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1 hr ago | Reuters

Takeda, Lilly lose bid to overturn $9 billion award for hiding cancer risk

Takeda Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly & Co lost a bid to overthrow a combined $9 billion punitive-damage award by a U.S. jury for hiding cancer risks associated with their Actos diabetes drug, according to a court ruling.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Actos, Pioglitazone (generic), Health

5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

UMaine Extension serves up 'Dining with Diabetes Down East' in Lubec

University of Maine Cooperative Extension's free Dining with Diabetes Down East series starts Wednesday, Oct. 1 at Healthways Regional Medical Center at Lubec.

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Related Topix: Maine, Medicine, Health, Lubec, ME, University of Maine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Milbridge, ME

5 hrs ago | Courier News

Sparky Lyle to chair diabetes walk at TD Bank BallparkSparky Lyle to...

Since being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, Sparky Lyle, Somerset Patriots manager emeritus, has become awareness and educational advocate about the disease which affects an estimated 26 million Americans Sparky Lyle to chair diabetes walk at TD Bank Ballpark Since being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, Sparky Lyle, Somerset Patriots manager ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

10 hrs ago | Diabetes Mine

Around the Diabetes Blogosphere - August 2014 Edition

We are winding down the summer months and making way for Fall and there have been so many great posts this past month.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Blog News

14 hrs ago | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

Cycle challenge for Ilminster dad-of-three in aid of Diabetes UK

THREE from Ilminster is preparing for a cycle ride for Diabetes UK three months after his eldest son was diagnosed with the condition.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Aug 28, 2014

International Business Times

Smartphone-Linked 'Bionic' Pancreas More Effective In Diabetes: NSW Researchers

Researchers from New South Wales have built a smartphone-linked 'bionic' pancreas that they believe is more accurate than the artificial pancreas, reported by It is recently found that regular intake of low dose of Aspirin can substantially reduce the risk of pancreatic cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, Pancreatic Cancer, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

WHO-TV

Pets Help Woman Raise Money to Mark Milestone

Vicki Breckenridge is trying to raise $30,000 this year for the American Diabetes Association in honor of her 30th Anniversary of living with Type 1 Diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, West Des Moines, IA

Noozhawk

William Sansum Diabetes Center Unveils New Name, Logo at Taste of the Vine

Proceeds from the annual event benefit the organization's continuing quest as it looks ahead to 'new horizons and new challenges' William Sansum Diabetes Center Executive Director Rem Laan, left, with marketing and events manager Pamme Mickelson, board president Robert Nagy, M.D., and David Kerr, M.D., director of innovation and research, at the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Marketing, Santa Barbara, CA

Grantham Journal

Grantham man with diabetes will cycle from London to Paris

A Grantham man is taking on a three-day cycle challenge from London to Paris to raise vital funds for Diabetes UK.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Lymphoma Info

Hodgkin's Survivors Who Received Radiation to Pancreas At Risk for Diabetes

Patients treated for Hodgkin's lymphoma in the past who received radiation to the para-aortic lymph nodes and spleen are at a greater risk of developing diabetes, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Lymphoma, Health, Hodgkin's Disease, Testicular Cancer

The Sampson Independent

Williams to ride for diabetes awareness

Chase Jordan / Sampson IndependentIn an effort to bring awareness to diabetes, Perry Williams is looking forward to a trip to Elizabethtown.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Elizabethtown, NC, Salemburg, NC, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Oxford Mail

Grandmother praises duo for excellent diabetes care

Dr Katharine Owen, left, and specialist nurse Amanda Webster, centre, have been nominated as Hospital Heroes by Audrey Woodcock, right Buy this photo We are looking for one outstanding individual and team from Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust who make an outstanding contribution to patient care.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine

Medical News Today

Diabetes study finds hidden 'obesity' genes

People who are obese and have type 2 diabetes are often told that overeating and a sedentary lifestyle are the main causes of their condition.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Genetics

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Examiner.com

Gary Taubes: Why Atkins-style high fat low carb diet wins for weight loss

Dr. Robert Atkins wrote his first weight loss book advocating high fat low carb diets in 1972.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Low Carb Diet, Atkins Nutrional Method, Medicine, Health

Information Technology

Ryogen Awarded Two U.S. Patents Directed to Hepatitis C and Diabetes

Ryogen LLC, an R&D company focusing on polynucleotide sequences implicated in human diseases, was awarded two new patents, bringing the total number of its issued U.S. Patents to 34. U.S. Patent No.

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Related Topix: Hepatitis, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Pacific Daily News

Free diabetes support group at SDA clinic

Diabetes is a struggle for many, says Betty Jo Wresch, a certified diabetes educator with the Seventh-day Adventist Guam Clinic.

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Medical News Today

Closed-loop insulin delivery systems and blood glucose control in type 1 diabetes

In a closed-loop control approach to managing type 1 diabetes , glucose sensors placed under the skin continuously monitor blood sugar levels, triggering the release of insulin from an implantable insulin pump as needed.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Lisburn Today

Diabetes hero receives award from PM

A local Lisburn hero who used Facebook to help hundreds of parents struggling to come to terms with their child's diabetes is to get an award from the Prime Minister.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Osky News

Mahaska Health Partnership Shares Symptoms of Diabetes

Are you having trouble hearing or seeing, but think it just has to do with getting older? Some of the symptoms associated with diabetes are often dismissed as normal signs of aging and not taken seriously.

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Mashable

Diabetes Is Already Psychologically Demanding, So Cut the Stigma Too

When Rachel Kerstetter woke up the morning of Aug. 11, 2011, she knew something was wrong.

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Related Topix: Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

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