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Screening for the Microvascular Complications of Diabetes

June 7, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Diabetes, a long-standing disease that may seem to be silent in the early years after diagnosis may not be really silent after all. Ten to 15 years after the diagnosis has been made (sometimes even before diagnosis), the microvascular complications arise because of poorly controlled blood sugars. In the management of diabetes, it is not only blood sugars that we are after; moreover, we are after the prevention of diabetic complications. The direct and indirect effects of high blood sugars on the blood vessels are the major source of hospitalization and even death among diabetic patients; these are called the vascular complications of diabetes.

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TZDs may Reduce Cancer Risk in Diabetes Patients

June 6, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Antidiabetic drugs called thiazolidinediones (TZDs) or glitazones might reduce cancer risk in type 2 diabetes patients according to a new study. Xilin Yang, together with his colleagues from the Chinese University of HongKong, China said that with TZD usage, there was an 83 percent reduction in cancer risk in Chinese patients with Type 2 diabetes.

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Vegan Diet best for Diabetics?

June 5, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Diabetic patients are frequently advised to follow a balanced food plan. Despite the many nutritional benefits of a vegetarian diet however, it has not been fully recommended for people with diabetes as it may not provide enough proteins which are usually acquired from animal and dairy products.

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Filipinos and Diabetes

June 4, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

In the Philippines, 4.1% of Filipinos have diabetes mellitus. In the present populations of the Filipinos, approximately 2.5% million of them have diabetes excluding the undiagnosed one. Diabetes is an illness of the insulin that produces cells in the pancreas of the body and of insulin itself. The illness when not treated will produce many complications. The diabetes mellitus complications may lead to blindness, kidney failure and gangrene of the extremities of the body. A person with diabetes is very susceptible to develop heart diseases such as high blood pressure, stroke and heart failure. Filipinos and diabetes are much related to each other.

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Daily Breakfast may lessen Diabetes Risk

May 31, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A new preliminary study presented during a medical conference shows that eating breakfast everyday may lessen the chance of obesity and type 2 diabetes.

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Aggressive Pre-Diabetes Treatment cuts Diabetes Risk

May 30, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

New research found that an early and aggressive approach is an effective way to prevent and halt the chances of developing type 2 diabetes. The new study implies that those in the pre-diabetic phase who achieved a return to normal glucose levels, whether temporary or permanent, were less likely to develop type 2 diabetes 5.7 years later.

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Lifting Weights before Cardio may Control Blood Sugar Better

May 25, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A new Canadian study suggests that blood sugar in diabetes patients may be controlled better when lifting weights before cardio workouts.

Such effect was seen in twelve individuals with type 1 diabetes who lifted weights and ran for at least three times a week. The subjects also participated in experimental exercise sessions at two separate occasions. At the first session, 45 minutes each for treadmill followed by weight lifting were done by the participants. The order of the exercises was reversed for the second session. Both of the sessions were done at five in the evening.

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Exercise can be Bad?

May 24, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A recent study suggested the use of personalized exercise programs, as it found out that at least a seven percent minority minority may have increased heart and diabetic risk factors from regular exercise.

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Contact Lenses developed to Check Glucose Levels

May 23, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Researchers from the University of Akron are developing contact lenses that have the ability to identify glucose levels present in tears. If glucose concentration builds up in the body, the lenses will change in color.

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Pio Plus 1 Side Effects

May 22, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

The pioplus 1 dose will differ from every patients taking these medications, it depends on the aspects of the patients conditions. The patient glycemic control and the present treatment of the patients presently being taken. It is based on the on the persons reactions or the effects of the medicines and the acceptability of the body from the medicines.

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