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The growing problem of Type 2 diabetes in kids
Newest study shows an almost 5 percent jump in the disease over a decade for those between the ages of 10 and 19 (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: THIS unwanted sign could be a warning of the condition
DIABETES symptoms include feeling very thirsty, having unexplained weight loss, and passing urine more often than usual. But, this common winter condition could be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What's behind the rise in Type 2 diabetes in children?
Type 2 diabetes was once known as "adult onset" because it was so rare in kids. But not anymore. With one in five school-age children considered obese, the rate of Type 2 diabetes in young people is climbing. The newest study shows an almost five percent jump over a decade for those between the ages of 10 and 19. Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how the complications resulting from diabetes are happening earlier in life, and the importance of educating kids on the dangers of the disease. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Ranger: How I beat type-2 diabetes using food, nutrition and exercise, avoiding a lifetime of insulin and toxic pharma drugs
(Natural News) Two decades ago, I was on the path to a lifetime of type-2 diabetes. Living on processed foods and lacking exercise, I suffered from hypoglycemia, high cholesterol and numerous other health problems. Like millions of people have now achieved, however, I turned my health around with simple but powerful changes in food, nutrition... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis severity may affect type 2 diabetes risk
More severe psoriasis is linked to a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, a study published in theJournal of the American Academy of Dermatologysuggests.Medical News Today (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 17, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Voluntis gets FDA clearance to add last two basal insulins to app
Medical device software company Voluntis has received an updated FDA clearance (as well as an updated CE mark) for its Insulia app, a " digital companion " app for people with Type 2 diabetes. Insulia offers realtime basal insulin dose coaching, and the new clearance makes the app usable with two additional brands of insulin:  Basaglar and Tresiba. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 16, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis severity may influence type 2 diabetes risk
A study shows that not only is psoriasis independently tied to risk of type 2 diabetes, but that the risk rises with severity of the skin disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Old Habits Die Hard: Newer Diabetes Drugs Slow to be Adopted Old Habits Die Hard: Newer Diabetes Drugs Slow to be Adopted
In an analysis to the end of 2016, sulfonylureas remained the most frequently prescribed second-line drug for type 2 diabetes and were often started at higher-than-recommended HbA1c levels.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Workplace bullying and violence as risk factors for type 2 diabetes: a multicohort study and meta-analysis - Xu T, Magnusson Hanson LL, Lange T, Starkopf L, Westerlund H, Madsen IEH, Rugulies R, Pentti J, Stenholm S, Vahtera J, Hansen ÅM, Kivimaki M, Rod NH.
AIMS/HYPOTHESIS: The aim of this multicohort study was to examine whether employees exposed to social stressors at work, such as workplace bullying and violence, have an increased risk of type 2 diabetes. METHODS: The study included 45,905 men and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

GI Dyanamics Takes Another Kick in the Gut
GI Dynamics has lost its right to sell its EndoBarrier device in the European Union under a CE mark. The company reported this week that its notified body SGS United Kingdom has withdrawn the CE Certificate of Conformity for EndoBarrier as of Nov. 12.  The company first received word in May that its CE mark was being suspended pending resolution of nonconformances related to ISO 13485 compliance. GE Dynamics said it has been working to address the issues raised by SGS. The company said it is considering its options, including grounds for appeal of the decision, and that it has reached out to SGS to clarify c...
Source: MDDI - November 15, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Diabetes SOLVED: "iThrive" videos reveal secret to reversing type-2 diabetes and healing yourself without dangerous pharmaceuticals
(Natural News) Diabetes is not a mystery. We know what causes it and we know how to reverse most cases (especially type-2). Yet the diabetes industry depends on widespread public ignorance to keep profiting from diabetes drugs, ineffective treatments and medical myths that are hopelessly obsolete. Meanwhile, the processed food industry profits from marketing selling... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' Fountain of Youth' Gene Discovered in Secluded Amish Community
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 -- Talk about good genes. Researchers report they have discovered a genetic mutation in Amish families living in Indiana that not only protects against type 2 diabetes, but also appears to boost longevity. Even better, the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 15, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Prevention of Type 2 diabetes and obesity
NHS England, Public Health England and Diabetes UK have launched a pilot project which uses digital interventions to help prevent Type 2 diabetes and obesity. Over 5000 patients are expected to be recruited to the project over a six month period and will be given access to digital products for up to 12 months. Users will be able to access health coaches and online support groups as well as set and monitor goals electronically (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes Driving Breast Cancer Up in Black Women?
Type 2 diabetes may increase the risk for an aggressive type of breast cancer among black women in the United States, a new study finds. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes warning: Having THIS birthday is linked to increased risk of symptoms
DIABETES risk is known to be higher in those who are overweight, but new research suggests that when your birthday falls in the year may also affect whether you will suffer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes May Be Driving High Rates of Breast Cancer in Black Women
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 -- Type 2 diabetes may increase the risk for an aggressive type of breast cancer among black women in the United States, a new study finds. Researchers from Boston University analyzed data from more than 54,000 black women... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 15, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

African-American women with type 2 diabetes may have higher risk for ER-neg breast cancer
(American Association for Cancer Research) Among African-American women, those with type 2 diabetes may have a higher risk of developing estrogen receptor (ER)-negative breast cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 15, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes associated with risk of aggressive breast cancer in black women
(Boston University School of Medicine) African American women with type 2 diabetes (often referred to as adult-onset diabetes) are at a greater risk for developing breast cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 15, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Diabetes and obesity prevention services at touch of a button
NHS England, Public Health England and Diabetes UK have teamed up with companies from the tech sector as the battle against obesity and Type 2 diabetes goes digital. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 15, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

INVOKANA ® (canagliflozin) Demonstrates Cardiovascular (CV) Risk Reductions in Type 2 Diabetes Patients With and Without a History of Prior CV Events
(Source: Johnson and Johnson)
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 14, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Workplace bullying identified as risk factor for type 2 diabetes
Workplace stress is associated with a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes, due to its impact in metabolism and appetite, research inDiabetologiareports.Independent (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 14, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Young diabetic patients at higher risk of sudden cardiac death
According to research presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, young people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes are at greater risk of sudden cardiac death.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 14, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

How to live longer: Type 2 diabetes risk lowered by swapping your morning toast for THIS
DIABETES type 2 risk could be lowered by eating wholemeal bread, pasta and brown rice, according to a global committee of leading nutrition scientists. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

World Diabetes Day 2017 supports women ’s rights to a healthy future
Today, 14 November, is World Diabetes Day. The theme for this year’s campaign is “Women and diabetes ‒ our right to a healthy future”. The campaign aims to promote the importance of affordable and equitable access for all women at risk of or living with diabetes to the essential diabetes medicines and technologies, self-management education and information they require to achieve optimal diabetes outcomes and to prevent type 2 diabetes. Diabetes is a menacing pandemic as it remains hidden throughout most of the world – with up to half of all people with diabetes globally remaining undiagnosed. Di...
Source: WHO EMRO News - November 14, 2017 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Workplace bullying and violence ‘increase risk of type 2 diabetes’
Being exposed to workplace bullying and violence may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, for both men and women, according to researchers from Scandinavia. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - November 14, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Are You One of the 33% With Prediabetes? 90% Don't Realize It
" Without intervention, 15% to 30% of people with prediabetes will develop Type 2 diabetes within the next five years, " said Heather Hodge, Director of Chronic Disease Prevention Programs at the YMCA (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 14, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Majority of diabetes patients ‘don’t feel in control of condition’
More than two thirds of patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes are not confident they are in control of their condition, a major new survey has suggested. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - November 14, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Psoriasis severity linked to increased risk of type 2 diabetes
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) People with psoriasis are at a higher risk to develop type 2 diabetes than those without psoriasis, and the risk increases dramatically based on the severity of the disease. Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found people with psoriasis that covers 10 percent of their body or more are 64 percent more likely to develop diabetes than those without psoriasis, independent of traditional risk factors such as body weight. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Workplace bullying increases risk of type 2 diabetes
Victims of workplace bullying and violence are at an elevated risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a new Danish study. This may be related to stress eating and stress hormones. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heterogeneous Hispanics: Tailor Care for Latino Diabetes Heterogeneous Hispanics: Tailor Care for Latino Diabetes
The terms'Hispanic'and'Latino'cover so many cultures and countries that preventing and treating type 2 diabetes in these populations will require a more customized approach, experts say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diabetes - signs you might have prediabetes and increased risk of STROKE
PREDIABETES is the stage before type 2 diabetes is diagnosed, when blood glucose levels are at warning levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A very low-calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes
A study from Yale and conducted on mice, showed that turning to a 500 to 800 calorie diet by cutting calorie intake by 75 percent lowered blood sugar levels and decreased fat content. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Lark's AI coach could help with weight loss, diabetes prevention
A new study reveals that artificial intelligence could be a useful tool to help patients prevent Type 2 diabetes. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 10, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

New Study Shows Antioxidant-Rich Foods Diminish Diabetes Risk New Study Shows Antioxidant-Rich Foods Diminish Diabetes Risk
A comprehensive French analysis finds a diet high in total antioxidants may decrease the risk of type 2 diabetes; fruits, vegetables, tea, and moderate consumption of wine were the main contributors.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: Do NOT ignore these warning signs of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
DIABETES can be a difficult disease to spot but there are certain warning signs people can look out for. Some of the symptoms of type 1 and type 2 diabetes include thrush and excessive thirst. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Insulin dependence in type 2 diabetes reduced by bariatric surgery
According to a study, presented at Obesity Week 2017, bariatric surgery, in addition to producing weightloss, also successfully leads to more type 2 diabetes patients no longer requiring insulin.Healio  (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 10, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: Drinking RED WINE could help LOWER risk of condition by almost a THIRD
TYPE 2 DIABETES symptoms could be warded off by adding red wine, dark chocolate and tea, according to new research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Drinking RED WINE could help LOWER risk of condition
TYPE 2 DIABETES symptoms could be warded off by adding red wine, dark chocolate and tea, according to new research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How type 2 diabetes can be reversed with a low-calorie diet
New research unveils the mechanism by which a diet very low in calories reverses type 2 diabetes in rodents. The findings may soon be confirmed in humans. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Rise in Type 2 diabetes in young people
With more than 30 million Americans and 500 million people worldwide diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, Dr. Robert Rizza, a?Mayo Clinic endocrinologist, says it's time to start calling Type 2 diabetes an epidemic. He says the fact that people are being diagnosed at younger ages more commonly than ever only strengthens the argument that the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 10, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Study reveals how a very low calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes
If confirmed in people, the insight provides potential new drug targets for treating this common chronic disease. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

New study claims statin drugs raise the risk of type-2 diabetes by almost 30%
(Natural News) Diabetes is one of the most common types of non-communicable diseases that kills millions of people yearly. Recent studies show that taking statins, or drugs that lower blood cholesterol, have a 30 percent chance in increasing the risk of developing type-2 diabetes. Medical personnel have always known of the side effects of these... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK Experts Set Top 10 Priorities for Type 2 Diabetes Research UK Experts Set Top 10 Priorities for Type 2 Diabetes Research
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Gestational Diabetes and Long-term Risk for CVD Gestational Diabetes and Long-term Risk for CVD
Dr JoAnn Manson comments on a recent study revealing that gestational diabetes is like a window into a woman's future risk for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Commentary Source Type: news

Certain factors are linked to sleep disturbance in patients with diabetes
(Wiley) In a Journal of Advanced Nursing study of 90 adults with type 2 diabetes, female gender, elevated blood sugar levels, neuropathic pain, and fatigue were related to sleep disturbance, even after controlling for factors such as age, diabetes duration, depressive symptoms, and distress. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diabetes is not genetic
She was a beautiful woman. A patient who was easy for me to relate to. When she started to weep, I understood. I’ve heard stories like hers hundreds of times since the beginning of my career, back in Lake Worth in 1992. Let me tell you why I think this is important for you. She said, “My doctor told me I have diabetes, and it’s incurable.” So I told her, you’re not broken. There is no gene for type 2 diabetes. The things we’ve been telling people about diabetes being genetic is just dead wrong. Research has shown that genetic predispositions for most chronic diseases explain very little ...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 7, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Natural Cures Nutrition Chronic diseases diabetes diet Glycemic glycemic index GMO grains high Glycemic foods low-glycemic food Syndrome Zero Source Type: news

Targeting a microRNA shows potential to enhance effectiveness of diabetes drugs
(University of Alabama at Birmingham) Researchers have found a vital role for miR-204 in beta cells -- regulating the cell surface receptor that is the target of many of the newer type 2 diabetes drugs, such as Byetta, Victoza, Trulicity, Januvia, Onglyza and Tradjenta. This drug target is the glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor, or GLP1R. Activation of GLP1R with these drugs helps the beta cell produce and secrete more insulin. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 7, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

RUDN University scientists have approved the role of zinc in type 2 diabetes mellitus
(RUDN University) Researchers from RUDN University and P. G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University have demonstrated the association between changes in the concentration of trace elements in blood (especially zinc) with prediabetes -- a condition preceding the disease. The obtained data suggest that zinc metabolism disorders play an important role in the development of the disease. The results of the study were published in Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 7, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Sustained Diabetes Prevention Achieved With Lifestyle Changes Sustained Diabetes Prevention Achieved With Lifestyle Changes
In individuals with prediabetes, lifestyle changes and weight loss or insulin-sensitizing medications slowed the progression to type 2 diabetes, in a large meta-analysis. Weight loss appears key.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery: Many Can Come Off Insulin Long Term Bariatric Surgery: Many Can Come Off Insulin Long Term
A retrospective follow-up finds 44% of obese patients with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes are able to stop insulin for 5 or more years after bariatric surgery.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news