T2DM Is Risk Factor for Liver Fibrosis Progression in NAFLD
FRIDAY, May 24, 2019 -- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a risk factor for progression of liver fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), according to a study published online May 21 in the Journal of Gastroenterology and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vitamin D Deficiency Tied to Gestational Diabetes Risk
WEDNESDAY, May 22, 2019 -- Maternal vitamin D deficiency, as early as the first trimester of pregnancy, is associated with an increased risk for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a study recently published in Diabetes, Obesity and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Obesity medicine association announces major updates to its adult obesity algorithm
(Obesity Medicine Association) The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) announced the immediate availability of the 2019 OMA Adult Obesity Algorithm, with new information for clinicians including the relationship between Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes Mellitus, Dyslipidemia, and Cancer; information on investigational Anti-Obesity Pharmacotherapy; treatments for Lipodystrophy; and Pharmacokinetics and Obesity. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 15, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

A new system for treating type 1 diabetes mellitus
(University of the Basque Country) Thanks to an innovative system of magnetic microcapsule separation, the Nanobiocel-CIBER BNN research group of the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country in collaboration with the BIOMICS group, also of the UPV/EHU, has managed to reduce the volume of microcapsule implants containing insulin-producing pancreatic cells by nearly 80%. That way, the medical complications arising out of implanting large volumes of microcapsules are reduced and the treatment of type 1 diabetes mellitus is improved. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Risk for cervical herniated intervertebral disc in dentists: a nationwide population-based study
ConclusionYounger dentists had a trend of higher risk of developing C-HIVD than members of the general population. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 10, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Prepregnancy Folate Intake Linked to Reduced Risk for GDM
THURSDAY, May 2, 2019 -- Higher prepregnancy habitual folate intake from supplements is associated with a lower risk for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a study published online April 22 in Diabetes Care. Mengying Li, Ph.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 2, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With and Without Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Pulmonary Sepsis
To date, studies have provided conflicting results regarding the impact of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) on sepsis-related outcomes. Our objective is to understand the impact of type 2 DM in bacterial pneumonia and sepsis-related intensive care unit (ICU) outcomes. Our findings demonstrated that type 2 DM does not increase the overall mortality. Our findings of increased mortality in both type 2 DM patients with lower admission glucose, and non-DM patients with higher mean glucose during the hospital stay needs to be further evaluated. Future studies in regards to this could lead to personalized glucose treatment goals for...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Risk for T2DM Increased With Use of 5 & #945;-Reductase Inhibitors
FRIDAY, April 19, 2019 -- Men receiving 5 α-reductase inhibitors have an increased risk for new-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus, according to a study published online April 11 in The BMJ. Li Wei, from University College London, and colleagues... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gestational Diabetes Linked to Incident Diabetes in Offspring
MONDAY, April 15, 2019 -- Gestational diabetes mellitus is associated with incident diabetes in offspring throughout childhood and adolescence, according to a study published online April 15 in CMAJ, the journal of the Canadian Medical... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Early T2DM Diagnosis Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Risk
MONDAY, April 8, 2019 -- The cardiovascular risks associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are greater for patients diagnosed before age 40 years, according to a study published online April 8 in Circulation. Naveed Sattar, M.D., Ph.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Undiagnosed Gestational Diabetes Ups Risk for Stillbirth
MONDAY, April 1, 2019 -- Women at risk for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) who are not screened or diagnosed are more likely to experience stillbirth than women who undergo screening, according to a study published online March 19 in BJOG, an... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 1, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ENDO: Diabetes Underestimated With HbA1c Criteria
MONDAY, March 25, 2019 -- The prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) is underestimated and normal glucose tolerance (NGT) is overestimated using hemoglobin A1c (A1c) criteria, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of The Endocrine... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 25, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ENDO: Older T1DM Patients Often Unaware of Hypoglycemic Status
MONDAY, March 25, 2019 -- Older adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1D) spend more than an hour per day in the hypoglycemic range, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of The Endocrine Society, held from March 23 to 26 in New... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 25, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

An 85-Year-Old Woman With a Painful Rash: USMLE Question An 85-Year-Old Woman With a Painful Rash: USMLE Question
An 85-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes mellitus is admitted to the hospital due to a painful rash on her right leg. What's the next step in her care?Osmosis (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - March 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Med Students Interactive Quiz Source Type: news

GDM Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk Postpartum
FRIDAY, March 8, 2019 -- Women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) have an increased risk fir developing cardiovascular events postpartum, according to a review published online March 7 in Diabetologia. Caroline K. Kramer, M.D., Ph.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Kidney Disease Affects Revascularization Outcomes
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27, 2019 -- The presence of comorbid chronic kidney disease (CKD) negatively impacts myocardial revascularization outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), according to a study published in the Feb. 5 issue of the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 27, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Achievement of Targets in T2DM Varies by Season
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27, 2019 -- There is seasonal variation in achievement of the guideline targets for hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c), blood pressure (BP), and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol among persons with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM),... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 27, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Diabetes mellitus and stable ischemic heart disease
(Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications) In the current issue of Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications, Cody Schwartz and David Winchester from the Malcom Randall VAMC, Gainesville, Fla., USA consider diabetes mellitus and stable ischemic heart disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Early Menopause Linked to Shorter Life and Diabetes
Researchers found that women who experience early menopause do not live as long and experience more years with type 2 diabetes mellitus. (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - February 15, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Gregory M. Weiss, MD Tags: Women ' s Health Source Type: news

Decreasing Urologic Complications Related to Uncontrolled DM Decreasing Urologic Complications Related to Uncontrolled DM
Poorly controlled diabetes mellitus can contribute to urologic problems. Could the use of continuous glucose monitoring systems help reduce the incidence of these complications?Urologic Nursing (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Astaxanthin reduces myocardial damage in diabetics, researchers find
(Natural News) A multi-university study from China has found that astaxanthin has protective effects against diabetic cardiomyopathy. This finding, which was published in CyTA – Journal of Food, was based on the results of in vivo studies conducted on rats. Diabetes mellitus is associated with complications that affect a wide range of body tissues, including the heart.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Texas A & M-led study explores the role of estrogen in controlling Type 2 diabetes
(Texas A&M AgriLife Communications) The results of a recent Texas A&M University-led study provide insights into the mechanism by which estrogen can decrease insulin resistance and the production of glucose, reducing incidences of Type 2 diabetes mellitus. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Miracle fruit extract found to be rich in flavonoids and polyphenols, offering potential as a diabetes treatment
(Natural News) Diabetes mellitus is a known metabolic disease that affects millions of people worldwide every year. In fact, millions of individuals suffer from it every single day. Despite it being such a menace, there are ways of treating it. Indeed, there are certain types of plants with known anti-diabetic properties. Now, a team of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Weight Fluctuations May Be Deadly in Type 2 Diabetes Weight Fluctuations May Be Deadly in Type 2 Diabetes
' Our study is consistent with significant risk associated with weight fluctuations in patients with diabetes mellitus,'the investigators conclude.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - January 30, 2019 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Hypoglycemia in a Patient With T1DM During Implant Surgery Hypoglycemia in a Patient With T1DM During Implant Surgery
This case highlights the need for prompt and appropriate response to signs of hypoglycemia-precipitated acute symptoms in patients with diabetes mellitus undergoing dental surgery.BMC Oral Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dental & Oral Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Doctors Should Encourage Exercise in Patients With Diabetes, CV Disease
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23, 2019 -- Physicians need to take an active role in prescribing specific exercise training in patients with both type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease, according to a position paper published online Jan. 14 in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Poor Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Fracture Risk
TUESDAY, Jan. 22, 2019 -- Poor glycemic control is associated with an increased risk for fracture in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) but not in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), according to a study published online Jan.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ertugliflozin Seems Safe, Effective for Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
THURSDAY, Jan. 17, 2019 -- Ertugliflozin appears safe and effective at improving long-term glycemic control among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) inadequately controlled on metformin, according to a study published online Jan. 7 in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Early Career Grants awarded
Your Society are delighted to announce that we have awarded 10 Early Career Grants of£10,000 to early career members, to help fund their exciting and cutting edge research projects. Mr James Nicholson - Defining the early response to oncogenic Braf in pituitary progenitor/stem cells.Miss Emma McGlone - Statins and type 2 diabetes mellitus: is glucagon the missing link?Dr Nikolaos Nikolaou- Hepatic 5β-reductase (AKR1D1) activity as a regulator of adipose tissue biology and function; exploring theliver-adipose endocrine axis.Dr Nan Li - A novel animal model to explore the role of sex steroids on s...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 8, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Balanced diet, exercise may not prevent gestational diabetes
(Louisiana State University) A new study is the latest evidence that the 'first-line' strategy for preventing gestational diabetes mellitus isn't working. Over the past five years, more than 5,000 pregnant women took part in clinical trials focused on limiting weight gain in order to prevent gestational diabetes. The moms-to-be improved their diet quality, ate less, and increased their physical activity. They also developed gestational diabetes at about the same rates as the women who didn't change their diet or activity levels. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 7, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Relationship between glycemic control and family support among people with type 2 diabetes mellitus seen in a rich kinship network in Southwest Nigeria
(Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications) In the current issue of Family Medicine and Community Health, Nnenna A. Osuji et al. describe how Nigeria and other sub-Saharan African countries are currently experiencing a rapid increase in the incidence of noncommunicable diseases, especially diabetes mellitus (DM), as a result of increasing urbanization and changing lifestyles. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Betel leaves speed wound healing in diabetics
(Natural News) One of the problems faced by patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus is that their wounds heal much slower than normal. Malaysian researchers recommend applying an extract made from the leaves of betel (Piper betle) on the wounds to speed up the healing process. Diabetes mellitus is one of the most prevalent diseases... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Incidence of End-Stage Kidney Disease Up in Australia
MONDAY, Dec. 31, 2018 -- For nonindigenous people with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in Australia, the age-standardized incidence of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) increased from 2002 to 2013, according to a study published online Dec. 19 in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Association between gestational diabetes mellitus and depression in parents: a retrospective cohort study - Pace R, Rahme E, Da Costa D, Dasgupta K.
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to examine the association between gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and depression incidence in mothers and fathers during prenatal and postnatal periods. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Matched pairs (GDM vs no GDM) of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

S100B levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and co-occurring depressive symptoms - Katsanou P, Tentolouris N, Perrea D, Katsanos S, Ntova V, Antrian V, Konstantopoulos P, Politis A.
Depression is a comorbid condition in patients with Type 2 Diabetes mellitus (T2DM). S100B, a glia derived protein, is linked to depression and has been suggested as a biomarker for depression outcomes in several populations. However, to date there is no d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Impact of Diabetes on Clinical Periodontal Outcomes Following Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy.
CONCLUSIONS:Recognizing the study's limitations, we conclude that diabetes mellitus (HbA1c ≤8.5%) does not appear to significantly affect short-term clinical periodontal outcomes of non-surgical periodontal treatment. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 21, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Migraine May Cut Diabetes Risk in Women Migraine May Cut Diabetes Risk in Women
Women with active migraine were 30% less likely to develop type 2 diabetes mellitus than women without a history of migraine, a large longitudinal study reports.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Applying Recent A1C Recommendations in Clinical Practice Applying Recent A1C Recommendations in Clinical Practice
Three clinical guidelines were published in 2018 that address the use of A1C in the diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus--but they don't all agree. Explore the controversy in this paper.U.S. Pharmacist (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacist Journal Article Source Type: news

Diabetics, take note: This herbal medicine dramatically improves your blood sugar levels
(Natural News) With five percent of the population worldwide having diabetes mellitus, the disease continues to be a considerable cause of concern. Countless studies have been aimed at finding natural sources for potent antidiabetic agents. One of the plants that researchers from Annamalai University have discovered to have antidiabetic potential is the loop-rot mangrove (Rhizophora... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Metformin and Risk of HCC in Patients With T2DM Metformin and Risk of HCC in Patients With T2DM
Is metformin use associated with a reduced risk of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Gestational Diabetes and Health Behaviors Among Women Gestational Diabetes and Health Behaviors Among Women
What factors might be contributing to the rise in the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus among women of reproductive age in the US?Preventing Chronic Disease (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Nigeria: Diabetes and the Family
[Leadership] November 14, every year, is recognised by the international community as World Diabetes Day. In marking the day, campaigners against the deadly but preventable and treatable disease seek to generate, primarily, global awareness with focus on diabetes mellitus as it is believed that more than 400 million people live with it worldwide, and the prevalence is predicted to continue rising if current trends persist. It was the seventh leading cause of death in 2016. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Factors related to depressive symptoms in older adult patients with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus - de Lima Filho BF, da N óbrega Dias V, Carlos AG, Fontes FP, de Sousa AGP, Gazzola JM.
This study aimed to investigate the varia... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

AHA: Lasting Benefit for CABG in Diabetes, Multivessel Disease
THURSDAY, Nov. 15, 2018 -- For patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) with multivessel coronary disease (MVD), coronary revascularization with coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is associated with lower all-cause mortality than percutaneous... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 15, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Changes in Risk Indicators of MetS Severity Tied to T2DM Risk
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 14, 2018 -- For patients with prediabetes who are randomly assigned to interventions, changes in risk indicators of metabolic syndrome (MetS) severity are associated with the risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Higher dietary quality associated with improved glycemic control in women with GDM
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) A new study has found that higher dietary quality was associated with improved overall glycemic control and postprandial glycemic control in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

World Diabetes Day
14 November is World Diabetes Day, which is an annual campaign increase awareness of the diseaseWorld Diabetes Day, on the 14th November every year. The theme for World Diabetes Day 2018 is The Family and Diabetes. The aim is to raise awareness of the impact that diabetes has on the family and support network of those affected, as well as promoting the role of the family in the management, care, prevention and education of diabetes.The Cochrane Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders group's main area of work is the evaluation of the effects of health-care interventions relevant to the prevention, treatment or management, and re...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 1, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Correlation between depression and glycemic control in patients with diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional study in a clinical setting in India in the year 2013 - Jammulapati S, Pindikura RK, Reddy EA.
Context: Depression is a major health problem in geriatric population and has many adverse consequences. The aim of this study was to review the existing literature on psychosocial factors that protect against depression in later life. Evidence Acquisit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Nigeria:Herbal Medicine and Diabetes Mellitus (V)
[Guardian] Management of diabetes mellitus (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Type 2 Diabetes | Medscape Type 2 Diabetes | Medscape
Review in-depth clinical information, latest medical news, and guidelines about diabetes mellitus type 2 (also referred to as diabetes mellitus 2) and the major types of diabetes mellitus, such as gestational diabetes, adult-onset diabetes, and insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Read articles about the latest diabetes statistics and the warning signs of diabetes. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news