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October 1, 2016

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October 1, 2016

Empowering Diabetes Patients Through Technology

Sep. 28, 2016 — Researchers have received a five-year, $4 million federal grant to study how mobile technology can assist African American and Hispanic patients in adhering to their diabetes treatment ... read more

Researchers Mine Twitter for Cardiovascular Disease Research

Sep. 28, 2016 — A pilot analysis of archived tweets on cardiovascular disease has been conducted. In it, researchers sifted through a sample of approximately ten billion tweets posted between 2009 and 2015, and ... read more

Sep. 28, 2016 — For those people living with diabetes, every day requires around-the-clock monitoring and management, explain experts. This daily monitoring can be a particular challenge for young people who also ... read more

Study Reveals Tremendous Clinical, Economic Burden of Common Chronic Liver Disease

Sep. 27, 2016 — Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), the most common liver disease worldwide, is increasing in prevalence and is currently estimated to affect approximately one-quarter of the general ... read more

Bile Acid Uptake Inhibitor Prevents Nash/fatty Liver in Mice

Sep. 21, 2016 — Drugs that interfere with bile acid recycling can prevent several aspects of NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) in mice fed a high-fat diet, scientists have shown. The findings suggest that these ... read more

Researchers Seek Better Patient Adherence Recommendations for Diabetic Retinopathy

Sep. 16, 2016 — Complications of diabetes can lead to blindness, yet only 29.9 percent of diabetic patients studied adhered to recommendations to have an eye examination, say ... read more

No Clear Threshold to Diagnose and Treat Diabetes During Pregnancy

Sep. 16, 2016 — A new study finds a consistent association between higher blood glucose (sugar) levels during pregnancy and increased risk of complications around the time of birth, but there is no clear evidence of ... read more

Healthy Fat Stem Cells Can Protect Against Obesity-Associated Type 2 Diabetes

Sep. 16, 2016 — Obesity is responsible for the deaths of over three million people a year worldwide due to its associated diseases such as diabetes, cancer and cardiovascular disease. However, a subset of obese ... read more

Metformin Influences Nitrogen and Urea Metabolism

Sep. 14, 2016 — The most frequently prescribed oral antidiabetic drug metformin significantly affects metabolic pathways, report scientists. Metformin is a widespread oral medication to increase insulin sensitivity ... read more

Anabolic Steroid Abuse Leads to Impaired Insulin Sensitivity

Sep. 13, 2016 — New research shows that anabolic steroid abuse is associated with impaired insulin ... read more

Rates of Gestational Diabetes in Pregnant Women Peak During Summer

Sep. 13, 2016 — New research shows that rates of gestational diabetes in pregnant women peak during the summer months, with a possible link to increasing ... read more

Consumption of Certain Fatty Acids Linked to Type 2 Diabetes in Women

Sep. 13, 2016 — New research shows that consumption of certain fatty acids is associated with an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes in ... read more

UK Biobank Study Suggests Genes and Environment Interact to Increase Risk of Obesity

Sep. 13, 2016 — New research shows that environmental and lifestyle factors have greatest effects on obesity in those who also carry the most obesity ... read more

Sep. 13, 2016 — Depleting a chemical called GM3 through genetic modification prevented the development of neuropathy in obese diabetic mice, a new study ... read more

Risk Factors, Clinical Outcomes of Infective Endocarditis After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Sep. 13, 2016 — Among patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement, younger age, male sex, history of diabetes mellitus, and moderate to severe residual aortic regurgitation were significantly ... read more

Reducing Consumption of Discretionary (Unhealthy) Foods and Replacing Them With Core Foods

Sep. 12, 2016 — New research shows the impact that substituting energy intake from discretionary foods (including sugar-sweetened beverages and confectionary) with healthier, core foods, and reducing levels of added ... read more

Levels of Angiopoetin-Like Protein 2 Predict Risk of Death in Type 2 Diabetes

Sep. 12, 2016 — In patients with type 2 diabetes, those with higher levels of a growth factor protein called angiopoetin-like protein 2 (Angplt2) have an increased risk of death and serious cardiovascular events, ... read more

Gestational Diabetes, Diabetes Before Pregnancy Associated With Several Poor Outcomes for Baby, Including Abnormal Size, Jaundice, Low Blood Sugar, and Malformations

Sep. 12, 2016 — Both gestational diabetes (which develops during pregnancy) and pre-gestational diabetes (present before conception) in a pregnant woman are associated with a range of poor outcomes for her child, ... read more

UK Commercial Pilots With Diabetes and Treated With Insulin Can Fly With No Safety Concerns

Sep. 12, 2016 — UK commercial airline pilots with insulin-treated diabetes can fly safely, with almost all of their blood sugar readings at safe ... read more

Low Statin Use in People With Diabetes Despite Cardioprotective Effects, Guidelines

Sep. 12, 2016 — Nearly 2 out of 5 people with diabetes who could benefit from statin therapy to lower their risk of future heart attack, stroke and related death were not prescribed one, according to new research. ... read more

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