Researchers have identified a single gene mutation that may be responsible for both high and low blood sugar levels in a single family.
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh have shown that alpha cells can be reprogrammed into beta cells to restore blood glucose levels in diabetes.
Hypoglycemia is low blood sugar that can cause headaches, weakness, and anxiety. What foods should a person with hypoglycemia eat to reduce symptoms?
A new cross-sectional study from the Netherlands shows that those who are more socially isolated are also more likely to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.
A protein tied to the development of anxiety has now also been linked to the onset of type 2 diabetes. Fortunately, scientists may know how to block it.
A study shows that almost half of those taking part in a weight loss program delivered through primary care reversed their type 2 diabetes in 1 year.
Low-calorie diet caused remission in 90% of trial patients who lost 15kg or more, even those who had been diabetic for six years, say researchersA radical low-calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes, even six years into the disease, a new study has fo…
From replacement skin to entire new organs, regenerative medicine is finally leaving its early scandals â€“ and the controversial â€˜earmouseâ€™ â€“ behind. Could it one day provide a cure for birth defects, blindness and diabetes?Two years ago, Hassan…
Nearly 50% of cases occur in adulthood, but many doctors assume adults with diabetes symptoms have type 2, leading to potentially dangerous misdiagnosisDoctors are wrong to assume that type 1 diabetes mainly affects children, according to a new study t…
It might help to reduce bad breath and tooth decay, but a surprising new study suggests that mouthwash could also increase the risk of diabetes.
More men than ever are developing type 2 diabetes. I knew my weight put me at risk, but I needed a nudge from my friends before I changedMen, be warned. It seems we are not taking very good care of ourselves. Many of us are overweight and we are paying…
Researchers found that modifying blood stem cells to raise their levels of a T cell-blocking protein called PD-L1 reversed hyperglycemia in diabetic mice.
A study shows that not only is psoriasis independently tied to risk of type 2 diabetes, but that the risk rises with severity of the skin disease.
A new Danish study suggests that young people with diabetes may have seven times the risk of sudden cardiac death than young people without the disease.
Learn about how eating bananas can affect your blood sugar, as well as how to get potassium without compromising a healthful diabetes diet.
New research unveils the mechanism by which a diet very low in calories reverses type 2 diabetes in rodents. The findings may soon be confirmed in humans.
People with diabetes experience skin itching more often than those who do not. Diabetes itching can lead to excessive scratching, pain, and irritation.
We all know that sugary drinks are not great for our health, but how much is too much? A new review of existing studies investigates.
Artificial beta cells that release insulin when blood sugar levels rise above normal show promise as a future treatment for diabetes.
Watermelon is healthful and hydrating but contains plenty of natural sugars. Is it safe for people with diabetes to eat? Find out here.