People with diabetes who undergo joint replacement surgery are at higher risk of experiencing elevated blood sugar levels after the operation, increasing their chances of developing infections and other complications, a new study suggested.
A new study claims that sweetened drinks which contain added sugars and substances that have the nutrient-poor energy or empty calories are more likely to cause type 2 diabetes as compared to sugary foods.
A new study reveals the substantial impact of skipping breakfast on type-2 diabetics. 'Fasting' until noon triggers major blood sugar spikes (postprandial hyperglycemia) and impairs the insulin responses of type-2 diabetics throughout the rest of the day, researchers say.
Painful insulin injections could become a thing of the past for the millions of Americans who suffer from diabetes, thanks to a new invention from researchers at the University of North Carolina and NC State, who have created the first smart insulin patch that can detect increases in blood sugar levels and secrete doses of insulin into the bloodstream whenever needed.