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1 hr ago | GlobeNewswire
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 17, 2014 -- Metabolon, Inc. , a global leader in metabolomics, announced today that it has partnered with Metdia Biotech, S.L. to commercialize its Quantose IR and Quantose IGT prediabetes tests in Europe.
5 hrs ago | South Wales Argus
HAVING a child diagnosed with Type One diabetes can be a frightening and bewildering experience and one that securing the right treatment only goes part of the way to addressing. But other parents in the same situation can provide a valuable source of advice and support, and an event in Cardiff next weekend aims to put people in touch.
Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center is offering diabetes health management classes. This follows the announcement of having a certified diabetes educator joining the staff.
Some people call it a health crisis; others, an epidemic. And thousands of people are walking around not even knowing they are affected.
Despite its enormous potential, the MCD market is facing the major global barrier in the sparsely populated pipeline. The diabetic retinopathy segment of the market has recently seen rapid uptake of novel anti-VEGF therapies and is experiencing a strong growth.
Diabetes continues to be a major concern for South Asians. But a few simple changes to your diet can help prevent and manage diabetes, heart disease, and even Alzheimer's disease.
The second edition of The Johns Hopkins Guide to Diabetes, written by a team of Johns Hopkins diabetes specialists, is now available The second edition of The Johns Hopkins Guide to Diabetes, written by a team of Johns Hopkins diabetes specialists, is now available Type 2 diabetes is a major healthcare concern in Los Angeles and the rest of the nation. The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health notes that diabetes continues to rise in Los Angeles County.
Vacation Bible School was almost over when Brylee's mother picked her up early to take her to a friend's house where Brylee's blood sugar was checked. Brylee's sugar levels were higher than anticipated, she said.
Students wait in line to get a meal at Wellspring Academy, which is a special school that helps teens and college level students lose weight along with academic courses. Photo: AFP A weight-loss drug from Novo Nordisk helped people get thinner, U.S. regulators said, as the Danish drugmaker became the latest to push a pharmaceutical remedy for America's obesity woes.
Saturday, September 21, Houston Dynamo Organization will be putting together a team in the American Diabetes Association's "Tour de Cure". The team has gathered around 110 riders and this will be the Dynamo's fourth year participating in the Tour de Cure.
An HbA1c threshold of a< 5.9 percent can identify all women with gestational diabetes in early pregnancy, according to a study published online Sept. 4 in Diabetes Care .
This morning, JDRF officially announced a partnership with the innovative non-profit Tidepool that's building a "device agnostic cloud platform" to allow diabetes data from various D-devices to be easily accessed, viewed and shared. The specific goal here is to support development of a new " Universal Device Uploader " - a simple software tool that patients will be able to download for free, to connect their devices including insulin pumps and CGM to Tidepool's open platform.
This disease is a state when the patient has abnormal blood sugar levels, but they are not threatening enough to be diagnosed as diabetes.
The American Diabetes Association Maryland Chapter and WellDoc, a health care behavioral science and technology company, have announced the launch of a collaboration to empower people in Maryland with type 2 diabetes to take control of their diabetes by improving their day-to-day self-management. This announcement marks the beginning of the collaboration between WellDoc and ADA, with many activities to come throughout 2014 and 2015.
UP TO A STORY WE BROUGHT TO YOU LAST YEAR. A SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY FAMILY IS LOOKING AT THE NEW EDITION TO THEIR FAMILY.
Fellow type 1 Sierra Sandison unfortunately wasn't crowned the second-ever Miss America with diabetes as we'd all hoped, but the 20-year-old from Idaho is without a doubt a winner in every other way to our Diabetes Community. In case you hadn't heard: On Sunday night, millions tuned in to watch the Miss America 2015 competition on ABC and see Sierra be named America's Choice - meaning she snagged the top number of popular votes in an online video contest that propelled her into the final rounds of the Miss America contest and gave her the chance to show the world how proud she was to show off her insulin pump .
University of British Columbia, in collaboration with BetaLogics Venture, a division of Janssen Research & Development, LLC, has published a study highlighting a protocol to convert stem cells into insulin-producing cells. The new procedure could be an important step in the fight against Type 1 diabetes .
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 08:46 am
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