Fighting sickle cell disease using a type 2 diabetes medication Jan 10, 2017 Researchers have discovered promising new treatments for sickle cell disease, the first new drug treatment in 30 years and the first ever for beta thalassemia.
Mouse models indicate burning more fat and less glucose could lead to diabetes Dec 19, 2016 While exercise endurance increases when muscles are made to burn more fat and less glucose, research shows this may lead to diabetes.
Expert offers tips on how to manage diabetes during the holidays Nov 22, 2016 Dr. Ashok Balasubramanyam says managing diabetes requires consistency, which can be tough during the holidays.
Discovery of asprosin, new hormone could have potential implications in treatment of diabetes Apr 14, 2016 Researchers determined that they could use an antibody to neutralize asprosin, which could potentially lead to a treatment for diabetes.
Diabetes Alert Day matters Mar 22, 2016 An expert at Baylor College of Medicine explains the importance of recognizing the symptoms and risk factors of Type 2 diabetes.
Type 1 diabetes new staging system promotes early detection Feb 22, 2016 A new recommendation calls for a diabetes staging classification that could mean earlier diagnosis and better outcomes for patients in the long run.
How to keep your food – and your insulin – down during the holidays Nov 23, 2015 Don’t let holiday feasts come back to haunt you – planning meals can help those with acid reflux and diabetes enjoy the festive foods, said experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Don’t let diabetes spoil your Halloween fun Oct 22, 2015 Whether it’s a festival celebration, a haunted house visit or trick-or-treating, parents of children with diabetes need to be prepared for the sugar-fueled festivities, said experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Summer precautions for diabetics Jun 25, 2015 Diabetics have a more serious risk for dehydration and should take extra precautions during summertime heat, according to our experts.
Understanding how fatty acids bonds affect obesity, diabetes Jun 22, 2015 An enzyme known as stearoyl-CoA desaturase-1 (SCD-1) plays an important role in the accumulation of fat in the cell. This structure provides the atomic details and tells us what the molecule looks like.