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Why people with type 2 diabetes may develop dementia

Scientists from Imperial College London found why people with type 2 diabetes are more likely to develop dementia. The findings could help identify risk factors for dementia...

Scientists find an important cause of heart failure

Scientists from Mayo Clinic in Rochester found that diabetes can independently lead to heart failure. The research is published in Mayo Clinic Proceeding and was...

Belly fat: a common cause of high blood pressure, heart attacks, diabetes

Scientists from Uppsala University found that visceral fat is a major contributing risk factor for developing diabetes and cardiovascular disease. They found that there is...

Light during sleep is linked to obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure in older people

Scientists from Northwestern Medicine found that older people who were exposed to any amount of light while sleeping at night were much more likely...

Common diabetes drug helps reverse diabetic patients’ heart disease risk

In 2019, about 463 million people suffered from diabetes and over 2 million people lost their lives to its complications, including common cardiovascular complications...

Prediabetes may be linked to cognitive decline, vascular dementia

Scientists from University College London found that prediabetes may be linked to worse brain health and conditions like cognitive decline and vascular dementia. The research...

Scientists find leading cause of death in people with diabetes

Scientists from Imperial College London found cancer is the leading cause of death among people with diabetes. The researchers that between 2001-2018 heart disease and stroke were...

More than one drink a day may increase high blood pressure risk in these...

Scientists from Wake Forest University found drinking eight or more alcoholic beverages a week may increase the risk of high blood pressure among adults...

Breast cancer survivors have higher risk for diabetes, high blood pressure

Scientists from Kaiser Permanente found that women with a history of breast cancer have a higher incidence of hypertension and diabetes up to 10...

Poor sleep may increase risk of type 2 diabetes in these people

Scientists from the University of Hertfordshire found a strong link between poor sleep and a greater risk of pre-diabetic patients developing type two diabetes. The...