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Opened vial of insulin can be stored for four weeks in warm temperatures, without loosing efficacy
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Opened vial of insulin can be stored for four weeks in warm temperatures, without loosing efficacy

Research found that the insulin preparations recorded a potency loss of no more than one percent — the same as in a control batch kept in cold storage.

COVID-19-triggered Mucormycosis: How is the fungal infection linked to Coronavirus, treatments, more
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COVID-19-triggered Mucormycosis: How is the fungal infection linked to Coronavirus, treatments, more

It is important to remember that Mucormycosis does not spread from person to person, it is not contagious.

PCOS and diabetes risk increases with obesity – here's how they affect fertility in women
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PCOS and diabetes risk increases with obesity – here's how they affect fertility in women

Women hoping to prevent or manage obesity, diabetes or PCOS can adopt healthy lifestyle practices to avoid ill effects in the longer run.

Obesity in adult women linked to childhood abuse, social background more than in men, suggests study
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Obesity in adult women linked to childhood abuse, social background more than in men, suggests study

The study sought to understand the social and environmental factors that contribute to obesity in men and women separately.

Diabetes can silently affect feet leading to neuropathy, ulcers and even amputation
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Diabetes can silently affect feet leading to neuropathy, ulcers and even amputation

As far as things that can happen to the feet due to diabetes are concerned, amputation is pretty much the final and most extreme step.

COVID-19 patients with high blood sugar at higher risk of death even if they don’t have diabetes, study suggests
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COVID-19 patients with high blood sugar at higher risk of death even if they don’t have diabetes, study suggests

Researchers have found that the cumulative probability of mortality was significantly higher in patients with hyperglycemia - whether they had diabetes or not - as compared to those with normal blood sugar levels

Substituting regular meals with total diet replacements could aid weight loss, control diabetes
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Substituting regular meals with total diet replacements could aid weight loss, control diabetes

Total diet replacements or TDRs are nutritionally balanced formula foods such as shakes, soups, ready-to-drink options, dehydrated meals, nutrition bars, porridge, or negative-calorie desserts that are supposed to replace your entire diet

Short bursts of exercise as beneficial as prolonged ones, claims study but not all are convinced
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Short bursts of exercise as beneficial as prolonged ones, claims study but not all are convinced

The study says 12 minutes of short interval exercise in a day can provide cardiometabolic benefits by activating the body’s metabolites.

World Diabetes day: Everything that you need to know about gestational diabetes when you are pregnant
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World Diabetes day: Everything that you need to know about gestational diabetes when you are pregnant

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus can affect the baby’s health, and raise the risk of type 2 diabetes later in life.

World Diabetes Day: Amidst Coronavirus pandemic, India needs to pay attention to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
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World Diabetes Day: Amidst Coronavirus pandemic, India needs to pay attention to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

We know that prediabetes and diabetes affect approximately six million births in India alone, of which 90 percent are due to GDM.

World Diabetes Day 2020: Less salt intake, exercising may help diabetics keep their heart healthy
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World Diabetes Day 2020: Less salt intake, exercising may help diabetics keep their heart healthy

A 2010 study suggests that cardiovascular complications are the major cause of death among 70 percent of patients with Type 2 diabetes

Chemicals that may be present in furniture, electronic devices can increase risk of diabetes, study suggests
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Chemicals that may be present in furniture, electronic devices can increase risk of diabetes, study suggests

The researchers used a mouse model to study the effects of long-term low dose transfer of PBDEs to offspring through the mother on the development of diabetes in adulthood

Mutations in insulin gene have made most people susceptible to type 2 diabetes, claims study
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Mutations in insulin gene have made most people susceptible to type 2 diabetes, claims study

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic health condition that occurs when your body either does not produce enough insulin or is not able to use insulin well

Social isolation puts middle-aged and older women at higher risk of hypertension, study suggests
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Social isolation puts middle-aged and older women at higher risk of hypertension, study suggests

Experts believe that while a family history of hypertension cannot be avoided, the other lifestyle risk factors can and must be regulated to keep hypertension at bay

Low-carb diet can reverse Type 2 diabetes and make medications unnecessary, suggests study
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Low-carb diet can reverse Type 2 diabetes and make medications unnecessary, suggests study

The researchers behind this study gathered data from the Norwood general practice in North England between March 2013 and March 2019.

Occupational physical activity not same as work out, can increase risk of dementia by 55%, says study
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Occupational physical activity not same as work out, can increase risk of dementia by 55%, says study

It was found that participants with high occupational physical activity (OPA) levels had a dementia incidence rate of 1.48, which was significantly higher than in people who engaged only in leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) at home or at the gym

Future weight loss may be determined by brain's subnetwork, its link with gastrointestinal system, says study
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Future weight loss may be determined by brain's subnetwork, its link with gastrointestinal system, says study

A number of factors contribute to or may be the chief cause of obesity, including metabolism, cognition, eating behaviours and the state of the gut microbiome.

People with congenital heart disease may not be at high risk of developing severe symptoms of COVID-19, suggests study
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People with congenital heart disease may not be at high risk of developing severe symptoms of COVID-19, suggests study

The scientists from the Congenital Heart Disease Centre at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons conducted a review study on 7,000 individuals who were born with congenital heart disease

Study reveals an extra 29 minutes of sleep every night can help improve mindfulness the next day
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Study reveals an extra 29 minutes of sleep every night can help improve mindfulness the next day

Mindfulness is the ability of a human to be fully present and aware of where the person is and what they are doing without getting overwhelmed by any of the situations they find themselves in.

Morning exercises may reduce prostate, breast cancer risks; aid weight loss, improve memory
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Morning exercises may reduce prostate, breast cancer risks; aid weight loss, improve memory

Imbalances in hormones can have numerous biological consequences and recent studies have linked such disruptions with increased cancer risks.