Category Archives: Diabetes

Parkinson’s disease: New protein discovery could fuel new treatments

New treatments for Parkinson’s disease could be in sight, after researchers reveal how inhibiting the activity of a specific protein in the brain could stop or slow development of the disease. What is more, there is already a drug approved … Continue reading

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How Does Coffee Affect Diabetes?

With diabetes, diet is of the utmost concern. What people with diabetes eat and drink directly affects their blood glucose levels. We often concentrate on food, but what people drink is just as important. For many people, the only way … Continue reading

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Exercise can Help Retain, Repair and Regenerate Damaged Muscle in the Elderly

Older adults lose muscle rapidly when their activity levels fall, which can happen for a variety of reasons, including illness or extended hospital stays. As the world’s older population is rapidly growing, preventing muscle loss and promoting muscle repair is … Continue reading

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What is the Best Milk for People with Diabetes?

Whether served with cereal or an afternoon snack, milk is a dairy product that’s a common part of many people’s diets. But for those with diabetes, milk’s carbohydrate count can impact blood sugar. Milk contains lactose, a natural sugar or … Continue reading

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