diabetes

Finnish Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine Human Trials To Start In 2018

According to yle.fi, type 1 diabetes may be more common in Finland than anywhere else in the world. A vaccine for type 1 diabetes developed by Finnish researchers will be tested on mainly Finnish human subjects in late 2018. The scientists first

Diet rich in plant protein may prevent type 2 diabetes

While plant protein may provide a protective role, meat protein was shown to increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Medical News Today. More than 29 million people in the Unites States are affected by diabetes, with

Apple has a secret team working on the holy grail for treating diabetes

Apple has hired a small team of biomedical engineers to work at a nondescript office in Palo Alto, California, miles from corporate headquarters, according to CNBC. They are part of a super secret initiative, initially envisioned by the late Apple co-founder Steve

Eating fresh fruit every day lowers your risk of diabetes

If you want to lower your risk of developing the disease, then make sure you chow down on some fresh fruit every day. Researchers from Oxford University found that eating more fresh fruit was linked with a lower incidence of diabetes, Joinfo.com

Making Medical History: Teen Suffering From Type 1 Diabetes Receives Artificial Pancreas

A Connecticut teenager is making medical history. She’s one of the first in the country to receive a so called artificial pancreas. The new technology could change the lives of tens of thousands of people living with type 1 diabetes, Joinfo.com reports

A New Drug May Be Able to Completely Reverse Diabetes

A team of researchers, led by Stephanie Stanford at the University of California, San Diego, is proposing a solution in the form of a single pill that aims to restore insulin sensitivity in diabetic patients, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Futurism. Type

Avoiding gluten in our diet may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes

People with celiac disease or who are gluten intolerant may benefit from a low-gluten diet. A considerable number of people who do not have these diseases still adopt a gluten-free diet in the hope that it benefits their health. New research, however,

Lack or too much of sleep can make you obese – study

New research has found that not sticking to the recommended amount of sleep increases the chances of being obese, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Daily Mail Online. In fact, sleeping for either too much or too little poses the same threat on your

Fasting diet ‘regenerates diabetic pancreas’ – study

Restoring the function of the organ - which helps control blood sugar levels - reversed symptoms of diabetes in animal experiments, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. The study, published in the journal Cell, says the diet reboots the

Belgian scientists discover bacterium that protects against obesity and diabetes

Patrice D Cani, the professor who led the research, has published the first results of the study in a very prestigious Nature Medicine on Monday, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Belgian media. He has immediately been mentioned as a future Nobel