Category Archives: Reserach/Researchers

Small A1c Reduction Considerably Lessens Type 2 Death Risk

A Swedish study has found that even less than a 1% reduction in A1c’s lowered the mortality rate among type 2 patients by 50 percent compared to patients whose A1c’s remained stable or increased. (Mortality was defined as the likelihood …

Building Block of Glucose Uptake Identified for Type 2 Diabetes

By Clay Wirestone

Scientists have found a protein that plays an important role in allowing our bodies to absorb glucose from our blood. What’s more, lower levels of that protein may contribute to type 2 diabetes.

The new research, which …