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Health News - Diabetes

CRISPR editing in pancreatic cells reduced cell death and increased insulin secretion
With the help of the CRISPR/Cas9 gene scissors, researchers at Lund University Diabetes Centre in Sweden have managed to "turn off" an enzyme that proved to play a key role in the regulation of the... (Medical News Today)

Diabetes breakthrough: Insulin-producing cells formed using malaria drugs
Researchers from the Austrian Academy of Sciences may have found a way to transform alpha cells into insulin-producing beta cells using a common drug. (Medical News Today)

Platypus venom could hold key to diabetes treatment
Australian researchers have discovered remarkable evolutionary changes to insulin regulation in two of the nation's most iconic native animal species - the platypus and the echidna - which could... (Medical News Today)

Education on personalized diabetes risk doesn't motivate behavior change
People who receive personalized genetic and phenotypic information on their risk of developing diabetes don't significantly increase their physical activity compared to those who get broader... (Medical News Today)

Amputation for Diabetes: What You Need to Know
What is diabetes and what are the symptoms of diabetes? Who is at risk of amputation, what surgery is involved, and how is life after an amputation? (Medical News Today)

Diabetes and obesity could be prevented with novel protein
Researchers may have found a way to stop diabetes and improve metabolism in mice, potentially leading to major advancement in treatment of human diabetes. (Medical News Today)

Non-antigenic stealth drug for treating diabetes
A method for extending the duration of the therapeutic effect of a type 2 diabetes drug in mice and that, crucially, eliminates a common adverse effect to drugs associated with pre-existing... (Medical News Today)

Preventing heart failure risk factors in midlife substantially lowers risk
Preventing the development of hypertension, obesity and diabetes by the age of 45 to 55 years may lead up to an 86 percent lower risk for heart failure through the remainder of life, according to... (Medical News Today)

New target receptor discovered in the fight against obesity
The team of scientists from King's College London and Imperial College London tested a high-fat diet, containing a fermentable carbohydrate, and a control diet on mice and looked at the effect on... (Medical News Today)

Study supports lower cut-off point for defining prediabetes
The health risks and mortality associated with prediabetes seem to increase at the lower cut-off point for blood sugar levels recommended by some guidelines, finds a large study published in The... (Medical News Today)

Diabetes proves deadly for smokers
While it is well known that smoking causes lung cancer, heavy smokers with diabetes are also at increased risk of death from causes other than lung cancer, according to a study being presented next... (Medical News Today)

Protein packaging may cause the immune attacks of type 1 diabetes
Type-1 diabetes occurs when immune cells attack the pancreas. EPFL scientists have now discovered what may trigger this attack, opening new directions for treatments. (Medical News Today)

Three risk factors suggest a reduction in healthy renal function in patients with diabetes
Patients with diabetes and suffering from acute kidney injury (AKI), proteinuria and uncontrolled blood sugar experience a sharp reduction in the number of years they have healthy renal function... (Medical News Today)

Viagra may benefit heart health for men with type 2 diabetes
Viagra - a drug used to treat erectile dysfunction - has shown promise for reducing heart attack incidence and death among men with type 2 diabetes. (Medical News Today)

How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: 6 Useful Steps
What is type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes? Learn about six useful steps that may prevent type 2 diabetes and the risk factors for type 2 diabetes. (Medical News Today)

Can I Eat Rice If I Have Diabetes?
How do carbohydrates affect diabetes and is eating rice healthy with diabetes? Learn about the nutritious and delicious alternatives to rice. (Medical News Today)

What Drinks are Good and Bad for People with Diabetes?
People with diabetes often think about what foods are suitable for them, but drinks must also be chosen with care. We look at some tasty beverage ideas. (Medical News Today)

Researchers identify missing links that connect human DNA variation with disease
A team of Cambridge researchers led by scientists at the Babraham Institute have discovered the hidden connections in our genomes that contribute to common diseases. (Medical News Today)

Asian-Americans are at high risk for diabetes but rarely get screened
Undiagnosed type 2 diabetes is almost three times as high for Asians in the US as for whites. (Medical News Today)

Winter conception increases mothers' diabetes risk
Research led by the University of Adelaide has found that women whose babies are conceived in winter are more likely to develop gestational diabetes during pregnancy, increasing a range of risk... (Medical News Today)

Noninvasive blood glucose monitoring device for people with diabetes in development
Novel breathalyzer offers alternative to finger stick testing for people with type 1 and 2 diabetes. (Medical News Today)

Inability to safely store fat increases risk of diabetes and heart disease
A large-scale genetic study has provided strong evidence that the development of insulin resistance - a risk factor for type 2 diabetes and heart attacks and one of the key adverse consequences of... (Medical News Today)

Researchers discover new regulator in glucose metabolism
A key genetic switch in the liver regulates glucose metabolism and insulin action in other organs of the body. (Medical News Today)

Physically fit adults have lower statin-induced diabetes risk
Being fit may protect those who take cholesterol-lowering statins from developing statin-induced Type 2 diabetes, according to a preliminary study presented at the American Heart Association's... (Medical News Today)

Study links shorter sleep and sugar-sweetened drink consumption
Treating sleep deprivation could potentially help reduce sugar intake, say UC San Francisco researchers. (Medical News Today)

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