The findings indicated that women who breastfed for six months or more had a 47 percent reduction in their risk of developing type-2 diabetes compared to those who did not breastfeed at all.Jan 17, 2018, 18:40 PM IST
The research team examined more than 9,000 women diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus between 1990 and 2016Jan 17, 2018, 14:09 PM IST
Type 1 diabetes, once known as juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes, is a chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin.Jan 03, 2018, 15:49 PM IST
They are protected by a thin hydrogel coating and, more importantly, the coated cells are attached to a polymer thread and can be removed or replaced easily when they have outlived their usefulness.
Jan 03, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
This is the first time that a triple receptor drug has been used which acts in multiple ways to protect the brain from degeneration.Jan 01, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
For millions of people with type 2 diabetes, continuous vigilance over the amount of sugar, or glucose, in their blood is the key to health.Dec 27, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
The lack of fibre, on the other hand, results in bacteria encroaching into the mucus layer in the colon, and those bacteria promote low-grade inflammation bowel diseases, contributing to weight gain, and diabetes.
Men who lack social participation in clubs and groups had a 42 per cent higher risk of Type 2 diabetes, while those living alone had 94 per cent higher risk.
Diabetes and being overweight or obese were a factor in 5.6 percent of new cancer cases worldwide in 2012, or about 792,600 cases, the authors say.Dec 14, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
The findings, published in the journal Kidney International, are significant because urea levels can be lowered through medication, diet.Dec 12, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
If you are regularly in the habit of popping up painkillers, beware, you may be at risk of becoming obese as well as have poor sleep, a study has revealed.Dec 07, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
Sleep is a very important lifestyle change besides diet and exercise which can do wonders to the blood sugar levels.Dec 05, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
A report released by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) yesterday says every third child in Delhi has impaired lungs.Nov 29, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
A surge in both conditions over the last four decades has made the tally significantly worse, the study showed.Nov 28, 2017, 18:43 PM IST
Studies have found nerve stimulation provides therapeutic benefits in treating colitis, diabetes, obesity and life-threatening infectionsNov 27, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
Researchers at the Harvard University in the US found that swilling with anti-bacterial fluid could be killing helpful microbes which live in the mouth and protect against obesity and diabetes.Nov 23, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
The most common form of diabetes is called type 2, or non-insulin dependent diabetes.Nov 20, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Researchers believe that the newly-found use for sugar may help tackle the increasing number of non-healing skin wounds associated with age, poor blood supply and diabetes, and could also be an economical advantage for health care providers.Nov 17, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
In the study, mice with Type 1 diabetes were infused with pre-treated blood stem cells to produce more of a protein called PD-L1, which has a potent anti-inflammatory effect against Type 1 diabetes.