Medical News Today: Are eggs good for people with diabetes?
Eggs are a good source of protein for people with diabetes. They contain little carbohydrate and may improve fasting blood glucose levels. Learn more about the link between eggs and diabetes here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

A Guide to Improving Insulin Access for Patients With T1D A Guide to Improving Insulin Access for Patients With T1D
Dr Tridgell is an active advocate for affordable access to insulin. Here, he lays out concrete steps clinicians can take to improve insulin access for patients with type 1 diabetes.Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Article Source Type: news

Can Eating Dessert Be Good for Your Diet?
The case against dessert seems open and shut. The sugar that makes treats so sweet has been linked to weight gain and chronic diseases ranging from type 2 diabetes to cancer; many desserts also have an abundance of saturated fats, which potentially harm the heart, and plenty of empty calories. But some studies are suggesting that having dessert every once in a while — the real, indulgent kind, not the cut-up fresh-fruit kind — may actually be a useful tool for eating more healthfully, when it’s used strategically. It turns out that picking dessert first — instead of after a meal, like most of us do ...
Source: TIME: Health - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Study: ACA allowed people with diabetes to be insured after previous denials
The Affordable Care Act opened a pathway to health insurance for many people with diabetes who were previously denied coverage, a new study says. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Infrared smartphone cameras can detect diabetic foot ulcers
Research, published inDiabetes Research and Clinical Practice, suggests that infrared smartphone cameras can effectively detect diabetic foot ulcers, which may enhance daily clinical practice.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Gut viruses may increase diabetes risk
Research, published inScientific Reports, suggests that high levels of intestinal enteroviruses may increase type-1 diabetes risk in children.Science Daily (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vitamin D may lower the risk of preeclampsia
Research, published inClinical Nutrition, suggests that vitamin D sufficiency may lower preeclampsia risk in pregnant women.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Obesity may lower the effectiveness of vitamin D supplements
Research, published in theJournal of Bone and Mineral Research, suggests that obesity may lower the effectiveness of vitamin D supplementation.News Medical (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

New therapy approach may improve diabetes treatment
Research, published inCell Metabolism, suggests that eliminating damaged beta cells that can no longer produce insulin may be an effective treatment for type-1 diabetes. Independant (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - the best Chinese and Indian takeaway swaps to prevent high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle changes. You could prevent high blood sugar symptoms and signs by making these small changes to your usual Chinese or Indian takeaway order. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How diabetes causes muscle loss
(Kobe University) Diabetes is associated with various health problems including decline in skeletal muscle mass. A Japanese research group revealed that elevation of blood sugar levels leads to muscle atrophy and that two proteins play key roles in this phenomenon. These findings were published on Feb. 21 in the online edition of JCI Insight. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nanotechnology breakthrough helps diabetics track their blood sugar levels
(Natural News) Patients with Type 1 diabetes can thank Oregon-based researchers for developing a wearable medical device that works like an artificial pancreas. 3D printed instead of built, its nano sensors keep a constant eye on blood glucose levels, so that it can deliver insulin and glucagon to the patient whenever necessary. The new device was designed by researchers... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes Drugs and Cardioprotection: 8 Questions on Key Trials
(Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - February 22, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Grace Halsey Source Type: news

Acupuncture Tied to Less Bothersome Hot Flashes in Menopause
(MedPage Today) -- Randomized analysis lacked a comparator group, however (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

FDA Advances Regulation to Ensure Sunscreen Safety, Efficacy
Proposed rule will help consumers better understand what the sunscreens they are buying can actually do (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 22, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Institutional, Source Type: news

Making Patients With Obesity the Enemy Is Never Acceptable Making Patients With Obesity the Enemy Is Never Acceptable
Obesity is a complex, chronic disease that should not be characterized in a dismissive fashion by medical professionals, experts caution.Letters to the Editor (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Article Source Type: news

Buying Insulin Over-the-Counter at Walmart Common Practice Buying Insulin Over-the-Counter at Walmart Common Practice
Surveys conducted with Walmart and other pharmacy chains reveal that many patients with diabetes are turning to Walmart's own, less expensive over-the-counter human insulin.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - February 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, commonly associated with diabetes, increases the risk of heart disease, and liver, colorectal, and breast cancers
(Natural News) In a new study that was published in the Journal of Hepatology, researchers were able to surmise that nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is not only associated with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), but also to cancers that have nothing to do with the liver, such as colorectal and breast cancers. “NAFLD is a very... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
Increased hospital market concentration tied to reduced quality in patient satisfaction measures (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 21, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Cancer and the Dating Game; Lessons Learned From Loss; Warning From the Grave
(MedPage Today) -- News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - February 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Disparities in Diabetes Prevalence Among Native Hawaiians/Other Pacific Islanders and Asians in Hawai'i
(Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease)
Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease - February 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Public Health Source Type: news

More Young Women Are Having Heart Attacks, Study Says. This Could Be Why
Younger women are having more heart attacks, and accounted for nearly a third of all female heart attack patients in recent years, according to a recent study. The news compounds a string of recent findings that have pointed to poorer overall health for young American women. “Women now, compared to younger women generations before them, are less healthy,” says study co-author Melissa Caughey, a cardiovascular epidemiologist and instructor at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine. “It’s probably reflective of poorer health in general.” The study, which appeared in a sp...
Source: TIME: Health - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime Research Source Type: news

PhD studentship in Nottingham
Applications are open for a PhD Studentships at Nottingham Trent University titled: The gut microbiota as a novel nutritional target to influence systemic inflammation associated with prevalent health disorders.Deadline for applications is01 March 2019.Find out more and how to apply. (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

AHA News: Diabetes Remains Dangerous Despite Modern Medicine
Title: AHA News: Diabetes Remains Dangerous Despite Modern MedicineCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/21/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - February 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Certain factors linked with higher risk of infection after orthopaedic surgery
(Wiley) In an International Wound Journal study of 4,818 older patients undergoing elective orthopaedic surgeries, five risk factors were linked with an increased risk of developing surgical site infections, including diabetes, morbid obesity, tobacco smoking, prolonged surgical duration, and lower serum albumin levels prior to surgery. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Should diabetics swap sugar for sweetener? The truth revealed
TYPE 2 diabetes sufferers are advised to cut down on the amount of sugar they consume in order to control the condition. It may seem sensible to replace sugar with sweetener, but artificial sweeteners have also proved somewhat controversial in the health world. So should diabetic people swap sugar for sweetener? One doctor explains. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Should people with diabetes swap sugar for sweetener? The truth revealed
TYPE 2 diabetes sufferers are advised to cut down on the amount of sugar they consume in order to control the condition. It may seem sensible to replace sugar with sweetener, but artificial sweeteners have also proved somewhat controversial in the health world. So should diabetic people swap sugar for sweetener? One doctor explains. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Natural remedies are working: Dementia rates among older people who stay active mentally and physically are dropping
(Natural News) Cases of dementia in the U.S. have significantly dropped in the last decade. The dip is attributed to an increase in mental and physical activity among older adults, research notes. Additionally, this was observed despite the upswing of diseases previously linked to the onset of dementia such as diabetes, hypertension and obesity. According... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Interval Training May Be Best for Weight Loss Interval Training May Be Best for Weight Loss
Individuals who perform interval training, especially sprint interval training, appear to lose more weight than those who do moderate-intensity continuous exercise, suggests a meta-analysis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Abbott, Novo Nordisk ink deal for digital diabetes tools
Abbott (NYSE:ABT) said today that it inked a non-exclusive deal to integrate insulin dose data from Novo Nordisk‘s (NYSE:NVO) pre-filled and connected pens with its FreeStyle Libre mobile app and cloud-based system. The companies touted that integrating the products will allow healthcare professionals, caregivers and users to easily view glucose and insulin data, as well as make more informed treatment decisions. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Abbott, Novo Nordisk ink deal for digital diabetes tools appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - February 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Business/Financial News Diabetes Drug-Device Combinations Featured mHealth (Mobile Health) Pharmaceuticals Wall Street Beat Abbott Novo Nordisk Source Type: news

Hygieia wins FDA clearance for insulin management app
Hygieia said today that it won 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its insulin management app designed to optimize insulin dosing among people with Type 2 diabetes. The Michigan-based company touted its product as the first insulin management mobile app that can titrate individualized doses for all types of insulin regimens. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Hygieia wins FDA clearance for insulin management app appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - February 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: 510(k) Diabetes Drug-Device Combinations Featured Food & Drug Administration (FDA) mHealth (Mobile Health) Pharmaceuticals Regulatory/Compliance Hygieia Source Type: news

Apollo Endosurgery touts results of stomach-stapling study
  Apollo Endosurgery’s OverStitch device Apollo Endosurgery (NSDQ:APEN) has reported key data from 1,000 patients who underwent endoscopic gastroplasty using the company’s OverStitch device. Published in the journal Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the data include a mean total weight loss of 14.8%±8.5% at 18 months. Three months following surgery, the impact on obesity-related comorbidities included the complete remission of: 13 of 17 cases of type 2 diabetes. All 28 cases of hypertension. 18 of 32 cases of dyslipidemia. Get the full story on our sister site, Medical Design & Outsour...
Source: Mass Device - February 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Clinical Trials Endoscopic / Arthroscopic News Well Surgical Weight loss Apollo Endosurgery Source Type: news

Abbott and Novo Nordisk Enter Partnership to Provide Integrated Digital Solution to People with Diabetes Using Insulin
Collaboration will enable insulin data to be shared between Novo Nordisk connected insulin pens and digital health tools compatible(i) with FreeStyle Libre portfolio of products (Source: Abbott.com)
Source: Abbott.com - February 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hygieia Receives 510(k) Clearance from FDA for Phone App That Enhances Company's d-Nav Insulin Guidance Service
First Insulin-Management App Able to Titrate All Types of Insulin Regimens for People with Type 2 Diabetes and Connect To Any Glucose Meter That Shares Data with the Cloud LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 20, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Hygie... Devices, Endocrinology, FDA Hygieia , insulin-management app, d-Nav Insulin Guidance (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ROKIT Healthcare Announces a Novel Application of Dermal Regeneration Platform Using Proprietary Three-Dimensional Bioprinting Strategy
Applications of the treatment will expand to different indications in need to regenerative therapeutic strategies, including scar removal, burns, and pressure/diabetic foot ulcers SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 20, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Networ... Regenerative Medicine ROKIT Healthcare, INVIVO , 3D bioprinter, biofabrication (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AHA News: Diabetes Remains Dangerous Despite Modern Medicine
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- Despite medical advances, having diabetes is still linked to a higher risk of dying from cardiovascular disease, new research shows. It's long been known that diabetes -- a condition... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 20, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Eating Nuts Tied to Reduced CVD Incidence, Death in T2DM Patients
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20, 2019 -- Higher consumption of nuts, especially tree nuts, is associated with reduced cardiovascular disease (CVD) incidence and mortality among patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Feb. 19 in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Deep Learning-Enhanced Device Detects Diabetic Retinopathy
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20, 2019 -- A deep learning-enhanced device can accurately detect diabetic retinopathy (DR), according to a study published online Feb. 14 in Diabetes Care. For people with type 2 diabetes visiting a primary care screening program,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Increase stroke risk in transgender women receiving hormone therapy
Research, published inCirculation, suggests that hormone therapy increases the risk of stroke in transgender women.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Polycystic ovary syndrome may increase sleep disorder risk
Research, published in theEuropean Journal of Endocrinology, suggests that polycystic ovary syndrome may double the risk of obstructive sleep apnea.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Sunlight may decrease diabetes risk
Research, published inThe Journal of Clinical Endocrinology& Metabolism, suggests that sunlight exposure may decrease the risk of type-2 diabetes.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Safer stem cells may improve diabetes treatment
Stem cells, designed to only survive when they become insulin producing cells, may improve diabetes treatment, according to research published inStem Cell Reports. MedicalXpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Nut consumption may lower risk of heart disease in diabetes patients
Research, published inCirculation Research, suggests that eating nuts may lower the risk of heart disease in diabetes patients.Daily Mail (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Abbott and Novo Nordisk enter partnership to provide integrated digital solution to people with diabetes using insulin
Abbott and Novo Nordisk today announced a non-exclusive partnership that will integrate insulin dose data from Novo Nordisk pre-filled and durable connected pens directly into the digital health tools compatible with the FreeStyle Libre system (FreeStyle LibreLink[1] mobile app and LibreView[2] cloud-based system). (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Novo Nordisk Business and Industry Source Type: news

Abbott and Novo Nordisk Enter Partnership to Provide Integrated Digital Solution to People with Diabetes Using Insulin
Abbott and Novo Nordisk today announced a non-exclusive partnership that will integrate insulin dose data from Novo Nordisk pre-filled and durable connected pens directly into the digital health tools compatible with the FreeStyle Libre system (FreeStyle LibreLink[1] mobile app and LibreView[2] cloud-based system). (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Walnuts, Almonds Help the Hearts of Those With Type 2 Diabetes
Title: Walnuts, Almonds Help the Hearts of Those With Type 2 DiabetesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Making a Difference in Adrenal Fatigue Making a Difference in Adrenal Fatigue
What is meant by the term'adrenal fatigue', and how should you counsel patients who present with this concern?Endocrine Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Viruses that linger in the gut could trigger type 1 diabetes
(Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health) Researchers at the Center for Infection and Immunity (CII) at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, provide new evidence supporting an association between elevated levels of enteroviruses in the intestinal tracts of children and islet autoimmunity, a precursor to type 1 diabetes. The paper appears in the journal Scientific Reports. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - the one exercise you should do after a meal to prevent high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 risk could be lowered by making some changes to your exercise for diet plans. You could reduce your chances of high blood sugar symptoms and signs by doing this quick exercise after eating a big meal. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Liberal Glucose Management Feasible in GDM
(MedPage Today) -- Study finds no difference in tight versus liberalized approach and neonatal hypoglycemia (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news