Diabetes in the News

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

Dropping One Sugary Soda a Day Could Cut Diabetes Risk: Study

05/01/2015 - Drinking water, unsweetened tea or coffee instead lowered chances of blood sugar disease by 25 percent

Better Diabetes Blood Sugar Management Leads to Fewer Eye Surgeries

04/29/2015 - Intensive therapy cut risk of needing a procedure in half, researchers report

Depression Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk

04/15/2015 - Each threatens brain health, and combination is worse, study suggests

More TV Time May Mean Higher Diabetes Risk, Study Finds

04/02/2015 - People with prediabetes were 3.4 percent more prone to get full-blown disease for every hour watched daily

Study Ties Frequent Antibiotic Use to Higher Odds for Type 2 Diabetes

03/25/2015 - Data on 1 million people suggests a higher risk of the illness linked to changes in gut microbes

Latest Diabetes Care Guidelines Focus on Individual Approach

03/23/2015 - Blood sugar goals higher for some; Asian-Americans need screening at lower weights; statins for those over 40

Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Mexican-American Kids

03/23/2015 - Greater use of English and more non-Hispanic friends increased risk of disease, study finds

Why Insulin Resistance May Be More Common in Men

03/23/2015 - Researchers say a protein in muscle might be culprit behind type 2 diabetes gender gap

Medicaid Expansion Spotted Many Undiagnosed Diabetes Cases

03/23/2015 - Study finds changes under Affordable Care Act also made treatment available

2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 Diabetes

03/19/2015 - Gestational diabetes, followed by weight gain after delivery significantly raise the risk, study finds

Diabetes Groups Call for Greater Scrutiny of Insulin Pumps

03/17/2015 - American and European associations want more standardization of new technologies

Could the Future Be Finger-Stick Free for Diabetics?

03/13/2015 - New devices make monitoring blood sugar easier, but needle not eliminated yet

U.S. Doctors, CDC Join Forces in New Diabetes Prevention Effort

03/12/2015 - Getting the millions of Americans at risk for type 2 tested is the first step, experts say

Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

03/06/2015 - Boys born to women in their late 20s, early 30s appeared to have the lowest risk, study found

Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain

03/05/2015 - And that sleep shortage may have implications for diabetes, study says