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Human body can cope with occasional over eating but continuous binging will have serious health effects
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Human body can cope with occasional over eating but continuous binging will have serious health effects

As little as 24 hours of overeating can have some negative consequences for our health, including elevated blood sugar concentrations.

Evidence suggests coronavirus may trigger diabetes in non-diabetic patients; healthy diet, exercise advised to thwart threat to life
Health

Evidence suggests coronavirus may trigger diabetes in non-diabetic patients; healthy diet, exercise advised to thwart threat to life

There is increasing evidence that otherwise healthy people are at risk of developing diabetes after they contract the novel coronavirus

Signs of Type-2 Diabetes can be seen in genes of children as young as 8 years of age, say researchers from University of Bristol
Health

Signs of Type-2 Diabetes can be seen in genes of children as young as 8 years of age, say researchers from University of Bristol

People may have different genetically inherited metabolic markers in their body which can depict the possibility of type 2 diabetes in the future, a research study found.

National Cancer Awareness Day: How pancreas are vulnerable to this deadly disease, its causes, symptoms and why it is hard to detect
Health

National Cancer Awareness Day: How pancreas are vulnerable to this deadly disease, its causes, symptoms and why it is hard to detect

Exact cause of pancreatic cancer is not known yet, though doctors suggest that factors like family history, chronic pancreatitis, diabetes, overweight, alcohol consumption, smoking might increase risk

Diabetics may soon be able to ditch the needle and swallow a pill instead
Health

Diabetics may soon be able to ditch the needle and swallow a pill instead

Scientists have developed an insulin pill that can reportedly deliver the same dosage as an injection.

What is brittle diabetes and how can it affect your organs
Health

What is brittle diabetes and how can it affect your organs

Brittle diabetes, also known as labile diabetes, is marked by frequent spikes and drops in blood sugar levels.

Scientists create a pea-sized pill that may replace traditional insulin
science

Scientists create a pea-sized pill that may replace traditional insulin

The pea-sized pills that can inject insulin are made of stainless steel and a biodegradable material

Scientists have developed smart artificial cells that can automatically release insulin and manage diabetes
News & Analysis

Scientists have developed smart artificial cells that can automatically release insulin and manage diabetes

Scientists have developed smart artificial cells that could help manage diabetes without painful and frequent injections.

Combination of insulin, diabetes pill can cut mortality risk, finds new study
Life

Combination of insulin, diabetes pill can cut mortality risk, finds new study

Insulin when taken in conjunction with metformin has the potential to reduce mortality risk and heart attacks in people with Type 2 diabetes

On eve of World Health Day, WHO claims number of adults with diabetes has quadrupled since 1980
Life

On eve of World Health Day, WHO claims number of adults with diabetes has quadrupled since 1980

To curb the intensifying burden of diabetes, huge efforts were needed to change "eating and physical activity habits," WHO said.

Smartphones to turn into pancreas, treat Type 1 diabetes
News & Analysis

Smartphones to turn into pancreas, treat Type 1 diabetes

US researchers have developed a system that treats Type 1 diabetes automatically and effortlessly -- with the help of a smartphone -- ditching constant finger pricks and manual insulin injections.

Arvind Kejriwal's health improves, insulin dosage comes down
Politics

Arvind Kejriwal's health improves, insulin dosage comes down

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's insulin dosage has been reduced, and his sugar level and cough has come down, a senior doctor treating him at the naturopathy institute in Bengaluru said on Monday.

Lupin inks 5-year-pact with LG Life to launch diabetes drug in India
Corporate

Lupin inks 5-year-pact with LG Life to launch diabetes drug in India

As per the strategic distribution pact inked between the two companies, Mumbai-based Lupin will launch LG Life Sciences' Insulin Glargine, a novel insulin analogue, under the brand name BasugineTM.<br />

New research links Alzheimer's to type 2 diabetes
Life

New research links Alzheimer's to type 2 diabetes

The extra insulin produced by those with Type 2 diabetes also gets into the brain, disrupting its chemistry, which can lead to the formation of toxic clumps of amyloid proteins that poison brain cells, researchers said.

Over 50 million in India suffer from diabetes
India

Over 50 million in India suffer from diabetes

There are now more people living with diabetes in Asia than elsewhere and India is among the list of top five countries with the most diabetes sufferers in 2009, organisers of World Diabetes Day have said quoting World Health Organisation (WHO) figures.

Good news for diabetics: No more pinpricks!
News & Analysis

Good news for diabetics: No more pinpricks!

A non-invasive approach could free diabetics from the pain of several pinpricks.

Pfizer scraps insulin deal with Biocon, stock tumbles
Business

Pfizer scraps insulin deal with Biocon, stock tumbles

US drugmaker Pfizer said on Monday it has scrapped a deal to sell insulin products made by Biocon Ltd, in what is set to be a major blow for India's largest listed biotech firm.