Astragalus mongholicus Bunge and Panax notoginseng formula (A&P) improves renal mesangial cell damage in diabetic nephropathy.

PMID: BMC Complement Med Ther. 2022 Jan 20; 22 (1): 17. Epub 2022 Jan 20. PMID: 35057768 Abstract Title: Astragalus mongholicus Bunge and Panax notoginseng formula (A&P) improves renal mesangial cell damage in diabetic nephropathy by inhibiting the inflammatory response of infiltrated macrophages. Abstract: BACKGROUND: Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is one of the main causes of … Read more

Betulinic acid accelerates diabetic wound healing by modulating hyperglycemia-induced oxidative stress, inflammation and glucose intolerance.

PMID: Burns Trauma. 2022; 10: tkac007. Epub 2022 Apr 9. PMID: 35415192 Abstract Title: Betulinic acid accelerates diabetic wound healing by modulating hyperglycemia-induced oxidative stress, inflammation and glucose intolerance. Abstract: Background: Diabetes significantly delays wound healing through oxidative stress, inflammation and impaired re-epithelialization that lead to defective regulation of the healing process, although the related … Read more

Cost Of Insulin Driving 80% Of Diabetic Americans Into Debt: Survey

A new survey finds that the cost of insulin is driving many diabetic Americans to go into debtforcing them to ration medication as they struggle to pay for other living expenses. The survey, conducted by CharityRX, found that 79% of respondents said insulin costs had created financial difficulty for them personally, or for those in … Read more

Fucoidan alleviates renal fibrosis in diabetic kidney disease.

PMID: Front Pharmacol. 2022; 13: 790937. Epub 2022 Mar 18. PMID: 35370636 Abstract Title: Fucoidan Alleviates Renal Fibrosis in Diabetic Kidney DiseaseInhibition of NLRP3 Inflammasome-Mediated Podocyte Pyroptosis. Abstract: Fucoidan (FPS) has been widely used to treat renal fibrosis (RF) in patients with diabetic kidney disease (DKD); however, the precise therapeutic mechanisms remain unclear. Recently, research … Read more

Dietary zinc deficiency increases bisphenol A toxicity in diabetic rat.

PMID: FASEB J. 2022 May; 36 Suppl 1. PMID: 35567446 Abstract Title: Dietary Zinc Deficiency Increases Bisphenol A Toxicity in Diabetic Rat: Studies on the Testicular and Epididymal Pathophysiology. Abstract: Bisphenol A (BPA), an endocrine disrupter widely used in plastics products, that causes male reproductive dysfunction in humans and experimental systems. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) … Read more

Morus alba alkaloids promote insulin secretion, restore diabetic β-cell function.

PMID: Front Pharmacol. 2022; 13: 841981. Epub 2022 Mar 3. PMID: 35308210 Abstract Title: L. (Sangzhi) Alkaloids Promote Insulin Secretion, Restore Diabeticβ-Cell Function by Preventing Dedifferentiation and Apoptosis. Abstract: L. (Sangzhi) alkaloids (SZ-A), extracted from the Chinese herbL. (mulberry twig), have been shown to ameliorate hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes and have been approved for … Read more

Ginsenoside Rg1 attenuates the inflammation and oxidative stress induced by diabetic nephropathy.

PMID: Ann Transl Med. 2021 Dec; 9 (24): 1789. PMID: 35071483 Abstract Title: Ginsenoside Rg1 attenuates the inflammation and oxidative stress induced by diabetic nephropathy through regulating the PI3K / AKT / FOXO3 pathway. Abstract: Background: Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is one of the most common microvascular complications in diabetes mellitus. Ginsenoside Rg1 (Rg1) is an … Read more