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Inability to safely store fat increases risk of diabetes and heart disease A large-scale genetic study has provided strong evidence that the development of insulin resistance - a risk factor for type 2 diabetes and heart attacks and one of the key adverse consequences of...
Medical News Today | Nov 15, 2016 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Researchers discover new regulator in glucose metabolism A key genetic switch in the liver regulates glucose metabolism and insulin action in other organs of the body.
Medical News Today | Nov 14, 2016 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Physically fit adults have lower statin-induced diabetes risk Being fit may protect those who take cholesterol-lowering statins from developing statin-induced Type 2 diabetes, according to a preliminary study presented at the American Heart Association's...
Medical News Today | Nov 13, 2016 9:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Regular intake of sugary beverages, but not diet soda, is associated with prediabetes Adult Americans who regularly consumed sugar-sweetened beverages (roughly one can of soda per day) had a 46 percent higher risk of developing prediabetes compared to low- or non-consumers over a...
Medical News Today | Nov 10, 2016 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study links shorter sleep and sugar-sweetened drink consumption Treating sleep deprivation could potentially help reduce sugar intake, say UC San Francisco researchers.
Medical News Today | Nov 10, 2016 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Personalised therapy reduces cancer risk for diabetes patients The links between Type 2 diabetes and cancer are complex: people suffering from diabetes mellitus essentially have a higher risk of developing cancer but, on top of that, some diabetes drugs are...
Medical News Today | Nov 10, 2016 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Nearly half of family physicians don't follow national guidelines for prediabetes screening The identification and treatment of prediabetes is one of the most effective ways to prevent patients from developing diabetes, but a new University of Florida study finds that only about half of...
Medical News Today | Nov 9, 2016 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Proteins as an early warning system for type 1 diabetes? Certain proteins in the blood of children can predict incipient type 1 diabetes, even before the first symptoms appear.
Medical News Today | Nov 9, 2016 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Low vitamin B12 in pregnancy may raise offspring's diabetes risk The risk of type 2 diabetes and other metabolic disorders may be higher for children born to mothers who had low levels of vitamin B12 in pregnancy.
Medical News Today | Nov 7, 2016 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Type 2 diabetes caused by buildup of toxic fat, study suggests New study suggests a certain toxic metabolite might be responsible for type 2 diabetes. This might explain why some normal-weight people develop diabetes.
Medical News Today | Nov 4, 2016 5:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend