Fibroblast growth factor 1 effects on specific brain cell types, and on nets that enmesh neurons, inform how it restores blood sugar levels to normal in diabetic animals.
Study in JAMA finds huge improvement with patients in India treated with collaborative-care model.
More than 25% of diabetics in the United States are rationing their insulin supply because of costs, a recent study found. Type 1 diabetics need the medication to survive.
Insulin costs force some patients to choose between paying their rent or mortgage and buying medication.
Genome sciences team creates curriculum that makes information personal to youths. It's being tested in 50 classrooms.
Type 2 diabetes is traditionally diagnosed in people 45 and older, but incidence of the disease is growing among children and teens.
Vitamin D and fish oil don’t prevent loss of kidney function in adults with type 2 diabetes, a clinical study shows.
The institute unites basic sciences, clinical research, training and patient care to work to prevent and treat diabetes and its complications.
A recent study found that the teens lost just as much weight as adults, and saw complications such as diabetes disappear or retreat.
UW Medicine’s rehabilitation medicine and diabetes/endocrinology services ranked in the nation’s top 10.