Gene Transfer Improves Diabetes-Linked Heart Ailment

Researchers with the VA San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego have shown that a gene transfer technique can combat …

7 Simple Ways to Lower High Triglyceride Levels

You may have heard the word “triglycerides,” maybe at the doctor’s office, and on your lab results. What are they? And if your …

Study: Boosting Bone Health in Postmenopausal Women with Diabetes

Walking downhill after eating can reduce bone resorption, the process in which old bone is broken down and removed from the body, in postmenopausal …

Study: Older Adults with type 1 diabetes often not aware of hypoglycemia

Older adults with Type 1 diabetes typically have low blood sugar, or hypoglycemia, for more than an hour a day, suggests new research. Those who are …

Study: Unsuccessful Pregnancies More likely if Diabetes Not Diagnosed

Women who develop diabetes in pregnancy but are not diagnosed are much more likely to experience stillbirth than women without the condition, …

Aerpio Pharmaceuticals Study for Diabetic Retinopathy Does Not Meet Endpoints

Aerpio Pharmaceuticals, a company focused on developing drugs to treat ocular diseases and diabetic complications, today announced top-line results …

Diabetes drug effective against heart failure in wide spectrum of patients

The cardiovascular benefits of the diabetes drug dapagliflozin extend across a wide spectrum of patients and are especially pronounced in those with …

What You Need to Know about the Link Between Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer

Award-winning American game show host of “Jeopardy!” Alex Trebek announced his diagnosis with stage IV pancreatic cancer earlier this …

Study: Dementia Presents Itself Differently Across Populations

A major new study from the Unversity of California, Davis Alzheimer’s Center has uncovered dramatic differences in the brains of Hispanics with …

Caring for Loved Ones with Dementia: Understanding the Role of Senior Care

Caring for a loved one past a certain age can be a difficult task, whether you are the person’s spouse, adult-child, or in-law. Care for …