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Plant-based diets tied to 23% lower diabetes risk
A large review and meta-analysis concludes that consistently following a healthful, plant-based diet may significantly reduce a person's diabetes risk. (Medical News Today)

Everything you need to know about berberine
Berberine is a naturally occurring compound in plants such as goldenseal, Oregon grape, and tree turmeric. By making changes within the body’s cells, it may help treat conditions such as high blood pressure, inflammation, and cancer. Learn more about berberine, including side effects and how to use it, here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about eye floaters
Eye floaters are specks in a person’s vision. They are normal and not necessarily harmful. It is not always possible to prevent them, and they may not require treatment. Learn more about eye floaters here. (Medical News Today)

Ancient survival mechanism may contribute to obesity epidemic
(Medical News Today)

Why even slim people may benefit from calorie restriction
New research reveals the cardiometabolic benefits that a small reduction in calorie intake can have on people who are not overweight or obese. (Medical News Today)

List of tests for diabetes
Doctors use various tests to detect type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes. Here, learn about these tests, including how to prepare for them, what they evaluate, and what the results show. (Medical News Today)

Glycemic index: Everything you need to know
The glycemic index (GI) scores foods according to how quickly they raise blood sugar. This scoring system can help people with conditions such as diabetes make positive dietary choices. Learn more about GI, including about low and high GI foods, in this article. (Medical News Today)

Diabetes: Some antidepressants reduce death risk
After studying more than 50,000 people with diabetes and depression, scientists found that those who took antidepressants had a lower risk of death. (Medical News Today)

What are the benefits and effects of manganese?
Manganese is a trace mineral that contributes to several bodily functions. Most people can get adequate amounts of manganese from their diet. Learn more about its effects, benefits, and sources here. (Medical News Today)

What are the health benefits of phosphorus?
Phosphorus is a mineral that is essential for human health. It is available in a wide variety of foods, including meat, fish, dairy, and some vegetables. Learn more about its benefits here. (Medical News Today)

Type 2 diabetes: Low carb diet, without weight loss, may lower risk
New research suggests that a diet low in carbs may reverse metabolic syndrome among people with obesity who are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. (Medical News Today)

Is a diabetes drug the key to aggressive breast cancer?
The blood sugar-lowering drug metformin changes how cancer stem cells use and metabolize energy, making them more vulnerable to a new treatment. (Medical News Today)

How to manage diabetes
A person can manage their diabetes by making healthful changes to their diet, exercising frequently, and regularly taking the necessary medications. Here, learn about these self-management strategies and more. (Medical News Today)

What are some slow-release carbs?
Slow-release carbs include quinoa, vegetables, and white bread alternatives. They provide a gradual supply of energy for the body. Learn more about slow-release carb foods and the Glycemic index (GI) here. (Medical News Today)

Hypertension: Looking beyond the classic risk factors
In a recent study, scientists have investigated the impact of the environment where we live on the risk of developing hypertension and metabolic syndrome. (Medical News Today)

Fighting obesity with a single cup of coffee
A first-of-its-kind study finds that caffeine is an effective way to stimulate brown fat in cultured cells and humans, pointing to new obesity treatments. (Medical News Today)

Researchers find protein that might prevent, reverse diabetes
A recent study using human fat cells and a mouse model identifies a protein within fat cells that might help treat diabetes and perhaps prevent it. (Medical News Today)

How strength training may help people with diabetes
Strength training helps improve markers of metabolic health, such as insulin sensitivity and blood sugar levels, in mice with diabetes. (Medical News Today)

Intermittent fasting: How I got started
Accompany our Research Editor as she recalls the highs and lows of her first month of reducing her calories to 800 on 2 days per week. (Medical News Today)

What are the perks and problems of being a night owl?
Many recent studies suggest that people who are 'night owls' may face higher health risks. But why is that, really? Our Spotlight feature investigates. (Medical News Today)

Higher risk of stroke can follow midlife type 2 diabetes
A study of twins in Sweden links a 30% higher risk in older age of brain artery blockage, which stroke often follows, to type 2 diabetes in middle age. (Medical News Today)

Undetected diabetes may double risk of heart attack, periodontitis
New research finds a link between undetected blood sugar disorders and a heightened risk of myocardial infarction — or heart attack — and periodontitis. (Medical News Today)

Type 1 diabetes: Drug delays onset by 2 years
A placebo-controlled, double-blind trial finds that teplizumab delays the onset of type 1 diabetes by a median of 2 years among high-risk individuals. (Medical News Today)

Regular sleep schedule likely benefits metabolic health
Studies have linked sleep insufficiency to metabolic conditions. Now, new research reveals that varying time and length of sleep could also be a factor. (Medical News Today)

How a diabetes drug may reduce anxiety symptoms
New research in mice shows how metformin, a common drug used to treat diabetes and prediabetes, can also help reduce symptoms associated with anxiety. (Medical News Today)

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