Type 2 diabetes: Mangoes contain powerful compounds that may lower blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes is a prevalent condition whereby a person must stave off the risk of high blood sugar levels. Eating mangoes could help lower blood sugar due to its powerful compounds. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Decoding breast milk to make better baby formula (video)
(American Chemical Society) What makes breast milk so good for babies? In this episode of Reactions, our host, Sam, chats with chemist Steven Townsend, Ph.D., who's trying to figure out which sugar molecules in breast milk make it so unique and difficult to mimic. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Coffee, green and black tea could lower blood sugar - drinks to avoid
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition that affects how your body processes blood glucose. Blood glucose, also known as blood sugar, is important because it's what fuels your brain and gives energy to your muscles and tissues. What you drink can either help or hinder this condition. What should you drink and what should be avoided? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study identifies opposite roles of sugars and fat on cellular immunotherapy of cancer
(Instituto de Medicina Molecular) The team led by Bruno Silva Santos, Principal Investigator iMM, discovered that the functions of a subtype of white blood cells - gamma delta T cells - are regulated by metabolic resources, namely sugars and fat. The results now published in the scientific journal Nature Immunology, open new avenues for the use of sugar metabolism in gamma-delta T cells as an effective tool in cellular immunotherapy of cancer, in addition to building further on the concept that high cholesterol levels are a barrier to its effectiveness. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - January 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 warning: 'Above average' urination is a warning sign of high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 is barely perceptible until high blood sugar levels start to encroach on bodily functions. When this happens, one of the first casualties is above average urination - do you experience this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Oranges and tomatoes key in managing blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes can feel like a minefield - what can you and can't you eat to get that delicate blood sugar level right? Dr Sarah Brewer exclusively revealed two food items to be adding into your shopping trolley. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Gastroparesis affects the vagus nerve & is a symptom of high blood sugar
TYPE 2 diabetes affects most parts of the body both internal and external. Sometimes the condition slows down digestion and this is known as gastroparesis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Simple sugars could contribute to feelings of fatigue - what are they?
TYPE 2 DIABETES could have you walking through life in a zombie-like state. Feelings of fatigue may intensify as blood sugar levels skyrocket. Simple sugars could be making it worse too, but what are they? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes diet: Best & worst food choices for breakfast to keep blood sugar healthy
TYPE 2 diabetes diet: Breakfast is critical when it comes to living with the condition. What are the best and worst foods for blood sugar levels? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High doses of saccharin don't lead to diabetes in healthy adults, study finds
(MediaSource) For those trying to live a healthy lifestyle, the choice between sugar and artificial sweeteners such as saccharin can be confusing. A new study led by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and The Ohio State University College of Medicine found the sugar substitute saccharin doesn't lead to the development of diabetes in healthy adults as previous studies have suggested. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Toxins In Marijuana Smoke May Be Harmful To Health, Dana-Farber Study Finds
(CNN) — Smoking weed may expose you to the same type of toxic chemicals found in tobacco smoke, a new study finds. People who only smoked marijuana had higher blood and urine levels of several smoke-related toxins such as naphthalene, acrylamide and acrylonitrile than nonsmokers, according to the study published Monday in the journal EClinicalMedicine. Naphthalene is associated with anemia, liver and neurological damage, while acrylamide and acrylonitrile have been associated with cancer and other health issues. “Marijuana use is on the rise in the United States with a growing number of states legalizing it for...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health CNN Dana Farber Cancer Institute Marijuana Source Type: news

Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health
A diet full of highly processed foods with added sugars and salt promoted gut microbes linked to obesity, heart disease and diabetes. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anahad O ’Connor Tags: Microbiology Research Digestive Tract Diet and Nutrition Obesity Weight Diabetes Heart Vegetables Cholesterol Health Foods Nature Medicine (Journal) Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes diet: Best and worst condiments & dressings which affect blood sugar level
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition whereby careful monitoring of one's diet is strongly recommended. Little thought is often put on different condiments, sauces and dressings which can majorly affect blood sugar levels. What are the best and worst condiments and sauces which play havoc on the blood sugar levels? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: The sleep problems that may signal high blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes is usually a stealthy predator - pouncing when you least expect it. This is because the effects of high blood sugar levels can take years to surface. When they do, signs may show up during sleep. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes warning - sugar-free drinks could increase your risk of diabetes
TYPE 2 diabetes is a chronic condition characterised by unruly blood sugar levels. Healthy dietary decisions hold the key to managing diabetes and reducing your risk of developing it in the first place. However, some dietary decisions can present hidden health risks, such as sugar-free drinks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When Soda Tax Repealed, Soda Sales Rebound: Study
THURSDAY, Jan. 7, 2021 -- After a short-lived tax on sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened beverages was repealed, consumption of sugary drinks in an Illinois County escalated again, according to a new study. The tax was pitched to reduce Cook... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Hearing loss could signal unhealthy blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition that causes too much sugar in the blood, and left undetected and untreated serious health complications can occur. One symptom to look out for, not often associated with the condition, is hearing loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes warning: Does eating meat raise diabetes risk? What the research says
TYPE 2 diabetes is a chronic condition characterised by unstable blood sugar levels. Poor dietary decisions can increase your risk of type 2 diabetes and evidence highlights the dangers of red meat consumption. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Worried you haven't got the willpower to lose weight? These three walked away from Type 2 diabetes
Jan Mather, 64, a retired university lecturer from North Yorkshire, has lost more than 6st (39kg) and halved her blood sugar levels in a weight-loss journey that started a year and a half ago. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Extra virgin olive oil found to lower blood sugar more than other oils
TYPE 2 diabetes can lead to heart disease, kidney damage and eye damage if left untreated, so what can you do to keep the condition in check? Dietary changes are important, and when it comes to the best cooking oil to use, extra virgin olive oil has been found to be one of the better oils to use. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Severe sepsis predicted by common protein
(University of Connecticut) A sugar-binding protein could fuel terrible inflammation and worsen sepsis, a disease that kills more than 270,000 people every year in the US alone, reports a team of researchers led by immunologists at UConn Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ohio State routs Clemson in Sugar Bowl, will play Alabama in national title game
Ohio State advanced to the college football national championship game with a rout of Clemson in the Sugar Bowl and the College Football... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clemson vs. Ohio State: Tigers LB James Skalski ejected from Sugar Bowl after brutal hit on Justin Fields
Fields went down with 5:57 to play in the second quarter (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ohio State Starting Left Guard Harry Miller Out For Sugar Bowl Vs. Clemson
Harry Miller, Ohio State's starting left guard, will sit out the Sugar Bowl after testing positive for coronavirus. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ohio State offensive lineman Harry Miller will miss Sugar Bowl
NEW ORLEANS — The challenge for the Ohio State offensive line will be a little bigger in the Sugar Bowl. Starting left guard Harry... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Five reasons Ohio State will beat Clemson in the Sugar Bowl
The day is here. After such a sour taste at the end of the Fiesta Bowl for Ohio State in 2019, redemption is on the doorstep, and it... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sugar Bowl Preview: Ohio State Seeks Elusive Win Against Clemson in College Football Playoff Semifinal Rematch
Ohio State gets its shot at redemption against Clemson on Friday night as the Buckeyes meet in the College Football Playoff for the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Expert endocrinologist explains how to manage blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 DIABETES can arise from hyperinsulinemia, explained Consultant Endocrinologist Dr Efthimia Karra. Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, the diabetes expert has detailed how to manage blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ryan Day on Ohio State football ’s Sugar Bowl roster: ‘The plane’s a bit more full than it was a week ago’
Ohio State football arrived in New Orleans on Thursday afternoon for Friday's Sugar Bowl against Clemson. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: The best breakfast options to manage blood sugar levels
A TYPE 2 DIABETES diagnosis may come at you unexpectedly. Should it happen, you will need to keep blood sugar levels under control, but how do you do that? Your diet is critical. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Dietary Guidelines Omit Sugar, Alcohol Intake
New Dietary Guidelines Omit Recommended Cuts to Sugar, Alcohol Intake (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - December 30, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Dietary guidelines for infants and toddlers suggest no added sugar under age 2
(Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - December 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila receives DCGI nod for NAFLD drug Saroglitazar Mg in India
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is a progressive disease of the liver, which starts with fat accumulation in the liver in patients who do not consume alcohol or take it in insignificant amounts, but have risk factors such as overweight or obesity, diabetes mellitus (high blood sugar), hypertension (high blood pressure) or dyslipidemia (abnormal blood lipids). (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - December 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Dietary Guidelines Omit Recommended Cuts to Sugar, Alcohol New Dietary Guidelines Omit Recommended Cuts to Sugar, Alcohol
Officials took a'make every bite count'philosophy but rejected a scientific advisory committee's recommendations to cut allowances for added sugars and alcohol.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Alert Source Type: news

U.S. Diet Guidelines Sidestep Scientific Advice to Cut Sugar and Alcohol
The government ’s new nutritional recommendations arrive amid a pandemic that has taken a huge toll on American health. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: your-feed-science Diet and Nutrition Alcoholic Beverages Science and Technology Obesity Weight Pregnancy and Childbirth Breastfeeding Men and Boys Women and Girls Oils and Fats Diabetes Omega-3 Fatty Acids Agriculture Department Source Type: news

New Dietary Guidelines for Americans Ignore Recommendations on Sugar, Alcohol
TUESDAY, Dec. 29, 2020 -- The Trump administration rejected a scientific advisory group's advice Tuesday that people further reduce their added sugar and alcohol intake as part of the 2020 update to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. An... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 29, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Trump administration rejects stricter advice on alcohol, added sugars
The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee recommended in June that the guidelines should urge men to cut back on alcohol. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Blurred vision and floaters in the eyes are signs of high blood sugar
TYPE 2 diabetes affects a wide range of body parts which goes to show how dangerous the condition could be. In fact, if left untreated, high blood sugar levels could cause vision loss. What are the two signs found in the eyes warning your blood sugar levels are too high? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sources of High Glycemic Index Foods in Diets of US Children Sources of High Glycemic Index Foods in Diets of US Children
What are the top sources of added sugars and types of high glycemic index foods in diets of U.S. children, and how to they differ by race/ethnicity?Preventing Chronic Disease (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Sugars influence cell-to-surface adhesion
(University of M ü nster) An international team of researchers examined how movement and adhesion in the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii can be manipulated. To this end, the researchers altered the sugar modifications in proteins on the cell surface. As a result, the so-called adhesion force was also altered. The results have now been published in the open access scientific journaleLife. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - December 29, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Generic of Drug Used to Treat Severe Hypoglycemia
The FDA has approved the first generic of glucagon for injection for the treatment of severe hypoglycemia (very low blood sugar), which may occur in patients with diabetes mellitus. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - December 28, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Generic of Drug Used to Treat Severe Hypoglycemia
December 28, 2020 -- Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first generic of glucagon for injection USP, 1 mg/vial packaged in an emergency kit, for the treatment of severe hypoglycemia (very low blood sugar), which may occur in... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 28, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Are your feet always cold? It could indicate high blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition which is prevalent throughout the world. Having cold feet, no matter the weather could indicate nerve damage caused by high blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supermarkets in England to be barred from displaying unhealthy food and drinks at checkouts or using them in buy one, get one free...
No 10 also plans to stop multi-buy offers on foodstuffs high in sugar and fat from 2022 to tackle obesity crisis (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Faecal incontinence may signal your blood sugar levels are too high
DIABETES type 2 turns sinister when blood sugar levels are left to rise without regulation. One warning sign that your blood sugar levels are consistently too high is faecal incontinence. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 : Wild rice shown to lower blood sugar by reducing insulin resistance
DIABETES type 2 is a chronic condition whereby the threat of high blood sugar levels constantly lurk. Wild rice has been shown to control blood sugar control and reduce insulin resistance. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Green tea consumption helps to lower blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition where a person needs to be extra cautious with what they consume. Adding green tea to your everyday diet will help to lower your blood sugar levels and reduce any serious health risks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sugary Drinks May Be Bad for Aging
Consumption of both sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened drinks was tied to an increased risk for frailty in women over 60. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Women and Girls Sugar Artificial Sweeteners Beverages Longevity Medicine and Health PLoS Medicine (Journal) Source Type: news

European Commission approves Roche ’s Phesgo (fixed-dose combination of Perjeta and Herceptin for subcutaneous injection) for people with HER2-positive breast cancer
Basel, 23 December 2020 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the European Commission has approved Phesgo®, a fixed-dose combination of Perjeta® (pertuzumab) and Herceptin® (trastuzumab) with hyaluronidase, administered by subcutaneous (SC; under the skin) injection for the treatment of early and metastatic HER2-positive breast cancer.“This approval represents a significant step forward in the treatment of HER2-positive breast cancer,” said Levi Garraway, M.D., Ph.D., Roche’s Chief Medical Officer and Head of Global Product Development. “The innovation of Phesgo...
Source: Roche Media News - December 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news