Among dialysis patients with diabetes, the conventional monitoring test to measure glucose is not as effective as it seems. This is according to a recent study conducted at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
A landmark study has identified a new method of distinguishing children with major depressive disorder (MDD) from not only normal children, but also from children with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). The study was conducted by scientists at Wayne State University and appeared in the Archives of General Psychiatry on May 06, 2011.
According to a statement made by U.S researchers on Wednesday, changes brought about in the metabolism of the body due to weight loss surgery are the reason for the post-surgery disappearance of Diabetes. Type 2 Diabetes is a global epidemic which is associated with lack of exercise and obesity. Further research into the effects of gastric bypass on the metabolism can help develop a treatment for the disease.
A team of researchers from the Mount Sinai School o Medicine has identified that ketogenic diet may effectively reverse impaired kidneys among patients suffering from type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. This diet is very specialized of its kind, consisting of food that are high in fat and low in carbohydrates.