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The common approach of intensive glucose control to
achieve low blood sugar targets in type 2 diabetes can increase the
risk of mortality, finds a study by Cardiff
Looking at routine data from over 300,000 people in the UK,
collected between 2004 and 2015, researchers found...
Scientists found potential connections
between problems with how the brain processes glucose and
Alzheimer's disease pathology and symptoms. NIA
For the first time, US scientists have found a connection
between abnormalities in how the brain breaks down glucose and...
Researchers from the University of North Carolina and NC State
University have developed artificial cells that automatically
release insulin into the bloodstream when glucose levels rise.
These "artificial beta cells" (AβCs) mimic the functions of the
Medical technology firm Medtronic plchas announced
data from the first economic analysis conducted on the use of
professional continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) in people with
type 2 diabetes.
A professional CGM is
practice-owned diabetes therapy management...
Researchers at ETH Aurich in Switzerland have developed a tiny,
highly accurate acetone breath sensor (pictured) that may soon
serve as a core type 1 diabetes diagnostic device.
The new sensor, about the size of a coin, is so selective that
it detects acetone exclusive of all...
Individuals with type 2 diabetes may need insulin to achieve
target blood glucose levels. As such, healthcare professionals and
individuals living with diabetes may have questions about insulin
initiation and reaching the right dosage.
A possible reluctance to delay starting...
Glucose levels are reduced in the brains of individuals with
obesity and type 2 diabetes compared to lean individuals, according
to a new Yale study.
The finding might explain disordered eating behaviour - and even
a higher risk of Alzheimer's disease - among obese and...
Diabetes researchers in the US have identified six
factors to categorize the risk of admission to hospital due to
The tool was used to identify people living with type 2 diabetes
who were on medications, such as insulin and sulfonylureas, that
cause blood glucose...
Sanofi has developed the AllStar PRO, a reusable insulin pen for
use with Lantus
(insulin glargine 100 units/mL) and Apidra (insulin glulisine)
It replaces the longstanding ClikSTAR pen.
The AllStar PRO has the same functionality as ClikSTAR, enabling
Combining exercise with other lifestyle interventions can reduce
the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 58 per cent.
Despite this, and many other health benefits of exercise, most
Australians are not meeting the current guidelines.
Lack of time is often seen as the...