Foods with Zinc can fight Diabetes Mellitus

Zinc is an essential mineral required by the body for maintaining a healthy immune system, building proteins, triggering enzymes, and creating DNA. Besides that zinc can aid in normalizing the negative effects of diabetes mellitus. According to a study, zinc has been shown to alleviate the harmful effects of diabetes by improving glycemic control in type I and type II diabetes.

Pancreas capable of `regenerating` insulin-producing cells perpetually

Researchers have shown that mice`s pancreas have cells, which are capable of being converted into insulin-producing beta cells.

Here come smart insulin pumps for diabetic kids

As many as a million children suffer from Type I diabetes in India and painful for them are those insulin jabs. But smart insulin pumps are now changing things for these kids.

Gut cells transformed into insulin factories `could help to treat type I diabetes`

A new approach that could give patients the ability to make their own insulin-producing cells without a stem cell transplant.

Soon, contact lens to monitor blood sugar

Researchers are now developing electronic contact lenses with a glucose sensor that can monitor blood sugar levels wirelessly.