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Diabetes/Artificial Pancreas: Mayo Clinic Radio

Saturday, April 12, we discuss the growing problem of diabetes with endocrinologist Dr. Ananda Basu.  We’ll touch on the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and discuss who’s at risk and what can be done to treat the condition, including the status on the development of an artificial pancreas.  Join us! [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic Radio: Diabetes/Artificial Pancreas

Miss the show? Here is the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 3-12-14 Join us on Saturday, April 12, at 9 a.m. CT when we discuss the growing problem of diabetes with endocrinologist Dr. Ananda Basu.  We’ll touch on the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and discuss who’s at risk and [...]

Created by Joel Streed

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

Join us on Saturday, April 12, at 9 a.m. CT when we discuss the growing problem of diabetes with endocrinologist Dr. Ananda Basu.  We’ll touch on the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and discuss who’s at risk and what can be done to treat the condition, including the status on [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Vitamin E Supplements Not Recommended for Those with Diabetes

Vitamin E Supplements Not Recommended for Those with Diabetes May 7, 2010 Dear Mayo Clinic: I have heard that vitamin E can be harmful to diabetics with heart problems. Can you tell me more about this? Answer: The scientific evidence has been mixed regarding vitamin E's effect on a person's [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Losing Weight Can Have Big Impact on Those with Diabetes

Losing Weight Can Have Big Impact on Those with Diabetes December 14, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: Can type 2 diabetes be cured just by losing weight? Answer: Losing weight can have a big impact on diabetes. Although it might not cure type 2 diabetes in every case, getting to a [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Especialista en dietética del Sistema de Salud de Mayo Clinic ofrece sugerencias para planificar las comidas en la prediabetes y diabetes

WASECA, Minnesota —  Comer sano es importante para todos. La mala alimentación puede conducir a problemas médicos y gordura, mientras que elegir bien los alimentos permite gozar de más salud y controlar las afecciones. En las personas con diabetes y prediabetes, que tienen más elevada la glucosa sanguínea, es sumamente [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

La diabetes en la mediana edad puede conducir a pérdida de células cerebrales más adelante en la vida

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 19 de marzo de 2014 — Las personas que desarrollan diabetes y presión arterial alta en la mediana edad son más proclives a perder células cerebrales y sufrir otros daños en el cerebro, además de problemas con la memoria y el pensamiento, que otras personas que nunca [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

Tips for Prediabetes and Diabetes Meal Planning

WASECA, Minn. — Poor diet can obviously lead to health problems and weight gain. Conversely, proper food choices help people become healthier and manage certain conditions. For those with diabetes and prediabetes appropriate monitoring and management of diet is extremely important. Mayo Clinic Health System registered dietitian Sue Seykora offers these meal-planning [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Cintura grande se vincula con mala salud, aunque sea sano el rango del índice de masa corporal

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 12 de marzo de 2014 — Un vientre grande trae consecuencias que sobrepasan el problema de no caber dentro de los pantalones y es perjudicial para la salud, aunque el índice de masa corporal (IMC) sea sano, descubrió un estudio de colaboración internacional dirigido por un científico [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

¿Va rumbo al quirófano? Los expertos de Mayo Clinic le sugieren hacer 5 preguntas al cirujano antes de la operación

Las respuestas pueden inferir sobre los resultados ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 10 de marzo de 2014 — La noticia de que necesita una cirugía puede suscitar varios interrogantes y mucha ansiedad. Aparte de los detalles sobre la enfermedad misma y las alternativas de tratamiento, ¿qué más se debe preguntar al cirujano [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

Diabetes in Middle Age May Lead to Brain Cell Loss Later in Life

ROCHESTER, Minn. — March 11, 2014 — People who develop diabetes and high blood pressure in middle age are more likely to have brain cell loss and other damage to the brain, as well as problems with memory and thinking skills, than people who never have diabetes or high blood [...]

Created by Nick Hanson

Headed for the OR? Five Questions to Ask Your Surgeon Before the Operation

The answers may make a difference in your outcome ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mar. 10, 2014 — The news that you will need surgery can prompt many questions and a lot of anxiety. Beyond details about your medical condition and treatment options, what should you ask your surgeon before the operation? Whatever you [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

Medical Experts for Media- Endocrinology/Metabolism

Michael Jensen, M.D. Victor Montori, M.D. _____________________________________________________________________ Michael Jensen, M.D., an endocrinologist and diabetes expert Author of more than 150 scientific articles Chair, Integrative Physiology of Obesity and Diabetes Study Section, National Institutes of Health (NIH), 2005-2006 President, The Obesity Society, 2001-2002 Director, Obesity, Weight Management and Nutrition Research Program, [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Edición electrónica de Discovery’s Edge

Rochester, Minnesota — 8 de enero de 2014 — A continuación se presenta la última edición electrónica de Discovery's Edge, la revista sobre las investigaciones de Mayo Clinic. Usted puede citar y enlazar esta publicación con la frecuencia que desee, pero la reproducción se permite solamente con la debida atribución; [...]

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Discovery’s Edge Online Issue

Research Features from Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minn. — January  8, 2014 — Here are highlights from the latest online issue of Discovery's Edge, Mayo Clinic's research magazine. You may cite and link to this publication as often as you wish. Republication is allowed with proper attribution. Please include the following subscription information [...]

Created by Bob Nellis

Mayo Clinic: Add Bone Deterioration to Diabetes Complications

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The list of complications from type 2 diabetes is long: vascular and heart disease, eye problems, nerve damage, kidney disease, hearing problems and Alzheimer's disease. Physicians have long thought of osteoporosis as another outcome. Based on a Mayo Clinic study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, that's confirmed: You can definitely [...]

Created by Bob Nellis

With Diabetes, Daily Foot Care is Critically Important

ROCHESTER, Minn. — For people with diabetes, a small cut or blister on the foot is an open invitation for infection and potentially more serious complications, including amputation. The November issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter covers why a daily foot-care routine is critically important for people with diabetes. High blood sugar [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

Centro Pediátrico de Mayo Clinic figura por tercer año consecutivo en todas las especialidades de la clasificación de mejores hospitales pediátricos

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 19 de junio de 2013.  El nombre del Centro Pediátrico de Mayo Clinic nuevamente figuró en las diez especialidades pediátricas de la clasificación de los Mejores Hospitales Pediátricos para los años de 2013 a 2014 del U.S. News & World Report (Noticias de EE.UU. e Informe Mundial), [...]

Created by Emily Hiatt

Los procedimientos salvan las extremidades de más pacientes con arteriopatía periférica, descubre Mayo Clinic

SAN FRANCISCO, California — 12 de junio de 2013.  Las arteriopatías periféricas son problemas circulatorios comunes, en los que la menor irrigación sanguínea puede derivar en complicaciones que atentan contra las extremidades y que hasta podrían requerir una amputación. En los últimos 20 años, los procedimientos conocidos como revascularizaciones han [...]

Created by Emily Hiatt

Preguntas y Respuestas: Diabetes

Sonia Murgueytio Jurado, dietista registrada de la Clínica Mayo de Jacksonville, Florida, explica las principales ideas del libro "La Dieta de la Clínica Mayo para la Diabetes". La diabetes en Chile está registrando un aumento sostenido. De acuerdo a las encuestas nacionales de salud, la diabetes aumentó de 6,3 a [...]

Created by Emily Hiatt