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Nutrition & diabetes articles from the top news sources, pulled on a weekly basis.

Dietary intake information is important both to individuals using nutrition-based therapy for conditions such as diabetes and heart disease, and to entire populations for identifying nutrition and disease risk. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

Published: 3/7/2017 11:00:43 AM

Moreover, epalrestat, a drug that inhibits AKR1B1 and is approved in Japan to treat peripheral neuropathies associated with diabetes, was similarly able to block the growth and metastasis of human basal-like breast cancer cells. "Since epalrestat is ...

Published: 3/7/2017 10:43:26 AM

Nearly half of all deaths from heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes may be due to diet, a new study finds. In 2012, 45 percent of deaths from "cardiometabolic disease" — which includes heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes — were ...

Published: 3/7/2017 10:01:47 AM

Following a reduced carbohydrate diet can help to lower blood glucose levels, providing a safe and effective strategy for managing diabetes, new research by ...

Published: 3/7/2017 9:19:36 AM

After 15 years of follow-up, bariatric surgery was associated with reduced incidence of microvascular complications in those with diabetes, prediabetes, and normal glycemia prior to surgery. However, the largest risk reduction occurred among the ...

Published: 3/7/2017 8:38:19 AM

“Currently, there are no solutions on the market that provide a painless, discreet, or affordable way for people with pre-diabetes to monitor their glucose levels to make more informed diet and exercise choices. We feel very strongly that we want to ...

Published: 3/7/2017 7:45:49 AM

Researchers at the University of South Australia have discovered that more than 40 per cent of hospital readmissions for people living with diabetes are preventable if appropriate primary care is provided. The study, published today, included 848 ...

Published: 3/7/2017 5:04:55 AM

Previous studies have gathered evidence pertaining to various aspects of patients' lifestyles that may contribute to T2D incidence, including diet, physical activity, weight, and smoking. However, little is known about the correlation, if any, between ...

Published: 3/6/2017 11:45:11 AM

Located within the Veterans Affairs San Diego Health System, the Diabetes Intense Medical Management (DIMM) "tune-up" clinic model combines pharmacist-provided medication therapy management with patient-specific diabetes education. It is delivered in ...

Published: 3/6/2017 10:19:38 AM

Dr. Walter Willett, chair of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health's Nutrition Department, was one of the first physicians to realize that while the Framingham findings showed that cholesterol in the blood is associated with a higher risk of ...

Published: 3/6/2017 9:58:56 AM

Published recommendations for the treatment of people with diabetes assert the importance of diet, exercise, and education to diabetes treatment.12,13 Nutrition is key in the management of diabetes and CVD risk prevention. Current recommendations for ...

Published: 3/3/2017 4:16:52 PM

Teens and young adults with type 2 diabetes develop kidney, nerve, and eye diseases – as well as some risk factors for heart disease – more often than their peers with type 1 diabetes in the years shortly after diagnosis. The results are the latest ...

Published: 2/28/2017 10:12:54 AM

This visual abstract depicts the findings of Cheng et al., who show a short-term diet that mimics periodic fasting modulates b-cell number and promotes insulin secretion and glucose homeostasis with implications for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Published: 2/24/2017 2:42:26 PM

In combination with diet and exercise, a new study found liraglutide (Victoza/Saxenda) administered to those with prediabetes were 80% less likely to develop diabetes; around 60% of prediabetes cases were completely reversed. "Liraglutide promotes ...

Published: 2/24/2017 11:00:57 AM

This new evidence, that gluten-free products can contain high levels of toxic metals, may be another reason to consider going on a more suitable diet, such as a low-carb diet, which helps with both type 1 diabetes and celiac disease by cutting down on ...

Published: 2/20/2017 9:52:55 AM

Gut microbiome analysis firm DayTwo will collaborate with Johnson & Johnson on personalised clinical nutrition for diabetes, and plans to open up its nutrition ...

Published: 2/15/2017 3:47:34 AM