Chronic kidney failure continues to be diagnosed among residents of a municipality in Jalisco, and the cause continues to elude researchers. More commonly associated with advanced age, diabetes and hypertension, FULL STORY The post Kidney failure cases probed in Jalisco appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Today is the American Association’s Diabetes Alert Day and we thought we’d bring up one safety aspect related to life with diabetes. Do you wear a medical alert ID? If not, you’re certainly not alone but, you may want to take the time to consider picking one out today. First responders are trained to search your whole body […]
From the American Diabetes Association's Alert Day to a new album by Bob Dylan, "Sunday Morning" takes a look at some notable events of the week ahead. Jane Pauley reports.
Diabetics have a significantly higher risk of suffering a heart attack. A research team has now identified one of the causes: Diabetes is associated with the loss of small blood vessels around the heart. This in turn affects the entire cardiac muscle. A genetic therapy that promotes the growth of blood vessels may offer a remedy.
(Technical University of Munich (TUM)) Diabetics have a significantly higher risk of suffering a heart attack. A research team at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now identified one of the causes: Diabetes is associated with the loss of small blood vessels around the heart. Show More Summary
A new survey from the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) found that Medicare's Competitive Bidding Program (CBP) significantly reduced beneficiary choice and access to commonly used diabetes testing supplies, adding to previous studies showing the unnecessary risk competitive bidding puts on people with diabetes. Show More Summary
Too much sugar is associated with Type 2 Diabetes, heart disease and tooth decay.
The line between “pre-diabetes” and “type 2 diabetes” is a very thin line. According to the American Diabetes Association, an A1C between 5.7 to 6.4 percent will earn you a diagnosis of “pre-diabetes.” Anything above 6.5 percent will be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes. In terms of blood sugar readings, a fasting blood sugar between 100 to 125 […]
Sleep has become even more precious to me over the past several months, and guess what? It’s not just diabetes. It’s not just the anxiety. Actually, it’s mostly insomnia associated with my uncontrollable period – the PCOS and endometriosis. And you know what happened last night? For the most part, all of the fun things […]
Last week, our local type 1 diabetes support group organised a talk on heart disease and its association with type 1 diabetes (with a great speaker and a good crowd – thanks to all who attended). I feel that out of all the complications of diabetes, it’s not talked about as much as the diabetic […]
The American Heart Association has found that diets with high gluten content are associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes. This lowered risk has been attributed to the consumption of cereal fiber, which protects against...Show More Summary
(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) A single instance of blood sugar falling so low as to require an emergency department visit was associated with nearly double the risk of cardiovascular disease or death, finds a new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health study of older adults with type 2 diabetes.
In response to the trend for gluten-free products, on Thursday the American Heart Association (AHA) announced research, based on 30 years of surveys, that establishes a link between gluten-free diets and a higher risk of type 2 diabetes. Show More Summary
Eating less gluten is associated with a higher risk of diabetes, but it’s more complicated than that Pexels user Unsplash A lovely bread bowl that would be off limits to you if you didn’t eat gluten. In the pantheon of fad diets, there is perhaps none more hated on than gluten-free. And...
Specific cells in the retina trigger inflammation and vision impairment associated with diabetes, according to new research.
Diets higher in gluten were associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Study participants who ate less gluten tended to eat less cereal fiber, a known protective factor for developing type 2 diabetes.
Specific cells in the retina trigger inflammation and vision impairment associated with diabetes, according to new research out of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
(The JAMA Network Journals) Nearly half of all deaths due to heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes in the US in 2012 were associated with suboptimal consumption of certain dietary factors, according to a study appearing in the March 7 issue of JAMA.
Girls who have their first period before age 11 are 50 percent more likely to develop gestational diabetes according to research. It is an increasingly common pregnancy complication with long-lasting health consequences for mothers and their children. Show More Summary
(University of Queensland) Girls who have their first period before age 11 are 50 percent more likely to develop gestational diabetes according to research from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health. It is an increasingly common pregnancy complication with long-lasting health consequences for mothers and their children. Show More Summary