Diabetes in the News

Some Blood Types Might Raise Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study

12/19/2014 - But experts question value of finding when so many other risk factors for disease can be changed

'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar

12/17/2014 - Focus should be on eating healthy foods rather than glycemic index, experts say

Technology Helps Manage Diabetes: FDA

12/08/2014 - Insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors assist with blood sugar management

Better Diet, Exercise Can Prevent Diabetes in Both Sexes, Study Finds

12/02/2014 - Taking blood sugar-lowering medications can also help, researchers say

Midlife Diabetes Linked to Memory Problems Later

12/01/2014 - Blood sugar disorder associated with 19 percent greater decline in thinking skills, study reports

Holiday Overindulgence Risky for People With Type 2 Diabetes

11/29/2014 - Carbohydrate-heavy meals can send blood sugar levels soaring, expert warns

Holiday Eating Tips for People With Diabetes

11/28/2014 - Plan ahead and make exercise a part of your tradition, expert advises

Yogurt Every Day May Help Keep Diabetes Away

11/25/2014 - Study found modest effect against the disease, but experts say overall healthy diet is still best approach

Cost of Diabetes Care Keeps Climbing, Report Shows

11/20/2014 - Increases also seen for prediabetes, undiagnosed diabetes care

Nearly 3 in 10 Americans With Diabetes Don't Know It: Study

11/18/2014 - Many had even seen a doctor in the past year, researchers report

Sleep Apnea Linked to Kidney Disease Progression in Diabetics

11/14/2014 - Screening for sleep disorder could spot those at risk for more rapid loss of renal function, researchers say

Weight-Loss Surgery Has Low Complication Rates, Study Finds

11/06/2014 - New research suggests gastric bypass as safe as appendix or gallbladder removal

Weight-Loss Surgery Lowers Type 2 Diabetes Risk, Study Shows

11/03/2014 - Obese people who had gastric bypass, banding were 80 percent less likely to develop blood sugar disease

Metformin Beats Other Type 2 Diabetes Drugs for First Treatment: Study

10/28/2014 - Researchers find this commonly used medication controls blood sugar for many

Colleges Could Do More for Students With Chronic Ills, Study Finds

10/27/2014 - Only half of campus clinics felt they could handle diabetes care, and many don't identify students with needs

Impotence Drug Might Counter Common Gene Mutation in Type 2 Diabetes: Study

10/09/2014 - But using yohimbine won't replace lifestyle changes as the cornerstone of treatment, experts say

Screen Everyone Over 45 for Diabetes: U.S. Task Force

10/07/2014 - Members of independent panel of health experts say science now supports more aggressive testing

Gout May Be Linked to Raised Diabetes Risk: Study

10/03/2014 - Women with this form of arthritis are more susceptible, researchers say

Can Exercise Prevent Type 2 Diabetes? Your Genes May Be Key

09/30/2014 - Some obese people have DNA that makes it tougher for workouts to fend off the disease, study suggests

Obesity Isn't Sole Cause of Type 2 Diabetes

09/25/2014 - Researchers uncover new genetic mutations, other contributing factors