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Results of a multi-center study, which screened more than 2,000 men, found sexual dysfunction to be the most common symptom experienced by men with diabetes and low testosterone ( hypogonadism ). In ...


Clinical trials suggest that Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ), a drug that helps control blood glucose levels, may also reduce blood pressure in people with type 2 diabetes. According to the American Hear ...


A one-year pilot study examined the effect of Ruboxistaurin ( Arxxant ) in patients with type 2 diabetes and diabetic nephropathy. Data showed that in patients being treated with angiotensin conver ...


Researchers of the University of Utah have found why thiazolidinediones ( TZDs, glitazones ), a class of anti-diabetes drugs, cause edema. Using knockout-gene technology, researchers found that whe ...


The "Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial " or ALLHAT shows that in people with diabetes, diuretics work as well as ACE-inhibitors and calcium channel blockers ...


Researchers at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center found that diabetic black men have dramatically lower amounts of atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries, than diabetic white men. ...


The Women’s Health Study has found that women who have high blood pressure levels are three times more likely to develop diabetes than women with low blood pressure levels. This effect was independe ...


The treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus should be based, wherever possible, on the results of studies of substantial size and duration that measure outcomes that are meaningful to patients.Wh ...


The beneficial effects of Acetylsalicylic acid ( Aspirin ) in primary prevention of cardiovascular events ( myocardial infarction, stroke, and cardiac death ) are known and generally accepted. In a re ...


Effective reduction of albuminuria and blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus who have nephropathy is seldom achieved with available treatments. Researchers tested the effects of tre ...


Hypertension is a common diabetes comorbidity that affects the majority of patients, with the prevalence depending on type of diabetes, age, obesity, and ethnicity. Hypertension is a major risk fact ...