Headlines Tagged with Diabetes — 271 headlines found
[UK] Passive smokers in diabetes alert: Risk of developing Type 2 increases by 22% compared to non-smokers
The new study estimated nearly an eighth (11.7 per cent) of diabetes cases in men and 2.4 per cent in women - approximately 27·8 million cases - are attributable to smoking worldwide if smoking is causally related to diabetes. Doctors should mention th
Sep 18, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:06
Smokers have a much greater risk for type 2 diabetes than those who never smoked, and the same is true for those routinely exposed to secondhand smoke, a new study suggests. But the Harvard researchers said this increased risk gradually drops over time o
Sep 18, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 18, 2015 11:30
A meta-analysis of nearly 6 million people links smoking with a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes and also concludes the more you smoke, the higher your risk.
Sep 17, 2015 Healthline Networks
added Sep 18, 2015 09:54
Lancet journal’s meta-analysis says chance of diabetes for non-smokers inhaling ‘secondhand’ smoke raised by 22% / Pooled results of 88 studies covering almost six million people suggest heavy smokers have a 57% higher risk of diabetes than non-smokers.
Sep 18, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 17, 2015 16:55
Relation of Smoking with Total Mortality and Cardiovascular Events Among Patients with Diabetes: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review
—Active smoking is associated with significantly increased risks of total mortality and cardiovascular events among diabetic patients, while smoking cessation was associated with reduced risks compared to current smoking. The findings provide strong evide
Sep 10, 2015 Circulation
added Sep 10, 2015 10:33
People with type 2 diabetes who smoke have significantly higher risks of heart disease, stroke, and death than diabetic non-smokers, a new study shows. They also had higher risks of clogged arteries, heart failure, and reduced blood flow to the limbs.
Sep 9, 2015 Reuters
added Sep 10, 2015 10:32
[UK] Unhealthy lifestyles ‘cut lifespan by 23 years’... but you'd have to suffer diabetes, a stroke AND a heart attack before you're 40
It is estimated that the majority of these diseases are preventable by maintaining a healthy weight, taking regular exercise, eating healthily and not drinking or smoking too much.
Jul 8, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:03
the target diseases ended up being even greater than the years lost in life expectancy among lifelong smokers and HIV patients. Smokers and people with HIV have been found to lose about 10 to 11 years of life expectancy, the study authors said
Jul 7, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 8, 2015 15:24
Kumar, MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), Consultant Physician and Diabetologist, Multi-speciality hospitals, Bangalore, talked to Salome Phelamei of Zee Media Corp on why tobacco use is particularly bad for people with diabetes.
May 30, 2015 Zee News (in)
added May 30, 2015 15:40
diabetics who quit may have temporary difficulty controlling their symptoms, a British study finds. Researchers reviewed medical records for 10,692 adult smokers with diabetes in the UK and found that smoking cessation led to an uptick in blood sugar lev
May 8, 2015 Reuters
added May 9, 2015 14:41