More studies are needed to confirm whether coffee can benefit Asian women who had gestational diabetes.
A research group in China has identified a group of gut microbiota that can alleviate the symptoms of type 2 diabetes in patients consuming a diet high in fiber.
Researchers have found that type 2 diabetes is linked with a 26 percent increase in the risk of death from cancer in Asians.
According to the study findings, type 2 diabetes was the costliest disease, accounting for US$37.6 billion or 70 percent of direct costs.
Gut microbial biomarkers can tell many stories about your health status—they may even be able to diagnose type 2 diabetes before onset, allowing for preventive action.