Diabetes During Pregnancy Linked to Early Onset of Cardiovascular Disease in Offspring

Children of mothers with diabetes have increased rates of early-onset cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to a new observational study from …

Taming chronic inflammation may reduce illness; save lives

Scientists from 22 institutions, including UCLA, are recommending the early diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of severe chronic inflammation to …

Diabetic Foot Wounds: High-Tech Solutions; Teamwork Make a Difference

By: David G. Armstrong, University of Southern California What if someone told you that there’s a disease you could catch where you couldn’t feel …

Hops Compounds Found to Help Metabolic Syndrome; Reduce Microbiome Diversity

Compounds from hops may combat metabolic syndrome by changing the gut microbiome and altering the metabolism of acids produced in the liver, new …

Cannabis Use Linked With Increased Risk for Diabetic Ketoacidosis in T1D Adults

Adults with Type 1 diabetes may be twice as likely to develop diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) when they use cannabis regularly than when they avoid the …

Could a “Smart Toilet” Predict Your Risk for Diabetes and Other Conditions?

Wearable, smart technologies are transforming the ability to monitor and improve health, but a decidedly low-tech commodity — the humble toilet …

Researchers Further Investigate Diabetes and Alzheimer’s Disease Link

Type 2 diabetes increases Alzheimer’s disease risk by about two-fold. To better understand the connection, researchers are exploring the …

Study: Why Respiratory Infections are More Serious in Those with Diabetes

Researchers from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have demonstrated in a new study …

Farxiga Approved to Prevent Risk of Heart Failure in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

AstraZeneca today announced that the U.S. FDA has approved Farxiga (dapagliflozin) to reduce the risk of hospitalization for heart failure in adults …

Expert Advise: A Guide to Taking Better Care of Your Feet

Your feet are important parts of your body. Yet, we often give them the least amount of attention. Foot health is important when you have diabetes, …