According to research, elevated blood sugar levels are associated with an increased risk of colorectal cancer.
Think about this: It might be time to swap out that daily bagel.
In type 2 diabetes, a protein called amylin forms dense clumps that shut down insulin-producing cells, wreaking havoc on the control of blood sugar. But zinc has a knack for preventing amylin from misbehaving. Recent research at the University of Michigan offers new details about how zinc performs this “security guard” function.
A Pontiac third grader has been expelled after using a diabetes testing device on the fingers of some classmates.