Updated : Jan 14, 2020 in Research Articles

Hohe Insulinkosten sind für Diabetespatienten lebensbedrohlich

ROCHESTER, Minnesota (USA) – Die am häufigsten verwendeten Formen von Insulin kosten in den USA 10-mal mehr als in jedem anderen Industrieland, wie aus einem…

Updated : Jan 14, 2020 in Research Articles

Custo elevado da insulina pode significar vida ou morte para pacientes diabéticos

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — As formas mais comumente usadas de insulina custam 10 vezes mais nos EUA que em qualquer outro país desenvolvido, de acordo com um…

Updated : Jan 09, 2020 in Research Articles

An Out-of-the-Box Attack on Diabetes

RICHLAND, Washington -- A protein newly identified as important in type 1 diabetes can delay onset of the disease in diabetic mice, providing a new…

Updated : Jan 07, 2020 in Research Articles

Genetic Differences Help Distinguish Type 1 Diabetes in Children from “Type 1.5” Diabetes in Adults

Philadelphia, January, 2020—A multi-center team of researchers led by Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has discovered a genetic signature that could help distinguish an adult-onset…

Updated : Jan 03, 2020 in Policy

Costo elevado de la insulina conlleva implicaciones de vida o muerte para pacientes diabéticos

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: El costo de los tipos de insulina más frecuentemente usados es en Estados Unidos 10 veces mayor que en el resto de países…

Updated : Jan 02, 2020 in Research Articles

Diabetes can independently lead to heart failure, population study shows

Rochester, Minn. ― Heart problems are a common development for people with diabetes. In fact, about 33% of people in the U.S. admitted to the hospital…

Updated : Dec 31, 2019 in Feature

Reimagining your New Year’s resolutions

While the new year is a great time to reflect, reset and set new goals, making resolutions can also be stressful, especially for people with…

Updated : Dec 12, 2019 in Announcement

$1.7 M grant to Wayne State College of Engineering aims to improve oral delivery of insulin

DETROIT – Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin — a hormone that regulates blood sugar— or…

Updated : Dec 12, 2019 in Research Articles

First-ever quality measures aim to reduce diabetes complications

WASHINGTON—The Endocrine Society and Avalere Health introduced the first-ever quality measures to help healthcare providers assess how well they identify and care for older adults…

Updated : Dec 05, 2019 in Research Articles

Taming chronic inflammation may reduce illness, save lives

Scientists from 22 institutions, including UCLA, are recommending early diagnosis, prevention and treatment of severe chronic inflammation to reduce the risk of chronic disease and…

Updated : Nov 27, 2019 in Research Articles

Helper Protein Worsens Diabetic Eye Disease

In a recent study using mice, lab-grown human retinal cells and patient samples, Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists say they found evidence of a new pathway…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Research Articles

The cause of chewy chicken meat

University of Delaware researchers have discovered that lipoprotein lipase, an enzyme crucial for fat metabolism, may be contributing to wooden breast syndrome in broiler chickens.Wooden…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Research Articles

Sexual dysfunction common in Type 1 Diabetes patients, study says

A recent study published in Muscle & Nerve explored the prevalence of male sexual dysfunction in type 1 diabetes. Written by Ana Calzada-Reyes of Havana,…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Research Articles

Prior exposure to pollutants could underlie increased diabetes risk of Indian immigrants

In 2004, the United Nations Stockholm Convention banned the production and use of many persistent organic pollutants (POPs), such as dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and polychlorinated biphenyls…

Updated : Nov 19, 2019 in Research Articles

People with type 1 diabetes still struggle with blood sugar control despite continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)

Some continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) alarm features and settings may achieve better blood sugar control for people with type 1 diabetes, according to a study…

Updated : Nov 15, 2019 in Announcement

Participants Sought for National Trial to Test Benefits of a Healthy Lifestyle

(CHICAGO) – One-third of Americans have metabolic syndrome – up from one-quarter just ten years ago and it is underdiagnosed. Metabolic syndrome is a bundle…

Updated : Nov 14, 2019 in Research Articles

Estudio de Mayo Clinic descubre que hombres y mujeres tienen diferente percepción de su propia salud

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Un estudio de Mayo Clinic publicado en American Journal of Health Behavior (Revista Americana sobre Conductas de Salud) investiga las diferencias entre hombres…

Updated : Nov 14, 2019 in Research Articles

Researchers discover a new way in which insulin interacts with its receptor

Since the discovery of insulin nearly 100 years ago, scientists have explored how it interacts with its receptor with the goal of improving the ability…

Updated : Nov 12, 2019 in Research Articles

Mount Sinai Researcher’s Examine the Metabolic Effects of an Oral Blood Cancer Drug

Contact: Kathryn Ullman                     Mount Sinai Press Office                     646-398-2065                     [email protected]   Mount Sinai Researcher’s Examine the Metabolic Effects of an Oral Blood Cancer…

Updated : Nov 11, 2019 in Research Articles

Teaching Preschool Caregivers about Healthy Behaviors May Promote Healthier Lifestyle in Some High-Risk Groups

EMBARGOED: November 11, 5am EST    Contact:  Ilana Nikravesh                Mount Sinai Press Office           …

Updated : Nov 06, 2019 in Research Articles

Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Novel Method to Identify Patterns Among Patients With Multiple Chronic Conditions

Contact: Lucia LeeMount Sinai Press [email protected] Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Novel Method to Identify Patterns Among Patients With Multiple Chronic Conditions (New York, NY –…

Updated : Oct 30, 2019 in Research Articles

Cumulative environmental exposures increase diabetes risk in rural populations

University of Illinois at Chicago researchers are the first to show that cumulative environmental exposures affect rural and urban populations differently when it comes to…

Updated : Oct 28, 2019 in Announcement

AADE and AANP Partner to Increase Adoption of Professional Continuous Glucose Monitoring Programs

The American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) have partnered to release a new tool kit that guides…

Updated : Oct 25, 2019 in Research Articles

New grant will explore popular app functions for telecoaching people with disabilities and diabetes

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Mohanraj Thirumalai, Ph.D., has received a three-year National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research grant to investigate and develop an artificial intelligence-assisted telecoaching…

Updated : Oct 15, 2019 in Feature

As US Demographics Evolve, New Guidance Highlights the Need for Culturally Competent, Individualized Care in People with Diabetes

The American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) today released new guidance and supporting resources to help healthcare professionals engage in care that is tailored to…

Updated : Oct 14, 2019 in Research Articles

Sleep Apnea Linked to Blinding Eye Disease in People With Diabetes

News Release Embargoed Oct. 14 at 3:27 p.m. PST   Contact:   Media Relations   (415) 561-8534   [email protected]  Sleep Apnea Linked to Blinding Eye Disease in People with Diabetes  New study shows diabetics with…

Updated : Oct 07, 2019 in Research Articles

Diabetes advances poised to help manage blood sugar after meals

WASHINGTON—Mealtimes can become a difficult experience for individuals with diabetes. After a meal, blood sugar levels may soar as the food digests or unexpectedly plummet…

Updated : Oct 03, 2019 in Research Articles

Short-term Probiotics Regimen May Help Treat Gout, Kidney Disease

Estes Park, Colo. (October 3, 2019)—New research suggests that an individualized probiotic therapy regimen may improve symptoms of gout, gout-related kidney disease and other signs…

Updated : Sep 26, 2019 in Research Articles

Coronary Stent Patients May Not Need Long-Term Aspirin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ilana Nikravesh              Mount Sinai Press Office              212-241-9200     …

Updated : Sep 24, 2019 in Research Articles

Diabetes drug study explores cardiovascular risks for patients with kidney disease

Over the years there has been uncertainty over which drugs are best for patients with Type 2 diabetes and one of its common complications, kidney…

Updated : Sep 24, 2019 in Research Articles

Survey Suggests Elderly Patients With Diabetes May Favor More Aggressive Blood Sugar Control Than Clinical Guidelines Call For

Survey results of a national sample of elderly people with type 2 diabetes suggest that many long-time patients downplay medical and social factors that underpin…

Updated : Sep 19, 2019 in Research Articles

Certain Genetic Variants Predispose Patients with Diabetes to Kidney Disease

Highlights Researchers have uncovered 16 genetic regions linked to diabetic kidney disease. The findings point to potential targets for prevention and treatment. Washington, DC (September…

Updated : Sep 11, 2019 in Feature

Quick action to treat diabetes complication can save lives

WASHINGTON—People with diabetes and their friends and relatives will be better prepared to spot the signs of dangerously low blood sugar using new resources the…

Updated : Sep 10, 2019 in Research Articles

‘Yo-yo’ Dieting May Provide Metabolic Health Benefits

Rockville, Md. (September 10, 2019)—Repeatedly losing and regaining weight may lead to improved insulin levels and lower body fat percentages in the long term, even…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Research Articles

New members found in a transcription factor complex that maintains beta cells

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Beta cells in pancreatic islets produce insulin to exquisitely regulate blood glucose levels and, thus, provide energy to cells throughout the body.…

Updated : Sep 02, 2019 in Research Articles

Weight-Loss Surgery Associated with 40% Reduction in Risk of Death and Heart Complications in Patients with Diabetes and Obesity, Study Shows

EMBARGOED UNTIL 2:30 a.m. ET on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, PARIS: A large Cleveland Clinic study shows that weight-loss surgery performed in patients with type…

Updated : Aug 21, 2019 in Research Articles

Scientists Discover Why Brown Fat is Good for People’s Health

Rutgers and other scientists have discovered how brown fat, also known as brown adipose tissue, may help protect against obesity and diabetes. Their study in…

Updated : Aug 21, 2019 in Research Articles

Demasiado de algo bueno puede ser peligroso, descubren los investigadores que estudian sobre la hipoglucemia

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — Para las personas con diabetes, tomar medicamentos y controlar su nivel de azúcar en sangre forma parte su ritmo de vida cotidiano.…

Updated : Aug 20, 2019 in Research Articles

What Drives Inflammation in Type 2 Diabetes? Not Glucose, Says New Research

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 21, 2019) --To date, the underlying causes of inflammation in obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have been poorly understood, which…

Updated : Aug 13, 2019 in Announcement

UC San Diego Receives $9 Million in Grants to Pinpoint Cellular Cause of Type 1 Diabetes

University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers have been awarded nearly $9 million to fund two multi-institutional research projects that use human pluripotent…

Updated : Aug 13, 2019 in Expert Pitch

Rising Insulin Costs Forcing Families with Diabetes to Forego Basic Needs – @UofUHealth @uofunursing Expert Available

New research by Michelle Litchman, Ph.D., FNP-BC, an assistant professor at the University of Utah College of Nursing is showing just how bad that rising…

Updated : Aug 09, 2019 in Research Articles

Don’t forget Mum’s health:

University of South Australia researchers are appealing for greater support mechanisms to help women diagnosed with gestational diabetes return to or maintain a healthy weight…

Updated : Aug 07, 2019 in Research Articles

New research sheds light on the effects of insulin on the brain

ALBANY, N.Y. (Aug. 7, 2019) – A University at Albany neuroscientist is working to understand the connection between type 2 diabetes and memory processing diseases…