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Type 2 diabetes linked to brain decline in older adults

In a new study, researchers found in older people living in the community, type 2 diabetes (T2D) is associated with a decline in verbal...

Vitamin B12 screening may prevent nerve damage in type 2 diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that patients with type-2 diabetes, taking metformin, should have their vitamin B12 levels assessed more regularly to avoid...

How to prevent diabetic foot amputation

The number of people diagnosed with diabetes, globally, has risen from 108m in 1980 to 422m in 2014. People with diabetes who develop neuropathy don’t...
Shoulder 'brightness' on ultrasound could be a sign of diabetes

Shoulder ‘brightness’ on ultrasound could be a sign of diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that a shoulder muscle that appears unusually bright on ultrasound may be a warning sign of diabetes. Ultrasound is...

Only 12% of American adults have healthy metabolism functions

In a new study, researchers found that the prevalence of metabolic health in American adults is 'alarmingly low,' even among people who are of...

Why walking speed and grip strength are important to people with diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that tests of physical performance, especially walking speed and grip strength, correlate with cognitive function in patients with...

Signs of chronic kidney disease often appear before diabetes

In a recent study, researchers find that Many patients who will later be diagnosed with diabetes show signs of chronic kidney disease (CKD) even...

Why you should choose artificial sweeteners carefully if you have diabetes

Many people with type 2 diabetes need to lose weight. Therefore, they try to avoid high-sugar food and high-calorie food. Artificial sweeteners, which can have...

This diabetes drug linked to higher risk of heart attacks

In a recent study, researchers found that for people with type 2 diabetes, switching to sulfonylurea drugs is linked to a higher risk of...

Time to stop diabetes-related foot disease

In a new paper, researchers suggest that it is time to put greater investment from governments, health professionals and researchers to reduce costly and...