Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 14:01
In a break-through for people suffering from diabetes, research has demonstrated that the intestinal cells could be an accessible and abundant source of functional insulin-producing cells.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 18:27
Obese adolescents who do not get adequate sleep may be at a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes and stroke, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 21:59
Prevalence rates of diabetes are 15 to 20 per cent in urban areas and about half of it in rural areas, according to a government report.
Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 17:41
Researchers have now identified a critical link between obesity and diabetes.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 13:26
Two recent genetic studies expand the list of genes involved with body fat and body mass index, and their connection to major Western health problems, which includes heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 10:26
Researchers have identified mutations in a gene that can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, even in people who have risk factors such as obesity and old age.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 12:44
Researchers have claimed that living in a socioeconomically deprived region is a risk factor for being affected by diabetes mellitus and obesity.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 18:22
A meta-analysis of all available human trials has revealed that fructose in and of itself is not to blame for the increase in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.