This case study reviews a patient with myxoedema madness, a severe, complicated form of psychosis due to significant hypothyroidism, who was initially diagnosed with schizophrenia.
New research shows that the the risk of developing type 2 diabetes was 20% lower in people with pre-diabetes referred to the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NDPP) when compared to similar patients not referred to NDPP.
Hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic state (HSS) occurs in people with type 2 diabetes who develop high blood glucose levels, usually due to illness or dehydration. This case report discusses a 73-year-old woman who developed HSS after a fall.
The number of people living with type 1 diabetes is expected to double by 2040 to between 13.5 and 17.5 million people, according to a new modelling study published in The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.
Ibuprofen and diclofenac are associated with an increased risk of heart failure hospitalisation in type 2 diabetes patients, according to new research presented at ESC Congress 2022.
An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can accurately predict diabetes and prediabetes according to preliminary research published in BMJ Innovations.
Life-changing' continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) will now be available to all NHS England patients with Type 1 diabetes.
Whey protein could aid in the dietary management of type 2 diabetes after new research shows a pre-made shot before meals helps control blood sugars.
One in six diabetes patients have had no contact with their healthcare teams since before the pandemic, a new report has revealed.
A revolutionary hybrid closed loop system, also known as an 'artificial pancreas', is being piloted in 35 NHS diabetes centres to test whether the technology can help people with type 1 diabetes safely and effectively control their…
Patients recovering from mild Covid-19 cases appear to have a significantly higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes than a matched control group who had other types of respiratory infections, new research suggests.
Consuming alcohol with meals was associated with a 14% lower risk of type 2 diabetes compared to consuming alcohol without eating food, according to new research.
This case study discusses the presentation of subclinical hyperthyroidism in an older patient looking at the common differentials and pitfalls in the assessment and management of a subnormal thyroid-stimulating hormone finding.
Fat may help the pancreas adapt to excess sugar and therefore slow the onset of type 2 diabetes, according to scientists from the University of Geneva (UGINE), Switzerland.
Good glucose control in people with obesity and type 2 diabetes can reduce the risk of developing cancer by up to 60%, according to a study published in the journal Diabetes Care.