Diabetes

DOCTORS in the Chinese coronavirus epi-centre of Wuhan are hailing a cheap pill dating back to the 1950s as a new weapon to combat killer Covid-19. The diabetes drug metformin, which costs 3p per tablet...

People with diabetes are up to four times more likely to break a bone — and the risk increases over time for Type 2 patients, review finds Researchers conducted a review of patients with who had hip...

NEW NHS data shows one in three people who died from coronavirus also had diabetes. Here's everything we know about how coronavirus affects people with the disease and what they should do to keep...

Coronavirus warning for diabetics: Study shows patients with high blood glucose levels are more likely to die from COVID-19 Experts found a link between high blood glucose levels and severe COVID-19 This...

It’s one of the most commonly-prescribed drugs for people with type-2 diabetes, but a new study has warned of a possible side effect of SGLT2 inhibitors. Researchers from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

One amputation every HOUR: The toll of Britain’s diabetes epidemic revealed as number of limbs cut off due to the condition soars to record levels Foot and leg amputations linked to condition risen...

A teenager tragically died on a lad’s holiday in Spain after slipping into a diabetic coma. Now heartbroken friends and family of 18-year-old Billy Black have set up a fundraiser to bring his...

A 10-year-old girl has died after going into a diabetic coma while on a sleepover with friends, according to reports. Tragic Sophia Daugherty, who suffered from type 1 diabetes, died on Wednesday, more...

With the launch of the Jaclyn Hill x Morphe Vault Collection and the announcement of Patrick Starrr’s fall MAC collaboration, the guru world appears to be filled with great makeup. If, however, you’re...

New research offers hope for diabetes patients whose disease is generally believed to be treatable but not reversible. Type 2 diabetes, a disease that afflicts about 27 million people in the United States...

Could a robot save your sight? AI is being used for the first time to diagnose a diabetes-induced condition that can cause blindness Diabetic retinopathy can cause blindness in patients with type 1 or...

Spoilers for The Bold Type Season 2 Episode 5 ahead. There’s not much that The Bold Type won’t touch — in just one season plus a few episodes, the show has delved into everything from the BRCA cancer...

Police are accused of tackling a diabetic teenager to the floor as he suffered a hypo during England’s World Cup win on Sunday. Jack Johnson, 16, had been watching England vs Panama with friends...

The fiancee of a bar manager who died suddenly in a diabetic coma has spoken of her heartbreak at losing the love of her life. Collette Lee, who was just 33 when she died last month, was engaged to marry...