Key biomarker in obesity-related diabetes identified

Researchers have identified a new fingerprint of inflammation that may be able to predict which patients with obesity may also develop Type 2 diabetes.

Reasons why exercise is important for people with diabetes!

Exercise, in combination with a healthy diet will help you to take better care of yourself if you have diabetes. 

Shift workers at higher risk of diabetes, heart disease

If you work in shifts, you are more prone to heart ailments and diabetes as compared to people who work in regular daytime shifts, says a new study.

Obesity, diabetes literally 'bad to the bone'

A team of researchers has identified that bone in a "big boned" diabetic is weaker.

Belly fat more dangerous than obesity, says study!

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New Delhi: If you have a big belly fat, this news is for you! Deposition of fat around belly region is even more harmful than being obese, suggests a new study.

World Diabetes Day: Myths and facts about the disease

Life is certainly not easy for a diabetic as one has to maintain a healthy lifestyle throughout life since there is no cure for the disease.

AIIMS to conduct research on Type 2 diabetes

 The AIIMS has collaborated with the George Institute for Global Health, Australia, to research if lifestyle modification programme can delay the onset of Type 2 diabetes in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).

Potassium-rich diet can save diabetic's heart, kidneys

 Higher levels of urinary potassium excretion, which closely correlate with intake amounts, were linked with a slower decline of kidney function and a lower incidence of cardiovascular complications.  

Are you a diabetic? Try these 5 power foods

In case you are a diabetic,stick to these 5 power foods to help you fight against it.

Diabetes growing at alarming rate in India

 The in-depth analysis revealed that over 43% people in the 30-50 years age group were diabetic in Delhi.

Short bursts of exercise make diabetics fitter quicker

 Researchers found that short bursts of high-intensity exercise improved cholesterol, blood sugar and weight among Type 2 diabetes patients.

Scientists identify three subtypes of type 2 diabetes

Scientists at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai described a complex network analysis of electronic medical records and genotype data for more than 11,000 patients.

Gut bacteria play key role in body's self-defense

 Scientists have found that human gut bacteria regulate the levels of the body's main antioxidant, glutathione, which fights a host of diseases.

Early insulin treatment beneficial for diabetics

The current standard of care calls for initial treatment with oral therapies that suppress glucose production by the liver.

Diabetics should `dine with wine` to keep heart healthy

Drinking red wine with dinner may improve the heart health of people with Type 2 diabetes as a recent study has suggested so.

Diabetics find exercising more difficult

The researchers found significantly higher lactate levels during low to moderate intensity exercise in people with Type 2 diabetes than their counterparts without the disease.

All about that bass: How gene affects women`s figures, diabetes risk

 A new study has shown a genetic variant to influence women's body shape and diabetes risk.

Why people with common genetic mutation may be more at diabetes risk

A new study has shed new light on why people who carry a common genetic mutation may be more at risk for developing type 2 diabetes.

Despite exercise benefits, some people continue to strive more than others

While a recent study has said that exercise is good for everyone, it is also a well known fact that some struggle more than others.

Targeting endoplasmic reticulum stress may treat diabetes

A new study has revealed that endoplasmic reticulum stress plays significant role in type 2 diabetes.