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The number of Queenslanders impacted by diabetes is grossly
underestimated, according to Diabetes Queensland CEO Sturt
"One in four Queenslanders over the age of 25 lives with
diabetes or pre-diabetes. If you add to that number the family,
friends and carers who support them,...
Having diabetes puts you at greater
risk of coronary heart disease, but research by the Heart
Foundation, shows us the link is not widely known.
Heart disease, including coronary heart disease, is a major
cause of death among people with diabetes. People with diabetes can
be up to four...
Adding strength training, push-ups or crunches to your weekly
exercise routine could decrease your likelihood of obesity by
Using data on 1.7 million adults, University of Southern
Queensland (USQ) research found that doing muscle-strengthening
activities twice a week was just as...
An international research study led
by researchers from the Universities of Helsinki and Oxford has
identified a genetic variant that protects against type 2
Type 2 diabetes affects over 1.1 million Australians and more
than 400 million people worldwide so understanding the...
Researchers at the University of Manchester have
conducted the largest ever review of the effect of
movement-monitoring devices, such as pedometers, on the activity of
individuals with diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Using data from 36 studies, with a total of 5,208...
Artificial sweeteners are a growing part of our diets
and in the US are now consumed by at least one in four
A policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics, is
recommending future research into how they affect children's
weight, taste preferences, the risk...
New research covering
over 423,000 UK adults has revealed that the health implications of
obesity extend much further than diabetes and heart disease
extending to diseases of the kidneys, lungs and liver.
The study found that obese individuals are more likely to be
affected by chronic...
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...
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...
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...