• Smoking Plus Diabetes a Very Deadly Mix

    Added On : 26th November 2016

    Smoking Plus Diabetes a Very Deadly MixChances of an early death double if smoker also has the blood sugar disease, study finds

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  • Conference discusses holistic approach to manage diabetes

    Added On : 21st November 2016

    Mohammed Al-Tawil, general manager for Near East and Middle East Area (NEMEA) at Boehringer Ingelheim, addressing the conference in Riyadh.RIYADH — Participants of a medical conference here discussed a new holistic approach to manage type 2 diabetes. The discussions focused on new methods to reduce blood sugar levels, as well as the cardiovascular complications in diabetic patients.

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  • 12 ways to manage diabetes during pregnancy

    Added On : 18th November 2016

     A healthy pregnancy is a priority for every mother-to-be, but for women who have diabetes, including those who are diagnosed with gestational diabetes, their health care can become more complex.

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  • Boehringer Ingelheim focuses on new approaches to type 2 diabetes care across Saudi Arabia

    Added On : 16th November 2016

    Image result for Boehringer Ingelheim Focuses On New Approaches To Type 2 Diabetes Care Across Saudi ArabiaBoehringer Ingelheim, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, held today a press conference in Saudi Arabia in the occasion of the world’s diabetes day to address the prevalence of type 2 diabetes across the Kingdom. The event, which was held in Mövenpick Hotel Riyadh, included a number of prominent Saudi endocrinologists along with the company’s senior management.

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  • Constipation, Kidney Disease May Be Linked

    Added On : 14th November 2016

    Nation'sFirst KidneyMobile Offers Free Kidney ScreeningsTreating constipation -- a common condition -- could help prevent kidney damage, experts say

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  • Distress and depression with type 2 diabetes tied to skipping meds

    Added On : 3rd November 2016

     People with type 2 diabetes who also have symptoms of distress or depression are more likely than others to miss or skip their diabetes medications, according to a recent study.

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  • Long daytime naps are 'warning sign' for type-2 diabetes

    Added On : 19th September 2016

    Napping man on the sofaNapping for more than an hour during the day could be a warning sign for type-2 diabetes, Japanese researchers suggest.

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  • Statins' benefits understated and harms exaggerated, scientists warn

    Added On : 11th September 2016

        LONDON –  - The benefits of statins - cholesterol-busting drugs that can dramatically reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes - have been underestimated and their harms exaggerated, scientists said on Thursday in a major review of research.

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  • Earlier diabetes diagnosis linked to worse mid-life heart health

    Added On : 8th September 2016

    A woman diagnosed with diabetes gives herself an injection of insulin.When people develop diabetes early in life they may also be more likely to experience heart problems in middle age, a study suggests.

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  • Healthy lifestyle plays key role in preventing diabetes

    Added On : 8th August 2016

    ABHA: The ratio of the spread of diabetes in the Kingdom has reached 13.4 percent. While the percentage among males stood at 14.8 percent, it was 11.7 percent among women, according to national health survey data of the Kingdom. 

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