Add-on Empagliflozin May Improve Glycemic Control and Weight Add-on Empagliflozin May Improve Glycemic Control and Weight

When type 2 diabetes is uncontrolled with linagliptin and metformin, adding empagliflozin helps improve glycemic control and weight, researchers say.Reuters Health Information
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Authors: Peng S, Wei P, Lu Q, Liu R, Ding Y, Zhang J Abstract The effects of propolis on blood glucose regulation and the alleviation of various complications caused by diabetes have been widely studied. The main source of propolis in the northern temperate zone is poplar buds. However, there is limited research on the antidiabetic activity of poplar buds. In order to evaluate the effect of poplar buds on type-2 diabetes, crude extract and 50% fraction of poplar buds were used to feed streptozotocin-induced type-2 diabetic mice. The results showed that 50% fraction could increase insulin sensitivity and reduce insu...
Source: Journal of Immunology Research - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: J Immunol Res Source Type: research
TYPE 2 diabetes occurs when the level of sugar in the blood is too high. While this doesn ’t mean people with the condition have to completely avoid sugar, they should cut down on it. One easy way to do this is to swap fruit juice for whole fruits.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Carlos Guill én, Manuel Benito
Source: Frontiers in Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
AbstractHeart rate variability (HRV) among other methods can be used to assess diabetic cardiac autonomic neuropathy by cardiac intervals were recorded. However, the amount of error depending on this measurement methodology is unclear. To evaluate the intra- and inter-rater reliability to calculate HRV indices, comparing different times and by different trained examiners in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Thirty individuals of both genders, aged between 18 and 45  years, with T2DM. The RR interval (RRi) were recorded during a 10 min period on supine position using a portable heart rate monitor (Pol...
Source: Journal of Medical Systems - Category: Information Technology Source Type: research
AbstractPurposeTo clarify the relevance between smoking and diabetic retinopathy in patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus.MethodsPublished evidence were searched in MEDLINE and EMBASE from the databases began until Feb. 2017. Studies evaluating the association between smoking and diabetic retinopathy or evaluating the risk factors of diabetic retinopathy including smoking were included.ResultsTotally 73 studies were identified, among which 19 studies included type 1 diabetes patients and 56 studies included type 2 diabetes patients. In type 1 diabetes, compare with non-smokers, the risk of diabetic retinopathy ...
Source: Endocrine - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Condition:   Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Interventions:   Other: Usual Care;   Behavioral: Intensive Behavioral Intervention;   Other: Monthly Screening for Risk Sponsors:   University of Michigan;   Twine Clinical Consulting Not yet recruiting
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Patricia E. McCallinhart, Ian L. Sunyecz, Aaron J. Trask
Source: Frontiers in Physiology - Category: Physiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 October 2018Source: The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyAuthor(s): Nojan Nejatian, Sandra Trautmann, Dominique Thomas, Josef Pfeilschifter, Klaus Badenhoop, Alexander Koch, Marissa Penna-MartinezABSTRACTElevated sphingosine 1-phopshate (S1P) concentration was observed in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D). On the other side, 1α,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 (1,25(OH)2D3) can influence the formation of sphingosine 1-phopshate (S1P) and the expression of S1P receptors, which are known to be involved in T2D. In order to evaluate mechanisms for the antiinflammatory potentia...
Source: The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
MONDAY, Oct. 15, 2018 -- Medically supervised, therapeutic fasting regimens can help reverse type 2 diabetes (T2D) and minimize the need for pharmacological interventions, according to a case series published online Oct. 9 in BMJ Case...
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The risk of developing type-2 diabetes may be lower in women who have high levels of circulating prolactin, according to research published inDiabetologia.Medpage Today
Source: Society for Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news
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