Latest Joslin Diabetes Center Stories

2010-09-29 09:38:00

Findings unchanged after adjustment for obesity and other diabetes risk factors BOSTON, Sept.

2010-09-23 06:37:37

A large study has determined that smokers have a heightened risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

2010-09-20 15:37:59

Nearly half of women with diabetes prior to pregnancy have a potentially-avoidable C-section and their babies are twice as likely to die as those born to women without diabetes.

2010-09-16 11:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- HearPO is proud to announce a National Strategic Partnership with the American Diabetes Association.

2010-09-07 13:46:07

Obesity and infertility frequently go hand in hand and now, researchers reporting on studies of mice in the September issue of Cell Metabolism, might have figured out why that is, and the results come as something of a surprise.

2010-07-30 14:41:28

Aggressive blood sugar control does not improve survival in diabetic patients with kidney failure.

2010-07-29 11:00:00

CLEVELAND, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- With diabetes affecting the lives of hundreds of thousands of people throughout Ohio and Pennsylvania, Giant Eagle®, Inc.

2010-07-29 11:00:00

PITTSBURGH, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- With diabetes affecting the lives of hundreds of thousands of people throughout Pennsylvania and Ohio, Giant Eagle®, Inc.

2010-07-27 01:17:17

The drug rimonabant was developed as a treatment for obesity and its myriad of serious health consequences (for example, type 2 diabetes).

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.