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Pre-diabetes label 'unhelpful and unnecessary' Labelling people with moderately high blood sugar as pre-diabetic is a drastically premature measure with no medical value and huge financial and social costs, say researchers from UCL and the Mayo...
Medical News Today | Jul 16, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Sedentary behavior ameliorated by physical fitness Physical fitness may buffer some of the adverse health effects of too much sitting, according to a new study by researchers from the American Cancer Society, The Cooper Institute, and the University...
Medical News Today | Jul 16, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
News from the Annals of Family Medicine High Prevalence of Unsafe All-Terrain Vehicle Ridership Among Adolescents in IowaMore youth are killed every year in the United States in all-terrain vehicle crashes than on bicycles, and since...
Medical News Today | Jul 16, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Diabetes diagnosed with inexpensive, portable microchip test It is becoming harder to differentiate type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Now a portable nanotechnology microchip test, comparable to lab standard, can detect antibodies unique to type 1.
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Inadequate support in schools for diabetic children Diabetic pupils who receive inadequate support from schools and insensitive treatment from teachers may not be managing their condition adequately, with worrying long-term consequences for their...
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Animal study of cellular stress in degenerative illnesses finds new compound to treat blindness and diabetes In a new study led by UC San Francisco (UCSF) scientists, a chemical compound designed to precisely target part of a crucial cellular quality-control network provided significant protection, in rats...
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A child's immune system may be boosted by natural birth A number of studies suggest that children delivered by Caesarean section have a different intestinal flora than children delivered by natural birth.
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Nanotech microchip invented to diagnose type-1 diabetes An inexpensive, portable, microchip-based test for diagnosing type-1 diabetes could improve patient care worldwide and help researchers better understand the disease, according to the device's...
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Epigenetic effects of environmental impact on health When a pregnant mother is undernourished, her child is at a greater than average risk of developing obesity and type 2 diabetes, in part due to so-called 'epigenetic' effects.
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Apoptotic retinal ganglion cells reduced in diabetes by Inhibition of NgR expression Activation of Nogo receptor (NgR) is an essential factor of nerve regeneration inhibition, neuronal atrophy and even apoptosis.
Medical News Today | Jul 14, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend