Protein level in blood can indicate diabetes risk

It is the first time a link has been established between the protein SFRP4, which plays a role in inflammatory processes in the body, and the risk of type 2 diabetes.

Waist circumference could help predict diabetes risk better

Waist circumference is associated with risk of type 2 diabetes, independently of body mass index (BMI), according to a new study.

Type 2 diabetes ups risk of developing blood cancer

Patients with type 2 diabetes have a 20 percent increased risk of developing blood cancers, such as non-Hodgkin lymphoma, leukemia and myeloma.

4 or more cups of tea daily can cut diabetes risk by 20%

The best way to slash the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes is to drink at least four cups of tea a day, a study found.

Medication blunders `putting diabetics’ lives at risk`

Medication mistakes by doctors are making thousands of hospital patients suffering from diabetes vulnerable to potentially fatal low blood-sugar levels.

New paper-based diabetes test for developing countries

Scientists have reported the development of an inexpensive and easy-to-use urine test ideally suited for areas like rural India.