Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 10:10
A research, which took place on Mount Everest, assessed the mechanisms by which low oxygen levels in the body - known as hypoxia - are linked to the development of insulin resistance.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 22:10
Weightloss surgery or gastric banding can play a crucial role in the treatment of type 2 diabetes in people who are overweight. This information was a part of the research which was conducted by Monash University.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 15:31
According to a new promising research, chronic wounds in people with type 2 diabetes may heal more quickly if exposed to low-intensity vibrations.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 19:04
Researchers have found proof that the insulin-secreting beta cells of the pancreas, which are either killed or become dysfunctional in the two main forms of diabetes, have the capacity to regenerate.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 18:59
Scientists have discovered a cellular pathway that is responsible for keeping blood sugar levels low in obese or pre- diabetic people, and may prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes.
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: 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.