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49 min ago | International Business Times

Less Sleep Can Cause Stroke, Diabetes, High BP: Study

People who get less than six hours' sleep in the night are at a higher risk of suffering from a stroke, developing type 2 diabetes and high BP, say researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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Related Topix: Stroke, Medicine, University of Alabama, Iraq, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Gene function identified in type 1 diabetes progression

The pancreas: type 1 diabetes is caused when the pancreas fails to produce enough insulin because the necessary beta-cells have been destroyed by the body's immune system.

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

Chron

Taking steps to reduce risk of prediabetes

Health coach Linda England, RN, from left, patient Betty Neve, and Dr. Afreen Pappa, review test results at the Javani Center for Wellness.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine

Science Daily

Strategy proposed for preventing diseases of aging

Researchers argue that medicine focuses too much on fighting diseases individually instead of concentrating on interventions that prevent multiple chronic diseases and extend healthy lifespan.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Nutrition, Heart Failure, Health

Northern Virginia Daily

School districts: Students with diabetes may carry supplies

Two new Virginia bills require schools to allow students with diabetes the option of carrying supplies with them while at school.

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

PhysOrg Weblog

Rosemary and oregano contain diabetes-fighting compounds

The popular culinary herbs oregano and rosemary are packed with healthful compounds, and now lab tests show they could work in much the same way as prescription anti-diabetic medication, scientists report.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Agriculture, Science, Pancreatic Cancer

The Advertiser

Sight-saving mask launched by North-East small firm could save NHS 1bn

A PIONEERING treatment to prevent blindness that could save the NHS A 1bn a year is being launched this week by a small firm in the North-East.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Durham County, England, North Yorkshire County, England

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Viewpoints: Don't believe industry-paid 'experts' on soda and diabetes

Upton Sinclair once said, "It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Beverages, Life, Food, Nutrition, UC Davis, University of Central Florida, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

CiteULike

Developing a vaccine for Type 1 diabetes through targeting enteroviral infections.

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

Mental Help Net

Weight Loss Over Two Years Predicts Reduced Diabetes Risk

Weight loss over two years is associated with reduced diabetes incidence and improvement in cardiometabolic risk factors, according to a study published online July 14 in Diabetes Care .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

The American Journal of Managed Care

ACO Coalition Members Present Success Stories in Diabetes Management

Dennis Scanlon, PharmD , opened by describing the ACO, or accountable care organization, as "the hottest 3-letter word in healthcare."

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Related Topix: Health

Connect Savannah

Diabetes: A talk with the doctor of the nation

CRI President and 17th U.S. Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, understands diabetes from many perspectives, including its economic burden for the nation and the emotional toll it takes on patients.

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Related Topix: Health, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

NJ.com

Hunterdon Medical Center's Center for Nutrition and Diabetes Management earns recognition

Pictured here are staff members from the Center for Nutrition and Diabetes Management, located in the Wescott Medical Arts Building, 9100 Wescott Drive, Suite 102, Flemington.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Life, Food, Nutrition, Flemington, NJ

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Diabetics: Take precautions during summer's heat

THEY'VE CAN OVERDOSE IN -- THEY CAN OVERDOSE ON CAFFEINE. MARYLAND CAN BE REALLY HOT AND HUMID IN THE SUMMERTIME TIME.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

BAGGARLY: Diabetes and exercise

Life with diabetes can be complicated. Checking your blood glucose every day, taking medication or injecting insulin, monitoring your food intake to account for the proper carbohydrate intake, getting the right nutrients, checking your feet and exercising are daily occurrences for the person with diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Nutrition, Bibb County, GA, Life, Food

Gizmag

New microchip promises to streamline and simplify diabetes diagnoses

For people who don't already know, here's the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes: the body produces little or no insulin in the case of type 1, and isn't able to utilize the insulin that it does produce in type 2. It's a significant difference, so it's important that patients are diagnosed correctly.

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

Hispanic Business

Global Hemoglobin A1c Testing Markets for Diabetes Diagnosis and...

As the global prevalence of diabetes mellitus continues to increase rapidly, with more than 366 million diabetics worldwide, hemoglobin A1c testing is now an essential assay in the diabetes testing repertoire.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Marketing, Metabolic Syndrome

Post and Courier

Effective ways to beat diabetes

Standard diabetes prevention advice is not getting through to - or even worse, is letting down - millions of North Americans.

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Related Topix: Health, Biotech, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Healthcare Industry

Times Recorder

Zanesville professor contributes to diabetes research resource

The electronic version of the article was released in late spring with the print version due out this month.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Zanesville, OH

Washington Times

New Miss Idaho proudly wears insulin pump

Sierra Sandison has become a role model for many since she took the Miss Idaho crown after learning to embrace her diabetes diagnosis with pride.

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

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