Diabetes Australia Research Grant Awards

On Thursday 13 July, 23 of Diabetes Australia’s Research Grants were awarded to NSW recipients for the 2017 Grant Round. $3.3 million dollars has been [...]

By | July 14th, 2017 |Medical, Research, Awards|0 Comments

DARP funds new research that may pave the way for a cure for type 1 diabetes

Associate Professor Stuart Mannering, a global leader in diabetes research, is hoping he can discover a therapy that will ‘turn-off’ the immune response that may [...]

By | April 19th, 2017 |Medical, Research, Awards, Media Releases|Comments Off on DARP funds new research that may pave the way for a cure for type 1 diabetes

Looking at the best balance of macronutrients for people with type 2 diabetes

Macronutrients – carbohydrates, protein and fats – are the essential building blocks of everyone’s diet. The human body needs three main macronutrients: protein, fat and [...]

By | March 31st, 2017 |Research|Comments Off on Looking at the best balance of macronutrients for people with type 2 diabetes

Researchers have a gut feeling starch could help prevent type 1 diabetes

New research, partly funded by the Diabetes Australia Research Program (DARP), has found that a medicinal diet that boosts good bacteria in the gut could [...]

By | March 28th, 2017 |Medical, Research|Comments Off on Researchers have a gut feeling starch could help prevent type 1 diabetes

New research indicates gluten free diet may increase risk of type 2 diabetes

A new report by Harvard University’s Department of Nutrition suggests a diet low in gluten may increase your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The study looked [...]

By | March 15th, 2017 |Research, Food and diet|Comments Off on New research indicates gluten free diet may increase risk of type 2 diabetes

Metformin slows age-related diseases in older men

Researchers at the University of Texas Health Science Center have found that the use of metformin among older men has a positive effect on a [...]

By | February 8th, 2017 |Uncategorized, Medical, Research|Comments Off on Metformin slows age-related diseases in older men

Toddler Reinfused with Umbilical Cord

Lucy Hinchion, aged 20 months, is the youngest person in the world to have her umbilical cord blood reinfused. Her umbilical cord blood was stored [...]

By | January 11th, 2017 |Medical, Research|Comments Off on Toddler Reinfused with Umbilical Cord

Young men top consumers of sugar-sweetened beverages

Young men aged between 14-30 years are the top consumers of sugar-sweetened beverages, drinking up to 1.5 litres a day, according to the Australian Bureau [...]

By | October 19th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Research, Food and diet, Media Releases|Comments Off on Young men top consumers of sugar-sweetened beverages

New study – type 2 diabetes prevention in men

Are you: male aged 50-74 overweight not diabetic? NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, The University of Sydney invites you to join a diabetes prevention study. This research [...]

By | September 11th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Research|Comments Off on New study – type 2 diabetes prevention in men

Leading NSW diabetes researchers receive more than $1.1m in research grants

28 May 2015 Diabetes Australia awards $3.5m in research grants to leading Australian diabetes researchers Through the Diabetes Australia Research Program, Diabetes NSW announces grants worth [...]

By | June 1st, 2015 |Uncategorized, Research, Awards, Media Releases|Comments Off on Leading NSW diabetes researchers receive more than $1.1m in research grants
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