A Dutch study featured in the scientific journal Diabetologia suggests that long hours of sitting may increase the risks of developing Type 2 diabetes by 22%.
Both major forms of diabetes, type-1 and type-2 are the result of the same mechanism, suggests a new research.
Researchers have identified a previously unsuspected liver hormone that plays a critical role in the development of type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is affecting 26 million people in US and is a leading cause of heart disease, stroke and other diseases related to kidney, nerve and eye.
The Israeli drug manufacturing company, Oramed reported that the phase 2a clinical trial for its oral diabetes drug was a success.