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New AADE president to focus on changing health landscape in diabetes

... more than 23 years of experience in diabetes care and has worked with people who have diabetes to reach their goals through a whole-health perspective. Endocrine Today spoke with Kemmis about what led her to diabetes education, rapidly changing health ...

Source: Healio
Published: 18 Feb 2019

A new mouse model may unlock the secrets of type 1 diabetes

In that study, Jaume, who is also chief of the Division of Endocrinology and director of UT's Center for Diabetes and Endocrine Research, and co-collaborator Dr. Shahnawaz Imam, a senior ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 13 Feb 2019

Thyroid Dysfunction and Diabetes Mellitus: Two Closely Associated Disorders

Thyroid dysfunction and diabetes mellitus are closely linked. Several studies have documented the increased prevalence of thyroid disorders in patients with diabetes mellitus and vice versa. This review critically discusses the different underlying ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Rare Endocrine Disease Treatment Market Projected to Reach US$ 12,000 Mn by 2026

They play a fundamental role in the development of ailments such as diabetes, sexual dysfunction, growth disorders, and thyroid disease, along with a host of various hormone-related disorders. Organizations such as endocrine genomics virtual laboratory ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 17 Feb 2019

Reprogramming pancreatic cells into insulin makers to treat diabetes

and they have shown promising results in treating mouse models of diabetes. Five types of cells that produce different hormones cluster together in the pancreas to form what’s known as pancreatic islets. Among them, human alpha and gamma endocrine cells ...

Source: FierceBiotech
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Diabetes could contribute to infertility, warn experts

according to a study published in the Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology journal last year. While diabetic patients can always try parenthood, the risk of passing on the sugar disease to the child is approximately 50 per cent high, Wangnoo stated.

Source: The Tribune
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Elevated A1C Linked to Fractures in Diabetes

published online January 19 in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, the authors identified 3,329 people with type 1 diabetes, including 672 people with a recorded low-trauma fragility fracture after diagnosis ...

Source: Diabetes in Control
Published: 09 Feb 2019

Diabetes can result in infertility in both men and women

according to a study published in the Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology journal last year. While diabetic patients can always try parenthood, the risk of passing on the sugar disease to the child is approximately 50 per cent high, Wangnoo stated.

Source: TheHealthSite
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Type 2 diabetes weakens immune function

from the Endocrinology and Diabetes Center of Gangnam Severance Hospital in Seoul, South Korea. Each participant visited the center at least once between April and June 2017. Levels of HbA1c, serum glucose, cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL cholesterol ...

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Feb 2019

7 simple steps to prevent heart disease may also help with diabetes

"For those who were already diabetic or prediabetic when they adopted these lifestyle changes, they had no change in their risk of diabetes," the lead author of the study, Dr. Joshua J. Joseph, an assistant professor of endocrinology, diabetes and ...

Source: CBS News
Published: 05 Feb 2019

City’s average blood sugar control is 8.39%: Diabetes Care Index

K.M. Prasanna Kumar, who runs the Centre for Diabetes and Endocrine Care in Bengaluru, said as many people may not even be aware of their health status, there is a wide gap between the actual incidence of diabetes and reported cases. “As doctors ...

Source: thehindu.com
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Molecular pathways linking adipose innervation to insulin action in obesity and diabetes mellitus

Adipocytes modulate whole-body metabolism through secretion of endocrine and paracrine factors that modulate ... fibres might reveal therapeutic strategies for obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Source: Nature
Published: 07 Feb 2019

Blood sugar tied to fracture risk in type 1 diabetes

Dr. Christian Meier of University Hospital Basel in Switzerland and colleagues write in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. Several complications of diabetes may contribute to an increased risk of falls and fractures including cognitive ...

Source: Yahoo News
Published: 10 Feb 2019

Ashraf appointed as division director of Pediatric Endocrinology

Her clinical interests include lipid disorders, bone metabolism and endocrine disorders of children and adolescents ... as well as scientist in the UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center. Her research interests include diabetes mellitus, lipid metabolism ...

Source: UAB
Published: 15 Feb 2019

New Study Now Sheds Light on the Five Types of Diabetes

The study was published in the Lancet Diabetes Endocrinology. The data analyzed by the researchers involved almost 9,000 people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes as adults. Data was obtained from the ...

Source: Newswire
Published: 14 Feb 2019

The EndoBarrier Device for Type 2 Diabetes: What You Need to Know

The researchers, whose study was published online in January 2018 in The Lancet, Diabetes & Endocrinology, called for more postsurgical mental-health care among bariatric surgery patients. For what it’s worth, in the short term, the EndoBarrier does not ...

Source: Everyday Health
Published: 13 Feb 2019

Mechanisms of Hypoglycemia-Associated Autonomic Failure in Diabetes

Cryer, M.D. Asymptomatic hypoglycemia is a major problem in diabetes. Mechanisms involved in a ... From the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipid Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis. Address reprint requests to Dr ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 18 Feb 2019

A new mouse model may unlock the secrets of type I diabetes

In that study, Jaume, who is also chief of the Division of Endocrinology and director of UT's Center for Diabetes and Endocrine Research, and co-collaborator Dr. Shahnawaz Imam, a senior researcher in the Departments of Medicine and an associate member of ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 12 Feb 2019

First Interoperable Insulin Pump OK'd; Diabetes Scam; Linagliptin CV Outcomes

The first interoperable insulin pump -- meaning it can work with a variety of other components to form a comprehensive diabetes treatment system -- was authorized for marketing by the FDA this week. In other FDA news, the agency also cleared Sciton's laser ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Diabetes Can Cause Infertility in Both Women and Men

according to a study published in The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology journal last year. While diabetic patients can always try parenthood, the risk of passing on the sugar disease to the child is approximately 50 percent high, Wangnoo stated.

Source: Medindia
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Diabetes Duration, Poor Glycemic Control Associated With Intracerebral Hemorrhage

While the association between diabetes and ischemic stroke is well known, previous studies have reported conflicting results regarding the association between diabetes and intracerebral hemorrhage. While the association between diabetes and ischemic stroke ...

Source: endocrinologyadvisor.com
Published: 15 Feb 2019

New study sheds light on community-based approach to diabetes prevention in Bangladesh

Their results, published in the Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, show how community groups can cut diabetes risk by almost two thirds. The scientists took a unique approach to addressing diabetes ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 05 Feb 2019

Poor Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Fracture Risk

but not in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), according to a study published online Jan. 16 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Using data from the UK-based Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Janina Vavanikunnel ...

Source: Clinical Advisor
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Juvenile diabetes: workshop throws light on myths, facts

It included games for the participating children and a facility for free endocrine consultation, insulin and glucose monitoring devices. The Hormone Clinic has also launched a helpline, 7373830303, for children with diabetes.

Source: thehindu.com
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Women in Science: MD/PhD candidate Rachel Stamateris focused on novel diabetes approach

As the diabetes epidemic continues to grow ... potentially in the setting of endocrinology,” said Stamateris.

Source: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Published: 11 Feb 2019

MyDiabetesMyWay website and app to manage diabetes in Somerset

Dr Alex Bickerton, consultant in diabetes, endocrinology and general medicine at Yeovil District Hospital, heads the team introducing MyDiabetesMyWay to Somerset. He said: “There are around 30,000 people with diabetes in Somerset. "We have had fantastic ...

Source: Somerset County Gazette
Published: 18 Feb 2019

A Patient's Guide to Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes in the mother also leads to a ... the study’s corresponding author and a professor emeritus of endocrinology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Source: US News Health
Published: 11 Feb 2019

15 Things Diabetes Doctors Do to Keep Their Own Blood Sugar Under Control

“I notice that if I eat anything starchy in the morning mixed together with the ‘dawn effect’ my sugars go through the roof,” says Scott Soleimanpour, MD, who has type 1 diabetes, an assistant professor of endocrinology at the University of ...

Source: Reader's Digest
Published: 08 Feb 2019

Risk for Fragility Fractures Increased With Type 2 Diabetes

The “diabetes bone paradox”: T2D is an independent risk factor for fractures, but patients with T2D often have higher bone mineral density and adiposity, which should protect against fracture risk. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is associated with significantly ...

Source: endocrinologyadvisor.com
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Clustered stem cells become working insulin producers in potential cure for diabetes

Diabetes the result of the body's inability ... "Re-aggregation not only generates beta cells, but also other endocrine islet cell types, like alpha and delta cells. Having other islet cells ...

Source: New Atlas
Published: 12 Feb 2019