Archive: Aug 2015

A Call to Arms for Feet: IWGDF and IDF lay out renewed initiative to combat diabetic foot disease in Lancet paper

August 21, 2015

Renewed Call to Better Treat Diabetic Foot Disease Worldwide Pam Harrison August 18, 2015   1 comment Print Email   EDITORS' RECOMMENDATIONS Hyperbaric Oxygen for Diabetic Foot Ulcer: Useless or Useful? Progress Stalled in Diabetic Foot Ulcers; Major Unmet Need Diabetic Foot: A Cinderella Condition, Needs Team Approach   RELATED DRUGS & DISEASES Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Diabetic Lumbosacral Plexopathy Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus     Diabetic foot disease is not a one-doctor disease, and the most important challenge facing healthcare systems today…

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For fat loss, low-fat diets beat low-carb diets handily, new research finds

August 17, 2015

It is a central dogma of the low-carb lifestyle: that while avoiding carbohydrates will force the human body into fat-burning mode, any diet that fails to suppress insulin will trap body fat in place and thwart a dieter’s hope of shifting to a leaner, healthier body type. Source: For fat loss, low-fat diets beat low-carb diets handily, new research finds

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Elastic Material Sticks to Skin, Releases Drugs When Stretched | Medgadget

August 12, 2015

A team of investigators from North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have designed a novel drug release technol Source: Elastic Material Sticks to Skin, Releases Drugs When Stretched | Medgadget

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