Talk about an extreme makeover: Scientists have transformed one type of cell into another in living mice, a big step toward the goal of growing replacement tissues to treat a variety of diseases.
Even low-level exposure to arsenic in drinking water appears to be associated with increased prevalence of type 2 diabetes, researchers said in a study published Tuesday.
Researchers from Denmark say they have “strong evidence” that diabetes is associated with a 25 percent to 75 percent increase in the relative risk of hospitalization due to pneumonia.
An Internet-based blood-sugar monitoring program appears to help people with type 1 diabetes better manage their condition, researchers report.
Diabetic women who get pregnant are three to four times more likely to have a child with birth defects than other women, according to new government research.
People with diabetes are at increased risk of developing tuberculosis (TB), according to a review of published studies.
Culturally tailored diabetes education may help ethnic minorities with type 2 diabetes better control their blood sugar.
Babies who are exposed to mom’s diabetes and obesity while in the womb are at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes in adolescence, according to new research.
Losing weight through diet and exercise lowers diabetes risk in men and women, but men may have to work harder for the same benefit, new research suggests.
Diabetes makes a person about three times as likely to develop tuberculosis, and it may be to blame for more than 10 percent of TB cases in India and China, researchers said on Monday.