of the diagnosis means major changes to the ...
Diabetes: Eating 10 jelly beans could help you maintain blood sugar levels
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Keep your blood sugar in check... even if your're not diabetic
Editorial | Bringing more resources to fight against diabetes
In January, the 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health identified diabetes as the region's No. 1 health issue. Now, the organization is launching a $2 million effort to improve diabetes treatment, and to increase awareness and help prevent the ...
Diabetes type 2 warning - how many times a day should you be peeing?
Diabetes type 2 is a common condition that causes the amount of sugar in the blood to become too high. Symptoms include fatigue, weight loss, and having an itchiness around the genitals. Passing more urine than normal could also be a warning sign of ...
Smart patch micro needles 'to revolutionise' diabetes care
Smart patches fitted with micro needles to deliver insulin could "revolutionise" treatment for diabetes sufferers, scientists have claimed. The 0.7mm hollow needles would be less intrusive than standard needles by only perforating the surface of the skin.
In diabetes with CVD, traditional risk factor modification remains top priority
In the United States, 1 in 4 health care dollars are spent to treat diabetes, and with $327 billion invested in treatment annually, the disease epidemic continues to grow, Jane E.B. Reusch, MD, professor of medicine and associate director of the Center ...
Mixed results seen in cardiovascular outcome trials of diabetes agents
PHILADELPHIA — Although some of the leading safety trials of newer anti-hyperglycemic drugs in patients with type 2 diabetes have shown reductions in cardiovascular risks, others have yielded mixed results, according to a presenter at the Heart in ...
Consumer technology poised to improve diabetes, CVD management
PHILADELPHIA — Wearable technologies may soon play a larger role in prevention and management of diabetes and heart disease, according to a speaker here. As cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death among all adults with diabetes, ...
VIDEO: Heart failure presents unique challenges in diabetes
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Mikhail Kosiborod, MD, FACC, FAHA, cardiologist at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute, professor of medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and co-chair of the Heart in ...
VIDEO: Awareness of CV effects of diabetes continues to grow
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, MACE, FNLA, medical director and principal investigator of the Metabolic Institute of America in Tarzana, California, and co-chair of the Heart in Diabetes meeting, highlights ...
New York Times
In Town With Little Water, Coca-Cola Is Everywhere. So Is Diabetes.
New York Times
“Soft drinks have always been more available than water,” said Ms. Abadía, 35, a security guard who, like her parents, has struggled with obesity and diabetes. Vicente Vaqueiros, 33, a doctor at the clinic in San Juan Chamula, a nearby farming town ...