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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People with drug-induced liver damage could continue taking life-saving medications

People with drug-induced liver damage could continue taking life-saving medications

Microglia play a dual role in regulating the permeability of blood-brain barrier, study shows

Microglia play a dual role in regulating the permeability of blood-brain barrier, study shows

People eating a vegetarian diet rich in nuts, vegetables, soy may have lower risk of stroke

People eating a vegetarian diet rich in nuts, vegetables, soy may have lower risk of stroke

Clinical factors during pregnancy associated with congenital CMV infection in newborns

Clinical factors during pregnancy associated with congenital CMV infection in newborns

Omega 3 supplements do not protect against cancer, research finds

Omega 3 supplements do not protect against cancer, research finds

Readers and tweeters dive into debate over ‘Medicare for All’

Readers and tweeters dive into debate over ‘Medicare for All’

Major investment can help improve technology aimed at turning bad fat to good fat

Major investment can help improve technology aimed at turning bad fat to good fat

New artificial pancreas may provide life-changing support to diabetic people

New artificial pancreas may provide life-changing support to diabetic people

How workplaces can fight the coronavirus outbreak

How workplaces can fight the coronavirus outbreak

Nanoparticles containing gliadin could allow celiac disease patients to eat a normal diet

Nanoparticles containing gliadin could allow celiac disease patients to eat a normal diet

Eating less prolongs life

Eating less prolongs life

Human stem cells cure diabetes in mice

Human stem cells cure diabetes in mice

Otago researchers involved in world's first trial to prevent TB in people with diabetes

Otago researchers involved in world's first trial to prevent TB in people with diabetes

Already approved drugs may hold the key to treating new coronavirus

Already approved drugs may hold the key to treating new coronavirus

'Soda tax' has minimal to no influence on sugary-beverage consumption, study finds

'Soda tax' has minimal to no influence on sugary-beverage consumption, study finds

Novel wireless sweat sensor can accurately detect stress levels

Novel wireless sweat sensor can accurately detect stress levels

First patient in U.S. treated for atrial fibrillation using new type of ablation technology

First patient in U.S. treated for atrial fibrillation using new type of ablation technology

Sex-specific differences in the immune system may explain men's susceptibility to obesity

Sex-specific differences in the immune system may explain men's susceptibility to obesity

Study identifies novel anti-aging targets

Study identifies novel anti-aging targets

High intake of sugary drinks may influence risk for dyslipidemia

High intake of sugary drinks may influence risk for dyslipidemia