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Text Messaging Helps to Manage Diabetes
Posted: Monday, March 12, 2012
New published research assessed the feasibility of engaging adults with diabetes in self-management behaviors between clinic visits by using cell phone text messaging to provide blood sugar measurement prompts and appointment reminders.

FDA Adds Diabetes Warning to Statin Label
Posted: Sunday, March 11, 2012
The FDA said that all statins must carry warnings about increased risks of elevated blood sugar and possible transient memory and cognition problems, but at the same time the agency removed a standing recommendation for routine liver function tests for patients taking the cholesterol-lowering drugs.

Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Lower Fertility
Posted: Sunday, March 11, 2012
Significantly fewer children are born to couples when one partner has type 1 diabetes.

New First in Class Diabetes Drug Shows Efficacy, Lower Risk for Hypoglycemia
Posted: Saturday, March 10, 2012
A novel investigational drug called TAK-875 (Takeda), the first in its class to be tested in diabetes, provides glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes with less risk for hypoglycemia compared with standard treatment.

Doctors Finally Advising Patients to Exercise
Posted: Monday, March 05, 2012
The number of doctors in the US telling patients to get physically active has increased in the past decade. New research shows that, in 2010 alone, one in three patients who visited a physician or other health professional had been told to start or maintain physical activity or exercise.

Diabetes May Start in the Intestines
Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Scientists have discovered that problems controlling blood sugar may begin in the intestines.

Diabetic Cardiomyopathy Is the Greatest Mortality Risk for Diabetes Patients
Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Millions of people with diabetes won't die from that disease but instead from heart disease.

Protein's Role In Obesity, Diabetes and Aging
Posted: Monday, February 27, 2012
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a potent regulator of sensitivity to insulin.

BPA's Diabetes Link Strengthened by New Study
Posted: Monday, February 27, 2012
Growing evidence suggests that even minuscule amounts of BPA (used in everything from pesticides to water bottles) can scramble hormone signals, and trick fat cells into taking in more fat or mislead the pancreas into secreting excess insulin.

Type 1 Develops More Slowly Than Thought
Posted: Monday, February 27, 2012
Study finds gradual decline in insulin production, which could extend treatment options.

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