Fecal Transplants Could be Used to Treat Gut Disorders, Including Diabetes

Fecal transplants are a routine treatment for nasty recurrent diarrheal infections, but trials for other conditions have hit a bum note. Now, …

Managing Diabetes and Close Relationships

By Jen Nash, DClinPsych With Valentine’s Day approaching, your thoughts may be turning to your nearest and dearest. Have you considered how …

Study: Mental Health Issues Linked to Diabetes Before Age 40

Those who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes before the age of 40 are twice as likely to be hospitalized for mental illness as those who develop …

New Risk Score Far More Effective for Diabetes Diagnosis

A new way of screening babies and adults for future risk of type 1 diabetes will be much more effective at identifying the condition than current …

Study: Following AHA’s Life’s Simple 7® May Reduce Diabetes Risk Significantly

It’s known that heart disease and diabetes often go hand in hand. Now, new research proves that following the American Heart Association’s …

Medical Detection Dogs Help Diabetes Patients Regulate Insulin Levels

New research from the U.K. finds that well-trained alert dogs have the potential to vastly improve the quality of life of people living with type 1 …

Saving Sight: Using AI to Diagnose Diabetic Eye Disease

Researchers have used artificial intelligence to support the instant diagnosis of one of the top causes of blindness, diabetes-related eye disease, …

Convincing Evidence that Type 2 Diabetes is a Cause of Erectile Dysfunction

Evidence that type 2 diabetes is a cause of erectile dysfunction has been found in a large-scale genomic study in the U.K. The study, led by the …

Skin Care: Prevention is the First, last, and best step in wound treatment

By: Joy Pape, RN, BSN, CDE, WOCN, CFCN We’re talking wound care and it can be a long talk. That’s how it can be with diabetes and wounds. It can …

Researchers Link Sleep Health to Insulin Resistance in Obese Teens

Researchers have identified a connection between overweight and obese teens’ sleep health and their insulin sensitivity. In what is believed to …