SE Michigan Beacon Community Reports Progress With DiabeticsThe Southeast Michigan Beacon Community announced positive results of surveys taken by patients with type 2 diabetes who participated in SEMBC's patient health navigator program.
Report: Red Meat Link To Type 2 DiabetesA large new study out of Singapore finds people who eat a lot of red meat increase their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, while those who cut down on red meat cut their risk.
Preventing Diabetes Damage: Zinc's Effects On A Kinky, Two-Faced CohortIn 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.