Artificial sweeteners could raise risk of diabetes
Experts at the University of Adelaide in Australia found that people who consumed lots of artificial sweeteners for two weeks showed a significantly reduced ability to control glucose absorption.
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Medscape Medical News poll respondents said obese patients with diabetes whose condition is poorly controlled would benefit the most from semaglutide.Medscape Medical News
In conclusion, influenza A virus infection was detected rather high with a rate of 20.5% in the study group. The monitoring of influenza virus types and subtypes is required for the evaluation of influenza vaccine strains and circulating influenza viruses and for the identification of subtypes with pandemic potential. Planning for appropriate antiviral therapy using real-time RT-PCR in the early diagnosis of influenza virus infections will significantly contribute to the management of the patient's treatment. Thus, unnecessary drug use will be prevented and controlled with effective treatment of the disease at the time of ...
This study was designed to investigate the cardioprotective effects of metformin with and without vitamin E after induction myocardial infarction (MI) in rats, using isoproterenol. Administration of metformin or vitamin E significantly reduced the cardiac mass index (P
This study compared two blood glucose (BG) point of care sampling methods to determine which is least painful yet accurate. DESIGN: The two-period, two-treatment crossover trial compared the traditional fingertip sampling method to a form of alternative site testing (AST), palm of the hand. METHODS: Subjects received both methods of BG sampling to compare comfort and accuracy. They were randomly assigned to determine which method was used first. Pain rating (0 to 10) and glucose results for both methods were documented. FINDING: Results indicated that pain rating was significantly lower with AST (1.65) ...
Diabetes and pancreatic cancer affect the same organ, but they have more in common than just their location. People who have one of these conditions are also more likely to have the other one.WebMD Health News
ConclusionsThis study confirmed the importance of research topics among a population of people living with or caring for someone with diabetes. Findings from this study were used to inform the vision for Diabetes Action Canada—a pan‐Canadian Strategy for Patient‐Oriented Research (SPOR) Network on diabetes and its complications.