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Diabetes Linked to Improved Survival in Critically Ill Patients
Posted: Sunday, February 07, 2010
Consistent with prior reports, but still surprising, diabetes does not worsen hospital mortality in critically ill patients, researchers say. In fact, diabetes is often associated with improved survival.

Medical Professionals Failing to Tell Patients They Are Not Fit to Drive
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
Many healthcare professionals are failing to advise people with medical conditions that could affect their ability to drive whether they should get behind the wheel, according to new research.

Protein New Target for Obesity, Diabetes Therapies
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
Molecule regulates flip of a metabolic switch. A little bit of stress might be just what the doctor ordered to combat obesity and diabetes.

New Data Prompt Renewed Calls for Public Health Initiative to Cut Salt in US Diet
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
New statistical projections suggest that slashing salt in the US diet by 3 g per day would have huge benefits, reducing the annual number of new cases of coronary heart disease, strokes, and MI's and potentially saving up to 90,000 lives a year.

Physical Activity Associated with Healthier Aging
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
Studies in Archives of Internal Medicine detail associations between exercise and cognitive function, bone density and overall health.

New Breath Sensor Could Help Combat Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
A tiny new sensor could provide fresh, inexpensive diagnosis and treatment methods for people suffering from a variety of diseases.

Diabetic Eye Disease More Severe in African-Americans Who Consume More Calories, Sodium
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
High intakes of calories and sodium appear to be associated with the progression of retinal disease among African American patients with diabetes.

Changes in the Position of Insulin Pumps Significantly Impacts Accuracy
Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
Researchers have concluded that changing the height of a conventional insulin pump in relation to its tubing and infusion set can significantly impact expected insulin delivery rates.

Novo Nordisk receives US approval for Victoza®
Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Novo Nordisk receives US approval for Victoza® (liraglutide) for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Tuberculosis and Diabetes Linked
Posted: Sunday, January 24, 2010
Clinicians caring for tuberculosis patients should screen routinely for diabetes, as the presence of diabetes could complicate the treatment of tuberculosis.

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