Tag: blood sugar

Antacids Aid Blood Sugar Control in People With Diabetes

July 2, 2021 — A class of drugs widely used to treat heartburn and stomach ulcers improve blood sugar control in patients with diabetes...

Best Blood Sugar Meds for Type 2 Diabetes

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) — You have type 2 diabetes, and you are already taking an old standby...

Blood Sugar Control in Diabetes Getting Worse: Study

June 9, 2021 — Fewer adults with diabetes in the United States have well-controlled blood sugar or blood pressure now compared with 10 years...

Potential Blood Sugar Test Uses Sweat, Not Blood

By Denise Mann HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, June 2, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A new quick and painless sensor that measures blood sugar in human sweat...

Blessing for diabetics: Samsung might measure your blood sugar in upcoming Galaxy Watch 4

Samsung might add a sensor for blood glucose monitoring to future models of the Galaxy Watch. Such a feature could be a welcome novelty for...

‘Pollution India’s top risk factor for deaths’, Air Pollution kills 1.2L infants in India in 2019 | India News

NEW DELHI: Long-term exposure to air pollution contributed to around 6.7 million deaths globally from stroke, heart attack, diabetes, lung cancer, chronic lung diseases, and...

Air pollution contributed to 6.7 million annual deaths globally in 2019, India faced 1.67 million deaths due to dirty air, says State of Global Air report | India News

NEW DELHI: Long-term exposure to outdoor and household air pollution contributed to over 6.7 million annual deaths globally, including 1.67 million in India, from stroke,...

Trial Holds Promise for Weekly Insulin for Type 2

By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Sept. 22, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Type 2 diabetes can be tough to control without medication. But for...

COVID-19 May Spike Blood Sugar, Raising Death Risk

By E.J. Mundell HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 13, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Bodies stressed by severe COVID-19 could produce abnormally high blood...

Does COVID-19 Trigger New Cases of Diabetes?

By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 22, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Early in the coronavirus pandemic, doctors learned that people with...