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Weight Control Slows Progression of Atherosclerosis in Type 1's
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
Increasing calcium formation in the coronary arteries (CAC) is the best predictor of a coronary artery disease (CAD) event in patients with type 1 diabetes, researchers report.

Sleep Duration Linked to Diabetes Risk
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
Too little sleep or too much may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, according to the results of a new study.

Rimonabant Improves Glucose Control
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
Based on the results of the SERENADE study, showing an improvement in blood glucose control with rimonabant 20mg, the European Commission will endorse the opinion of the European Commission to include it into the label.

Walk, to Prevent or Reverse PreDiabetes
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
For overweight or obese individuals who are physically inactive, brisk walking might be the best exercise prescription for shedding excess pounds and reducing the risk of metabolic syndrome and prediabetes.

Walking 2˝ Hours A Week Prevents Diabetes
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
Men who stay highly active with age may have a lower risk of developing diabetes than those who taper off their exercise levels, a study suggests.

Current Body Weight More Than Birth Rate for Diabetes Risk
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
In adults, the development of insulin resistance, a precursor to diabetes, is influenced more by current body weight than by birth weight, results of a study in twins suggests.

Pioglitazone Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetic Patients with Kidney Disease
Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2007
A new study confirms that chronic kidney disease (CKD) increases the already-high risk of serious cardiovascular events in diabetic patients with damage to the large blood vessels and suggests that treatment with the anti-diabetic drug pioglitazone may help to lower this risk.

Camel Milk May Be Answer to Diabetes?
Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2007
It has been scientifically proven that gulping down camel milk daily would supplement 60 to 70 per cent of insulin in Type I diabetics.

Diabetic Patients Need Cholesterol Medications
Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2007
Adults with type 2 diabetes who have just one additional risk factor for heart disease should be taking medication to lower cholesterol levels, according to new guidelines from the American College of Physicians (ACP).

Some Medications by Older Adults Increases Risk of Serious Heart Problems, Death
Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2007
Older patients treated with the diabetes medications known as thiazolidinediones (which include rosiglitazone) had a significantly increased risk of heart attack, congestive heart failure and death, compared with the use of other hypoglycemic drugs, according to a study.

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