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Bio Roundup: Eli Lilly Tries Tau, Generic Insulin, NASH Cash & More

BIO ROUNDUP: ELI LILLY TRIES TAU, GENERIC INSULIN, NASH CASH & MORE

Pharmaceutical industry critics lament the cost of rare disease drugs, but some of the steepest price hikes have come on widely used...

Edible seaweeds hold great potential for preventing diabetes and lowering blood pressure

EDIBLE SEAWEEDS HOLD GREAT POTENTIAL FOR PREVENTING DIABETES AND LOWERING BLOOD PRESSURE

Seaweed is a staple in international cuisine, but new research has shown that these edible greens from the deep are more than just...

 
 
 
60% of US adults don't do ANY muscle-strengthening exercises

60% OF US ADULTS DON'T DO ANY MUSCLE-STRENGTHENING EXERCISES

Federal guidelines say US adults should be doing push-ups, weight lifting and sit-ups at least twice a week to maintain good health...

NOVO TAPS E-THERAPEUTICS FOR DIABETES TARGET DISCOVERY DRIVE

Novo Nordisk has enlisted e-therapeutics to support target discovery efforts at its recently opened research center in Oxford, U.K....

 
 
 
5 Pre-Health Conditions Are a Warning Sign that You Need to Take Action

5 PRE-HEALTH CONDITIONS ARE A WARNING SIGN THAT YOU NEED TO TAKE ACTION

There's an epidemic of pre-diseases out there and we're not catching them early enough. These are health problems that portend future...

Arugula: Top 10 Arugula Benefits for the Heart, Gut & More

ARUGULA: TOP 10 ARUGULA BENEFITS FOR THE HEART, GUT & MORE

What are the health benefits of arugula? This vegetable is an immune-boosting vegetable that packs a nutritional punch, especially...

 
 
 
Liraglutide Lowers the Risk of Cardiovascular Events

LIRAGLUTIDE LOWERS THE RISK OF CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS

Liraglutide, the glucagon-like peptide analogue used for type 2 diabetes, found to decrease the risk of various cardiovascular events...

Pumpkin Seeds: The Antioxidant Seeds that Combat Diabetes, Heart Disease & Cancer Cells

PUMPKIN SEEDS: THE ANTIOXIDANT SEEDS THAT COMBAT DIABETES, HEART DISEASE & CANCER CELLS

Pumpkins are an integral part of the holiday season. From pumpkin carving to sweet pumpkin spice to fresh pumpkin pie, it's hard to...

 
 
 
Take this FDA-approved diabetes drug, and you might have to amputate your leg, warns the FDA

TAKE THIS FDA-APPROVED DIABETES DRUG, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE TO AMPUTATE YOUR LEG, WARNS THE FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has recently issued a black box warning against Johnson & Johnson's Type 2 diabetes drug Invokana...

8 Ways to Lower Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

8 WAYS TO LOWER YOUR RISK OF TYPE 2 DIABETES

Type 2 diabetes is a health problem closely linked to lifestyle and daily health habits. In fact, the biggest risk factor for developing...

 
 
 
Eating More of These Foods May Slow Brain Aging

EATING MORE OF THESE FOODS MAY SLOW BRAIN AGING

Brain health is tantamount to living a healthy, productive life. Fortunately, you have some control over how quickly your brain ages....

Being a Night Owl Can Affect Your Health: Here's How

BEING A NIGHT OWL CAN AFFECT YOUR HEALTH: HERE'S HOW

Night owls are at a higher risk of developing heart disease and type 2 diabetes than early risers, reveals a new study.

 
 
 
Drug Overdoses, Diabetes, and Suicide: Why Americans Are Dying Younger

DRUG OVERDOSES, DIABETES, AND SUICIDE: WHY AMERICANS ARE DYING YOUNGER

Americans continue to die younger, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Thursday with the release of its final...

 
 
 
One of the best foods to eat if you're diabetic: Star apple

ONE OF THE BEST FOODS TO EAT IF YOU'RE DIABETIC: STAR APPLE

Diabetes is a great cause for concern since this paves the way for other problems like cardiovascular disease and organ damage. Fortunately,...

Diabetes UK charity is slammed for signing £500,000 'blood money' deal with Pepsi producers

DIABETES UK CHARITY IS SLAMMED FOR SIGNING £500,000 'BLOOD MONEY' DEAL WITH PEPSI PRODUCERS

Diabetes UK has signed a £500,000 contract with a fizzy drinks firm. Britvic will fund the schools, education and awards programmes...

 
 
 
Gut bacteria “signatures” predict how the body will respond to poor food choices, predicting risk for diabetes, heart disease

GUT BACTERIA “SIGNATURES” PREDICT HOW THE BODY WILL RESPOND TO POOR FOOD CHOICES, PREDICTING RISK FOR DIABETES, HEART DISEASE

An animal study published in the journal Cell Reports has revealed that examining the chemical signatures present in gut bacteria and...

Study: Open-plan offices reduce the risk of Type 2 diabetes among employees

STUDY: OPEN-PLAN OFFICES REDUCE THE RISK OF TYPE 2 DIABETES AMONG EMPLOYEES

Interestingly, the design of an office may affect the diabetes risk of employees. A study published in the journal Occupational & Environmental...

 
 
 
Young People Need To Turn Out For Their Health

YOUNG PEOPLE NEED TO TURN OUT FOR THEIR HEALTH

By MERCEDES CARNETHON PhD This month, we saw historic turnout at the polls for midterm elections with over 114 million ballots cast....

Working Night Shifts, Unhealthy Lifestyle Can Increase Type 2 Diabetes Risk

WORKING NIGHT SHIFTS, UNHEALTHY LIFESTYLE CAN INCREASE TYPE 2 DIABETES RISK

Working night shifts combined with an unhealthy lifestyle can put you at high risk of type-2 diabetes, finds a new study.