Latest Complications of diabetes mellitus Stories

2014-01-22 23:21:43

London, Ontario-based Sernova Corp., is developing a better way to treat the disease involving the replacement of lost pancreatic islets, whose function is to read blood sugar levels and release insulin into the blood, normalizing blood sugar levels. London, ON (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Imagine there is a person with diabetes who must focus on measuring their blood sugar levels almost constantly followed by injection of insulin multiple times each day or monitoring their insulin pump...

Diabetes Risk Lower In Women Who Pump It Up Regularly
2014-01-16 05:03:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Middle-aged and older women who lift weights or do yoga for just 30 minutes a day can cut their risk of type-2 diabetes (T2D) by as much as 40 percent, while women who work out as little as one hour per week reduce their risk by 13 percent, according to a study published January 15 in the journal PLOS Medicine. The study also found that women who engage in both muscle conditioning and cardio workouts gain a “substantial...

2013-12-10 10:23:20

Cardiovascular complications and hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) were common nonfatal complications in adults 60 years of age and older with diabetes, according to a study published by JAMA Internal Medicine, a JAMA Network publication. Nearly half of the 24 million patients with diabetes mellitus in the United States are older than 60 years and that number is expected to double in the next two decades, according to the study background. Research suggests advancing age and the duration of...

2013-11-21 23:00:55

Dr. Susan Goldfarb of Advanced Periodontics & Implant Care is helping residents in Teaneck, NJ reduce their risk of diabetes or better manage existing diabetes by highlighting the connection between gum disease and diabetes during November’s Diabetes Awareness Month. Research has proven the link between these two diseases, and Dr. Goldfarb offers the latest treatments, including laser gum surgery, to combat periodontal infection and improve overall health. Teaneck, NJ (PRWEB)...

2013-11-18 23:00:54

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and Drs. Akin and West of Nashville Periodontal Group are increasing awareness about the connection between periodontal disease and diabetes. Offering the best in gum disease treatment in Nashville, TN, the team at Nashville Periodontal Group makes it easier for patients to reduce their risk of contracting or experiencing complications of diabetes. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 All month long, the doctors and staff at Nashville Periodontal...

Diabetes Weakens Bones
2013-11-13 08:01:33

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Type 2 diabetes causes a myriad of debilitating complications. The long list includes vascular and heart disease, eye problems, nerve damage, kidney disease, hearing problems and even Alzheimer's disease. Doctors have suspected for a while that osteoporosis may be another complication to add to the list. Now, a new study from the Mayo Clinic has confirmed that skeletal degeneration can now be associated with diabetes. Sundeep...

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