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Whole grain among best foods for preventing diabetes

Whole grain among best foods for preventing diabetes

It doesn't matter if it's rye, oats or wheat. As long as it is whole grain, it can prevent type 2 diabetes. This is the...
This drug could protect heart health in people with type 2 diabetes

This drug could protect heart health in people with type 2 diabetes

New research shows that treatment with albiglutide could result in fewer heart disease events in people with type 2 diabetes and existing cardiovascular disease. Albiglutide...
Why high blood cholesterol is so harmful

Why high blood cholesterol is so harmful

To understand high blood cholesterol, it helps to learn about cholesterol. Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance that’s found in all cells of the body. Your...
Planned intermittent fasting may help reverse type 2 diabetes

Planned intermittent fasting may help reverse type 2 diabetes

Planned intermittent fasting may help to reverse type 2 diabetes, suggest doctors writing in the journal BMJ Case Reports after three patients in their...
Diabetes in pregnancy may increase depression risk after giving birth

Diabetes in pregnancy may increase depression risk after giving birth

Mothers diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) have an elevated risk of developing postpartum depression symptoms, according to a new Finnish study. Gestational diabetes mellitus...
Fruit compounds may help treat diabetes

Fruit compounds may help treat diabetes, obesity and heart disease

In a recent study, scientists find that a combination of two compounds in red grapes and oranges could be used to improve the health...
How rare sugars might help control blood glucose

How rare sugars might help control blood glucose

In an era when the label “natural” hits a sweet spot with consumers, some uncommon sugars emerging on the market could live up to...
Diabetes doubles chance of developing cataract

Diabetes doubles chance of developing cataract

People with diabetes are twice as likely to develop cataract as the general population and the relative risk is highest in those aged between...
Bariatric surgery successes lead to type 2 diabetes treatment

Bariatric surgery successes lead to type 2 diabetes treatment

Bariatric surgery has long yielded almost immediate health benefits for patients with type 2 diabetes, and new findings on the reasons for remission may...
Why people with type 2 diabetes need a large whey protein breakfast

Why people with type 2 diabetes may need a large whey protein breakfast

Breakfast is important for a healthy lifestyle. It is not just when to eat it, but also what foods you put into it. Recently a...