Hormone Therapy Helps Weight Loss in Obese Patients with Diabetes

A new hormone injection may aid weight loss in obese patients with diabetes, possibly giving patients an alternative to gastric bypass surgery, a …

Study: Pregnant Women with Obesity and Diabetes at Greater Risk for Stillbirth

Women with diabetes and obesity who are pregnant are more likely to suffer a stillbirth, a new study from Scotland finds. For the study, researchers …

Expert Advice: How to Take Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes

By: Joy Pape, RN, BSN, CDE, WOCN, CFCN. Reviewed by Jason C. Baker, MD. Updated 7/30/19. Your skin is the largest organ of your body. Rather than …

Dietary Changes to Treat Fatty Liver Disease and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

If you have nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) or nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), your doctor may put you on a special diet designed to …

Symptoms of Fatty Liver and Dietary Strategies For Getting Rid Of Fatty Liver

There are two main forms of fatty liver disease: Non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFLD): Fat buildup in the liver that is not linked to drinking alcohol. …

Asthma Medication Stops Changes in Diabetic Retinopathy in Type 1 Diabetes

The asthma medication montelukast, also known as Singulair, can inhibit early changes in diabetic retinopathy, the eye disease which develops due to …

9 Stress Busters To Help You Keep Your Blood Sugars and Sanity In Check

Reviewed by Jason C. Baker, MD. Updated 7/26/19. Everyone knows stress is bad, but did you realize that high levels of stress can affect just about …

U Mich: A Blood Test May Predict Risk of Stroke in Patients with Diabetes

As many with diabetes know, having the condition is a risk factor for many other cardiovascular health conditions, one of them is a stroke. …

Compound in Cocoa Bean Shells May Reverse Obesity-Related Problems

Scientists may have discovered more reasons to love chocolate. A new study by researchers at the University of Illinois suggests that three of the …

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 …