26 November 2022
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Novel ways to measure glucose levels without drawing blood
Scientists have reported a new route for measuring blood sugar levels (BGLs) without drawing blood.
Challenging guidelines on pregnancy interval following miscarriage or abortion
Conception within three months of a miscarriage or an abortion is not associated with increased risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes, according to new research. The study suggests that, contrary to current advice, women could attempt pregnancy after a previous miscarriage or induced abortion without elevated perinatal risks and reassures those who want to try again sooner than guidelines recommend.
Long-term effects of COVID-19 in diabetics
Can a COVID-19 infection have long-term health effects on people with diabetes, including advancing their risk for heart disease? A recent article examines the mechanisms and possible effects of COVID-19 on patients with high-risk diabetes and the virus' potential to advance the disease, leading to inflammation and heart failure.
Believe it or 'nut', almonds can help you cut calories, study finds
Weight loss is never an easy nut to crack, but a handful of almonds could keep extra kilos at bay, according to new research.
New study identifies connection between diabetes medications, multiple sclerosis
A study has found that anti-hyperglycemic medications used to treat Type 2 diabetes resulted in an increased risk of multiple sclerosis for people older than 45, particularly among women.