Trouble sleeping? You could be at risk of type 2 diabetes — ScienceDaily

As the Christmas season starts to ramp up, University of South Australia researchers are reminding people to prioritise a good night’s sleep as new research shows that a troubled sleep…

Muscle wasting severity linked to type, size and location of tumor in mice — ScienceDaily

About 80% of people with cancer suffer from significant muscle wasting, or loss of muscle tissue, and 30% of these patients die from this condition. New research in mice finds…

Why holistic management of type 2 diabetes is important

Marked on November 14th of every year, World Diabetes Day is dedicated to building awareness on the prevention and management of the progressive disease. With lesser-known aspects of type 2…

Research finds skin location and type determine risk of disease such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis — ScienceDaily

Two new UC Davis Health studies explored how differences in skin composition may lead to dermatological conditions, such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. “Skin does not have a uniform composition…

Multiple shots of the BCG vaccine protect type 1 diabetics from COVID-19, study finds — ScienceDaily

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), published a new paper in Cell Reports Medicine demonstrating the protective potential of multiple doses of the Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccine against COVID-19 and…

Potential target for treatment among patients with type 2 diabetes — ScienceDaily

In a potential game changer for patients with type 2 diabetes, a team of researchers at the Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Institute (DOMI) at the Icahn School of Medicine at…

Research reveals secrets of baffling but all-too-common type of diabetes — ScienceDaily

A mysterious form of diabetes known as malnutrition-related diabetes afflicts tens of millions of people in Asian and sub-Saharan African countries. Its victims — mainly thin and impoverished adolescents and…

Modifying the body’s immune system to help treat Type 1 diabetes — ScienceDaily

In a new study, a team of researchers from the University of Missouri, Georgia Tech and Harvard University has demonstrated the successful use of a novel Type 1 diabetes treatment…

Solid tumors use a type of T cell as a shield against immune attack — ScienceDaily

An unexpected trick in cancer’s playbook may fool an important component of our immune systems into knocking down our natural defenses against solid tumors. Scientists at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center…

Harnessing the power of AI to advance knowledge of Type 1 diabetes — ScienceDaily

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the University of Missouri, Children’s Mercy Kansas City and Texas Children’s Hospital has used a new data-driven approach to learn more about persons with…