Life Expectancy Improves for Type 1 Diabetics
SATURDAY, June 25 (HealthDay News) -- Advances in diabetes care
have nearly eliminated the difference in life expectancy between
people with type 1 diabetes and the general population, according
to new research.
Class of Drugs Linked to Higher Heart Risk in Older Diabetics
SATURDAY, June 25 (HealthDay News) -- New research shows that
older people with type 2 diabetes who take drugs known as
sulfonylureas to lower their blood sugar levels may face a higher
risk for heart problems than their counterparts who take
Diabetes on Upswing Worldwide
SATURDAY, June 25 (HealthDay News) -- The last quarter century
has seen a such an explosion in the incidence of diabetes that
nearly 350 million people worldwide now struggle with the disease,
a new British-American study reveals.