Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease where the body attacks the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas. Type 2 diabetes is a condition where the body fails to properly process insulin.To learn more about diabetes follow this board or visit the Health24 Diabetes Centre: http://www.health24.com/Medical/Diabetes
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Antibiotics in kids linked to type 1 diabetes

After giving three 'standard' antibiotic doses to mice, researchers saw an accelerated and enhanced rate of type 1 diabetes in the mice.

Transplant of insulin-producing cells – new hope for diabetics

A diabetic mom who had insulin-producing islet cells transplanted into her omentum, a fatty membrane in the belly, doesn't need insulin injections any more.

Diabetes during pregnancy could harm baby

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8 things you should never say to someone with type 1 diabetes

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WHO calls for global action to halt rise in and improve care for people with diabetes

In one major study, Harvard University researchers concluded that repeated bouts of hypoglycemia.

More evidence linking obesity to liver cancer

A new study has added substantial support to liver cancer being on the list of obesity-associated cancers – another reason to maintain a body weight in the 'normal' range.

Children with diabetes can have a bright future

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Pregnancy problems may foretell future health risks

Gestational diabetes and high blood pressure during pregnancy might be an indication that those problems will crop up later in life, according to a heart specialist.

Marriage may help diabetics keep weight off

Approximately 1 out of every 11 Americans has been diagnosed with diabetes, making it one of the nation's leading health concerns. These states have the starkest diabetes problems.

Many diabetics not getting benefits of statins

Prof Bruckert explains the key steps in managing patients on statins who are experiencing muscle pain.

Glycaemic index too unreliable to manage diabetes

It’s a key part of your type 2 diabetes treatment plan. Update to: Stabilizing your blood sugar levels is a key part of your type 2 diabetes treatment plan.

Diabetic couch potatoes have higher risk of blindness

A study has found an association between lower levels of physical activity among diabetics and heightened odds for diabetic retinopathy.

Diabetes: Delaying action could lead to amputation

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Variations in glucose in diabetes: What HbA1c is not telling you

Variations in glucose in diabetes: What is not telling you