Trend Results : Diabetes Association

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 1414)


Diet Soda and Your Belly

A new study finds that in older adults, drinking diet soda is associated with having a larger waistline. What do these results mean for you and your diabetes? The post Diet Soda and Your Belly appeared first on Diabetes Self-Managem...

Women with diabetes more likely to be diagnosed with advanced stage breast cancer

Diabetes is associated with more advanced stage breast cancer, according to a new study that confirms a strong link between diabetes and later stage breast cancer at diagnosis. "Our findings suggest that women with diabetes may be predisposed to more advanced stage breast cancer, which may be a contributor to their higher cancer mortality," said one scientist.

Inpatient diabetes management

Resources and tools from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

Medical News Today: What is the global economic burden of type 2 diabetes?

A new study investigating the global economic impact of type 2 diabetes finds that the US has the highest lifetime health care costs associated with the condition.

Healthy Years Lost to Obesity, Hypertension, and Diabetes

3 weeks agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

Researchers have put some numbers to the life expectancy lost to obesity and its most common associated conditions. The message, as always, is that it is a bad idea to let yourself accumulate excess fat tissue. It is easy to let things...Show More Summary

Statins increase risk of developing diabetes by 46 percent

New research published in Diabetologia shows that use of statins is associated with a 46% increase in the risk of developing diabetes, even after adjustment for confounding factors. The study is by Professor Markku Laakso, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio University Hospital, Finland, and colleagues. read more

Type 2 diabetes linked to worse performance on cognitive testing

Type 2 diabetes is associated with worse performance on cognitive tests measuring abilities involved in the control of emotions, behaviors and thought, says a new study.

The Alarming, Long-Term Consequences of Workplace Stress

Health problems associated with job-related anxiety account for more deaths each year than Alzheimer's disease or diabetes.

New evidence on risks of advanced maternal age

Many of the risk factors associated with pregnancy are more harmful when the expectant mother is over 35. According to an extensive, register-based study, the risks associated with overweight, smoking, gestational diabetes and pre-eclampsia are higher in advanced maternal age than in younger expectant mothers. Show More Summary

Top stories in health and medicine, February 11, 2015

From MedPage Today: Diabetes Patients on BP Meds at Lower Risk. Lowering blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes was associated with decreased mortality risk in a meta-analysis of 40 randomized trials. ACA: Beyond ‘Repeal And Replace’. Repeal and replace” has been the rallying cry for Republicans since the Affordable Care Act was signed into […]

BP-Lowering Treatment For Type 2 Diabetes Linked to Longer Survival

Blood pressure-lowering treatment among patients with type 2 diabetes is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and heart disease events and improved mortality, according to a study in the February 10 issue of JAMA.

The Gawker Review Weekend Reading List [2.7.15]

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Soda is bad for you. Sugary soft drinks like Coca-Cola, for example, have been linked to depression, diabetes, osteoporosis, and are known to accelerate aging. Last year, along with the American Beverage Association and Alliance forShow More Summary

Metformin may lower lung cancer risk in diabetic nonsmokers

Among nonsmokers who had diabetes, those who took the diabetes drug metformin had a decrease in lung cancer risk, scientists report. Metformin use for five or more years was associated with a 31 percent decrease in the risk for adenocarcinoma,...Show More Summary

Join the club: The power of community can make us healthier

Sponsored: This sponsored post is produced in association with Humana. Half of American adults have at least one chronic disease, such as diabetes, obesity, or heart disease. The Center of Disease Control estimates that these illnesses make up 70% of deaths in the U.S. Chronic diseases not only cause pain and daily activity limitations for the individual, […]

Sitting for Long Periods Increases Risk of Disease and Death, Regardless of Exercise

The amount of time a person sits during the day is associated with a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and death, regardless of regular exercise-- according to a review study published today in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

For minority women, healthy diet associated with lower risk of type 2 diabetes

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, according to a new study by researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital. read more

La Jolla Institute Scientist Receives $1.6 Million Research Grant From American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has awarded La Jolla Institute (LJI) researcher Stephanie Stanford, Ph.D., a $1.6 million grant to investigate the genetic and environmental factors that trigger the onset of type 1 diabetes.

Type 2 diabetes risk varies with magnesium intake, genes and ethnicity

A new study investigated the complex interactions between magnesium intake, genes and ethnicity in determining risk for type 2 diabetes in two populations of women. The specific associations yielded by the analysis illustrate how health guidance could become considerably more personalized.

Intensive treatment for type 1 diabetes associated with decreased risk of death

After an average of 27 years' follow-up of patients with type 1 diabetes, six and one-half years of initial intensive diabetes therapy was associated with a modestly lower all-cause rate of death, compared with conventional therapy, according to a study.

University of Louisville Earns Accreditation with American Association of Diabetes Educators

The Wendy L. Novak Diabetes Care Center of the University of Louisville Pediatric Endocrinology Division in the Department of Pediatrics has been named an accredited program with the American Association of Diabetes Educators.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC