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Suppression of diabetes by accumulation of non–islet-specific CD8+ effector T cells in pancreatic islets

AAAS login provides access to <i>Science</i> for AAAS members, and access to other journals in the <i>Science</i> family to users who have purchased individual …

Diabetes

Three Sneaky Reasons Your A1C Levels Fluctuate

When you’ve lived with type 2 diabetes for a while, you become a pro at managing your glucose levels. You know that it’s best to limit carbs, …

Diabetes

Breaking down diabetes: Insulin, unwelcome, but underutilized - Scope

During my medical training in the 1990s, I was taught that insulin was a last resort after patients with Type 2 diabetes had “failed” oral …

Introducing the New CGM by Metronom

Metronom Health, founded in 2010, recently announced that they are poised to bring a new CGM to the market.<p>They are promising a product that is an …

Why You May Want to Avoid These 2 Types of Blood Pressure Meds

For people with high blood pressure, fluctuating readings are a warning sign that you might need to change medication.<p>New research presented today at …

Cigna's $54 Billion Purchase Of Express Scripts Could Upend The Prescription Drug Market

This morning, the health insurer Cigna announced that it plans to buy pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts for $54 billion. And with that move – long-telegraphed but seismic – the market for prescription drugs could change dramatically. The big question: will patients benefit, or will this just …

Pharma

Proteins associated with diabetic complications and increased heart disease identified

Protein pathways that are closely linked to changes in both triglyceride and hemoglobin A1c levels in diabetic patients have been identified in new …

Unique inflammation patterns emerging in patients with type 1 diabetes

Analysis of the inflammation-promoting proteins in the blood of patients with type 1 diabetes and related kidney disease indicates that the promoters …

Fighting child diabetes with fun!

Every year, approximately 80,000 children are diagnosed with type-1 diabetes across the world (close to 19% of them are American children). Designing …

T1D Research in Action

Jeffrey Millman, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, opens his lab to local T1D familiesDr. Jeff Millman may not have a family connection with …

Type 1 Diabetes

Semaglutide Can Prove To Be A Very Profitable Drug For Novo Nordisk In Future Years

Novo Nordisk is working hard to develop the anti-obesity market across the world.<p>Saxenda has already emerged as a leading anti-obesity medication in …

FDA admits statin drugs cause diabetes, memory loss

(NaturalNews) All those doctors and medical experts who have expressed support for handing out statin drugs like candy or adding them to drinking …

Doctors' group issues controversial type 2 diabetes guidance

The American College of Physicians (ACP) has issued new guidance on managing type 2 diabetes -- including relaxing the long-term blood sugar target …

Glucostat Discovery Has Implications for Diabetes Regenerative Therapies | GEN

Researchers in Sweden and the U.S. report new insights into how the human body sets its target blood glucose level—the glycemic set point—and say …

Novel subgroups of adult-onset diabetes and their association with outcomes: a data-driven cluster analysis of six variables

We stratified patients into five subgroups with differing disease progression and risk of diabetic complications. This new substratification might …

Researchers Identify Five Different Types of Diabetes, Not Just Type 1 and Type 2

For many years, diabetes cases have largely been classified as either type 1 or type 2. But a new study suggests that there may actually be five …

Diabetes

Tidepool, Eli Lilly, and the Big Picture

Tidepool has entered into a partnership with Eli Lilly to provide use of the Tidepool Clinical Study Platform and access to anonymized datasets made …

Low carbohydrate diet in type 1 diabetes, long-term improvement and adherence: A clinical audit

Abstract<p>Background<p>Reduction of dietary carbohydrates and corresponding insulin doses stabilizes and lowers mean blood glucose in individuals with …

How to Eliminate Audio Noise with Adobe Audition and Premiere Pro

A huge part of shooting video is audio. No one wants to look at footage with poor sound with distracting background noise. But thanks to Steven …

Tutorials

The ACA Repeal & Medicaid: What Would it Look Like For Patients with Diabetes?

President Obama’s signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), has touched the lives of nearly every American. Over 20 million people are …

Health Care

Diabetes breakthrough as first ‘artificial pancreas’ goes on sale early this year

A ‘breakthrough’ device which has been described as an ‘artificial pancreas’ is to go on sale this year – allowing diabetic patients ‘greater …

New treatments, new mental health focus for diabetes

Upgrading the standard of care for diabetes, the American Diabetes Association now recommends a stronger focus on mental health problems associated …

Long-Sought 'Attack' Signal in Type 1 Diabetes Identified

In people with type 1 diabetes, the body wages a ruthless campaign of destruction against certain cells in the pancreas because it mistakes them for …

Soaring insulin prices prompt insurance shift

<i>Corrections and clarifications:</i><i>This story has been updated to reflect fact that Basaglar can’t be used in an insulin pump.</i><p>Many parents of diabetic children and adults suffering with type 1 or type 2 diabetes are bracing for changes in insurance coverage of their insulin next year, as prices of the …

Pharma

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Nutrition

OneTouch Vibe™ Plus Insulin Pump Earns FDA Approval and Health Canada License and is First Pump Integrated with the Dexcom G5® Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitor

<i>New system to enable exceptional glucose measuring accuracy and precise insulin delivery for even the most insulin-sensitive people with …

Review: Lexar JumpDrive C20i Flash Drive

Here's a true story. It's Thanksgiving. We're getting the kids packed for dinner with friends across town. We know it's going to be football or some …

10 Delicious Low-Carb Dinner Recipes

Spicy Shrimp Kebabs with Cilantro-Ginger Aioli<p>Marinate jumbo shrimp for at least an hour in a spicy marinade before throwing them on the grill--we …