Diabetes in the News

Eating Right Helps Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Women

01/15/2015 - Study confirms the value of an overall healthy diet

Are Seniors With Diabetes Overtreated?

01/12/2015 - Very tight blood sugar control can pose problems without benefits, study says

Night Shift May Boost Black Women's Diabetes Risk, Study Finds

01/12/2015 - Odds are highest for younger women and those doing shift work for many years

Study Reinforces Link Between Low Birth Weight, Diabetes Risk

01/08/2015 - Possible reasons include insulin resistance, problems with blood vessel lining and high blood pressure

PTSD May Raise Women's Risk for Diabetes

01/07/2015 - Obesity, antidepressants could play a role in the connection, study suggests

High Blood Sugar in Heart Failure Patients May Point to Risk of Early Death

01/07/2015 - Even normal but slightly elevated levels can signal trouble, study notes

Weight-Loss Surgery May Extend Lives, Study Finds

01/06/2015 - Results applied to older men and women, even with other health problems

Poverty Makes Diabetes Care Tougher, Study Reports

12/29/2014 - Too little money for food, housing and medicine affects disease management

Nearly All Diabetics Should Be on Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: Experts

12/23/2014 - New guidelines from the American Diabetes Association recommend greater statin use

Diabetes Drug Metformin Safe for Patients With Kidney Disease: Review

12/23/2014 - Alternative medications more costly, have more side effects, researchers say

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