Category Archives: Diabetes

Diabetes affects a rising percentage of the global population. Find the latest medical news and clinical information on Type1, Type 2 and Type 3 Diabetes here (otherwise known as juvenile, adult-onset and gestational diabetes).

Effect of Fasting Blood Glucose Level on Heart Rate Variability of Healthy Young Adults

Currently, heart rate variability (HRV) is among the useful tools used to assess modulatory effects of the autonomic nervous system on the heart…

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Association of Plasma Phospholipid n-3 and n-6 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids with Type 2 Diabetes

Recognition of the importance of dietary fat quality rather than a focus on total fat intake has led to the promotion of dietary guidelines that encourage the consumption of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) for cardiometabolic health…

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Effects of Saturated Fat, Polyunsaturated Fat, Monounsaturated Fat, and Carbohydrate on Glucose-Insulin Homeostasis

The prevalence of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes is rising sharply in nearly all nations globally, highlighting the need for broad preventive therapies. Diet is a cornerstone of prevention and treatment in all…

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Screening for Dysglycemia: Connecting Supply and Demand to Slow Growth in Diabetes Incidence

Diabetes is one of the most devastating and costly conditions worldwide, leading to substantial burdens of macro- and microvascular diseases, as well as other disorders…

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Population Approaches to Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes

To date, the best evidence for prevention of T2DM comes from randomized controlled trials of lifestyle interventions (e.g., to modify diet and physical activity and achieve weight loss) delivered to individuals at high risk, usually those with impaired glucose tolerance or prediabetes…

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Replication and Relevance of Multiple Susceptibility Loci Discovered from Genome Wide Association Studies for Type 2 Diabetes in an Indian Population

Type 2 Diabetes is phenotypically and genetically diverse and is a major global health concern affecting more than 76 million Indians and over 408 million individuals worldwide …

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Peritoneal Dialysate Glucose Load and Systemic Glucose Metabolism in Non-Diabetics: Results from the GLOBAL Fluid Cohort Study

There is a large amount of laboratory and clinical evidence of glucose-based peritoneal dialysate causing significant damage to the peritoneal membrane but there have been far fewer studies documenting the…

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