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Increased Serious Heart Failure Incidence With Pioglitazone
Posted: Thursday, December 06, 2007
According to a new report in Diabetes Care, pioglitazone use is associated with an increased incidence of serious heart failure, but still provides clinical benefits, with no evidence that it increases subsequent mortality and morbidity

Intensive Diabetes Treatment Reduces Mortality
Posted: Thursday, December 06, 2007
One more reason to have normal blood sugars, you live longer and will improve your quality of life.

Diabetes Self-Management Course Improves Health
Posted: Thursday, December 06, 2007
Researchers found that when adults with type 2 diabetes followed an individually tailored self-management program, they were better able to reduce both their weight and blood pressure, and maintain these benefits over time.

Insulin and Not Metformin is Linked to Higher Rate of Fractures
Posted: Thursday, December 06, 2007
Insulin-sensitizing treatment with metformin is not associated with a higher incidence of bone fractures, but current treatment with insulin increases the risk for fractures, according to the results of a nested case-control study.

Low "Good" Cholesterol and Diabetes Shown to Slow Stroke Recovery
Posted: Friday, November 30, 2007
Stroke victims with diabetes and low HDL have new obstacles to overcome in their attempt to regain full cognitive function and dexterity.

Mismatch Treatments for Prostate Cancer Often Avoidable
Posted: Friday, November 30, 2007
Preexisting sexual, urinary and bowel dysfunction can potentially hinder the effectiveness of prostate cancer treatment, and can often exacerbate these problems.

Vitamin E May Prevent 40% of Heart Attacks in Diabetics
Posted: Thursday, November 29, 2007
Vitamin E supplements can significantly reduce the risk of heart attacks and related deaths for diabetics who carry a particular version of a gene, according to researchers in Israel.

Diabetics Prone To Unsafe Driving Choices
Posted: Thursday, November 29, 2007
Drivers with diabetes who have trouble telling when their blood sugar is low may get behind the wheel when they shouldn't, a small study suggests.

Walking 20-30 Minutes Daily Cuts Risk of Strokes and Heart Disease
Posted: Thursday, November 29, 2007
New research suggests that people with type 2 diabetes may lower their risk of heart disease by committing to a daily walk, new research suggests.

Pedometers Continue To Show Benefits in Reducing BMI, Blood Glucose and BP
Posted: Thursday, November 29, 2007
"I think that the BP reduction and weight loss seen with pedometers is remarkable, given that these are small gizmos designed to increase physical activity, not reduce weight", states Dr. Dena Bravata.

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