Finding New Ways to Detect Risk of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Researchers from Joslin Diabetes Center have identified a genetic factor linked to the development of diabetic peripheral neuropathy, using a …

Farxiga Cuts Risk of Kidney Disease in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Astra Zeneca announced promising results of a phase 3 trial of Farxiga, which showed to reduce the progression of kidney disease or renal death in …

Undetected Diabetes Linked to Heart Attack and Gum Disease

People with undetected glucose disorders run a higher risk of both heart attack and gum disease, according to researchers at Karolinska Institutet in …

Irregular Sleep Patterns May be Linked to Metabolic Disorders

A new study has found that not sticking to a regular bedtime and wake-up schedule–and getting different amounts of sleep each night–can …

Watchful Waiting Reasonable for Patients with Diabetic Macular Edema and Good Vision

A new study finds people with center-involved diabetic macular edema, yet good vision, can safely forego immediate treatment of their eye condition …

Oral Diabetic Eye Disease Drug in Early Trials; Could One Day Replace Eye Injections

Verseon, a drug discovery company, presented promising preclinical study data for a new, oral diabetic eye drug that could lead to the first real …

Study: Certain Bacteria Associated with Un-resolving Diabetic Wounds

Whether a wound–such as a diabetic foot ulcer–heals or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, may depend …

Diabetic Drug Shown to Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease in Non-diabetic Patients

The commonly used diabetes drug metformin could reverse the harmful thickening of the heart muscle that leads to cardiovascular disease, according to …

Study: Drug Reduces Risk of Kidney Failure in People with Diabetes

A new landmark clinical trial from Standford Medicine shows that a drug lowers the risk of kidney failure by a third in people with Type 2 diabetes …

A New Molecule to Fight Type 2 Diabetes and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Scientists in Spain have found a new molecule, called EPB-53 could help fight Type 2 diabetes and the non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. According …