13 hrs ago
The Indian Express
Diabetics must be cautious during Ramadan fasting: experts
Fasting during Ramadan, the ninth month of the Muslim year, is a personal choice for diabetes patients and should be done only under medical supervision, according to doctors.
Trending on the Topix Network
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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.
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.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Size of a Healthy Baby
One foot, 7.5 inches. That's the average height of a newborn baby born to a healthy, well-nourished mother, worldwide, according to a new study published yesterday in The Lancet, Diabetes and Endocrinology .
Advantages of standardizing diabetes treatments
Medical treatment guidelines are suggestions that international organizations such as the American Diabetes Association, the European Society for the Study of Diabetes and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, used to set the tone in the control of the disease and how to apply a better therapy, depending on the physical condition ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
UM's new Northville Health Center will offer full menu of services
Dr. Edward Hurvitz talks to UM tech Julie Agbabian in part of the Northville Center's comprehensive musculoskeletal center.
National Public Radio
The Secret History Behind The Science Of Stress
The modern idea of stress began on a rooftop in Canada, with a handful of rats freezing in the winter wind.
Smartphone Stress Hormone Test App May Be Able To Measure Cortisol Levels: What Are Signs Of Stress?
This smartphone app may predict your cortisol levels with just a simple saliva sample, but what are the signs of stress you should look for? Deadlines, frustrations, and demands can lead to increased stress at home, school, or work, subsequently becoming so commonplace that they're seen as a way of life for some of us.
Novo Nordisk's Insulin Degludec/Liraglutide is Set to Become the ...
Decision Resources Group finds that Novo Nordisk's fixed-dose combination therapy insulin degludec/liraglutide is set to become the clinical gold-standard among FDCs used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Management of hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients in non-critical...
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism , Vol. 97, No. 1. , pp. 16-38, doi:10.1210/jc.2011-2098 The aim was to formulate practice guidelines on the management of hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients in the non-critical care setting.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Smartphones allow do-it-yourself stress hormone tests
The next addition to the collection of health apps coming online for smartphones may be a stress test, researchers said at a recent conference.
Efficacy of carbohydrate counting in type 1 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology , Vol. 2, No. 2. , pp. 133-140, doi:10.1016/s2213-8587 70144-x To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.
UNM receives $6.4M for diabetes care
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. >> The fight against diabetes in New Mexico is getting a big boost from the Helmsley Charitable Trust and the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Dubai Health Authority's Twitter Clinic highlights precautions for...
The panel of experts at the clinic included specialists from Dubai Hospital and the Dubai Diabetes Center, a specialised multi-disciplinary diabetes care and management centre.
Call to diabetes patients for vital help in developing future care of condition in Bradford
PATIENTS who suffer from one of the biggest health challenges facing Bradford are being asked for their vital help in shaping future treatment.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Dr. William Petit To Address Hartford Rotary Club
Dr. William Petit, the Cheshire endocrinologist and sole survivor of the highly publicized 2007 Cheshire home invasion, will address members and guests of the Hartford Rotary Club at 12 p.m., Monday, July 7, Capital Community College , 950 Main St., 2nd Floor, Markiewicz Community Room, in Hartford.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Medical Practice Association moving three clinics to former Mid-America Diabetes space
Dr. Justin Moore, medical director of KU Wichita Endocrinology, says the new location will give the clinics room to grow.
Family Fertility Center at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women...
Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, one of the nation's premier hospitals for women's, fetal and newborn health, announced the opening of their new state-of-the-art in vitro fertilization lab featuring the latest technology and techniques in reproductive endocrinology, including the first IVF clinic in Houston to utilize a leading-edge embryo ... (more)
Professor proves textbooks wrong on steroid protein
Assistant professor of animal science Vimal Selvaraj inadvertently courted controversy when he published a paper last October refuting long-held beliefs about a protein assumed to be essential to the production of steroids.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Children's Hospital adds clinic in Greene County
UPMC's Children's Hospital is preparing to open a specialty care center in Greene County July 1. The clinic will be located in Mt.