Diabetes Therapy Could Be Used to Treat Alzheimer’s, Study Reports

January 8, 2018 admin 0

An approved treatment for diabetes may help people with Alzheimer’s, a study reports. The research, “Neuroprotective effects of a triple GLP-1/GIP/glucagon receptor agonist in the […]

Diabetes: Can gene therapy normalize blood glucose levels?

January 8, 2018 admin 0

Researchers may have just found a way to restore normal blood glucose levels in a mouse model of type 1 diabetes, which could prove to […]

Radical diet can reverse type 2 diabetes, new study shows

December 28, 2017 admin 0

A radical low-calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes, even six years into the disease, a new study has found. The number of cases of […]

Why 2018 will be a very special year for the NHS

December 28, 2017 admin 1

This is a special year for the NHS – it marks its 70th birthday. So expect lots of anniversary events and stories celebrating the success […]

Where you live could have an impact on whether you get diabetes

November 17, 2017 admin 0

A paramedic checking the blood sugar levels of a diabetes patient.Beawiharta Beawiharta/Reuters Black people are nearly twice as likely as white people to develop type […]

More than a third of Scots unaware of complications from diabetes

October 10, 2017 admin 0

More than a third of people in Scotland do not know foot ulcers are a serious complication of diabetes, according to a survey. The research, […]

Diabetes ‘causing 160 amputations a week’

September 28, 2017 admin 0

More than a third of people remain unaware foot ulcers are a serious complication of the disease and the leading cause of lost limbs. Figures […]

Diabetics’ nerve pain caused by single protein

September 28, 2017 admin 0

The discovery by British scientists offers hope of developing drugs for the chronic condition. Around one in four diabetics develop the misery of diabetic neuropathy […]

Diabetes warning: THIS is why you should never go to bed drunk

September 11, 2017 admin 0

Regularly missing out on sleep can lead to a number of serious conditions. “In the long term, poor sleep has been linked to an increased risk […]