Skin drug manifest promising results for type 1 diabetes patients

In a small trial conducted in the US, researchers found out that a drug which was previously used to treat a skin disorder has shown signs of being able to cure some aspects of type 1 diabetes. Diabetes mellitus type 1, also known as type 1 diabetes, is a form of diabetes that is caused by autoimmune problem which destroys the insulin-producing beta cells of the pancreas. This inability to keep the destruction of the insulin-producing cells leads to the lack of insulin necessary to regulate the body’s blood glucose level. Common symptoms of type 1 diabetes include frequent urination, Continue Reading →

Study claims weight loss surgery can prevent diabetes in patients

A new research claims that weight loss surgery can prevent diabetes and other cardiovascular diseases from presenting themselves on adults for years. The research also expounds the idea that weight loss surgery can possibly reverse some of the complications brought by these diseases. The study initiated by researchers from the Cleveland Clinic gathered data from observing groups of people with diabetes who went through bariatric surgery, a weight loss surgery, as a treatment for their obesity. The researchers had to track and monitor these patients for up to nine years after their surgery to check if they will eventually acquire Continue Reading →

iPhone version 4.1 released with bug fixes

We have uploaded version 4.1 of the iPhone app to the Apple App Store. Once Apple approves it, it will be available for download. We fixed several issues with sync option. International customers can purchase and use sync with this release. We fixed a chart crash in Weight charts. Carb totals for Snack period is shown.

iPhone version 4.0 now approved and ready for release

We have made significant improvements to the Track3 Diabetes Tracker and Logbook app for iPhone and iPad. We have updated the user interface with new icons to better reflect the actions. We have changed the way recently logged food items are displayed – you can now choose the meal type and the number of days shown. Food database has been updated. We have added more items to the list of common foods and added items from more restaurants. The app now syncs with our online diabetes logbook, www.track3.com. Data can be shared with multiple devices. For example, Track3 can be Continue Reading →