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 Eating Whole Grains Could Help Lower Diabetes RiskEating Whole Grains Could Help Lower Diabetes Risk
 
An analysis of more than 200,000 people found that eating high-quality carbohydrates, such as whole grains, was associated with a lower risk for diabetes.
 
   Cone snail venom produces new type of insulinCone snail venom produces new type of insulin
 
Diabetes is a global health issue affecting millions. In 2014, there were 422 million diabetics, compared to 108 million in 1989. The condition can be treated with diet, physical activity, medicines like synthetic insulin injections, and regular screening.
 
   People with diabetes have increased risk for bone fracturesPeople with diabetes have increased risk for bone fractures
 
People living with diabetes are at greater risk of bone fractures, new research led by the University of Sheffield has found.
 
 Millimeter-thick cell-laden hydrogel fiber helps control blood glucose in diabetic mice
 
Millimeter-thick cell-laden hydrogel fiber helps control blood glucose in diabetic miceType 1 diabetes mellitus results from an irreversible autoimmune destruction of insulin-producing pancreatic β-cells requiring life-long substitution of insulin.
 
 
 A New Era in Diabetes Care: Launch of new report
 
A New Era in Diabetes Care: Launch of new reportA new expert-led report has today been launched to help outline key challenges and inequalities in the care of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and its associated renal and cardiovascular complications, and highlight some Calls to Action to try and address these gaps for the 53 million Europeans living with T2DM.
 
 
 Study shows lean beef does not adversely affect diabetes and heart health
 
Study shows lean beef does not adversely affect diabetes and heart healthResults from a new study show that risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes were similar when participants consumed a healthy US-style eating pattern with and without an additional 5.3 ounces of lean beef.
 
 
 Treatment with vitamin A analog improves visual function in diabetic mice
 
Treatment with vitamin A analog improves visual function in diabetic miceDiabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes and a leading cause of blindness among the working-age population.