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Type 1 diabetes prevented in lab, destruction of beta cells stopped, insulin production preserved In new research published in Endocrinology, Thomas Burris, Ph.D., chair of pharmacological and physiological science at Saint Louis University, reports that his team has found a way to prevent type I...
Medical News Today | Jan 21, 2015 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Discovery of weaponized insulin produced by predatory sea snails may help unlock secrets of insulin function and energy metabolism As predators go, cone snails are slow-moving and lack the typical fighting parts. They've made up for it by producing a vast array of fast-acting toxins that target the nervous systems of prey.
Medical News Today | Jan 21, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Heart disease an increased risk for Michigan autoworkers A Michigan State University study is the first to indicate that the state's autoworkers are at a higher risk of heart disease compared to the U.S. population overall.
Medical News Today | Jan 20, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Genetic mutation for metabolic disease identified within an Inuit population Researchers have identified a specific genetic mutation responsible for glycogen storage disease type III within the Inuit population of Nunavik, Canada.
Medical News Today | Jan 20, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Could vitamin A deficiency be a cause of type 2 diabetes? Vitamin A deficiency led to loss of insulin-producing beta cells in a new study of adult mice, causing researchers to believe it may be a driver of type 2 diabetes.
Medical News Today | Jan 19, 2015 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
As minority women are at higher absolute risk for type 2 diabetes, benefit of healthy diet may be greater compared with white women Consuming a healthy diet was associated with reduced risk for type 2 diabetes among women in all racial and ethnic groups but conferred an even greater benefit for Asian, Hispanic, and black women...
Medical News Today | Jan 19, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Insulin cessation and diabetes remission after bariatric surgery In a study published online in Diabetes Care, Ali Tavakkoli, MD, co-director of Center for Weight Management and Metabolic Surgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and co-authors evaluated the...
Medical News Today | Jan 16, 2015 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Finger prick testing in diabetes could be replaced by tattoo-like sensor Scientists have developed the first ultra-thin, flexible device that sticks to skin like a rub-on tattoo and can detect a person's glucose levels.
Medical News Today | Jan 16, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Sugar: should we eliminate it from our diet? Sugar has been associated with obesity and diabetes, among other conditions. But while some health experts believe cutting it from our diet is the way forward, others disagree.
Medical News Today | Jan 15, 2015 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Boosting the immune system of city dwellers A new project attempts to find solutions to allergies and other immune defence disorders using methods from medicine and urban design.
Medical News Today | Jan 15, 2015 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend