Diabetes

Does Diabetes Affect on Sexual Health in Women?

Does Diabetes Affect on Sexual Health in Women?

Diabetes is what stands in between some women and sexually satisfying lives, a survey of more than 2,000 women with and without the condition found. The reports of researchers at the University of San Francisco show that women who receive … Read more

A breakthrough discovery that points way toward Diabetes Cure

A breakthrough discovery that points way toward Diabetes Cure

That is the researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have identified the key signal that prompts production of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas. This finding will help the researchers identify restore or increase beta cell function in people … Read more

Working Night Shifts May Raise Diabetes Risk for Women

Working Night Shifts May Raise Diabetes Risk for Women

MONDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) — Women who often work at night may face higher odds of developing type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests. The study, which focused only on women, found that the effect got stronger as the … Read more

105 Million in U.S. Have Diabetes or Prediabetes, CDC Says

105 Million in U.S. Have Diabetes or Prediabetes, CDC Says

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 26 (HealthDay News) — Diabetes now affects nearly 26 million Americans of all ages and 79 million people have what doctors call “prediabetes,” according to 2011 estimates released Wednesday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. … Read more

Breast Cancer Patients With Diabetes May Fare Worse

Breast Cancer Patients With Diabetes May Fare Worse

THURSDAY, Jan. 20 (HealthDay News) — Having both breast cancer and diabetes greatly increases the chances of dying, new research shows. Having both diseases greatly increases the chances of dying, review finds. Researchers conducted a meta-analysis, or pooled analysis, of … Read more

Preventing Kidney Health from Diabetes

Preventing Kidney Health from Diabetes

If you have diabetes, your blood sugar levels are too high. Over time, this can damage your kidneys. Your kidneys are filters that clean your blood. If they are damaged, waste and fluids build up in your blood instead of … Read more