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This simple handgrip test can show your diabetes risk

In a new study from the universities of Bristol and Eastern Finland, researchers found that a simple test such as the strength of your...

This diabetes drug combined with surgery can increase weight loss

In a new study from Angioskope Brazil, São José dos Campos, researchers found that combining minimally invasive endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) with the diabetes...

Type 2 diabetes: sitting can cause problems with blood sugar levels, so get up...

Many people spend large portions of their day sitting, which can cause a range of health problems. But many may not realize that sitting...

This drug can boost weight loss in people with type 2 diabetes

In a recent study at the University of Leicester, researchers found that people with type 2 diabetes treated with a weekly injection of the...

How diabetes can increase cancer risk

For years, scientists have been trying to solve a medical mystery: Why do people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes have an increased...

Eating breakfast before this time may reduce your diabetes risk

In a recent study at Northwestern University, researchers found that people who start eating before 8:30 a.m. had lower blood sugar levels and less...

This high-protein plant may help improve blood sugar

In a recent study published in Diabetes Care, researchers found Mankai, a new high-protein aquatic plant strain of duckweed, could help control blood sugar levels...

‘Achievable’ weight loss may reverse type 2 diabetes, study shows

In a recent study from the University of Cambridge, researchers found that people who achieve a weight loss of 10% or more in the...

Drink coffee after breakfast, not before, for better blood sugar control

In a new study from the University of Bath, researchers found that a strong, black coffee to wake you up after a bad night's...

This common nutrient may be key to better diabetes treatments

Diabetes is a major risk factor for heart and circulatory diseases. Around 300,000 adults have been diagnosed with diabetes in Scotland and it is estimated...