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10-24-2023 | Type 2 diabetes | News

Prediabetes remission with lifestyle intervention reduces type 2 diabetes risk

A post-hoc analysis of the German Prediabetes Lifestyle Intervention Study has found that people who achieve remission of prediabetes by losing weight through lifestyle intervention for 12 months may reduce their risk for developing type 2 diabetes.

05-04-2023 | Diet | News

DiRECT extension shows potential for persistent type 2 diabetes remission

The 5-year DiRECT results show sustained type 2 diabetes remission for 13% of the intervention group.

05-04-2023 | Diet | News

More exercise may be better for beta-cell function in type 2 diabetes

Researchers have established a dose–response effect of exercise on glucose metabolism in people with type 2 diabetes who are dieting for weight loss.

04-25-2023 | Diet | News

Time-restricted fasting improves postprandial glucose tolerance

Restricting fast-day eating to the morning has a positive effect on postprandial glucose versus standard calorie restriction among people at increased risk for type 2 diabetes who are trying to lose weight, a study shows.

Tape measure - overweight obesity concept

02-14-2023 | Obesity | News

Obesity as prevalent in type 1 diabetes as general US population

There is a “substantial” burden of overweight and obesity among people with type 1 diabetes, say US researchers who found rates to be in line with that of the general population.

01-17-2023 | Lifestyle interventions | News

Healthy lifestyle wards off type 2 diabetes microvascular complications

Real-world data from the UK Biobank show the value of a healthy lifestyle in people with type 2 diabetes hoping to avoid microvascular complications.

01-16-2023 | Diet | News

Microbiome support improves type 2 diabetes outcomes

A randomised trial shows that use of a prebiotic fibre-enriched nutritional formula results in improved life quality and, potentially, better glycaemic control in people with type 2 diabetes.

12-16-2022 | Diet | News

Intermittent fasting feasible with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes

A randomized trial reveals benefits of intermittent fasting, without an increased risk for severe hypoglycemia, in people with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes.