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Zero-Calorie Sweeteners Can Still Lead to Diabetes and Obesity, Study Finds

ZERO-CALORIE SWEETENERS CAN STILL LEAD TO DIABETES AND OBESITY, STUDY FINDS

The dangers of eating too much sugar have been well-documented; not only can it cause weight gain, but it can also lead to other health...

Artificial sweeteners still cause diabetes and obesity

ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS STILL CAUSE DIABETES AND OBESITY

Researchers from Marquette University, Milwaukee, build on previous research that suggests zero-calorie sugar substitutes damage people's...

 
 
 
Specific Gene Deletion can Help Treat Diabetic Wounds Faster

SPECIFIC GENE DELETION CAN HELP TREAT DIABETIC WOUNDS FASTER

If the TSP2 gene specific proteins are deleted in diabetes patients, their diabetic wounds can heal faster, finds a new study.

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs can Now Treat Various Other Conditions

ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION DRUGS CAN NOW TREAT VARIOUS OTHER CONDITIONS

Erectile dysfunction drugs such as phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors can also be used to treat various other conditions like diabetes,...

 
 
 
Everything You Need to Know Before Trying Intermittent Fasting

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE TRYING INTERMITTENT FASTING

When someone first proposes you go an extended period of time without food, it's normal to panic. But when you hear all of the potential...

Artificial Pancreas 'Safe' for Treating Type 1 Diabetes

ARTIFICIAL PANCREAS 'SAFE' FOR TREATING TYPE 1 DIABETES

An artificial pancreas device systems is a smartphone-sized device that helps measure blood sugar levels and is found to be a safe...

 
 
 
Gene Variation Causes Some Women to Store Fat, Increases Diabetes Risk

GENE VARIATION CAUSES SOME WOMEN TO STORE FAT, INCREASES DIABETES RISK

Here is one more reason why some women have belly fat and heavy hips. A natural variation of the gene KLF14 causes some women to store...

Curvy-hipped women have a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, study finds

CURVY-HIPPED WOMEN HAVE A HIGHER RISK OF TYPE 2 DIABETES, STUDY FINDS

The gene KLF14 has a uniquely dramatic effect on fat cells that causes them to become larger but fewer in the hips and abdomen, making...

 
 
 
Higher rates of type one diabetes found in 'food swamps'

HIGHER RATES OF TYPE ONE DIABETES FOUND IN 'FOOD SWAMPS'

Findings from a New York University study challenge the traditional belief that type one is caused by genetics and indicate that an...

An apple a day can help prevent diabetes

AN APPLE A DAY CAN HELP PREVENT DIABETES

An apple a day really keeps the doctor away. New health guidelines suggested that eating apple a day could help prevent diabetes. Other...

 
 
 
Are Continuous Glucose Monitors Really Cost Effective for Diabetic Patients?

ARE CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORS REALLY COST EFFECTIVE FOR DIABETIC PATIENTS?

Glucostrip or Continuous Glucose Monitors which product might just burn a hole in your pocket? After measuring certain pros and cons,...

 
 
 
FDA approves America's first ever AI medical device that doesn't need a doctor

FDA APPROVES AMERICA'S FIRST EVER AI MEDICAL DEVICE THAT DOESN'T NEED A DOCTOR

The device, IDx-DR, is made to detect the most common cause of vision loss among more than 30 million Americans living with diabetes....

5 Ways Corporate Wellness Programs Lower Diabetes Risk

5 WAYS CORPORATE WELLNESS PROGRAMS LOWER DIABETES RISK

Corporate wellness programs are designed to drive positive culture change and lower employees' health risks. And as the industry grows,...

 
 
 
Can Health Care Providers Help Children With Diabetic Ketoacidosis?

CAN HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS HELP CHILDREN WITH DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS?

Diabetic ketoacidosis is a severe condition affecting children with type 1 diabetes, which can be reduced with the help of a regular...

Unity Biotech Files IPO to Bring Anti-Aging Drugs into Clinical Trials

UNITY BIOTECH FILES IPO TO BRING ANTI-AGING DRUGS INTO CLINICAL TRIALS

Three weeks after Unity Biotechnology raised $55 million in financing to bring its osteoarthritis drug candidate into human testing,...

 
 
 
Senior Dog Behavior Problems: Pica in Dogs

SENIOR DOG BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS: PICA IN DOGS

Your senior dog may exhibit new behavior problems you can't explain like when he starts to eat things that are not edible including...

Lilly Licenses Sigilon's Cell Encapsulation Tech for Diabetes Therapy

LILLY LICENSES SIGILON'S CELL ENCAPSULATION TECH FOR DIABETES THERAPY

A day after Pfizer decided to step back from the development of a universal cell therapy for cancer, Eli Lilly is jumping in, this...

 
 
 
Virta Health Hauls in $45M to Expand “Diabetes-Reversing” Software

VIRTA HEALTH HAULS IN $45M TO EXPAND “DIABETES-REVERSING” SOFTWARE

Virta Health, a startup that is taking a software approach to treating diabetes rather than pills or injections, has raised $45 million...

Health ministers warn residents of South Korea not to mix wasps into their alcohol

HEALTH MINISTERS WARN RESIDENTS OF SOUTH KOREA NOT TO MIX WASPS INTO THEIR ALCOHOL

The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety released a statement cautioning mixing the stinging insect with the Korean spirit. Some believe...