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News on Diabetes continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

21 min ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

Brain Brawn and Body: Study Suggests Metformin Controls Blood Sugar...

African Americans taking the diabetes drug Metformin saw greater improvements in their blood sugar control than white individuals who were prescribed the same medication, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Metformin (generic), Glucophage, African-American, Health, Detroit, MI

4 hrs ago | Diabetes Mine

From Insulin Pumps to Glucose Gels - New Reviews in the Test Kitchen

Have you ever heard about a diabetes product and wondered what kind of experience other PWDs have had with it? Now it's easy to find out! Just browse through our new DiabetesMine Test Kitchen - a collection of video product reviews by people living with diabetes, i.e. those of us who know best how these products perform in the real world.

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

8 hrs ago | Diabetes Mine

A Word from Down Under: The Story Our A1C Tells

One of our diabetes friends from Melbourne, Australia, is Renza Scibilia , a type 1 since 1998 who we've had the honor of knowing in the Diabetes Online Community for years now.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Australia, World News,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

KSL-TV

Razor Crusaders riding 380 miles for diabetes awareness

There's a good chance Marcus Hensley has no idea how many times he has pushed off on his scooter.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Kaysville, UT

The Daily Republic

Touro to offer diabetes classes

Touro University California's Student-Run Free Clinic is offering a diabetes education program that includes seven free hour-long courses covering basic diabetes knowledge and lifestyle changes to manage diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, California, Nutrition, Solano County, CA

Philly.com

Saliva test might replace needle prick for diabetics

A new type of sensor for people with diabetes is being developed to measure sugar levels in the body using saliva instead of blood, researchers report.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Brown University, Providence, RI, Food and Drug Administration, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

New Scientist

Famine puts next two generations at risk of obesity

You are what your grandmother ate, potentially, but maybe not what your great grandmother consumed.

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Related Topix: Health

InformationWeek

10 Technologies Changing Diabetes Care

Healthcare providers, payers, and patients expect new technologies and shifts to patient engagement and population health will help the nation's 29.1 million diabetics manage their condition and reduce the costs associated with this dangerous and expensive disease.

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

Battle Diabetes

FDA approves inhaled insulin for type 1 and type 2 diabetes

The recent FDA approval of Afrezza, an inhaled insulin, could open up new options in mealtime insulin management for type 1 and type 2 diabetics, reports Health Day .

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

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Science Daily

New compound treats both blindness, diabetes in animal studies

A chemical compound designed to precisely target part of a crucial cellular quality-control network provided significant protection, in rats and mice, against degenerative forms of blindness and diabetes has been developed by researchers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, UC San Francisco, Genetics, University of Washington, California

Science Daily

Why weight-loss surgery cures diabetes: New clues

Scientists are a step closer to understanding why diabetes is cured in the majority of patients that undergo gastric bypass surgery.

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

BBC News

More weight loss ops for diabetes

New draft guidelines from the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence aim to reduce debilitating complications, which are a huge drain on NHS resources.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

ClickOnDetroit

Gut cells used to find diabetes cure

Sandra: AND COULD AVOID A LIFETIME OF INSULIN INJECTIONS. HE HAS BEEN GIVING HIMSELF FOUR TO FIVE SHOTS A DAY.

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

Medical Daily

New Compound Treats Blindness And Diabetes In Mice; Holds Potential...

A study on mice could be the first step toward the development of a drug to treat degenerative diseases in humans.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, UC San Francisco

PhysOrg Weblog

What you eat may affect your body's internal biological clock

Food not only nourishes the body but also affects its internal biological clock, which regulates the daily rhythm of many aspects of human behavior and biology.

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

Scientific American

Diet during Pregnancy Linked to Diabetes in Grandchildren

What mom eats during pregnancy dramatically influences not only the health of her kids but future generations as well.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family, Kids, Genetics, Nutrition, Life, Food

The New Zealand Herald

Power outage puts diabetic man's insulin supply at risk

A diabetic Rodney man's insulin supply was put at risk as his family spent a second day without power because of this week's storm.

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

Diabetes Mine

Insights from the First-Ever Diabetes Advocacy MasterLab

We're thrilled to see what a success the recent diabetes advocacy MasterLab was during the annual Children with Diabetes Friends For Life conference in Florida.

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

Bury Free Press

West Suffolk Hospital patient's award for managing diabetes

Andrew Donovan, presented with Robert Lawrence medal at West Suffolk Hospital, by Dr John Clark consultant Diabetes and Endocrinology, for managing his typr 1 diabetes for 60 years Andrew Donovan, of Wetherden, was presented with the Robert Lawrence medal by Dr John Clark, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology at the hospital.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Endocrinology

Diabetes Mine

Jerry the Diabetes Bear Visits the White House and Starts Crowdfunding

Our little robotic teddy friend affectionately known as Jerry the Bear made the trek to the White House recently, and snagged a seat in a room where the president was speaking! Yep, it was all part of the first-ever White House Maker Faire event , a type of invention and innovation science fair gathering entrepreneurs and designers at the Nation's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Inventions, Science / Technology, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Family, Kids

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