Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma and Cancer Metabolism Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma and Cancer Metabolism
A better understanding of the metabolic pathophysiology in pheochromocytomas/paragangliomas may lead to more targeted treatment for these tumors.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

ADT and Prolongation of QTc Interval in Prostate Cancer ADT and Prolongation of QTc Interval in Prostate Cancer
Could changes in QTc duration during androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer help explain the increased risk for cardiovascular events in these patients?Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Yorkshire Marathon 2018
The Yorkshire Marathon is one of the UK’s most popular marathons, with places selling out in five consecutive years. Demand in 2018 is  equally high, so we are delighted that the BTF has two dedicated places in this iconic race. To find out how you can take part in this event and help raise vital funds for the BTF at the same time, please email us on fundraising@btf-thyroid.org. (Source: The British Thyroid Foundation)
Source: The British Thyroid Foundation - June 17, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Featured Get Involved Source Type: news

Diabetes: Add these berries to your diet to avoid blood sugar spikes
DIABETES is a condition where the body can no longer control blood sugar levels. There are two main types: Diabetes type 1 which usually appears at birth and Diabetes type 2 which can appear in later life. If you ’re a sufferer, eating these berries could help you maintain your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes can be avoided with the right kind of diet – do you know which one?
(Natural News) If there’s any upside to the devastating prevalence of Type 2 diabetes in modern times, it’s the wealth of research into the disease the epidemic has inspired. There have been plenty of useful findings in recent years, although not all of them have gotten the publicity they deserve, especially those that threaten the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes diagnosis may signal early pancreatic cancer in older African-Americans, Latinos
(University of Southern California - Health Sciences) A new study from the Keck School of Medicine of USC shows that African-Americans and Latinos who are diagnosed with diabetes after age 50 have a more than threefold risk of developing pancreatic cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 17, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

The association between mediterranean diet and the risk of falls and physical function indices in older type 2 diabetic people varies by age - Tepper S, Alter Sivashensky A, Rivkah Shahar D, Geva D, Cukierman-Yaffe T.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Diabetes and dysglycemia increase the risk of frailty and decreased physical abilities. Adherence to the Mediterranean Diet (MD) may reduce this risk. We hypothesized that adherence to the MD is associated with physical function in old... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Eating this supplement could help lower your blood sugar levels
DIABETES is a condition where the body struggles to control blood sugar levels. There are several different forms including diabetes type 1, which appears after birth, and diabetes type 2, which may develop later in life. Adding this powder to your diet could help control your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Eat Baobab fruit extract to help lower blood sugar levels
DIABETES is a condition where the body struggles to control blood sugar levels. There are several different forms including diabetes type 1, which appears after birth, and diabetes type 2, which may develop later in life. Adding this powder to your diet could help control your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could platypus venom help to treat diabetes?
Sometimes, the solution to a problem comes from an unexpected place. Here is a case in point: platypus venom might soon play a role in treating diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Ties between researchers and alcohol producers prompt NIH to shut down study of moderate drinking
Does drinking a single serving of alcohol each day reduce the risk of developing cardiovascular disease or diabetes?Several observational studies suggest that it could. These reports have found that people who drink moderate amounts of alcohol were less likely to develop Type 2 diabetes and coronary... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - June 15, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Karen Kaplan Source Type: news

Diabetes Linked to Increased Risk for Parkinson's Diabetes Linked to Increased Risk for Parkinson's
The study may help improve understanding of mechanisms underlying Parkinson's disease and increase interest in the idea that diabetes drugs may slow the condition.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Testosterone Lawsuits; Stabilizing T1D; Bariatric Surgery Pill?
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - June 15, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Altered thyroid hormone levels increase gestational diabetes risk
According to a study, published in theJournal of Clinical Endocrinology& Metabolism, higher levels of triiodothyronine are associated with increased risk of gestational diabetes.Medscape (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Platypus hormone could lead to new diabetes therapy
Platypus GLP-1 is more resistant to degradation and may hold the key to safer and more effective treatments for type-2 diabetes, according to research led by the University of Adelaide.Medical Xpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vitamin D reduces risk of colon cancer
According to a study, published in theJournal of the National Cancer Institute, higher vitamin D levels are associated with a lower risk of colorectal cancer, particularly in women.NBC News (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Pesticide causes female-biased sex ratio in frogs
According to research, published inScientific Reports, a common endocrine-disrupting pesticide adversely affects reproduction in the West African clawed frog.Phys.org (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

New approach to Alzheimer's fight: Diabetes drugs
New research suggests that diabetes drugs might be an effective treatment for people with Alzheimer's. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal Government Must Tackle Rising Insulin Prices: AMA
Title: Federal Government Must Tackle Rising Insulin Prices: AMACategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/15/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes: Slurping this drink could lower your blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2, and other forms of the condition, happen when the body cannot control its blood sugar levels. It can be caused by a range of factors, including a poor diet and not exercising regularly. Drinking this tea can help lower your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes Emergency Relief Coalition honored for hurricane response
(The Endocrine Society) The Diabetes Emergency Relief Coalition, composed of the Endocrine Society and seven other leading diabetes care and research organizations, received an American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) 2018 Gold Power of A Award for helping to provide critical diabetes supplies to regions impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the Society announced today. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Leading health organizations collaborate with industry on new initiative to combat growing diabetes
(American Heart Association) The American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) today announced the start of a new multi-year collaborative initiative supported by founding sponsors Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly), and Novo Nordisk. The initiative's goal is to help people with type 2 diabetes reduce their risk of disability and death due to cardiovascular events such as heart attack and stroke. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Blood biomarkers as a diagnostic tool for obstructive sleep apnea
(Dove Medical Press) Obstructive sleep apnea is a condition causing daytime tiredness which can significantly impact a patient's quality of life and increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes. It is a common, chronic disorder that affects thousands of patients, yet recent studies show that many sufferers remain undiagnosed. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NHS England and diabetes organisations highlight the importance of getting language right
Leading diabetes organisations have teamed up with NHS England to promote a guide to help healthcare professionals navigate the often complex world of diabetes care and treat patients living with the disease sensitively. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Kids consume more than a year ’s sugar in six months
More than double recommendation consumed Related items fromOnMedica Tackling obesity ‘must be made a national priority’ UK lagging behind peers on child health We are ‘sitting on a young people’s health time bomb’ Diabetes will soon cost NHS £16.9bn Global cancer burden set to soar (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - these ingredients could REVERSE your high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 could be reversed by making some diet and lifestyle changes. One patient lowered her high blood sugar readings and prevented diabetes symptoms by adding these herbal supplements to her daily diet plan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Have a large waistline? You most likely have a vitamin D deficiency, according to this study
(Natural News) If you’re overweight, there are plenty of things you might worry about, from looking good in your clothes and brushing off cruel comments, to avoiding the serious health problems associated with your weight, like diabetes and cancer. However, a new study points to an often-overlooked issue facing many obese people that can have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Abnormal Thyroid Hormones Up Risk of Gestational Diabetes Abnormal Thyroid Hormones Up Risk of Gestational Diabetes
' Our study found that women with thyroid abnormalities in the first half of pregnancy are at an increased risk for gestational diabetes,'strengthening the argument for thyroid testing in early pregnancy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Eating lentils instead of rice or potatoes could lower blood sugar and help to prevent diabetes
Researchers at the University of Guelph in Canada found people who swapped half a portion of rice or potato with lentils had lower blood sugar after their meal than those who didn't have lentils. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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Diabetes type 2 - these ingredients could lower your risk of high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 could be reversed by making some diet and lifestyle changes. One patient lowered her high blood sugar readings and prevented diabetes symptoms by adding these herbal supplements to her daily diet plan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Technology Themes Will Be Center Stage at ADA in Orlando Technology Themes Will Be Center Stage at ADA in Orlando
Lots of new data on diabetes technology, including CGM, novel trial results in type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and a new women-centered initiative are among this year's highlights.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Ada 2018 ada 2018
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ADA 2018.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

T2DM Risk in Offspring Greater With T2DM Versus GDM Exposure
THURSDAY, June 14, 2018 -- In utero exposure to type 2 diabetes is associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes in offspring versus exposure to gestational diabetes, according to a study published online June 11 in JAMA Pediatrics. Brandy A.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Physical activity overcomes genetic propensity to obesity
According to a study, published inMenopause, physically active women in their 70s can maintain a healthy weight, despite genetic predisposition to obesity.Medscape (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Type-2 diabetes may predispose to Parkinson's disease
According to a study, presented at the American Academy of Neurology, patients with type-2 diabetes have a 31% greater risk of developing Parkinson's disease.Mirror (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Smoking and diabetes increases risk of impaired memory
According to a study, published inRadiology, people who smoke or have diabetes have an increased risk of calcification in brain regions important for memory.Science Daily (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Mild hypothyroidism in children increases risk of high cholesterol
According to a study, published inClinical Endocrinology, children with mild, subclinical hypothyroidism have a greater risk of having high total and non-HDL cholesterol levels.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

A Quick Planner for ADA A Quick Planner for ADA
ADA meeting veteran Gregory Nichols offers a guide to the upcoming ADA 78th Scientific Sessions and which sessions have sparked his interest.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Article Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Avoid eating this for breakfast to control blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 symptoms can be difficult to detect, but if the condition is left untreated it can result in more serious health problems. As well as regular exercise, eating a healthy, balanced diet can slash your risk of this type of diabetes and help control blood sugar levels. Avocado, eggs and almonds are all recommended foods to eat, but others should be avoided. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 1 diabetes advocates lambaste Oregon Prescription Drug Program
A Eugene-based organization said the program isn't passing along rebates to discount card holders in the form of the lowest prices available. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Health Tip: 4 Steps to Manage Diabetes
-- Every year, 1.7 million people in the United States are diagnosed with diabetes, the U.S. National Institutes of Health says. Left untreated, diabetes can lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, blindness and other health problems, the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 14, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Do Antipsychotic Meds for Kids Raise Diabetes Risk?
Title: Do Antipsychotic Meds for Kids Raise Diabetes Risk?Category: Health NewsCreated: 6/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - June 14, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Glucose Tolerance Test
Title: Glucose Tolerance TestCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 3/23/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Health Tip: 4 Steps to Manage Diabetes
Title: Health Tip: 4 Steps to Manage DiabetesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Can IV Fluids Harm the Brain of Those With Serious Diabetes Complication?
Title: Can IV Fluids Harm the Brain of Those With Serious Diabetes Complication?Category: Health NewsCreated: 6/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes Linked to Risk for Parkinson's Disease
Title: Diabetes Linked to Risk for Parkinson's DiseaseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes sufferers more likely to get Parkinson’s
TYPE 2 diabetes sufferers are a third more likely to be struck down with Parkinson ’s than the general population, research suggests. Breakthrough studies by British scientists show a clear link between the two devastating conditions with younger Type 2 sufferers most at risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Girls with high level of vitamin D have stronger muscles
(University of Southern Denmark Faculty of Health Sciences) Girls are stronger with higher levels of vitamin D, but the association was not found in boys. These are the results from a new large study from the Odense Child Cohort, recently published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. According to the study's first author, medical student Rada Faris Al-Jwadi, girls with low vitamin D have a 70 percent increased risk of being among the lowest 10 percent in a test for muscle strength. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Type 1 diabetes advocates lambaste Oregon Prescription Drug Program
A Eugene-based organization said the program isn't passing along rebates to discount card holders in the form of the lowest prices available. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 14, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news