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1 hr ago | CiteULike

The goal of blood pressure in the hypertensive patient with diabetes...

The goal of blood pressure in the hypertensive patient with diabetes is defined: now the challenge is go from recommendations to practice.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Hypertension, Heart Disease

5 hrs ago | Medical News

Three Johns Hopkins researchers awarded grants for work on potential treatments for diabetes

Three Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine researchers have been awarded two-year grants for their work on potential treatments for diabetes , Novo Nordisk announced this month.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Biotech, Novo Nordisk AS

9 hrs ago | CBS News

Morning Rounds: Risk of death, heart attacks drops sharply for diabetics

A new federal study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found that heart attacks and deaths from diabetes dropped by more than 60 percent between 1990 and 2010.


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

13 hrs ago | CiteULike

Diabetes and risk of bladder cancer: a study using the National Health Insurance database in Taiwan.

Studies on the link between diabetes and bladder cancer in Asians are rare. We investigated the association between diabetes and incidence of bladder cancer by using a large national insurance database.


Related Topix: Medicine, Insurance, National Health Insurance

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Medical Daily

Mediterranean Diet Better At Slowing Diabetes Than Low-Fat Diet;...

I'm sure you've heard before that the health and longevity of people in the Mediterranean was thanks to their olive oil, fish, and a whole grain-filled diet.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Health

Defeat diabetes with yoga

While April is the official " Defeat Diabetes Month ,"it also shares a calendar with Easter, one of many annual "Sugarfests" that encourages the consumption of chocolate bunnies, jelly beans and marshmallow peeps - a tradition of celebrating holidays with sweets that starts at a young age.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Fitness, Yoga, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Las Vegas Newstrip

Delicious Dishes For Those With (Or Without) Diabetes

Good news for the nearly 26 million Americans who have diabetes! The American Diabetes Association has published three new cookbooks that can make creating great meals easy and fun.


Related Topix: Health, Life, Food, Recipes, Nutrition

Diabetes Self Management

FDA Approves Weekly Type 2 Diabetes Medicine

On April 15, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the once-weekly injectable Type 2 diabetes medicine albiglutide , developed by GlaxoSmithKline .

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health, Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Metformin (generic), Glucophage, Amaryl, Glimepiride (generic)

This is Oxfordshire

Cheers to Doctor John Sichel who is retiring after founding first clinic for diabetics

Buy this photo Dr John Sichel, centre, is retiring after 30 years at 28 Beaumont Street.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


NC woman to climb Kilimanjaro to focus on diabetes

A Wilmington nurse is planning to scale Mount Kilimanjaro to raise awareness to a nonprofit searching for a cure for diabetes.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Non-Profit, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Science / Technology

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Physician Jeffrey Schelling's research focuses on kidney disease and diabetes: Shaker Traces

In his spare moments, physician Jeffrey Schelling likes to pour over his collection of vintage baseball cards, go birding or, with his wife Deb, enjoy modern art.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Nephrology, MetroHealth System, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Case Western Reserve University

Chicago Reader

Has there really been, as the CDC reports, a huge decline in diabetes complications?

Here's the good news according to a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, published this week in the New England Journal of Medicine : if you have diabetes, you're 67.8 percent less likely to die of a heart attack than you would have been in 1990.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chicago, IL

This Is Grimsby

Does your waistline put you a risk of diabetes?

Spreading the word: Jacky Scott is one of the volunteers getting behind the North East Lincolnshire Health And Wellbeing Collaborative's drive to make more people aware they could be at risk of developing diabetes.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Lincolnshire County, England, United Kingdom

USA Today

With $245B spent on diabetes, telemedicine looks to cut the cost

Diabetes afflicts more than 22 million Americans, or 7% of the total population, and the number of people diagnosed every year is skyrocketing.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Mississippi, Mississippi Government, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid

Fox News

Mediterranean diet more effective than low-fat diet for slowing diabetes progression

For people recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, eating lots of olive oil, fish and whole grains slows progression of the disease more than restricting fat, according to a new analysis.


Related Topix: Health, Life, Food, Nutrition

The New Canaan Daily Voice

Greenwich Psychologist Helps Patients Rethink Weight Loss

Losing weight can be difficult, and while it is important to consult with dietitians and fitness experts, Joshua Hrabosky at Greenwich Hospital helps patients with the psychological aspects of weight loss.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Greenwich Hospital, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Life, Food, Dieting

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

As diabetes continues to sweep through the UK's population, a midwife ...

"But we can put the information out there, show them how to administer self care, and hope the results are positive."


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

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Diabetes cases on rise, but complications down study says

Millions of people are living with diabetes and new studies show while the number of cases continues to rise, patients are experiencing fewer complications.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Women's Health

Bioscience Technology

New Technique Detects Microscopic Diabetes-related Eye Damage

Indiana University researchers have detected new early-warning signs of the potential loss of sight associated with diabetes.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


Re: Is Diabetes Worse For Blacks? | News One

First the bad news: The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled since 1988, with nearly one in 10 adults now diagnosed with the blood-sugar disease, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Life, Food, Nutrition