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October 5, 2015 (Diabetes.co.uk) - A breakthrough in understanding how fructose is transported into our cells could lead to the development of novel treatments for diabetes, cancer and obesity.
An international collaboration between researchers from Stockholm University, the UK and Japan investigated how fructose, also known as fruit sugar, is absorbed into cells from the blood.
Fructose is one of the main sugars in
October 5, 2015 (South China Morning Post) - One in four diabetes patients could benefit from the first medicine in decades to cut down the death rate among sufferers of the disease, which affects 10 per cent of the city's population.
The new drug treats heart disease alongside diabetes, cutting down the number of cardiovascular deaths among diabetics by 38 per cent.
Dr Lee Ka-fai (pictured), a specialist in endocrinology, di
October 2, 2015 (Diabetes.co.uk) - The risk of developing type 2 diabetes for South Asians begins immediately at birth, according to a new study.
South Asians are reported to be as much as six times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes compared to Europeans, and genes are thought to play a big part in this risk.
Canadian researchers at McMaster University compared roughly 800 pregnant South Asian and white Caucasian wom
Novo Nordisk Receives FDA Approval for Tresiba® (insulin degludec injection) for Adults with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
October 1, 2015 — Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the new drug application for Tresiba (insulin degludec injection), a once-daily, long-acting basal insulin. Tresiba is indicated for use alone, or in combination with oral antidiabetic med
October 1, 2015 (Newswise) — Emerging evidence ties endocrine-disrupting chemical exposure to two of the biggest public health threats facing society – diabetes and obesity, according to the executive summary of an upcoming Scientific Statement issued today by the Endocrine Society.
The statement's release comes as Society experts are addressing a global meeting, the International Conference on Chemicals Management (ICCM4), in Geneva, Switzerland, on the importance of using scientif