This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Diabetes category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
2017-08-11 : Prediabetes: The Best Bad News You Can Get : Minnesota Blue Cross and Blue Shield Reverse It campaign focuses on helping individuals identify their risk factors for prediabetes.
2017-04-26 : Diabetes Type 1 and 2 On The Rise Among Children and Teens : Report reveals rates of new diagnosed cases of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are increasing among youth in the United States.
2017-01-30 : Dairy Proteins May Help Control Insulin and Blood Glucose Levels : New peer reviewed paper reports milk and other dairy foods are the only animal proteins to consistently show beneficial effects on glucose production and insulin secretion.
2016-11-01 : Diabetic Foot Care During Winter Months : Tips for people with diabetes regarding taking care of your feet during cold weather to help prevent infection, complications and amputation.
2016-01-07 : Diabetes: Dementia & Aging : There are serious issues that may have a notable impact on the health and well-being of a person who has dementia.
2016-01-04 : Diabetes & Heart Disease: General Overview : If you have diabetes you are at least twice as likely as someone who does not have diabetes to have heart disease, or a stroke.
2015-11-02 : Determining if a Person Has Pre-diabetes : Discovery helps determine if a person is pre-diabetic by measuring the fatty acids in their blood.
2015-02-20 : Stem Cell Therapy May Avert Amputation in Diabetics : Advances in stem cell therapy can significantly improve outcomes for patients with chronic diabetic foot ulcers.
2014-12-23 : Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes : ADA recommending less stringent diastolic target for people with diabetes and people with diabetes take moderate or high doses of statins.
2014-12-19 : American Diabetes Association Legislative and Regulatory Priorities 2015 : American Diabetes Association priorities are part of the ongoing commitment to fight for millions of Americans affected by diabetes.
2014-11-30 : Diabetes and Health Benefits of Weight Loss Surgery : Weight loss surgery has ability to improve even reverse many health problems, especially Type 2 diabetes.
2014-11-25 : Risk of Diabetes and City Neighborhoods Map : As linked epidemics of obesity and diabetes continue to escalate, one in five U.S. adults is projected to have diabetes by 2050.
2014-11-17 : 50% of Diabetics in India Prone to Develop Heart Disease : Study shows poor diabetes management amongst Indians linked to ignorance and prevalence of myths.
2014-03-27 : Blood Sugar Level Chart and Information : Information and printable chart showing diabetic blood sugar levels for persons with diabetes or pre-diabetes.
2014-01-10 : New Genetic Causes of Neonatal Diabetes : Research by the University of Exeter Medical School has revealed two new genetic causes of neonatal diabetes.
2013-10-30 : Effective Ways to Improve and Control Diabetes : Reviews present compelling evidence increased physical activity and cardio-respiratory fitness help prevent or delay T2D in people with pre-diabetes and significantly improve outcomes in those living with diabetes.
2013-10-28 : Diabetes Prevalence Increases with Napping Frequency : Information regarding studies of the link between Type II diabetes risk and sleep patterns.
2013-10-22 : Diabetes and Alcohol Consumption Guidelines : Information regarding the effects of drinking alcohol if you are a diabetic including consumption guidelines.
2013-07-27 : Diabetes Can Affect Ability to Drive Safely : Information regarding diabetes and conditions that may lead to issues that can affect driving abilities.
2013-03-21 : 25% of Diabetics Think Their Families Resent Them : Four out of every ten people with diabetes say their families do not fully support their efforts to manage their diabetes.
2013-03-08 : Information Regarding Children and Diabetes : Information regarding diabetes in youth and the increase in the frequency of type 1 diabetes among younger children.
2011-11-12 : Diabetes Drugs for Diabetics with Kidney Disease : Some blood sugar lowering drugs have caused kidney problems in patients Sitagliptin is safer and as effective as glipizide in patients with Type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease.
2011-11-09 : Testing Blood Sugar in Diabetes from Tear Drops : Laboratory testing of electrochemical sensor device has potential to measure diabetes blood sugar levels from tears instead of blood.
2011-08-15 : How a High Fat Diet Causes Diabetes : New study has revealed a pathway that links high fat diets to a sequence of molecular events responsible for the onset and severity of diabetes.
2011-06-13 : Alternative Approach to Treating Diabetes : The findings suggest that drugs that inhibit IDE could be useful in treating diabetes.
2011-06-11 : 20% of People with Diabetes Miss Work Due to Low Blood Sugar : One in five people with diabetes miss up to 15 working hours per month due to low blood sugar.
2011-03-31 : Smoking Main Cause of Complications in Diabetes : First identification of nicotine as main culprit in diabetes complications among smokers.
2011-03-21 : NIH Strategic Plan to Combat Diabetes : Identifies research opportunities with the greatest potential to benefit the millions of Americans who are living with or at risk for diabetes and its complications.
2011-02-14 : Treating Diabetes Without Insulin : Normalizing blood sugar that does not involve insulin and could offer a new therapeutic approach to both kinds of diabetes.
2011-01-21 : Why Some Diabetics Escape Complications : The majority of diabetics will over time develop severe or fatal complications, but 10% never do.
2011-01-14 : Taking More Steps Every Day Can Help Ward off Diabetes : Simply taking more steps every day not only helps ward off obesity but also reduces the risk of diabetes.
2011-01-10 : Does Diabetes Mellitus Affect Men and Women Differently : There are more similarities than dissimilarities between men and women with diabetes.
2011-01-10 : What is the Glycemic Index : The glycemic index is a measure of the effects of carbohydrates on blood sugar levels.
2010-12-24 : New Hope for Saving Diabetic Foot From Amputation : Complications of diabetes gangrene recovered from foot ulcer through stem cell therapy.
2010-11-29 : New Mechanism for Controlling Blood Sugar Level Discovered : New way in which our body controls the levels of sugar in our blood following a meal discovered.
2010-11-23 : Diabetics Struggle to Pay for Diabetes Medical Supplies : People living with diabetes are feeling the brunt of the rising prices of medical supplies and doctor visit co-pays.
2010-10-25 : Orthopaedic Guide to Diabetic Foot Care : Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons Provide Patient Education and a Guide to Diabetic Foot Care.
2010-10-07 : Study Links Large Waist Size to Higher Diabetes Rates Among Americans : Higher rate of diabetes among adult Americans compared to peers in England explained primarily by larger waist size rather than obesity.
2010-10-01 : Why do Some Dialysis Centers Have Higher Survival Rates : Why some dialysis centers achieve higher patient survival rates than others.
2010-09-29 : Strong Link Between Diabetes and Air Pollution : Study finds strong link between diabetes and air pollution with findings unchanged after adjustment for obesity and other diabetes risks.
2010-09-24 : More Diabetics Likely to Develop Diabetic Retinopathy Today : 30% of diabetics in the US over the age of 30 may have diabetic retinopathy.
2010-08-16 : Diabetes Risk in Children Increases Risk for Weak Bones : Children at risk for diabetes before they reach puberty also appear to be at risk for weak bones.
2010-08-02 : The Psychology of Healing - All in the Mind : People suffering from diabetes-related foot ulcers show different rates of healing.
2010-07-14 : Successful Treatment of Charcot Foot Diabetes Complication : Surgical technique has enabled more than 90 percent of charcot foot patients to walk normally again.
2010-07-08 : Warning for Women with Gestational Diabetes : Diagnosing gestational diabetes a temporary condition which can harm both mother and child if left untreated.
2010-06-14 : New Game on Facebook Helps People with Diabetes : Facebook game HealthSeeker launched today to more than 400 million active Facebook users.
2010-05-13 : Computers Detect Diabetic Eye Conditions : Computers can effectively detect diabetes related eye problems and conditions.
2010-05-08 : Agents That Keep Insulin Working Longer : Mayo-led Research Team Develop Agents That Keep Insulin Working Longer.
2010-04-17 : Wound Healing Discovery May Help Diabetics : Discovery could help diabetics and others with slow-to-heal wounds.
2010-03-24 : New Insulin for Diabetes can be Inhaled Instead of Injected : Inhalation Powder is an ultra-rapid acting insulin to control rapid rise in blood sugar levels that occurs with diabetes.
2010-03-11 : The Diabetes Link to Eating Disorders : Comparisons of young people with and without diabetes are needed to answer incidence of eating disorders among diabetics.
2010-03-03 : Insulin Therapy and Cancer Relationship : Experts call for further research into the relationship between insulin therapy and cancer.
2010-02-05 : Pancreas Trials Show Benefits for Kids and Teenagers with Diabetes : Development of artificial pancreas system is essential step towards ultimate cure for type 1 diabetes.
2010-01-17 : Newly Discovered Genes Influence Insulin and Glucose Regulation : New genetic variants influence blood glucose regulation insulin resistance and the function of insulin-secreting beta cells.
2009-12-28 : Steroid Injections for Diabetes-related Eye Disease : Injecting a corticosteroid triamcinolone into eye may slow progression of proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
2009-11-27 : Diabetes Cases will Double and Costs Triple : Americans living with diabetes will nearly double increasing from 23.7 million in 2009 to 44.1 million in 2034.
2009-11-12 : New Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes - Health Canada : Canada has approved ONGLYZA saxagliptin which improves all three key measures of glycemic control hemoglobin.
2009-08-10 : Diabetes Pill Instead of Injection : First diabetes treatment in pill form instead of injections to moderate insulin production in juvenile diabetes.
2009-07-02 : Natural Compound Stops Diabetic Retinopathy : Natural compound found to stop diabetic retinopathy one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States.
2009-06-26 : Diabetic Foot Ulcers - New Hope : Collatamp G delivers high concentrations of broad-spectrum antibiotic directly to the ulcer for patients with Infected Diabetic Foot Ulcers.
2009-06-18 : Diabetes in Middle age Outlook for Unfit Young Adults : Young adults with low aerobic fitness levels are two to three times more likely to develop diabetes in 20 years than those who are fit.
2009-06-07 : Routine Diabetes Screenings Could Cut Health-care Costs : Screening adults for diabetes could result in significant cost-savings for health care systems compared to the costs of not screening individuals at all.
2009-03-02 : Insulin Study Shows Improvements in Diabetic Patients : Insulin drug study shows significant improvements in more than 52000 diabetic patients around the world.
2009-02-19 : Hyperglycemia: Symptoms and Information : Hyperglycemia or high blood sugar is a condition in which an excessive amount of glucose circulates in the blood plasma.
2009-02-19 : Hypoglycemia and Diabetes : Hypoglycemia is an abnormally low level of glucose in the blood caused by a sudden rise in glucose in the blood due to sweets and other sweeteners.
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