Beware diabetics ! You can be prone to kidney stone

glass-of-waterIt is an alarm for all the diabetics since it has been found that there is a link between diabetes and kidney stones. Lets read through and know about it.

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Diabetic population headed by travellers and kids

travellersThough people may argue that diabetes is mostly age related and people should go for regular walks, a recent study can make you turn by a 180 degree. The two separate studies have shown a high rise of diabetic affected population among the travellers and kids below 5.

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Diabetes type2 drug FG- 3019 will be entering phase 2 clinical trial

four_peopleMedarex has intitiated phase 2 clinical trial of FG-3019 in patients with type 2 diabetes and advanced kidney disease. In this regard, Medarex will receive a milestone payment of an undisclosed amount from its licensing partner, FibroGen.

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Scientists deactivate diabetes risk gene by “Jumping gene”

diabetes-risk-geneWASHINGTON - Scientists at the German Institute of Human Nutrition have announced this important identification of the new gene that is associated with diabetes, and of a mechanism that makes obese mice less susceptible to diabetes.

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How type1 and type2 diabetes differs in diagnosis?

type-1-diabetesThis is a query most of you have. You wonder why some one is diagnosed to have type1 diabetes when in the texts you will find that this is a genetic disease (from birth). Also in other cases, there is a very thin line of difference in symptoms for type1 and type2 diabetes mellitus. In this article we have attempted to cover a few differences that we found would be comprehensive and important for you.

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Now, Free Insulin for Diabetic Children

NEW DELHI - Diabetes mellitus Type 1 (also known as Type I diabetes, T1D, T1DM, IDDM, juvenile diabetes) is an auto-immune disease that results in the destruction of insulin-producing beta cells of the pancreas.

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Lack of vitamin D may leads to diabetes and other dreaded diseases: Beware teens

Lack of vitamin D may make teens fat.

WASHINGTON - Lack of vitamin D is not only bad for the bones, it may also lead to fatter adolescents, according to a new study. The study of more than 650 teens age 14-19 has found that those who reported higher vitamin D intakes had lower overall body fat and lower amounts of the fat in the abdomen, a type of fat known as visceral fat, which has been associated with health risks such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes and hypertension.

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Pre diabetes detectable through breath test: Researchers confirmed

not-requiredWe all know that breathing is a top most single important thing which a living being should perform. But scientists claimed that breathing can also leads us to detect the dreaded slow killer diabetes early.

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Diabetes global meet at Canada: the birth place of Insulin

insulin-for-diabetesTORONTO - Canada, which gave insulin to the world 90 years ago, will host the 20th World Diabetes Congress in October this year.

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Children are at high risk of diabetes: expert study reveals

child-obesityObesity kills. A pound of useless fat in your body can literally turn you into a disease shop. And special warning to all children. They are developing excess fat in their body thus enhancing their chance of being attacked by deadly diseases like diabetes and heart troubles.

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