New Device: Regenerative Bandage May Heal Wounds Safer; Faster

A simple cut or wound with someone with diabetes can become a very serious situation if left untreated. A team researchers at Northwestern University …

How to Test Ketones For Diabetes

If you live with diabetes, then there is no doubt that you know how crucial it is to check your blood on a regular basis.  But you should also keep …

Weight Gain: Can It Really Cause Diabetes?

Health experts have stated there will be a rise in the number of people who gain weight over the next twenty years. Such an increase will bring about …

Can Stress Cause Diabetes?

No doubt, one of the natural elements of life is stress, and this is a situation that almost everyone faces in one capacity or the other on a daily …

Can Diabetes Cause Weight Loss?

Research has shown that there is a link between diabetes and sudden weight loss. In fact, most patients who were eventually diagnosed with this …

Can Diabetes Cause Itching?

Whether diabetes causes itching is a common question among people living with diabetes, especially those with type 2.  The short answer to the …

Diabetes Linked to Significant Increased Risk for Parkinson’s Disease

Men and women with type 2 diabetes have a significantly increased chance of developing Parkinson’s disease later in life, a major British study …

Expert Advice: Combating Diabetes and Depression

It’s known that if you have either type 1 or type 2 diabetes, you have an increased risk of developing depression.  The good news is that there is …

Diabetic Retinopathy: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 5/18. Overview Diabetic retinopathy is a diabetes complication that affects the eyes.  It’s caused by damage to …

Glow-in-the-Dark Contact Lens Could One Day Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy

Researchers at Cal Tech in Pasadena, Calif., are developing a new device that may one day prevent diabetic retinopathy, the leading cause of vision …