Diabetes in the News

High Blood Sugar May Boost Alzheimer's Risk

07/27/2015 - Insulin resistance can inhibit signaling between brain cells and affect memory, study suggests

High Soda Intake May Boost Diabetes Risk, Even Without Obesity

07/22/2015 - Daily sugary drink tied to 13 percent increased risk over a decade, study finds

Low Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later

07/22/2015 - Risk was even greater if the person also had an unhealthy adult lifestyle, study found

Impotence Linked to Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

07/20/2015 - Middle-aged men with erectile dysfunction may be at even greater risk, study suggests

New Drug May Help Diabetic Kidney Disease Patients

07/14/2015 - Patiromer appears to keep potassium levels in check, researchers say

Only 1 in 10 Americans Eats Enough Fruits and Veggies: CDC

07/09/2015 - The foods help lower risk of illnesses such as obesity, heart disease and type 2 diabetes, expert says

Uncontrolled Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk

07/09/2015 - Older patients with more disease complications have greater mental decline, Taiwan study says

Type 2 Diabetes May Damage Thinking Skills: Study

07/08/2015 - Test performance declined noticeably in just two years

Diabetes Rates Fall in Neighborhoods With Healthy Food, Parks and Gyms

06/29/2015 - Study suggests making these resources easily accessible, affordable might cut odds of disease

Order in Which Food Is Eaten May Affect Type 2 Diabetics' Blood Sugar

06/23/2015 - Eating protein, vegetables and fat before carbohydrates might help, study says

Exercise May Have Benefits Beyond Fitness in Type 2 Diabetes

06/18/2015 - Study finds aerobics or strength training can improve blood sugar levels, lower body fat and waist size

Tight Food Budget Can Wreak Havoc on Diabetes Management

06/12/2015 - Study finds worse blood sugar control in those who worry about having enough to eat

Tight Blood Sugar Control Helps the Heart in Type 2 Diabetes

06/03/2015 - But study showed it's not enough to prevent related deaths

Could Type 2 Diabetes Shield Against ALS?

06/01/2015 - Study suggests a potential link, but researchers can't explain it

More Evidence That High-Fiber Diet May Curb Type 2 Diabetes Risk

05/27/2015 - Effect might be largely due to weight loss linked to eating more grains and vegetables, experts say

Bullied as a Kid, Obese as a Grown-up?

05/20/2015 - Study finds link between childhood victimization and adult health problems

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

05/19/2015 - Metabolic syndrome, which includes high blood pressure and obesity, increases with age, researchers say

FDA Issues Warning for Type 2 Diabetes Drugs

05/18/2015 - SGLT2 inhibitors linked to potentially fatal condition called ketoacidosis

Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Lower Diabetes Risk for Some

05/05/2015 - Wearing CPAP device eight hours a night improved blood sugar levels in study

Diabetes Study Suggests a Little Extra Weight Tied to Longer Survival

05/04/2015 - But doctors stress that there isn't enough research yet back up that conclusion