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Extra chromosome in 1 in 500 men, disease risk higher: study

June 13, 2022 12:34 am

By linking genetic data to routine health records, the team found that men with XXY have much higher chances of reproductive problems, including a three-fold higher risk of delayed puberty and a four-fold higher risk of being childless.

Worldwide study on diabetes paves way for risk prediction: CSIR

May 12, 2022 9:35 pm

The study named DIAMANTE (DIAbetes Meta-Analysis of Trans-Ethnic association studies) co-led by Prof Andrew Morris at the University of Manchester is now published in Nature Genetics, CCMB said.

Cutting Edge: Biomarker can predict pre-diabetes years before diagnosis

April 26, 2022 7:17 pm

While a patient’s glucose levels have been the gold standard for detecting pre-diabetes and diabetes, a recent report has explored the potential of a new marker for identifying the condition: microRNA.

Are newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes patients at risk of developing some form of cardiovascular disease?

April 20, 2022 5:27 pm

Type 2 diabetes is caused when the insulin hormone does not properly regulate glucose in the body.

6th international diabetes summit (virtual) from March 4-6

February 15, 2022 5:47 pm

Over 50 young researchers will present posters and free papers to win the ‘Chellaram Foundation Diabetes Research Awards’ for Basic Science and Clinical Science categories.

Can consuming one or more eggs daily trigger diabetes?

December 29, 2021 4:30 pm

One large egg contains nearly 200 mg of cholesterol, asserted Neha Pathania, chief dietitian, Paras Hospitals, Gurugram

Things to keep in mind if you have just been diagnosed with type-2 diabetes

December 07, 2021 7:10 pm

Better diabetes management will also benefit you in the here and now – your mood and energy levels are adversely affected when your glucose levels are high.

One in 10 living with diabetes, 44 per cent undiagnosed globally: International Diabetes Federation

December 07, 2021 5:24 pm

India, which ranks number two in the world after China with 74.2 millions living with diabetes currently, is projected to see 124.9 millions living with diabetes by 2045 in the 20-79 years of age

What kind of complications are seen in diabetics, and how to avoid them?

November 15, 2021 3:24 pm

Complications include infection in blood vessels and nerves. Symptoms of hyperglycemia are increased urination, weakness, weight loss, increased appetite, recurrent infections and heart attacks, strokes or kidney failure

Diabetes management: Nutritionist busts five common myths

November 10, 2021 5:41 pm

"Don’t fall for these myths! Talk to your nutritionist or doctor if you have any concerns about your risk of diabetes," said Lovneet Batra


Type-2 diabetes: Simple tips to keep it under control

March 04, 2021 11:14 am

From eating home-cooked food to exercising regularly, these lifestyle tips will help you manage your blood glucose levels