Young onset type 2 diabetes patients have an increased risk of developing diabetic retinopathy at an earlier stage and at a greater frequency, according to researchers in India and US. (read more)
Scientists have developed a new therapeutic approach that could save diabetic patients from amputation by promoting wound healing.
Diabetic patients frequently have lesions on their feet that are very difficult to heal due to poor blood circulation. In cases of serious non-healing infections, a decision to amputate could be made. (read more)
A 12-year community-based cohort study investigated whether 1-h glucose concentration could be better indicator of diagnosis. (read more)