Category: News/Opinions

Blood Pressure Study Says Don’t Go Too Low
[ 0 ] 07/31/12

Blood Pressure Study Says Don’t Go Too Low

Two out of three adults with diabetes have high blood pressure, which contributes to the risk of many complications of diabet...
Surgery May Beat Medication for Type 2 Diabetes
[ 1 ] 05/29/12

Surgery May Beat Medication for Type 2 Diabetes

The battle against type 2 diabetes may be moving from the pharmacy to the operating table, according to new research publishe...
Excessive Sitting May Increase Diabetes Risk in Women
[ 1 ] 04/4/12

Excessive Sitting May Increase Diabetes Risk in Women

If you are a woman and you want to reduce your risks of developing diabetes, you need to stop sitting so much.  That was the...
Low Glycemic Breakfast May Reduce Sugar Spikes
[ 0 ] 04/4/12

Low Glycemic Breakfast May Reduce Sugar Spikes

Many people with diabetes use the glycemic index to help manage their blood sugar.  A recent study from Purdue University sh...
Bacterial Infection May Increase Diabetes Risk
[ 6 ] 04/3/12

Bacterial Infection May Increase Diabetes Risk

One commonly recognized risk for developing diabetes is being overweight.  Now, research shows an even higher risk may come ...
Do Statins Increase Diabetes Risk?
[ 0 ] 03/19/12

Do Statins Increase Diabetes Risk?

Statins are medications that are used to lower cholesterol.  High cholesterol can cause serious health problems including in...
Study Shows Decaf Coffee May Benefit Your Brain
[ 1 ] 03/19/12

Study Shows Decaf Coffee May Benefit Your Brain

If you have type 2 diabetes and you’ve made the switch from regular to decaf coffee, you could actually be benefiting your ...
Study Shows Diabetes Increases Dementia Risks
[ 0 ] 03/9/12

Study Shows Diabetes Increases Dementia Risks

If you have diabetes, you could be at increased risk for dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia.  B...
Insulin Pump May Help Reduce Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes
[ 0 ] 02/28/12

Insulin Pump May Help Reduce Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is a common concern for people with type 1 diabetes who inject insulin.  A recent study pu...