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The ingestible microneedle is designed to inject insulin into the stomach lining. For size comparison, it is placed next to a capsule. Diana Saville/BWH Communications

New microneedle pill for painless insulin injection

Insulin is a hormone that your pancreas makes to allow cells to use glucose. When your body isn’t making insulin correctly, you can take...
Non-obese and lean Indians also prone to type 2 diabetes: study

Non-obese and lean Indians also prone to type 2 diabetes: study

Contrary to popular belief, not only obese and overweight but also non-obese and lean persons may be prone to type 2 diabetes. A recent study...
An illustration of vascular organoids, lab-made human blood vessels, based on original data. Credit: IMBA

Scientists created perfect blood vessels in a Petri Dish for the First Time

A group of scientists at the University of British Columbia has successfully grown perfect human blood vessels as organoids in a petri dish. This breakthrough...
Following heart health guidelines also reduces diabetes risk

Following heart health guidelines also reduces diabetes risk

A new study published in the Diabetologia, the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, suggests that the health factors that are...
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Albumin better indicator of diabetes: study

Based on findings of their new research, scientists at the National Chemical Laboratory, Pune have suggested that measuring levels of free albumin and albumin...
Bright shoulder? It may be warning sign of diabetes

Bright shoulder? It may be warning sign of diabetes

In a recent study, scientists have suggested that if a shoulder muscle appears unusually bright on ultrasound, it may be a warning sign of...
diabetic girl with needle

Injectable gel may deliver islet cells for type 1 diabetes: study

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati have developed an injectable gel using silk proteins to deliver insulin producing cells needed to address...
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How air pollution is adding to India’s diabetes burden

The ill-effects of air pollution on human health have been reported extensively. Some estimates attribute nearly one-fourth of all deaths in India to air...
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Heart disease, stroke among top killers in India

India has witnessed an alarming rise in the occurrence of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and cancers in the past 25 years, a series of...

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