Tag: Diabetes patients

Biomarker, Innovation

Simple method to assess the risk of vascular inflammation for diabetes patients

July 27, 2021

Via: The Medical News

A team of international scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) in Singapore, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has developed a simple method of extracting tiny biological particles from a person’s blood […]

Innovation, Patient Experience

Millions of diabetes patients are missing out on Medicare’s nutrition help

September 9, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Louis Rocco has lived with diabetes for decades but, until he met with a registered dietitian in August, he didn’t know eating too much bread was dangerous for him. “I’m Italian, and I always eat a lot of bread,” he […]

Innovation, Research

New discovery could provide opportunity to improve blood glucose control

April 26, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Many diabetes patients do not only have problems with their insulin, but also with the release of the hormone glucagon. Researchers at Uppsala University have now discovered a regulation mechanism which could provide an opportunity to improve blood glucose control […]

Innovation, Research

Diabetes patients with poor blood sugar control face highest risk of serious infections

September 26, 2018

Via: The Medical News

A new study has shown that diabetes patients with the poorest control of their blood sugars face the highest risks of hospitalization and death due to infections. The study, conducted by researchers at St George’s, University of London, analyzed the […]