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Have diabetes? Don’t lose sight of danger to your eyes

(HealthDay)—Diabetes can wreak havoc on many parts of the body, including the eyes, but people with diabetes aren’t doomed to have vision problems. With good blood sugar management and regular eye exams, many eye conditions can be prevented or treated, experts say. Patricia Welter, a Pilates studio owner from Palm Harbor, Fla., wishes she’d known […]

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Possible vaccine for virus linked to type 1 diabetes

According to many observations, certain virus infections may play a part in the autoimmune attack that leads to type 1 diabetes. Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden and their Finnish colleagues have now produced a vaccine for these viruses in the hope that it could provide protection against the disease. The study is published today […]

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Diabetes identified by the handle thickness

According to a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, a type based on the determination of handle strength-2 Diabetes in apparently healthy adults recognize. This could be a simple and cost-effective way, a previously undiscovered Diabetes to track. It is known that muscle weakness in apparently healthy adults with type 2 Diabetes […]

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Diabetes patients who use online tools manage disease better

In a study published in JAMA Network Open today, Kaiser Permanente scientists report that diabetes patients who used the Kaiser Permanente patient portal and mobile phone app improved their diabetes management outcomes. The large study, involving more than 111,000 patients, was unique in assessing the relationship between the use of online tools and medication adherence […]

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Are Obesity, heart disease, and Diabetes contagious?

Canadian researchers make the hypothesis that diseases such as heart failure, cancer and lung diseases – of which, one may assume that they are not contagious – however, transferable could be. The scientists, from the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) in Toronto use to justify their hypothesis that people with obesity, diseases inflammatory bowel, […]