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Cognitive Dysfunction Linked With Poor Diabetes Control in Elderly
Posted: Thursday, August 17, 2006
Elderly diabetics with poor glucose control have a high prevalence of undiagnosed cognitive dysfunction, depression and functional disabilities.

`Mr. Diabetes®' Talks the Talk and Walks the Walk
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
Walking down Commonwealth Avenue, on approximately the 7,500th mile of his perimeter walk around the United States, Andy ``Mr. Diabetes®" Mandell spotted his latest target.

``Hi, may I talk to you for a minute?" Mandell asked the young man walking toward him. ``Do you know anyone with diabetes?"

Chromium Improves Glycemic Control When Sulfonylurea Is Insufficient
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
Chromium picolinate (CrPic) supplementation improves glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes not adequately controlled while taking sulfonylurea, according to the results of a randomized, double-blind study.

Traditional Chinese Medicine Hones Diabetes Treatment
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
A herbal remedy Berberine used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine may have a role to play in fighting Type 2 diabetes.

Compound in Dairy Products Targets Diabetes
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
A possible new way to treat diabetes without synthetic drugs.

Treatment Guidelines Favor Early Metformin Then Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
Metformin should be prescribed along with lifestyle intervention as soon as patients are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and if A1c cannot be brought down to below 7%, within 2-3 months, then insulin as the second-line drug.

Diabetes Drug Adherence Lower for African Americans
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
African-Americans with type 2 diabetes appear to be less likely than whites to take prescribed medications.

Walking Makes a Difference in Controlling Type 2 Diabetes
Posted: Wednesday, August 09, 2006
How much walking is needed to produce the best effects for controlling Type 2 diabetes?

Diabetes Tied to Enlarged Prostate
Posted: Thursday, August 03, 2006
Researchers report that, BPH, or benign prostate hyperplasia, is a common condition in older men, but the risk of developing the condition seems to be increased by obesity and high blood sugar levels.

Early-onset Of Diabetes Associated With Increased Risk Of Kidney Disease And Death Before Age 55
Posted: Thursday, August 03, 2006
Onset of type 2 diabetes before age 20 is associated with a substantially increased risk of end-stage kidney disease and death between 25 and 55 years of age.

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