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This eating habit may help prevent type 2 diabetes

It is known that a healthy diet is important in preventing type 2 diabetes and obesity. Recently, researchers from the University of Adelaide and elsewhere...

This drug combo may help control blood sugar effectively

For patients with diabetes, maintaining lower blood glucose levels is important to reduce the risk of complications such as nerve damage, kidney damage, eye...

This sleep problem linked to blinding eye disease in people with diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that severe sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema, a complication of diabetes that can cause vision...

Activity trackers may benefit people with diabetes and heart disease

In a new study, researchers have done the largest ever review of the effect of movement-monitoring devices, such as pedometers, on the activity of...

Scientists find possible treatment for non-healing wounds in diabetes

In a new study, researchers found for the first time an enzyme that seems to be critical for normal healing—and, in diabetic patients, appears...

Maintaining weight loss can protect heart health in people with diabetes

In a new study, researchers found people with type 2 diabetes who regained weight forfeited the initial benefits of reduced risk of heart disease...

New procedure may treat type 2 diabetes, obesity

In a new study, researchers found that a newly tested medical device, called Sleeveballoon, mimics the effects of traditional bariatric surgery in rodents and...

Coffee bean extracts may help reduce inflammation, insulin resistance

When coffee beans are processed and roasted the husk and silverskin of the bean are removed and unused, and often are left behind in...

Better treatment for diabetic foot ulcers

People with type 2 diabetes often suffer from poorly-healing infected wounds on their feet. Using existing methods, however, it takes two days to grow a...

Exercising more or eating less, which is better for your insulin function?

In a new study, researchers from the Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences found a single bout of aerobic exercise could increase insulin sensitivity the...

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This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

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Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...