Diabetes

What is Diabetes?

Diabetes is a condition where the body fails to utilize the ingested glucose properly. This could be due to lack of the hormone insulin or because the insulin that is available is not working effectively.

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Guideline-recommended diuretic linked to more side effects than similar antihypertensive drug

Guideline-recommended diuretic linked to more side effects than similar antihypertensive drug

Individual clinical judgments needed for prescribing aspirin in primary prevention

Individual clinical judgments needed for prescribing aspirin in primary prevention

Study provides insight into how poor sleep quality can increase heart disease risk in women

Study provides insight into how poor sleep quality can increase heart disease risk in women

Longer sitting times linked to higher heart disease risk among post-menopausal women

Longer sitting times linked to higher heart disease risk among post-menopausal women

Scientists develop "smart" remote-control bandage for chronic wounds

Scientists develop "smart" remote-control bandage for chronic wounds

Vitamin E can safely treat fatty liver disease in patients with HIV

Vitamin E can safely treat fatty liver disease in patients with HIV

Combination of green tea extract and exercise mitigates fatty liver disease in mice

Combination of green tea extract and exercise mitigates fatty liver disease in mice

Study shows link between fast food intake and weight gain in preschoolers

Study shows link between fast food intake and weight gain in preschoolers

Female domestic abuse survivors have increased risk of mortality from all causes

Female domestic abuse survivors have increased risk of mortality from all causes

OB-GYNs recommend low-dose aspirin for all patients to prevent preeclampsia

OB-GYNs recommend low-dose aspirin for all patients to prevent preeclampsia

Chronic kidney disease killing millions worldwide

Chronic kidney disease killing millions worldwide

Scientists isolate individual cells that cause autoimmune disease

Scientists isolate individual cells that cause autoimmune disease

'Smart' bandages could facilitate healing of hard-to-treat wounds

'Smart' bandages could facilitate healing of hard-to-treat wounds

Targeting one's internal clock could prevent or slow breast cancer progression

Targeting one's internal clock could prevent or slow breast cancer progression

Coronavirus spread will remain under control and specific groups should not be stigmatized, urges microbiologist

Coronavirus spread will remain under control and specific groups should not be stigmatized, urges microbiologist

Nutrition researcher shows how foods affect our hormones and health

Nutrition researcher shows how foods affect our hormones and health

Shingles vaccine appears to reduce stroke risk

Shingles vaccine appears to reduce stroke risk

Oligosaccharide 2'FL in breast milk enhances cognitive development in babies

Oligosaccharide 2'FL in breast milk enhances cognitive development in babies

Golf could lower risk of death among older adults

Golf could lower risk of death among older adults

Gum disease linked to stroke

Gum disease linked to stroke