Type 2 Diabetes

Walnuts, Almonds Help The Hearts Of Those With Type 2 Diabetes

TUESDAY, Feb. 19, 2019 -- If you have type 2 diabetes and you want to do your heart a favor, a new study suggests you should let your diet get a little nutty. Folks with type 2 diabetes who ate five or more servings of certain kinds of nuts weekly...
Related topics: Diabetes, Medical Research, Diet

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Medical News Today: How Can Estrogen Help Control Type 2 Diabetes?

New findings on the role of estrogen in diabetes may have a profound effect on how we understand the condition and dietary changes that may control it.
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Weekly Link Love—edition 16

Research of the Week Stimulating the vagus nerve helps PTSD. Exercise has a stronger effect on cognitive function in older men than older women (who already had better function at baseline). Estrogen controls type 2 diabetes. Small teams of...
Related topics: Medical Research, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Estrogen, Diabetes

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Role Of Estrogen In Controlling Type 2 Diabetes

The results of a recent study provide insights into the mechanism by which estrogen can decrease insulin resistance and the production of glucose, reducing incidences of Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Related topics: Estrogen, Diabetes, Medical Research, Insulin

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Diabetes Eye Exam Frequency In Us Is 'alarmingly Low'

In a large database of insured patients, almost half with type 2 diabetes and a third with type 1 diabetes had no eye exam in a 5-year period. Change is needed to stop retinopathy being the leading cause of blindness. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Blindness, Ophthalmology

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Medical News Today: Diabetes: Could A Pill Replace Insulin Injections?

Insulin injections are part of daily blood glucose management for many people with type 2 diabetes. Now, a new pill could spell the end for injections.
Related topics: Diabetes, Insulin, Blood Sugar (glucose)

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Generic Dpp-4 Inhibitors Would Be A 'shot In The Arm'

Dr Akshay Jain discusses the potential implications of a generic DPP-4 inhibitor for the management of type 2 diabetes that may soon enter the US market. Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology
Related topics: Diabetes, Endocrinology

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Researchers Are Working On A Surprising Way To Deliver Insulin Without An Injection: Swallowing The...

Needles aren’t popular. For people with type 1 diabetes (and some with type 2 diabetes) that can be a problem, since treatment requires regular injections with insulin. Now, researchers at MIT have come up with a novel way to one day eliminate...
Related topics: Medical Research, Insulin, Type 1 Diabetes, Diabetes

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T2dm Initially Remits In Majority Who Undergo Gastric Bypass

THURSDAY, Feb. 7, 2019 -- Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is associated with high levels of type 2 diabetes remission at one year, although 27 percent relapse after five years, according to a study published online Feb. 6 in Diabetologia. Lene R....
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Weight-loss Surgery Typically Pushes Type 2 Diabetes Into Remission

THURSDAY, Feb. 7, 2019 -- As many as 7 out of 10 people with type 2 diabetes can achieve long-term disease remission by having weight-loss surgery called gastric bypass, according to a new Danish study. The surgery isn't necessarily a cure for...
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Type 2 Diabetes Risk Up With Pcos Regardless Of Bmi

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 6, 2019 -- Irrespective of age and weight, women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have an increased risk for type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Jan. 31 in Diabetes Care. Nadira S. Kakoly, M.P.H., from...
Related topics: Diabetes, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Medical Research

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2019 Ada Standards Of Diabetes Care Unpacked For Pcps

Confused by all of the new injectables for type 2 diabetes? Dr Neil Skolnik offers his quick and easy take on the 2019 ADA/EASD algorithm. Medscape Family Medicine
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Positive Thinking Shows Power In Preventing Diabetes

Optimism is linked to a reduced risk of type 2 diabetes; hostility and negativity increase the risk. Medscape Medical News
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Four Negative Personality Traits Associated With Type 2 Diabetes (cme/ce)

(MedPage Today) -- Optimism reduces risk, hostility raises risk in large, prospective study in postmenopausal women
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Switching To Human Insulin Not Harmful In Type 2 Diabetes

A health plan program that encouraged Medicare beneficiaries to switch from analog to human insulin didn't increase severe hypoglycemia and only slightly raised average HbA1c. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Insulin, Diabetes, Medicare, Hypoglycemia

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Medical News Today: Diabetes: How Optimism May Influence Your Risk

New research suggests that optimism may lower the risk of type 2 diabetes among postmenopausal women. Conversely, negative emotions may heighten risk.
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Doctors Should Encourage Exercise In Patients With Diabetes, Cv Disease

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23, 2019 -- Physicians need to take an active role in prescribing specific exercise training in patients with both type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease, according to a position paper published online Jan. 14 in the...
Related topics: Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology

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Oral Hepatoselective Glucokinase Activator Promising In T2dm

FRIDAY, Jan. 18, 2019 -- Use of the oral hepatoselective glucokinase activator (GKA) TTP399 for type 2 diabetes does not cause hypoglycemia and has no detrimental effect on plasma lipids or liver enzymes, according to a study published online Jan....
Related topics: Diabetes, Hypoglycemia, Enzymes, Medical Research

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Ertugliflozin Seems Safe, Effective For Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

THURSDAY, Jan. 17, 2019 -- Ertugliflozin appears safe and effective at improving long-term glycemic control among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) inadequately controlled on metformin, according to a study published online Jan. 7 in...
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Experimental Drug Could Be New Option For Type 2 Diabetes

THURSDAY, Jan. 17, 2019 -- An experimental drug may help people with type 2 diabetes curb their blood sugar without causing it to drop to dangerously low levels. Researchers found that the compound -- dubbed TTP399 for now -- improved patients'...
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