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2013-06-24 23:00:22

Moderate-intensity exercise reduces fat stored around the heart, in the liver and in the abdomen of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus, even in the absence of any changes in diet, according to a new study published online, June 25, in the journal Radiology. Oak Brook, Ill. (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Moderate-intensity exercise reduces fat stored around the heart, in the liver and in the abdomen of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus, even in the absence of any changes in diet, according to...

2013-06-23 12:20:06

Improvements in glucose control and insulin sensitivity also observed CARLSBAD, Calif., June 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced that data from the Phase 2 study of ISIS-APOCIII(Rx) in patients with high triglycerides and type 2 diabetes were presented today at the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions in Chicago. In this study, patients treated with ISIS-APOCIII(Rx) experienced an 88 percent reduction in apolipoprotein C-III...

2013-06-23 12:20:04

Data Presentation Demonstrates Value of Lipoprotein Measurement in Identifying Insulin-Resistant Patients at Increased Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes RALEIGH, N.C., June 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LipoScience, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPDX), a diagnostic company pioneering a new field of personalized nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) diagnostics to advance the quality of patient care in cardiovascular, metabolic and other diseases, today announced the presentation of data at the 73(rd)...

2013-06-19 23:19:28

In a new video Health News Wires discusses the dangers of insulin resistance and exactly how someone can increase insulin sensitivity through proper diet and herbal supplements. (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 The website HealthNewsWires.com has recently published an informative article and video describing insulin resistance, its harmful effects and tips to manage and prevent the condition. In a new article and video from HealthNewsWires.com, the author defines insulin resistance as a condition that...

Extra Sleep On Weekends Prevents Diabetes
2013-06-19 11:30:46

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For men who are losing sleep during the week, lowering the risk for type 2 diabetes may be as simple as catching a few extra hours of sleep on the weekend. A recent study lead by Peter Liu, MD, PhD, a researcher at Harbor-UCLA´s LA BioMed center, found that after only 3 days of “catch-up sleep” men with long-term weekday sleep restriction substantially improved their insulin sensitivity. The body´s sensitivity...

2013-06-18 23:02:57

New Prediabetes Treatment Cartoon Warns People About Diabetes Danger Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 PreDiabetes Centers is excited to announce the release of a new animated diabetes health film in efforts to make people more aware of the dangers of type 2 diabetes, a serious health condition that affects how the body uses blood glucose, which can cause dangerous long-term health disorders. Titled “How to Improve Your Health with One Simple Test,” the short film explains...

2013-06-18 09:50:48

A special type of in vitro fertilization, or IVF, may increase the risk for insulin resistance among children conceived in this way, according to a new study from Greece. The results will be presented Monday at The Endocrine Society's 95th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. During natural fertilization, as well as other IVF treatments, the egg is exposed to many sperm. In both of these cases, the strongest, healthiest sperm has the best chance of reaching and fertilizing the egg. In...

2013-06-17 12:28:22

DEERFIELD, Ill. and OSAKA, Japan, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Takeda) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. today announced that NESINA (alogliptin) and the fixed-dose combination therapies KAZANO (alogliptin and metformin HCl) and OSENI (alogliptin and pioglitazone) are now available by prescription in pharmacies in the United States (U.S.). These medications are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

2013-06-14 13:52:29

Postmenopausal women who use antidepressant medication or suffer from depression might be more likely to have a higher body mass index (BMI), larger waist circumference and inflammation–all associated with increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease, according to a study led by University of Massachusetts Medical School investigator Yunsheng Ma, PhD, MD, MPH, and published in the June 13 issue of the American Journal of Public Health. The UMass Medical School study...

2013-06-13 23:19:07

Diet Doc´s introduced new hCG diet plans that now combine a naturally powerful appetite suppressant with education on healthy lifestyles to achieve best weight loss goals and reduce the risk of weight-related diseases including the symptoms of diabetes. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 The rise of obesity rates has left researchers searching for methods to help people achieve their best weight loss goals. One consideration is to target the younger population and to educate them on...