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Researchers from Monash University's Central Clinical School
have found that a drug, already tested on other inflammatory
diseases, can decrease kidney injury caused by diabetes.
Led by Associate Professor Melinda Coughlan from the Department
of Diabetes, the five-year study...
A multicentre clinical trial has found a new closed-loop system
that uses advanced control algorithms to automatically monitor and
regulate blood glucose levels was more effective than existing
treatments at controlling blood glucose levels in people with type 1
The study from...
Australian and Danish
researchers teamed up to examine the results of 14 studies that
included yoga as a method of controlling exisiting, or reducing the
risks of developing diabetes.
And they say they found enough complementary evidence to say
there is a link between yoga and a lessened...
Swedish researchers have identified a window of
HbA1c that is associated with lower risks of complications for
people withtype 1 diabetes.
The research, published in the British Medical Journal, was
carried out by a team from the universities of Gothenburg and
Linköping. It found...
A device that uses the eye rather than finger
pricking to measure blood glucose levels is one step further along
development and closer to being made available to the public after
being awarded a patent.
Currently known as an optical glucometer, the product has been
developed by Prof Bill...
Researchers from the University of Melbourne are
proposing that the rotavirus infection could play a role in
triggering the onset oftype 1 diabetes.
Rotavirus is a highly infectious stomach bug and a major cause
of gastroenteritis, a condition that...
A study published in the Nature
Medicinejournal suggests a revolutionaryinsulin
pillmay allow people withtype 1diabetesto avoid
needing to take injections.
A specialist unit at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
has developed a 3cm capsule which...
Tear-testing may be the future of screening for diabetic
peripheral neuropathy, a debilitating condition that affects people
with diabetes, new research from UNSW Sydney suggests.
The study, is the first to show that peripheral nerve damage -
often the earliest sign of the condition -...
People who achieve weight loss of 10 per cent or more in the
first five years after being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes have
the greatest chance of their diabetes going into remission,
according to a study led by the University of Cambridge.
The findings suggest that it is possible to...
People in certain occupations have a higher risk of type 2
diabetes compared to those in other jobs, a nationwide Swedish
Drivers, factory workers, and cleaners are three times more
likely to develop type 2 diabetes than teachers...