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

Type 1 Diabetes | Medscape Type 1 Diabetes | Medscape
Review in-depth clinical information, latest medical news, and guidelines about diabetes mellitus type 1 (diabetes mellitus 1), an autoimmune disorder of the pancreatic islet cells. Read articles about latest diabetes statistics, types of diabetes, standards for diabetes diagnosis, complications, and insulin replacement therapy. Recognize 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

Coriander shown to be a potential natural remedy for diabetes
This study, which was published in Herbal Medicine: Open Access, reviewed articles that were published about coriander treatment of diabetes mellitus in animal models. Many studies are exploring the use of herbs, such as coriander,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Higher Aldosterone Levels Tied to Incident Type 2 Diabetes Risk
MONDAY, Sept. 10, 2018 -- Higher levels of aldosterone are associated with insulin resistance and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus among multiethnic individuals, according to a study published in the Sept. 4 issue of the Journal of the American... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

High Rate of Bone Deterioration Among Women With T2DM High Rate of Bone Deterioration Among Women With T2DM
Two-thirds of women with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have low bone mass and deteriorated microarchitecture, new findings show.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Gestational diabetes may predispose to postpartum depression symptoms
(University of Eastern Finland) Mothers diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) have an elevated risk of developing postpartum depression symptoms, according to a new Finnish study. Moreover, GDM increases the mother's risk of developing type two diabetes later in life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Factors Impacting Diabetes Risk in HIV-infected Patients Factors Impacting Diabetes Risk in HIV-infected Patients
Is there an association between chronic hepatitis C and incidence of diabetes mellitus? What role might factors such as cirrhosis, duration of infection, and chronic hepatitis B infection play?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

Impact of SVR on Risk of T2DM Among HCV Patients in the US Impact of SVR on Risk of T2DM Among HCV Patients in the US
Does achieving sustained virologic response lower the risk for development of type 2 diabetes mellitus in patients with hepatitis C?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Increased First-Trimester HbA1c Predicts Gestational Diabetes
THURSDAY, Aug. 23, 2018 -- First-trimester glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) may aid in early identification of women at risk for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a study published online Aug. 16 in Scientific Reports. Stefanie N. Hinkle,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 23, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nigeria:Experts Lament Rising Amputation Cases Among Nigerians
[Guardian] Experts have lamented that more Nigerians are losing their limbs from diabetes foot, a major complication of diabetes mellitus. They spoke at the fifth yearly Podiatry and Diabetes Foot Care workshop, which kicked-off on Monday in Lagos. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 23, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria:Experts Raise Alarm Over Increased Rate of Diabetes Foot Amputation
[This Day] Experts have raised alarm that more Nigerians are losing their limbs from diabetes foot, a major complication of diabetes mellitus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 23, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Intensive Glycemic Management in Older Adults With Diabetes Intensive Glycemic Management in Older Adults With Diabetes
This study examined contemporary practice patterns of glycemic control in older adults with diabetes mellitus. Are diabetic adults over age 75 being treated more aggressively than necessary?Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Lowers Microvascular Disease Risk
MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 -- Bariatric surgery is tied to lower overall incidence of microvascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), according to a study published online Aug. 7 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Rebecca... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Healing of Apical Periodontitis after Nonsurgical Root Canal Treatment: The Role of Statin Intake
Journal of Endodontics DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joen.2018.06.013Highlights•In this longitudinal clinical study, healing of preoperative apical periodontitis was evaluated in patients on statins and control patients.•The study controlled for the following confounding variables: age, sex, length of time to evaluation, statin agent, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.•A multivariate analysis showed a significant association between healing and the intake of statins (P 
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 9, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Thyroid Dysfunction Linked to Gestational Diabetes
TUESDAY, Aug. 7, 2018 -- Higher free triiodothyronine (fT3) levels, but not free thyroxine (fT4) or thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) levels, are associated with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a study published in the July 1 issue... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Thyroid Markers in Pregnancy and Gestational Diabetes Risk Thyroid Markers in Pregnancy and Gestational Diabetes Risk
Levels of certain thyroid hormones during the first and second trimester of pregnancy may indicate a greater risk for developing gestational diabetes mellitus.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Single Threshold May Not Be Feasible for Gestational Diabetes
THURSDAY, Aug. 2, 2018 -- Uniform application of gestational diabetes mellitus diagnostic thresholds may not be appropriate in populations across the world, according to a study published in the July issue of Diabetes Care. H. David McIntyre, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news