Gestational Diabetes May Predispose to Postpartum Depression Symptoms

Mothers diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus have an elevated risk of developing postpartum depression symptoms, according to a new Finnish …

Periods of fasting can protect against obesity and diabetes

Scientists at the Salk Institute found that mice lacking the biological clocks thought to be necessary for a healthy metabolism could still be …

FDA Issues Warning About Rare Infection with Commonly Used Diabetes Medication

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning patients and doctors about a rare but serious infection that has been reported with a common class …

How Brown Fat Reacts to a Carbohydrate-Rich Meal

Brown fat consumes energy, which is the reason why it could be important for preventing obesity and diabetes. Working together with an international …

The State of Type 2 Diabetes: When Health Becomes a Full-Time Job

By: Karin Klein. Medically reviewed by Marina Basina, M.D. on 8/21/18. dLife is proud to present Healthline’s in-depth report: The State of …

Artificial Intelligence Promises to Deliver Specialty-Level Diagnosis in Primary Care Setting

A system designed by a University of Iowa ophthalmologist that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to detect diabetic retinopathy without a person …

New Medications for Diabetes Management Have Additional Heart Benefits

A drug used to manage diabetes may reduce heart disease and death in people with diabetes regardless of their cholesterol levels and whether they are …

Natural sugar defends against metabolic syndrome, in mice

New research, in mice, indicates that a natural sugar called trehalose blocks glucose from the liver and activates a gene that boosts insulin …

A Look at the Most Common Diabetes Eating Disorder: Diabulimia

Diabulimia also referred to as Eating Disorder-Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 or ED-DMT1, is an eating disorder in which a person with diabetes, …

Obesity and Diabetes: Why We Should be Worried About the Plastics that Surround Us

By: Bruce Blumberg and Raquel Chamorro-Garcia, University of California, Irvine. Today, nearly 40 percent of U.S. adults and 21 percent of youth are …