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36 min ago | This is Wiltshire
A VOLUNTEER'S efforts to improve diabetes services in Swindon were recognised as he was honoured with a top accolade from a charity.
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3 hrs ago | Health.com
Scientists who identified a gene that appears to be strongly linked with obesity say their discovery could help efforts to find drug treatments for obesity and diabetes.
7 hrs ago | Science Daily
The interactions of the gut microbiota in children with typical diabetes autoantibodies differ from that in healthy children.
8 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Gestational diabetes makes a woman more likely to develop type 2 diabetes later in life, but it may also raise her risk of heart disease, a new study from Kaiser Permanente and the National Institutes of Health has found.
8 hrs ago | Advance
Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that nearly 26 million Americans have diabetes and approximately 27% of them do not know it.1 Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disease characterized by hyperglycemia, impaired insulin secretion, insulin resistance, ... (more)
12 hrs ago | The Fountain Pen
Health Canada is informing Canadians that when Abbott FreeStyle glucose test strips are used with the devices listed below, there is a potential for users to receive a lower-than-actual blood sugar reading.
16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
More than 75% of the adults over 50 on this Pacific island suffer from diabetes, largely exacerbated by poor nutrition.
17 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
The gene known to be associated with breast cancer susceptibility, BRCA 1, plays a critical role in the normal metabolic function of skeletal muscle, according to a new study led by University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers.
In the 30-page book, The Bitter Sweet Life - A Teenager's Journey with Diabetes published in December, she documented her successes and failures in managing the disease at practical and emotional levels.
Every day, millions of people with diabetes -- both Type 1 and Type 2 -- rely on the results they get from their blood glucose meters to guide their treatment decisions.
Being a nine-year-old with diabetes, Kyle Houlihan had a lot to carry: needles, test strips, an insulin pen, a blood glucose meter and juice and candy for low blood sugar.
In 2012, Diane Labelle was morbidly obese at 286 pounds, sick, depressed and suicidal.
The results of a new study by U.S. and European regulators should help diabetes patients breathe a little easier.
You may have diabetes and not even know it. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 25.8 million people have diabetes.
A local group providing support and advice for people affected by diabetes in West Dorset has won a top award from the charity Diabetes UK.
Approximately 5.5 million Latinas suffer from elevated fasting plasma glucose and nearly 4 million of those women were never told by a healthcare provider they were at risk for diabetes , pre-diabetes, or were borderline for diabetes.
Donna-Michelle Hall aims to walk barefoot over red-hot wood embers on March 30 to raise money for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Trowbridge fundraiser Donna-Michelle Hall will be walking barefoot over red-hot wood embers measuring around 800 degrees on March 30 to raise money for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation .