CNS mechanisms that regulate glucose homeostasis in health and disease

  The primary focus of our Laboratory is to examine the CNS mechanisms involved in the maintenance of glucose homeostasis and how they are impacted on, or contribute to the development of disease states such as diabetes. Glucose homeostasis is abnormal in all forms of diabetes, reflecting abnormalities in both insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity.… Read More CNS mechanisms that regulate glucose homeostasis in health and disease

Nocturnal hypoglycemia

Voglibose administration before the evening meal improves nocturnal hypoglycemia in insulin-dependent diabetic patients with intensive insulin therapy Taira M, Takasu N, Komiya I, Taira T, Tanaka H. Second Department of Internal Medicine, University of the Ryukyus School of Medicine, Okinawa, Japan. Nocturnal hypoglycemia is one of the serious complications of intensive insulin therapy in patients… Read More Nocturnal hypoglycemia

Hipoglicemia nocturnă

HIPOGLICEMIA NOCTURNĂ Autori: Dr. Andreea Moroşanu, Dr. Magdalena Moroşanu Spitalul Clinic Judeţean de Urgenţă „Sf. Apostol Andrei”, Galaţi Hipoglicemia nocturnă (HN) este definită ca hipoglicemia care apare în cursul nopţii, însă frecvent este interpretată ca fiind hipoglicemia apărută în decursul somnului. De obicei apare la persoanele cu diabet zaharat (DZ) tip 1 şi în majoritatea… Read More Hipoglicemia nocturnă