Early Onset Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Heart Disease
Compared with the control group, life expectancy averaged 16 years less for people diagnosed with diabetes before age 10. Those diagnosed at an older age died, on average, 10 years earlier than people without diabetes. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ADA Issues New Guidance on Type 1 Diabetes in Youth ADA Issues New Guidance on Type 1 Diabetes in Youth
' There are unique challenges that children and their families face. We have tried to provide a comprehensive approach to that,'says an author.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Type 1 diabetes patients face 'shorter life expentancy' if diagnosed as children
TYPE 1 diabetes patients who are diagnosed at a young age have a greater risk of heart problems and shorter life expectancy when compared to those with a diagnosis which comes later in life, a study has found. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Early Onset Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Heart Disease, Shorter Life
FRIDAY, Aug. 10, 2018 -- People with type 1 diabetes have a much greater risk of serious heart problems and early death, especially if they were diagnosed before age 10, new research suggests. But the study only found an association, and didn't... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Early Onset Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Heart Disease, Shorter Life
Title: Early Onset Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Heart Disease, Shorter LifeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - August 10, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Early type 1 diabetes shortens women's lives by 18 years
(University of Gothenburg) Women who developed type 1 diabetes before the age of ten years die an average of nearly 18 years earlier than women who do not have diabetes. Men in the corresponding situation lose almost 14 years of life. The lives of patients diagnosed at age 26-30 years are shortened by an average of 10 years, according to research published in the British medical journal the Lancet. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Early age type 1 diabetes linked to shorter life expectancy than later age diagnosis
Consider earlier and wider use of preventive treatment, researchers urge Related items fromOnMedica Too few women take part in many CVD clinical trials Children risking heart health through unhealthy lifestyles Hereditary heart and diabetes problems raise risk for children Regulators suspend Avandia over safety concerns Fat children have high cardiovascular risks as teens (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - August 10, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Life Expectancy Reduced With Early Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis Life Expectancy Reduced With Early Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis
Individuals diagnosed with type 1 diabetes before the age of 10 have a substantially reduced life expectancy and dramatically increased risk of cardiovascular disease, say European scientists.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Autoantibody Status Predicts Type 1 Diabetes Risk in Twins Autoantibody Status Predicts Type 1 Diabetes Risk in Twins
Nonidentical twins may be at greater risk than previously thought, if they're positive for multiple type 1 diabetes-associated autoantibodies.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Novel PET imaging method could track and guide therapy for type 1 diabetes
This study is reported in the featured article of the month in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine's August issue. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study elucidates epigenetic mechanisms behind autoimmune diseases
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) Brazilian researchers use an editing tool to investigate a gene that plays a key role in eliminating autoaggressive cells and controlling the development of diseases such as type 1 diabetes. In tests with mice, the disrupting of medullary thymic epithelial cells gene impaired the processing of mRNA involved in their adhesion to autoaggressive T lymphocytes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Bone Mineral Density Declines Early in Men With Type 1 Diabetes Bone Mineral Density Declines Early in Men With Type 1 Diabetes
Bone mineral density (BMD) declines early in the course of type 1 diabetes in men but is little affected by the condition in women, according to a 10-year prospective study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Health Coverage Interruptions Common in Adults With T1DM
MONDAY, July 30, 2018 -- Interruptions in private health insurance coverage are common among U.S. adults with type 1 diabetes and are associated with an increase in glycated hemoglobin and in use of acute care services, according to a report... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Are you experiencing these easily-missed symptoms of diabetes? Watch out for these warning signs
(Natural News) If a patient has Type 1 diabetes, their pancreas can’t produce enough insulin. If they have pre-diabetes or Type 2 diabetes, their body can’t use insulin efficiently. Individuals with diabetes also have high blood sugar levels since their body can’t sufficiently move the energy they receive from food out of their bloodstream and into their cells.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetic Koala at the San Diego Zoo Gets Help from the Latest in CGM
Quincy, a diabetic koala at the San Diego Zoo, is rocking a wearable new technology these days that may make his life—and maybe even other animals lives—much easier. Turns out that humans aren’t the only ones that suffer from diabetes. Many mammals also get it. To manage diabetes, patients must monitor their blood glucose closely. Sometimes this means finger sticks multiple times a day to get correct readings and to make sure that insulin doses are accurate. In humans, this is unpleasant. But for animals, it’s worse because of course they donâ...
Source: MDDI - July 28, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Susan Shepard Tags: Business Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1: Drink this much apple juice to help maintain blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 could occur either at birth or during adult life. The lifelong condition is caused by problems in the pancreas, meaning insulin is no longer produced. As a result, diabetes type 1 sufferers need to take steps to monitor blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Antibiotics may increase type 1 diabetes risk in children
One course of antibiotics has been linked to increased risk of type 1 diabetes in childhood, according to a study with mice. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type-1 diabetes may induce metabolic disorders in offspring
According to a new study inDiabetologia, children born to mothers with type-1 diabetes are at a higher risk of being overweight or presenting insulin resistance.News Medical (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - July 24, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Changes in bacterial mix linked to antibiotics increase risk for type 1 diabetes
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) A single course of antibiotics early in childhood may increase risk for Type 1 diabetes. This is the finding of a study in mice led by researchers from NYU Medical School. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diabetes: Six times to measure your blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 sufferers need to measure their blood sugar regularly to help maintain levels. This means they avoid them falling too low or becoming too high, which can lead to complications. Check blood sugar levels at these six times. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: You may only need to walk this long to lower blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 and type 1 sufferers need to control their blood sugar levels to avoid spikes, which can cause blindness, heart disease and, in more extreme cases, amputations. Doing this short amount of exercise each day can help reduce blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes raises risk of cancer, with women at even greater likelihood, a major new study has found
(George Institute for Global Health) A global review involving almost 20 million people has shown that having diabetes significantly raises the risk of developing cancer, and for women the risk is even higher.Researchers from The George Institute for Global Health also found diabetes (type 1 and type 2) conferred an additional risk for women, compared to men, for leukaemia and cancers of the stomach, mouth and kidney, but less risk for liver cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Large Babies Despite Good Control in Type 1 Diabetes Pregnancies Large Babies Despite Good Control in Type 1 Diabetes Pregnancies
Rates of large for gestational age babies were still alarmingly high in pregnancies complicated by type 1 diabetes, despite good glycemic control. Are other factors at play?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1 symptoms: Seven signs an adult has blood sugar problems
DIABETES type 1 symptoms may appear in adult life, not just at birth. The condition is caused by problems with the pancreas, which stops it producing the hormone to control blood sugar levels, insulin, which results in unexplained weight loss if not treated. This woman developed diabetes type 1 symptoms during adulthood. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: Seven warning signs you have the condition
DIABETES type 1 symptoms may appear in adult life, not just at birth. The condition is caused by problems with the pancreas, which stops it producing the hormone to control blood sugar levels, insulin, which results in unexplained weight loss if not treated. This woman developed diabetes type 1 symptoms during adulthood. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: This change in your waistline could be a warning sign
DIABETES type 1 symptoms may appear in adult life, not just at birth. The condition is caused by problems with the pancreas, which stops it producing the hormone to control blood sugar levels, insulin, which results in unexplained weight loss if not treated. This woman developed diabetes type 1 symptoms during adulthood. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1 symptoms: This woman lost 10 kg in a week before being diagnosed
DIABETES type 1 symptoms may appear in adult life, not just at birth. The condition is caused by problems with the pancreas, which stops it producing the hormone to control blood sugar levels, insulin, which results in unexplained weight loss if not treated. This woman developed diabetes type 1 symptoms during adulthood. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1 symptoms: Unexplained weight loss? This woman lost 10 kg before diagnosis
DIABETES type 1 symptoms may appear in adult life, not just at birth. The condition is caused by problems with the pancreas, which stops it producing the hormone to control blood sugar levels, insulin, which results in unexplained weight loss if not treated. This woman developed diabetes type 1 symptoms during adulthood. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TCM may provide effective alternative treatment for diabetic kidney disease
(Natural News) Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) may be an effective alternative treatment for diabetic kidney disease, according to a case report published in the Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Diabetic kidney disease is a common complication associated with both Type 1 and 2 diabetes. However, the clinical treatment available for the disease is limited and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: This juice could help maintain your blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 sufferers need to control blood sugar levels to avoid symptoms including blurred vision and extreme fatigue. This can be done by adding sugary or non-sugary snacks to the diet to raise or lower blood sugar levels. Drink this to raise blood sugar, possibly helping avoid hypoglycaemia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes warning: This juice raises blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 sufferers need to control blood sugar levels to avoid symptoms including blurred vision and extreme fatigue. This can be done by adding sugary or non-sugary snacks to the diet to raise or lower blood sugar levels. Drink this to raise blood sugar, possibly helping avoid hypoglycaemia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Drink this tasty fruit juice to raise your blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 sufferers need to control blood sugar levels to avoid symptoms including blurred vision and extreme fatigue. This can be done by adding sugary or non-sugary snacks to the diet to raise or lower blood sugar levels. Drink this to raise blood sugar, possibly helping avoid hypoglycaemia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Drink this fruit juice to raise blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 sufferers need to control blood sugar levels to avoid symptoms including blurred vision and extreme fatigue. This can be done by adding sugary or non-sugary snacks to the diet to raise or lower blood sugar levels. Drink this to raise blood sugar, possibly helping avoid hypoglycaemia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UAB researchers make big discovery on diabetes research
Researchers at the UAB ’s comprehensive Diabetes Center have discovered a safe and effective therapy to reduce insulin requirements and hypoglycemic episodes in adult subjects with recent onset Type 1 diabetes by promoting the patient’s own beta cell function and insulin production – the first such discovery to targ et diabetes in this way.  The findings reveal that regular oral application of verapamil, a common blood pressure medication, also enabled patients to produce higher levels of their… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 16, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

UAB researchers make big discovery on diabetes research
Researchers at the UAB ’s comprehensive Diabetes Center have discovered a safe and effective therapy to reduce insulin requirements and hypoglycemic episodes in adult subjects with recent onset Type 1 diabetes by promoting the patient’s own beta cell function and insulin production – the first such discovery to targ et diabetes in this way.  The findings reveal that regular oral application of verapamil, a common blood pressure medication, also enabled patients to produce higher levels of their… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 16, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

High HbA1c in Type 1 Diabetes Ups Risk of Heart Defects in Baby High HbA1c in Type 1 Diabetes Ups Risk of Heart Defects in Baby
Among liveborn infants of mothers with type 1 diabetes, increasingly worse glycemic control in the periconceptional period was associated with progressively increased risk of major cardiac defects.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eat 10 jelly beans to help maintain blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 tends to be detected shortly after birth, and is caused by problems with the production of insulin. Sufferers need to be careful to ensure blood sugar levels don ’t get too high or too low, hypoglycaemia, which can both be life-threatening. If blood sugar levels are low, eating this could help raise them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eating 10 jelly beans could help you maintain blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 tends to be detected shortly after birth, and is caused by problems with the production of insulin. Sufferers need to be careful to ensure blood sugar levels don ’t get too high or too low, hypoglycaemia, which can both be life-threatening. If blood sugar levels are low, eating this could help raise them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Groundbreaking' diabetes research catches insurers' attention
When Gov. Charlie Baker called Massachusetts General Hospital diabetes researcher Dr. Denise Faustman, she thought it was a prank. It was 5 o’clock on a Friday afternoon in 2017, days after the latest research on Faustman’s work in diabetes had been released. Faustman had been studying a vaccine that could potentially reverse type 1 diabetes. Often, mothers of diabetic children would try to get her on the phone by pretend ing to be the FDA, she said. “(I said) take a message. I don’t believe… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

'Groundbreaking' MGH diabetes research catches eye of Gov. Baker, insurers
When Gov. Charlie Baker called Massachusetts General Hospital diabetes researcher Dr. Denise Faustman, she thought it was a prank. It was 5 o’clock on a Friday afternoon in 2017, days after the latest research on Faustman’s work in diabetes had been released. Faustman had been studying a vaccine that could potentially reverse type 1 diabetes. Often, mothers of diabetic children would try to get her on the phone by pretend ing to be the FDA, she said. “(I said) take a message. I don’t believe… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - July 13, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

'Groundbreaking' MGH diabetes research catches eye of Gov. Baker, insurers
When Gov. Charlie Baker called Massachusetts General Hospital diabetes researcher Dr. Denise Faustman, she thought it was a prank. It was 5 o’clock on a Friday afternoon in 2017, days after the latest research on Faustman’s work in diabetes had been released. Faustman had been studying a vaccine that could potentially reverse type 1 diabetes. Often, mothers of diabetic children would try to get her on the phone by pretend ing to be the FDA, she said. “(I said) take a message. I don’t believe… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Peter Baldwin: Type 1 diabetes test backed after boy's death
Beth Baldwin campaigned for change after her son Peter died from Type 1 diabetes complications aged 13. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eating four gummy bears could help you maintain blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 1 sufferers sometimes need to maintain their blood sugar levels to avoid health problems. A slight fall in these levels is concerning but not life threatening, whereas an extreme reduction could be life threatening. Try eating this to maintain blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Powdered insulin to prevent type-1 diabetes in children
A new clinical trial will investigate if giving powdered insulin to babies at high risk of developing type-1 diabetes can be a solution to prevent the disease.BBC News (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - July 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

TB vaccine shows promise against diabetes
For Hodalis Gaytan, 20, living with Type 1 diabetes means depending on an assortment of expensive medicines and devices to stay healthy. Test strips. Needles. A glucose meter. Insulin. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Pigmentation Changes in a Young Woman with T1D
(MedPage Today) -- A 17-year-old woman with a history of type 1 diabetes went to her dermatologist after she noticed that the skin on the back of her hands was changing color. Her normally dark-skinned hands now had hypopigmented patches. It seemed to happen slowly over several months, but now there was no mistaking the change. The lesions were not accompanied by any other physical symptoms. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 12, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medtronic & #039;s Value-Based Partnerships are Paying Off in Spades
Dublin, Ireland-based Medtronic continues to lead the charge toward value-based care, and it's beginning to pay off in a big way.  One of the company's value-based care partners, UnitedHealthcare, has seen a 27% decline in the rate of preventable hospital admissions for Medtronic insulin pump users compared to patients on multiple daily insulin injections, according to an analysis of more than 6,000 members with diabetes on Medtronic MiniMed 630G and previous generation insulin pumps. And that's just in the first year of the partnership. The analysis included a mix of members using both standalone insulin pumps and pu...
Source: MDDI - July 11, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news

Insurance Gaps Costly With Type 1 Diabetes
Gaps in insurance coverage among people who have type 1 diabetes are more common than thought, putting them at greater risk for health emergencies. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS to screen newborns in search for a type 1 diabetes cure
Feeding babies powdered insulin could stop them ever developing type 1 diabetes, according to scientists who are beginning an NHS screening programme in England's Thames Valley. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news