Jul 27

Previously unknown virus that lives in half the world’s population could play a major role in obesity and diabetes

Jul 27

Diabetes, arthritis, cancer and Alzheimer’s disease: strategy proposed for preventing diseases of aging

Medicine focuses almost entirely on fighting chronic diseases in a piecemeal fashion as symptoms develop.

Jul 25

Shift work associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes

A large meta-analysis assesses the evidence of a link between shift work and a heightened risk for type 2 diabetes. The analysis finds that men are at particular risk.

Jul 25

Residents at high risk of diabetes

MORE than 60 per cent of people tested in Weymouth have been found to be at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.

Jul 25

Shift Workers At Higher Risk Of Developing Diabetes, Study Finds

When you think of shift work, the downsides that immediately come to mind are tiredness and the difficulties of having a regular social life - but a recent study has shown working unusual hours can also have a negative affect on our health . Medics, police officers, fire fighters and other shift workers could be at increased risk of developing diabetes , experts have said. Compared to normal ...

Jul 25

Shift Workers At Higher Risk Of Developing Diabetes, Study Finds

When you think of shift work, the downsides that immediately come to mind are tiredness and the difficulties of having a regular social life - but a recent study has shown working unusual hours can also have a negative affect on our health . Medics, police officers, fire fighters and other shift workers could be at increased risk of developing diabetes , experts have said. Compared to normal ...

Jul 25

AUDIO: Shift work 'increases diabetes risk'

IOSH's Jane White and London Business School's Lynda Gratton discuss new research suggesting Type 2 diabetes is more common in people who work shifts.

Jul 25

Brown fat found to protect against diabetes and obesity

Jul 25

Inherited genes from mother or father determine age of puberty in girls

The age at which girls reach sexual maturity is influenced by 'imprinted' genes, a small sub-set of genes whose activity differs depending on which parent passes on that gene, according to new...

Jul 25

Men doing shift work at increased risk of diabetes

MEDICAL staff, police officers and firefighters could be at increased risk of developing diabetes, experts have said after the latest research linked shift work to a heightened risk of being diagnosed with the condition.

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