Two research articles have recently been published involving Team Novo Nordisk Professional Cyclists with type 1 diabetes. One of the articles investigated factors related to glycemic management among members of the professional cycling team with type 1 diabetes over a 7-day Union Cycliste Internationale World Tour stage race. The study determined that the professional cyclists […]
From YFile A diabetes drug to prevent low blood glucose levels (hypoglycemia) will advance to clinical trials thanks to a US$3.9-million funding commitment to support the completion of pre-clinical activities required to bring the drug to clinical trials. York University researcher Michael Riddell is working closely with Zucara Therapeutics to advance these pre-clinical activities. Riddell […]
Frontiers has a call for research papers on physical activity and type 1 diabetes. They are looking for original research articles and review articles on, but not limited to, the following topics: Benefits of exercise and physical activity; Insulin action and physical activity; Effects of activity type and timing on glycemic balance; Management of food […]
Dessi Zaharieva and Dr. Riddell recently published a review article on insulin management strategies for exercise in individuals with diabetes. If you are interested in reading the article, you can view it HERE.
By Jeff Craven from EndocrinologyAdvisor.com Patients with type 1 diabetes and their providers should recognize how the form and intensity of exercise affects glucose control, according to a recent consensus statement published in the Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. "Regular exercise has long been known to be beneficial from a cardiometabolic perspective for people living with […]
By Miriam E Tucker from Medscape.com A new consensus statement advises individuals with type 1 diabetes on how to exercise safely. "Regular exercise can help individuals with diabetes to achieve their blood lipid, body composition, fitness, and blood sugar goals," said lead author Michael C Riddell, PhD, of the Muscle Health Research Centre, York University, […]