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Blocking key enzyme prevents development of retinopathy in mice

Tue, 12 Dec 2017

A six-year study of retinal inflammation in diabetic retinopathy has brought to light the actions of an enzyme that affects the development of the disease in mice. Retinopathy is a...Read More

Pioneering pancreatic cell 3D printer developed

Tue, 12 Dec 2017

A 3D printer developed to help people with type 1 diabetes could help tackle "big clinical challenges", researchers say. The Pancreatic Islet Cell Transplantation (PICT) 3D Printe...Read More

New compound approach offers new treatment promise in type 1 diabetes

Tue, 12 Dec 2017

Russian scientists have modelled type 1 diabetes in an experiment to understand recovery processes in the pancreas, in a bid to develop new treatment approaches. Researchers teste...Read More

New study examines health benefits of fasting for the heart

Mon, 11 Dec 2017

A new study has reviewed recent evidence about the beneficial effects of intermittent fasting (IF) for the heart. There is a lot of research on the effects of meal timing and frequ...Read More

CRISPR has success in treating mice with type 1 diabetes

Mon, 11 Dec 2017

Insulin-producing cells have been restored in mouse models of type 1 diabetes using a new genetic engineering technique. American scientists adapted the gene editing technology kno...Read More

Certain genes lead to snowball effect on obesity risk, researchers suggest

Mon, 11 Dec 2017

Certain genes may predispose people to become obese if they already have a higher Body Mass Index (BMI), researchers have found. Scientists at McMaster University, Canada, report t...Read More

Toujeo as effective as Tresiba in reducing blood sugar, study reveals

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

The diabetes drug Toujeo is as effective as Tresiba (insulin degludec) in terms of reducing blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes, a study reports. Toujeo, a once-daily...Read More

Bariatric surgery maintains remission seven years later, study finds

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

A new study has found that remission and weight loss benefits are sustained over years after undergoing bariatric surgery, particularly gastric bypass. Bariatric surgery has been ...Read More

Childhood obesity rates rise in children aged 7-11 in UK

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

An increase in childhood obesity rates in the UK has been observed among children aged between seven and 11. An analysis of the Millennium Cohort Study by the UCL of Institute of ...Read More

Metformin shown to have cancer-fighting powers

Thu, 07 Dec 2017

The type 2 diabetes drug metformin could prevent cancers from becoming resistant to chemotherapy, a study from Canada suggests. Previous research has shown the drug's ability to sl...Read More

High levels of obesity found among healthcare professionals across England

Thu, 07 Dec 2017

New figures suggest that a high proportion of NHS workers in England are obese, and that more efforts are needed to reverse the trend and help them improve their health. The issue ...Read More

New type 2 diabetes drug Ozempic approved in the US

Thu, 07 Dec 2017

Ozempic (semaglutide) has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration to treat type 2 diabetes alongside diet and exercise. Ozempic, a once-weekly injection of glucagon-li...Read More

Newcastle diet achieves type 2 diabetes remission after one year of DiRECT trial

Wed, 06 Dec 2017

A calorie-restricted meal replacement diet dubbed the "Newcastle diet" has achieved type 2 diabetes remission in half of patients after one year of a groundbreaking UK research tri...Read More

Menopausal hot flashes linked to higher type 2 diabetes risk

Wed, 06 Dec 2017

Women who experience common menopausal symptoms such as night sweats or hot flashes could be at a greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes, researchers have said. In a study of m...Read More

Report highlights importance of heart risk awareness in type 2 diabetes

Wed, 06 Dec 2017

People with type 2 diabetes underestimate their heart disease risk, according to results from a worldwide survey. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) presented the findings...Read More

Australian researchers developing new immune therapy to tackle type 1 diabetes

Tue, 05 Dec 2017

Researchers from Queensland, Australia are developing a new treatment that aims to tackle the autoimmune attack that causes type 1 diabetes. Professor Ranjeny Thomas from the Unive...Read More

Schoolboy with type 1 diabetes arranges school onesie day to fundraise for JDRF

Tue, 05 Dec 2017

A schoolboy from Wiltshire has been praised for making his entire school aware of type 1 diabetes. Isaac Reeve, aged 8, who has had type 1 diabetes for four years, arranged a chari...Read More

Xultophy preferred to basal-bolus therapy in type 2 diabetes study

Tue, 05 Dec 2017

Xultophy led to greater treatment satisfaction in people with type 2 diabetes compared to multiple daily injections, a new study reveals. More participants on the DUAL VII trial pr...Read More

New research links high sugar diets to increased risk of heart disease

Mon, 04 Dec 2017

A new editorial published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) implicates a high sugar diet in the development of heart complications, such as coronary heart disease (CHD), and hea...Read More

Journalist praised for recovering from hypo live on air

Mon, 04 Dec 2017

A presenter with type 1 diabetes working for the BBC World Service has been praised after recovering from hypoglycemia live on air. Alex Ritson's blood sugar levels dropped just as...Read More

Professors scoop award for protein breakthrough in type 2 diabetes and Alzheimers

Mon, 04 Dec 2017

Professors from the US and Japan have won a prestigious award for their research into a biological mechanism that has implications for type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's disease. Pete...Read More

Trial suggests tablets effective in newly diagnosed cystic-fibrosis-related diabetes

Fri, 01 Dec 2017

A trial carried out in Europe suggests that repaglinide tablets are as effective and safe as insulin in treating people with newly diagnosed cystic-fibrosis-related diabetes (CFRD)...Read More

Type 1 diabetes as prevalent in adults as in children, research suggests

Fri, 01 Dec 2017

Type 1 diabetes is just as prevalent in adults as it is in children despite it being known as a childhood disease, research shows. A study led by Exeter scientists reveals more th...Read More

Kelloggs to lower sugar in three breakfast cereals by 2018

Fri, 01 Dec 2017

Kellogg's has announced it will reduce the amount of sugar in its top three selling children's cereals by mid-2018. Coco Pops, Rice Krispies and Rice Krispies Multi-Grain Shapes wi...Read More

Researchers to explore whether positivity can improve diabetes and depression

Thu, 30 Nov 2017

Positivity and optimism is the focus of a new study exploring the best way to help people with diabetes and depression. Liverpool researchers are hoping to use the research findin...Read More

Muscle cramps linked to nerve function in type 1 diabetes, but not type 2 diabetes

Thu, 30 Nov 2017

Scientists have discovered that the number and severity of muscle cramps that can occur in type 1 diabetes are linked to certain nerve fibres. Muscle cramps can be common among peo...Read More

Start-up Semma Therapeutics raises 114 million dollars to beat type 1 diabetes

Thu, 30 Nov 2017

A start-up from Cambridge, Massachusetts in the US, has raised $114m (£87.4m) of funding to run human trials of a novel encapsulation device designed to treat type 1 diabetes....Read More

High BMI and diabetes estimated to result in nearly a million cancers a year worldwide

Wed, 29 Nov 2017

A study carried out by Imperial College London estimates that around 800,000 cancer cases worldwide in 2012 were attributable to the combination of being overweight and having diab...Read More

CGM study helps improve hypo awareness in long-duration type 1 diabetes

Wed, 29 Nov 2017

Continuous glucose monitors (CGM) significantly increase awareness of hypoglycemia in people with type 1 diabetes, a study has found. Scientists from the Perelman School of Medici...Read More

Jardiance reduces cardiovascular mortality in type 2 diabetes and peripheral artery disease

Wed, 29 Nov 2017

Jardiance (empagliflozin) reduces the risk of major heart problems and slows down kidney disease progression in people with type 2 diabetes who also have peripheral artery disease ...Read More

Manchester Arena survivor dies suddenly from type 1 diabetes complications

Tue, 28 Nov 2017

Bright student Zara Ahmed, who was present at the Manchester Arena attack on May 22, has tragically died suddenly from a complication of type 1 diabetes. So far, we do not know wha...Read More

European report reveals scope of obesity crisis in the UK

Tue, 28 Nov 2017

The UK has the highest obesity prevalence in men across Europe, as a major report calls for greater awareness of the health complications obesity can lead to. The European Society...Read More

Eat slowly to reduce your risk of metabolic syndrome, researchers say

Tue, 28 Nov 2017

Eating too fast could promote metabolic syndrome and obesity, according to new research from Japan. Scientists found that fast eaters were more likely to gain weight and experience...Read More

Cricket legend Ian Botham set to do his last walk for type 1 diabetes

Mon, 27 Nov 2017

Legendary cricket all-rounder, Sir Ian 'Beefy' Botham is set to retire from fundraising walks for type 1 diabetes research. On Sunday 3 December, Botham will walk in Sydney, Austra...Read More

Greater risk of falling for people with diabetic retinopathy, researchers say

Mon, 27 Nov 2017

A Singapore study of more than 9,000 people suggests those with diabetic retinopathy are at increased risk of falls. People with moderate diabetic retinopathy were nearly twice as ...Read More

Regular coffee intake associated with lower type 2 diabetes risk, study finds

Mon, 27 Nov 2017

Regular coffee consumption is associated with a lower risk of death and improved health outcomes, according to new research. One of these health associations was a reduced risk of ...Read More

Insulin pills may delay type 1 diabetes diagnosis in some individuals

Fri, 24 Nov 2017

Oral insulin may not prevent type 1 diabetes developing but could delay the age of diagnosis in certain individuals. The theory is that introducing insulin into the body orally may...Read More

Focus given to treating diabetes in those with learning disabilities

Fri, 24 Nov 2017

A document has been published to ensure people with learning disabilities and diabetes are given the same level of care across the country. The NHS RightCare Pathway for Diabetes: ...Read More

Quick referral urged for patients with infection diabetic foot ulcers

Fri, 24 Nov 2017

Patients with an infected diabetic foot ulcer are being urged for quick referral and specialist care if required. UK researchers have issued the warning following a new report reve...Read More

Metabolic defects and alcohol combined linked to increased risk of liver disease

Thu, 23 Nov 2017

A new study has found that features of the metabolic syndrome and alcohol consumption are linked with increased risk of developing liver disease. The findings suggest that people ...Read More

Red eye lesions could help predict diabetic retinopathy

Thu, 23 Nov 2017

Pioneering eye research has shown there could be a better way of predicting diabetic retinopathy, the most common form of diabetic eye disease. Researchers say the key is looking a...Read More

Twice-daily mouthwash use could increase risk of type 2 diabetes

Thu, 23 Nov 2017

People with a high risk of type 2 diabetes who use mouthwash twice a day are 55 per cent more likely to develop the condition within three years, a new study suggests. While an ass...Read More

New test estimates odds of diabetes remission after obesity surgery

Wed, 22 Nov 2017

A London-based research team has developed a new three-step test that helps to better predict the success of bariatric surgery amongst people with type 2 diabetes. Although outcome...Read More

Gestational diabetes and high blood pressure together increase type 2 diabetes risk

Wed, 22 Nov 2017

Women who develop gestational diabetes and high blood pressure during their pregnancy are at greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes once they have given birth, research has sug...Read More

Enterovirus vaccine protects against type 1 diabetes in mice, study reveals

Wed, 22 Nov 2017

An enterovirus vaccine can protect against virus-induced diabetes in mouse models of type 1 diabetes, according to new research. A prototype vaccine was shown to prevent type 1 dia...Read More

Dexcom CGM users to have clearer way of understanding trend arrows

Tue, 21 Nov 2017

A new method allows young people and adults with type 1 diabetes to better understand and make better use of trend arrow data from the Dexcom G5 mobile continuous glucose monitor (...Read More

Men at greater risk of type 2 diabetes compared to women, study reports

Tue, 21 Nov 2017

Men are 26 per cent more likely to develop type 2 diabetes than women, according to a new survey. The report, One in Ten: The Male Diabetes Crisis, was carried out by The Men's He...Read More

Prediabetes discovery could improve detection and personalised treatment

Tue, 21 Nov 2017

Scientists have identified three molecules that could make earlier detection of prediabetes easier for doctors and enable more personalised treatment. This three molecule signature...Read More

Modified blood stem cells reverse type 1 diabetes in mice

Mon, 20 Nov 2017

A new landmark study shows that gene-editing blood stem cells, or treating them with a triad of immune cell therapies, can reverse type 1 diabetes in mice. Edited blood stem cells ...Read More

Metformin use rising in US treatment of type 2 diabetes

Mon, 20 Nov 2017

The use of metformin as a first treatment for type 2 diabetes has risen by almost 30 per cent over an 11-year period, according to a study of more than one million Americans. Resea...Read More

Cheap unhealthy food makes healthy food choices much less likely

Mon, 20 Nov 2017

People are more likely to eat healthier foods such as vegetables when they are closer in price to unhealthier foods, US research reveals. Scientists from Drexel's Dornsife School o...Read More

Tighter blood glucose control through medication linked to higher death risk

Fri, 17 Nov 2017

A new study looking at the relationship between death rate and blood glucose management has found that tighter blood sugar control may raise the risk of death. Research increasingl...Read More

Diabetes Professional Care conferences tackles type 2 diabetes reversal and burnout

Fri, 17 Nov 2017

The third-ever Diabetes Professional Care conference (DPC2017) took place this week and featured discussions on several pressing issues with diabetes care. The two-day event at Oly...Read More

American boy to complete 4,200-mile walk to raise type 1 diabetes awareness

Fri, 17 Nov 2017

An 11-year-old boy is aiming to complete an epic walking challenge in a bid to raise awareness for type 1 diabetes. Schoolboy Noah Barnes, who has type 1 diabetes, is currently on...Read More

UK study reignites debate over healthy obesity

Thu, 16 Nov 2017

A new study suggests that people who are obese with no health complications are still more likely to develop heart disease than those who are not overweight and in similar metaboli...Read More

Possible diabetes drug protects against plaque in the arteries

Thu, 16 Nov 2017

Researchers from the University of Aberdeen have shown that a medication, trodusquemine, is able to protect against plaque in the arteries (atherosclerosis) in a study of mice. Whe...Read More

Diabetes can raise cardiac death risk sevenfold, study finds

Wed, 15 Nov 2017

A new Danish study has found that young adults with diabetes may be seven times more likely to die from sudden cardiac death, compared to their peers without diabetes. Whilst this ...Read More

NHS-backed study to test Fitbit-like health trackers for diabetes prevention

Tue, 14 Nov 2017

Thousands of people will receive Fitbit-like health trackers free on the NHS as part of a one-year trial aimed at testing a combination of wearable devices and mobile apps to help ...Read More

Office bullying may impact type 2 diabetes risk

Tue, 14 Nov 2017

Bullying and violence at work could increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to Scandinavian researchers. Men were reported to be 61 per cent more likely to devel...Read More

IDF launches new Diabetes Atlas to mark World Diabetes Day

Tue, 14 Nov 2017

To mark World Diabetes Day, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) has reiterated the need for urgent action in reducing worldwide diabetes rates. Data published in the eighth...Read More

Study reveals how calorie restriction can help lower blood glucose in the short term

Mon, 13 Nov 2017

A new study describes how short-term calorie restriction can lead to better blood glucose control and lipid levels, in rats. Previous human studies reported that many people with ...Read More

Bionic pancreas shown to boost satisfaction and reduce worry in type 1 diabetes care

Mon, 13 Nov 2017

Adults with type 1 diabetes experienced less distress and greater treatment satisfaction when using a bionic pancreas, according to new research. A bionic pancreas is an exciting ...Read More

JDRF announces commitment to aid open-protocol artificial pancreas development

Mon, 13 Nov 2017

JDRF has announced plans to support the development of artificial pancreas technology by helping to put in place financial, regulatory and legal frameworks. Research into artificia...Read More

Study links impaired glucose metabolism in the brain to Alzheimers disease

Fri, 10 Nov 2017

A new study shows connections between disruptions in brain glucose metabolism and early Alzheimer's disease symptoms. Research increasingly suggests that Alzheimer's disease and ty...Read More

Doctor plans epic running challenge for World Diabetes Day

Fri, 10 Nov 2017

A doctor is set to run across Cardiff visiting as many GP surgeries as he can in support of World Diabetes Day. Dr Sam Rice (pictured), a consultant endocrinologist, will begin his...Read More

Eating more antioxidant-rich food could reduce type 2 diabetes risk

Fri, 10 Nov 2017

Regular consumption of antioxidant-rich foods such as tea, walnuts and blueberries can help to lower the risk of type 2 diabetes, researchers say. A French study published in the ...Read More

Exercise reduces the risk of premature death in type 1 diabetes, study reports

Thu, 09 Nov 2017

People with type 1 diabetes who are more active have a lower risk of premature death compared to those who do not exercise regularly, researchers have said. Inactive participants w...Read More

Low zinc levels could be associated with prediabetes risk

Thu, 09 Nov 2017

Scientists have observed an association between zinc metabolism and the development of prediabetes. The findings suggest that lower concentrations of trace elements in the blood (p...Read More

Muscle stem cells could help slow the onset of vascular complications

Wed, 08 Nov 2017

A new study has found that the injection of stem cells, extracted from muscle, can promote the repair of vascular damage in mice. The findings potentially have broad implications f...Read More

Poor sleeping habits in adults with type 2 diabetes linked to health problems

Wed, 08 Nov 2017

Poor sleep in adults with type 2 diabetes has been linked to complications such as neuropathic pain, high blood sugar levels and fatigue, researchers say. Scientists from the Univ...Read More

Invokana linked with improved kidney outcomes in type 2 diabetes

Wed, 08 Nov 2017

Invokana (canagliflozin) improves kidney outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes who have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, research suggests. The findings from the ongo...Read More

Type 2 diabetes can shorten life by five years, Scottish research reveals

Tue, 07 Nov 2017

A new Scotland-wide study has found that the life expectancy in some people with type 2 diabetes is about five years lower, irrespective of social or economic factors. The study, l...Read More

Study shows resolution of type 2 diabetes years after bariatric surgery

Tue, 07 Nov 2017

A new study has found that many obese people manage to get their diabetes under control and come off insulin, seven years after undergoing bariatric surgery. Research increasingly...Read More

Scientists find hormonal switch of type 2 diabetes

Tue, 07 Nov 2017

New research has found that a hormone, contributing to a rare condition called neonatal progeroid syndrome, could be the key to prevent gaining excess weight, in mice. Along with ...Read More

Study finds bacterial culprit for clogged arteries in heart disease

Mon, 06 Nov 2017

A new study has found evidence that bacteria in the gut and oral cavity can contribute to the plaque build-up that occurs in arteries during the onset of atherosclerosis. People w...Read More

Ketogenic diet linked to beneficial changes in body weight

Mon, 06 Nov 2017

New evidence suggests that, in well-trained individuals, a very low carb, ketogenic diet can increase fat burning as well as reduce body weight. On a ketogenic diet, the metabolic...Read More

Research finds link between gut fungi, bacteria and obesity

Mon, 06 Nov 2017

New research suggests that yeast fungus and certain types of bacteria in the gut may contribute to obesity as well as fuel gut inflammatory disorders, like Crohn's disease. The fin...Read More

Social isolation during meals tied to increased risk of prediabetes

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

A new study suggests that mealtime social interactions, or lack thereof, can affect a person's susceptibility to develop prediabetes. Previous research highlighted the importance o...Read More

Review of 36 studies shows sugary drinks must be limited

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

A review of 36 studies has revealed that regular sugary drink intake increases the risk of type 2 diabetes and other health complications. Scientists from Stellenbosch University ...Read More

Liraglutide helps reduce visceral fat in prediabetes, early type 2 diabetes

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

Obese adults with prediabetes or newly-diagnosed type 2 diabetes could experience reduced visceral fat and improved beta cell function from taking liraglutide, research suggests. L...Read More

High exercise levels linked to long-term weight loss success in Biggest Loser show

Thu, 02 Nov 2017

A new study of "Biggest Loser" contestants has found that exercise may be essential to keeping weight off amongst the most successful participants. People who are genetically predi...Read More

University of Nottingham trialling Revita DMR system to treat type 2 diabetes

Thu, 02 Nov 2017

A trial is set to be conducted in Nottingham to assess a pioneering new treatment which could help prevent type 2 diabetes from progressing. Queen's Medical Centre and the Univers...Read More

President Trump releases statement to mark Diabetes Awareness Month

Thu, 02 Nov 2017

President Donald Trump has released a statement to mark Diabetes Awareness Month by declaring his commitment to tackling all forms of diabetes. The president's statement was publis...Read More

Third annual PHC conference to draw influential low carb leaders in London

Wed, 01 Nov 2017

The third Public Health Collaboration (PHC) annual conference is coming to London in May 2018 for an in-depth discussion that is sure to be filled with a wealth of valuable insight...Read More

Diabetes.co.uk relaunches #FacesOfDiabetes campaign to mark Diabetes Awareness Month

Wed, 01 Nov 2017

Diabetes.co.uk is relaunching #FacesOfDiabetes and several other campaigns to mark the launch of Diabetes Awareness Month. The #FacesOfDiabetes and #BlueNovember social media camp...Read More

Dentists join war on sugar to fight childhood tooth decay

Wed, 01 Nov 2017

Dentists around the UK are urgently calling for sugar to be slashed in children's diets in a bid to prevent tooth decay. The appeal comes after figures have shown the number of ch...Read More

New lab grown beta cells mimic the natural cell life of real ones

Tue, 31 Oct 2017

American researchers have developed beta cell imitators that have some of the key characteristics of living pancreatic cells and show good responsiveness to blood glucose in mice. ...Read More

Diet and exercise could increase brain blood flow in type 2 diabetes

Tue, 31 Oct 2017

Eating a healthy diet and getting regular exercise can help prevent poor blood circulation to the brain in people with type 2 diabetes, researchers have said. The intervention was ...Read More

High street meal deals criticised for containing up to 30 teaspoons of sugar

Tue, 31 Oct 2017

High street lunch meal deals from retailers such as WHSmith, Morrisons and Tesco can contain up to 30 teaspoons of sugar, according to Action on Sugar. The UK charity has called on...Read More

Research identifies key player in the protection from vascular damage in diabetes

Mon, 30 Oct 2017

Researchers at Augusta University, in Georgia, are working towards modulating the levels of an enzyme which can affect the repair of cells that line the inside of blood vessels. Va...Read More

Babies exposed to high-calorie diet could improve health markers through low-calorie switch

Mon, 30 Oct 2017

Pregnant women who eat a high-calorie diet during pregnancy could program their offspring to have a greater type 2 diabetes risk, but switching the offspring to a low-calorie diet ...Read More

Stem cell research could improve treatment options for diabetic foot ulcers

Mon, 30 Oct 2017

Glasgow scientists have reprogrammed human cells using leftover skin tissue from surgery to replicate wounds from diabetic foot ulcers. The work is part of a three-year project whi...Read More

Study compares effect of two diabetes drugs in liver disease

Fri, 27 Oct 2017

A new study compared the effect of metformin against sulfonylureas in improving long-term outcomes of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Some blood sugar lowering drugs use...Read More

Tailored self-management plans recommended in US for those with type 2 diabetes

Fri, 27 Oct 2017

People with type 2 diabetes should be given individually tailored self-management plans and made part of any health decisions which involve their treatment, according to new US gui...Read More

CGM use improves HbA1c and reduces costs of type 2 diabetes care

Fri, 27 Oct 2017

Adults with type 2 diabetes who use continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) have better HbA1c levels compared to those who do not, research suggests. Continuous glucose monitoring use w...Read More

Fasting exerts fat-burning effects through changing the microbiome, study finds

Thu, 26 Oct 2017

A new study has found that every other day fasting alters the gut microbiome composition to promote an increase in the number of mitochondria in the fat tissue of mice. Recent res...Read More

Global summit pledges ambitious action to prevent type 2 diabetes worldwide

Thu, 26 Oct 2017

Health leaders from around the world have pledged to prevent more than 100 million new type 2 diabetes cases by 2045. Representatives from member cities of the Cities Changing Diab...Read More

Protein discovery could reduce vision loss in diabetic retinopathy

Thu, 26 Oct 2017

A key protein involved in diabetes-related vision loss could hold promise for treating diabetic retinopathy, researchers say. University of Utah scientists believe the ADP-ribosyl...Read More

New experimental insulin sensitiser drugs limit liver fat related adverse effects

Wed, 25 Oct 2017

Researchers are attempting to develop a new class of insulin-sensitising drugs aimed at regulating glucose production by the liver without impairing fat metabolism. These new drugs...Read More

Higher vitamin D levels associated with lower type 1 diabetes risk in susceptible children

Wed, 25 Oct 2017

Higher levels of vitamin D are associated with a lower risk of type 1 diabetes in children with genetic variations in a vitamin D gene, a new study shows. US researchers say they h...Read More

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