Cedars-Sinai Investigators Exploring the Connection Between the Microbiome ...

Research have come a long way in understanding how changes in our microbiome, specifically gut bacteria, may correlate to certain diseases like diabetes. Now, researcher Ruchi Mathur, MD, at Cedars-Sinai is investigating how Type 2 ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 03, 2020


New Research Explores Link Among Diabetes, Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Cancer...

When Type 2 diabetes is the diagnosis, physicians rarely think chronic pancreatitis is the cause. However, chronic pancreatitis may be more prevalent than many doctors think. Investigators at Cedars-Sinai are part of multicenter trials ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 18, 2020


Tips for Parents of Kids with Diabetes

The potential for serious complications is one of the reasons Amy and Ethan have been proactive in educating Shiloh about managing her diabetes.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 11, 2019


What are autoimmune diseases?

Because the immune system can target any part of the body, no two autoimmune diseases are the same.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 28, 2019


Exploring the Link Between Diabetes & Parkinson's Disease

There is a long history of connection between diabetes and Parkinson's.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 26, 2019


Gestational Diabetes Facts: Diagnosis, Risks & Effects

Most women who get gestational diabetes do well as long as it is adequately managed.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 28, 2019

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Weight and Measures

The relative fat mass (RFM) index may replace the body mass index (BMI) as the new standard for determining healthy weight.

Discoveries / Feb 19, 2019


Research Closeup: Microorganism M. Smithii

A single-celled microbe that lives in our guts has been linked to some health conditions that can be tough to treat.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 13, 2019


New Developments in Diabetes Treatment

New scientific advances are making diabetes easier to treat.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 09, 2018

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Diabetes Disparity

Diabetes disproportionately affects African-Americans and Mexican-Americans. Researchers are conducting studies to see if genetic and physiological causes could explain the discrepancy.

Discoveries / Jul 26, 2018


10-Year-Old Kidney Transplant Patient Manages Health

After his kidney transplant, 11-year-old Noah made vows to his doctor to stay healthy. And he's keeping them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 07, 2018


Triple Organ Transplant Patient Inspires Many Others

Doctors told Jim Stavis he wouldn't live past 50. At 63, he's using his experience to inspire others.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 29, 2018


What is Prediabetes? A Tool for Change

Prediabetes increases your risk for diabetes, but also provides the opportunity to address factors within your control. Learn from the experts at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 12, 2017

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The Diabetes Connection

Research at Cedars-Sinai shows cutting off specific nerves to the kidney actually could improve insulin’s effectiveness in the liver and have a positive outcome for diabetic patients.

Discoveries / Apr 26, 2017