Tag: diabetes risk


Carbon Health launches new program with continuous glucose monitors to assess diabetes risk

December 2, 2021

Via: FierceHealthcare

Primary care provider Carbon Health is launching a metabolic assessment program that uses continuous glucose monitors to help identify patients at high risk for diabetes. The company, which provides virtual care services in addition to brick-and-mortar clinics, will integrate data […]

Innovation, Patient Experience

Survey highlights the need to better educate people on risk factors of type 2 diabetes

November 15, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Merck, a leading science and technology company, today released the results of research that has shown a lack of knowledge about the risk factors associated with type 2 diabetes internationally. More than half (56%) of the respondents are not aware […]

Innovation, Research

Type 2 diabetes: Work stress may raise risk in women

March 13, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

More than 100 million people in the United States have diabetes or prediabetes, according to the latest statistics. Over 9 percent of the U.S. population is living with diabetes, and more than 84 million people are living with prediabetes — […]


Reducing diabetes risk with a personalized diet

February 14, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

The number of people in the United States who receive a diagnosis of diabetes continues to rise. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 9.4 percent of the U.S. population had diabetes in 2015. Some sources estimate […]

Innovation, Research

How do dairy fats influence the risk of type 2 diabetes?

October 12, 2018

Via: Medical News Today

Recent studies have been suggesting that the consumption of dairy products may have various health benefits. For instance, one study covered on Medical News Today last month argued that full-fat dairy could help maintain cardiovascular health. Still, not everyone agrees […]

Innovation, Research

Appetite-suppressant drug reduces diabetes risk and increases remission rates of blood sugar

October 4, 2018

Via: The Medical News

New research presented at this year’s annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in Berlin, Germany, and published in The Lancet, shows that the appetite-suppressant drug lorcaserin decreases risk of developing diabetes and increases the […]

Innovation, Research

Researchers develop improved method for calculating type 1 diabetes risk

April 4, 2018

Via: The Medical News

An international research group headed by scientists from Helmholtz Zentrum München has developed a method for calculating the risk for developing type 1 diabetes that is significantly superior to earlier methods. By analyzing up to 41 gene sites, it is […]


Your Brain Needs Sleep – How to Counteract the Ill Effects of Working the Night Shift

November 10, 2016

Via: Mercola

On my previous articles that discussed night shift workers many asked in the comment section below what they should do if they have to work night shift. Well this article addresses those concerns and should be helpful for you even […]


Some is good, more is better: Regular exercise can cut your diabetes risk

October 19, 2016

Via: ScienceDaily

Walking briskly or cycling for the recommended 150 minutes a week can reduce a person’s risk of developing type 2 diabetes by up to 26%, according to new research by UCL and the University of Cambridge. People who carry out […]