Coronavirus, bacteria together can lead to severity in some Covid patients
The body's own microbiota may also be influential in the progression of lung diseases.
UK wants Britons to get in shape, will offer free soup and shake diets in fight against diabetes
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Pandemic is turning people into couch potatoes, stress & binge eating adding to health issues
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World Heart Day: The WFH era is here to stay; millennials need to get enough sleep, eat well & stay positive
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Doctors are now probing whether COVID-19 is causing diabetes, even with no history
It's already been well-documented that people with diabetes face much higher risks of severe illness or death if they contract COVID-19. In July, U.S. health officials found that nearly 40% of people who have died with COVID-19 had diabetes. Now, cases like Buelna's suggest the connection between the diseases runs both ways.
People who excessively use tobacco, alcohol likely to suffer from severity of Covid
SUD diagnosis was strongest for opioid use disorder, followed by tobacco.
TV actress Himani Shivpuri hospitalised after testing positive for coronavirus
The actress said that she has a history of diabetes, and was admitted to the hospital.
Zydus Healthcare launches generic anti-diabetic Dapagliflozin tablets in India
The once-daily tablets are indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise, and aim to improve glycemic control in adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Zydus Healthcare said.
Study calls coronavirus a multi-organ metabolic disease
The disease includes elements of dyslipidaemia, liver dysfunction, diabetes & heart disease risk.
Bayer's Aflibercept injection gets DCGI nod for Diabetic Macular Edema indication
Diabetic Macular Edema occurs when high blood sugar levels damage capillaries that leak fluid into the retina, resulting in swelling and blurred vision. The approval of Aflibercept injection for intravitreal use presents a new and alternative treatment option to currently available therapies, for patients with DME, Bayer in India said in a statement.
Sun Pharma recalls 747 bottles of generic diabetes drug from the American market
As per the latest Enforcement Report of the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries is recalling the bottles of RIOMET ER (metformin hydrochloride for extended-release oral suspension) in the American market.
High blood sugar can be deadly for Covid patients, even if they don't have diabetes
Most COVID-19 patients are prone to glucose metabolic disorders.
Blood test can help suggest which Covid-19 patient needs a ventilator, determine the role of diabetes
The researchers tested blood samples taken from the patients within 48 hours of diagnosis.
COVID-19 patients, who are hospitalised, less likely to suffer a stroke
This study contradicts initial reports that suggested a risk of stroke in patients hospitalised with Covid.
Alembic Pharmaceuticals gets USFDA's tentative approval for type 2 diabetes drug
The tentatively approved abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) is therapeutically equivalent to the reference listed drug product Glyxambi tablets, 10 mg/5 mg and 25 mg/5 mg, of Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.