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Researchers have discovered a connection between dementia risk and diabetes. This link means that as many as one-quarter of Americans over the age of 60 could have a significantly increased risk for Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia, according to the results of a recent study. Their findings should resonate with particular…

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Diabetes & Dementia Information about Dementia Risk and High Blood Sugar Research points to a link between diabetes and the risk of cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease. A report from the Archives of Neurology found that among 824 people older than age 55, those with diabetes had lower scores on many measures of cognition…

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Amlodipine and Death/Stroke Incidence Diabetes & Heart Health There’s new information about how to protect your heart. A segment of the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial looked at the effect of two kinds of antihypertension drugs on the heart health of people with type 2 diabetes.The results were so dramatic that the study…

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Causes of Diabetic Retinopathy What Causes Diabetic Retinopathy? There are two forms of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. In people with type 1 diabetes, mild abnormalities in the retina begin to appear an average of seven years after the diabetes begins, but damage that threatens vision usually does not develop until much…

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Amlodipine and Death/Stroke Incidence Diabetes & Heart Health There’s new information about how to protect your heart. A segment of the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial looked at the effect of two kinds of antihypertension drugs on the heart health of people with type 2 diabetes.The results were so dramatic that the study…

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Amlodipine and Death/Stroke Incidence Diabetes & Heart Health There’s new information about how to protect your heart. A segment of the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial looked at the effect of two kinds of antihypertension drugs on the heart health of people with type 2 diabetes.The results were so dramatic that the study…

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Causes of Diabetic Retinopathy What Causes Diabetic Retinopathy? There are two forms of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. In people with type 1 diabetes, mild abnormalities in the retina begin to appear an average of seven years after the diabetes begins, but damage that threatens vision usually does not develop until much…

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Treatment for Depression is Key to Managing Diabetes A recent University of Michigan study has discovered that people who have depression in addition to diabetes will see improvement in the physical symptoms caused by diabetes if they undergo treatment for their mental disorder. There are an inordinate number of individuals…

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Increase Muscle Mass to Reduce Diabetes Risk Reducing your risk for Type II diabetes may come down to taking a break from the spin bike and picking up some free weights, according to researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles. Their new study, published in the Journal of Endocrinology and…

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Europeans Now Living Longer Than Americans Bad habits have eroded the edge that Americans had 40 years ago over Western Europeans in terms of life expectancy. The culprits? Primarily smoking and obesity-related diseases such as hypertension and diabetes. Americans now live about a year-and-a-half less than Western Europeans, and also less than people…