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Why Do Patients with Diabetes Walk Less?
Posted: Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Physical activity is a cornerstone of treatment for diabetes, yet people with diabetes perform less moderate and vigorous physical activity (MVPA) than people without diabetes.

Certain Foods Linked to Long-term Weight Gain
Posted: Monday, July 11, 2011
Munching more unprocessed plant foods may help keep the middle-aged bulge away, a new study suggests. On the other hand, meat, french fries and sugar-sweetened drinks can help pack on the pounds. The findings suggest that the types of food you choose, not just calories, are important for avoiding age-related weight gain.

Zinc Helps with Type 2 Diabetes
Posted: Monday, July 11, 2011
Zinc may perform a protective function for those with type 2 diabetes, researchers at the University of Michigan suggest.

Is Inhaled Insulin Closer to Reality?
Posted: Monday, July 11, 2011
New data on the inhalable insulin product Technosphere Insulin Afrezza, from MannKind Corp., indicate that the treatment confers no discernible risk for increased cardiovascular (CV) events, while another study examined patient satisfaction with this type of drug.

New Study Shows Diabetes Surging Worldwide
Posted: Sunday, July 10, 2011
The number of adults worldwide with diabetes has more than doubled in the past three decades -- jumping to nearly 350 million -- and it continues to surge, according to a new study in the journal Lancet.

High Aspirin Dosage May Curb Heart Attack Risk in Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, July 10, 2011
New research from scientists in Canada has revealed that taking aspirin every day could offer benefits for those managing their diabetes.

Flavonoid in Strawberries May Limit Diabetes Complications
Posted: Saturday, July 09, 2011
Researchers have shown that fisetin, a type of flavonoid found in strawberries and to a lesser extent in other foods, reduces neurologic complications and kidney damage in a mouse model of type 1 diabetes.

Poor Glycemic Control Worsens Incontinence
Posted: Saturday, July 09, 2011
In older women with diabetes and urinary incontinence, high A1c levels are associated with patient reports of more severe limitations due to incontinence.

NIH findings in mice have potential to curb obesity and type 2 diabetes
Posted: Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Discovery makes white fat mimic energy-burning brown fat, muscle.

Preventive Efforts in Type 2 Diabetes Are Cost Effective
Posted: Sunday, July 03, 2011
Preventive treatment with metformin or lifestyle intervention in patients with type 2 diabetes reduced the cost of medical care, including costs for inpatient and outpatient care and prescriptions, compared with placebo.

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