Published Articles

Poor glycaemic control tied to raised fracture risk

Those with vascular complications such as retinopathy face an even higher risk: study.
12 February 2019

Soluble fibre supplements may improve glucose control

About a tablespoon of a supplement would help people with type 2 diabetes, says researcher.
29 January 2019

GDM threshold study shows high costs and little benefit

One major Australian hospital reported a 74% increase in women needing treatment.
23 January 2019

Statins may protect against diabetic retinopathy

And disease progression was slower in those taking the cholesterol drug, study shows.
15 January 2019

Sweet nothings: no benefit from artificial sugar

There's no evidence to suggest artificial sweeteners help with weight control.
09 January 2019

Metformin in pregnancy 'doesn't harm child'

NZ study gives healthcare professionals 'important information' on treating gestational diabetes.
05 December 2018

Why patients on metformin need regular vitamin B12 screening

It's an underappreciated issue in clinical practice, says expert.
29 November 2018

Metformin shortage worsens

Four products added to TGA website.
28 November 2018

Consider diabetes in your glowing patients

Luminosity tests could be performed in supermarkets and pharmacies to estimate risk, say researchers.
26 November 2018

Five metformin products added to shortages list

The TGA is continuing to contact each sponsor to discuss supply.
19 November 2018