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9 hrs ago |

Battling Thyroid Conditions

Within the past several months are you feeling like your normal self or does something feel off? If you feel off, but you can't explain why, it might be your thyroid.


Related Topix: Thyroid (generic), Armour Thyroid, Medicine

16 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Stanford researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes

An inexpensive, portable, microchip-based test for diagnosing type-1 diabetes could improve patient care worldwide and help researchers better understand the disease, according to the device's inventors at the Stanford University School of Medicine.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Inventions, Startups, Stanford University

Fri Jul 11, 2014

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.


Related Topix: Fasting, Health, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Medicine, Diabetes

Thu Jul 10, 2014

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.


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

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Atlantic

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 .


Related Topix: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Charitable Organizations

PhysOrg Weblog

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)


Related Topix: Diabetes, Health, Metformin (generic), Glucophage, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Life, Food, Nutrition

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Detroit News

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.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health

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.


Medical Daily

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Stress


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.


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


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Sundance Film Festival, Murray, UT, University of Utah


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.


Related Topix: Medicine

Deming Headlight

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.


Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, University of New Mexico, Medicine, New York University

Thu Jul 03, 2014

AME Info

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Fasting, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

Thetelegraphand Argus

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.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Medicine

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.


Related Topix: Cheshire, CT, Medicine, Hartford, CT, Bloomfield, CT

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Business Journal

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)


Related Topix: Texas, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anesthesiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Cancer, Health