Headlines Tagged with Diabetes — 271 headlines found
Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults, according to a study from the University of California, Davis and the Berkeley nonprofit Public Health Institute.
Feb 9, 2015 EurekAlert
added Feb 10, 2015 22:12
New research published today shows that children of mothers who smoke while breastfeeding are more likely to develop serious health problems such as obesity, hypothyroidism, diabetes and cardiovascular disease later in life.
Feb 4, 2015 Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:26
[UK] Mums who smoke and breastfeed harm child's health: Chances of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular raised even after a small exposure to nicotine in first months
Tests on rats fitted with nicotine implants provide stark warning for mums Nicotine exposure in first months affected cell and hormonal development Sensitivity of hormone which controls appetite lower in these infants
Feb 3, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 16:52
Among nonsmokers who had diabetes, those who took the diabetes drug metformin had a decrease in lung cancer risk, the findings showed. "Our results suggest that risk might differ by smoking history, with metformin decreasing risk among nonsmokers and in
Feb 2, 2015 New Kerala.com (in)
added Feb 2, 2015 17:28
also found that arsenic appeared to amplify the damaging effects of smoking: Death rates accelerated sharply among smokers exposed to arsenic. Other studies suggest that arsenic may also contribute to the development of diabetes, which is another factor i
Oct 30, 2014 New York Times Blogs
added Oct 30, 2014 18:09
US adults have had approximately 14 million major medical conditions that were attributable to smoking. This figure is generally conservative owing to the existence of other diseases and medical events that were not included in these estimates. Cigarette
Oct 13, 2014 Archives of Internal Medicine
added Oct 13, 2014 20:44
"For each annual death, there are 15 to 20 people living with major disease caused by smoking," said senior study author Terry Pechacek ..."Smoking not only will kill you, it will damage your health and make your life worse."
Oct 13, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 13, 2014 20:15
Dr Usman cautioned that, "TB presents itself differently in people with diabetes. They may not develop fever or cough, but just have uncontrolled blood sugar despite good diabetes treatment. ... The caution signal is very clear: Tobacco use in any form i
May 26, 2014 OpEd News (blog)
added May 27, 2014 09:20
The findings suggest that greater effort may be needed to control high blood pressure, diabetes and smoking among blacks, said Will.
May 20, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 21, 2014 14:41
"We're focusing on how certain prenatal events can cause you to develop lung disease and metabolic syndromes such as obesity, hypertension, diabetes and fatty liver," explains Lisa Joss-Moore, PhD, whose research reveals new insights into the molecular a
May 1, 2014 University of Utah Health Care
added May 6, 2014 16:49