• Diabetes

    5 Surprising Causes of High Blood Sugar in Diabetes

    High blood sugar, or hyperglycemia, is a major concern, and can affect people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes . There are two main kinds: Fasting hyperglycemia. This is blood sugar that’s higher than 130 mg/dL (milligrams per deciliter) after not eating or drinking for at least 8 hours. Artificial Sweeteners and 5 Other Surprising Causes of High Blood Sugar 1- Dehydration cause Diabetes It’s a good idea for everyone to stay hydrated, but it’s especially important if you have diabetes. When your body is low on fluids, the sugar circulating through your blood becomes more concentrated, leading to higher blood sugar levels. Ward off dehydration by drinking plenty…

  • Diabetes,  Psoriasis

    When You Have Other Conditions This Psoriasis Treatment Is Very Dangerous For Patients

    If you have psoriasis, you may have other health problems, too. The itchy skin rash is caused by an issue with your immune system. White blood cells that usually fight infection get activated by mistake, and that triggers inflammation. People who have psoriasis treatment seem likely to have other conditions linked to inflammation like heart disease, diabetes, obesity, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and metabolic syndrome. Mild or moderate psoriasis usually is treated with medicines you put on your skin. These probably won’t have any effect on most other health issues. But if your psoriasis is severe, you may need drugs that change the way your immune system works. Your doctor…

  • Diabetes

    FDA Provides First Known Fast Track Designation for Type 1 Diabetes

    Caladrius Biosciences has received FDA orphan drug designation for its CLBS03 therapy for people with type 1 diabetes who still have some residual beta cell function.This therapy tests the safety and efficacy of CLBS03 in teenagers who have recently developed type 1 diabetes–The Sanford Project T-Rex Study, which is currently in phase 2. This designation allows Caladrius longer exclusivity, research tax credits and a New Drug Application user fee waiver. An orphan disease generally pertains to a disease that has very low prevalence in the population. The FDA basically recognizes those with type 1 diabetes with some residual beta cell function as having a rare disease and the orphan drug designation is…

  • Diabetes

    Beware This Dangerous Diabetes Treatment Drug Has Killed Many People

    It’s only April’ and this is the third new dangerous Diabetes Treatment drug I’ve already told you about this year. It’s hard enough figuring out how to beat diabetes without having to dodge all these risky new drugs!The story said that this new diabetes drug is a “trailblazer.” But what it’s really doing is leaving a trail of pain and suffering.And there’s no question that the risks of this recently approved Rx for type 2 far outweigh its benefits.It’s called Invokana’ and it’s a “special” kind of med in the same family as another newbie I warned you about in January. It lowers blood sugar by making your kidneys get…