For some years a faction of researchers have argued that Alzheimer's disease really should be considered a type 3 diabetes, based on the shared risk factors and what is known of the way that it ties into the mechanisms associated with insulin resistance. Show More Summary
If you live in the Houston area, you'll soon have the chance to attend the "American Diabetes Association Diabetes Expo," taking place on Saturday, October 17, at NRG Park... The post Upcoming American Diabetes Association Diabetes Expo in Houston appeared first on Diabetes Self-Management.
Originally published in the Fall 2015 issue of Robb Report Health & Wellness as “Health Portfolio Fall 2015” A Neat Feat Time spent sitting is associated with an increased risk of diabetes and shorter life span, regardless of physical activity levels. Show More Summary
Weight gain, diabetes, cardiovascular disease. These are some of the risks associated with consuming sugary drinks, according to a new report from the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Researchers found the health effects of drinking one or two servings a day of sugar-sweetened beverages include a 35 percent greater risk of heart attack or fatal […]
Brazilian scientists found that ADHD children and their mothers are more likely to have shorter telomeres, a hallmark of cellular aging, which is associated with increased risk for chronic diseases and conditions like diabetes, obesity and cancer.
Amyloid fibrils play a role in a number of neuro-degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, as well as Type 2 diabetes. They are tiny and the ones that seem to be associated with disease are so small that an optical microscope can’t resolve them. Show More Summary
Type 2 diabetes, formerly referred to as “adult-onset” diabetes, was once associated with the middle-aged and elderly population. But over the years, it has expanded its boundaries, reaching teens and even young children. Today, it is...Show More Summary
Stress is the modern-day plague. Anxious, overworked, and overwhelmed are the words describing many American's lives. Stress has been associated with high blood pressure, diabetes, and cancer. Stress can even shrink the brain according to new studies. Show More Summary
Daytime sleepiness and taking long naps during the day are both associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, new research shows.
Insensitivity to insulin, also called insulin resistance, is associated with type 2 diabetes and affects several cell types and organs in the body. Now, scientists have discovered a mechanism that explains how insulin-producing cells can be insulin resistant and insulin sensitive at the same time. Show More Summary
New research shows that a 10-times increased exposure to organic pollutants in early pregnancy is associated with a 4.4 times increased risk of a pregnant woman developing gestational diabetes.
A meta-analysis of 21 studies shows that exposure to pesticides is associated with increased risk of developing diabetes by 61 percent, with different types of pesticides showing varying levels of risk.
New research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) shows that current and former users of marijuana are more likely to have prediabetes--the state of poor blood sugar control that can progress to type 2 diabetes--than never users of marijuana. Show More Summary
It's well known that sitting has been associated with obesity, diabetes and even anxiety, but the simple act of sitting can have adverse effects on the liver, too. Sitting and being sedentary were both associated with non-alcoholic fatty...Show More Summary
If you live in the area of Minneapolis, Minnesota, you'll want to register for the "American Diabetes Association Expo" taking place on Saturday, October 10... The post Upcoming American Diabetes Association Expo in Minneapolis appeared first on Diabetes Self-Management.
Danish researchers have found an association between the use of antibiotics and the development of Type 2 diabetes.
If you have diabetes and cancer, here's some hope. In a new research report, scientists reveal a newly discovered tissue- and organ-specific mechanism that regulates blood vessel growth, and when inhibited reduced the growth of tumors in diabetic mice.
A new study examines data from over 7,000 women to evaluate the risk factors among younger women that are associated with cardiovascular disease.
I am totally blind and a very brittle type I diabetic. I was recently profiled in the American Diabetes Association's Diabetes Forecast because I've not let my challenges stop me from doing things healthy people haven't done or tried to do. Show More Summary
Antibiotic use is associated with type-2 diabetes diagnoses, the latest research reveals