Obese patients who undergo weight-loss surgery have a lower death rate than those who receive other forms of treatment, according to a new study.
Breastfeeding for six months or more nearly halves the risk of women developing type 2 diabetes, a new long-term US study has found.
Well over a third of patients with type 2 diabetes say they do not fully understand their heightened risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to a small survey by a pharmaceutical company.
Pregnancy for women with diabetes remains high risk and more work is needed to ensure mothers and babies in Scotland get the best care, say researchers behind a new study.
More funding should be poured into “under-resourced” NHS weight management programmes, say researchers who found evidence they do work.
Many people with type 2 diabetes are not taking their medication due to unpleasant side effects including flatulence and diarrhoea, suggests a large-scale study, whose authors are urging doctors and nurses to actively ask their patients about medication adherence.
Significant weight loss could reverse type 2 diabetes, according to early findings from a new study looking at how nurse-led diet programmes in primary care can tackle the condition.
Many adults with type 1 diabetes – including prime minister Theresa May – have been misdiagnosed due to misconceptions the condition is a childhood disease, claim researchers behind a new study.
Being exposed to workplace bullying and violence may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, for both men and women, according to researchers from Scandinavia.
More than two thirds of patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes are not confident they are in control of their condition, a major new survey has suggested.