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Why diabetes lurks among sleep-deprived men

Insulin resistance occurs when the body does not properly use the hormone insulin.

20 Mar 2018 9:47 AM

Find out why diabetes is more prevalent in sleep-deprived men

Study shows even one night of restricted sleep can cause imbalance of testosterone and cortisol hormones in men causing insulin resistance.

19 Mar 2018 8:17 AM

Losing kilos can be as easy as eating high-energy breakfast in diabetics

Study shows in obese type 2 diabetes patients, diet with three meals per day consisting of big breakfast have rapid and positive effects.

19 Mar 2018 8:03 AM

Study says High-Fiber diet may help gut bacteria fight type 2 diabetes

Type 2 diabetes develops when pancreas makes little insulin or when the body doesn't use insulin well.

12 Mar 2018 8:23 AM

Children with low birth weight at higher risk of heart disease: study

Early iron supplementation seems to provide some protection, researchers said.

04 Mar 2018 2:51 PM


In diabetes war, Novo Nordisk aims to break mold with new pill

Denmark’s Novo Nordisk wants to prove it can transform the diabetes market with a pill.

07 Feb 2018 2:00 PM

Insulin maker Novo Nordisk to introduce a diabetes pill in 2020

The daily pill belongs to a blockbuster class of treatments known as GLP-1s that stimulate insulin production.

07 Feb 2018 8:42 AM

Gene linked to blood sugar, diabetes identified

This is the first time a defect in this gene has been linked with a disease.

16 Jan 2018 4:46 PM

Pain free insulin patches created for diabetes patients

The patch works by delivering a naturally produced substance, derived from brown algae, via microneedles.

31 Dec 2017 10:53 AM

Pain-free patch for diabetics may manage blood sugar for days

It is mixed with therapeutic agents and poured into a microneedle form to make the patch.

27 Dec 2017 12:37 PM


Skipping breakfast may lead to weight gain: Study

Irregular eating habits such as skipping breakfast are often associated with obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease.

04 Dec 2017 12:28 PM

Seven symptoms you should not ignore about diabetes

Find out more.

03 Dec 2017 10:47 AM

Soon, manage diabetes with your smartphone

This means recognising the clinical advantages of varying procedures including acupuncture.

26 Nov 2017 1:42 PM

Cost of treatment of diabetes escalates due to high demand of insulin

As per the study, sales of insulin have increased from Rs 218.7 crore to Rs 467.8 crore between 2012 and 2014.

14 Nov 2017 2:24 AM

Find out how your hormones could be making you fat

Here are the common condition that could be behind your weight loss struggles - and the signs to look out for.

13 Nov 2017 3:41 PM


Find out why cancer patienst shoud stay away from excess sugar

Cancer cells usually grow quickly, multiplying at a fast rate, which takes a lot of energy, which means they need lots of glucose.

09 Nov 2017 12:53 PM

Indian-origin pharmacist under trial in UK for murdering father

Bipin Desai denied the murder charge but admitted to assisting his 85-year-old father commit suicide because he was depressed.

08 Nov 2017 1:07 PM

Ground-breaking discovery shows Alzheimer's in dolphins

The study was headed by Professor Simon Lovestone from the Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust.

25 Oct 2017 5:51 PM

Engineered proteins lower body weight in rats, primates

Here is what researchers discovered.

19 Oct 2017 12:49 PM

Can insulin pumps work better than injections for kids with diabetes?

Previous research has suggested pumps may help young patients get better blood sugar control.

11 Oct 2017 2:32 PM