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  1. Month to fight NCDsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... NCD illnesses into four categories which are cardiovascular diseases, cancer, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes. Dr Tukana mentioned 80 per cent of deaths in local hospitals are related to an NCD. With this in mind, people should really put ...


  2. This simple device could vastly improve the lives of 29 million peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... draw blood. Now imagine having to do that up to eight times a day. That can be what it's like for many people with diabetes , a disease that causes our bodies to either resist the effects of insulin - the main hormone responsible for breaking down ...


  3. I lost 9 stone to beat diabetes and be a better role model to daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Desperately overweight at 22st, legal secretary Becky Concannon contracted diabetes in both pregnancies. But thanks to sheer willpower, a healthy diet and exercise she has transformed her body - and her health Most expectant mums know that eating for two is just an old wives' tale, but Becky Concannon couldn't stop eating for at least three.


  4. Preventing Type 1 diabetes with a pillRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    With diabetes on the rise throughout the world, scientists are looking for new ways to not only control the disease, but to, perhaps, prevent it from taking hold in the first place. This is especially true for juvenile diabetes , which is considered to be genetically based and triggered by a virus or other infection that prevents the pancreas from producing insulin.


  5. A guideline for the use of variable rate intravenous insulin infusion in medical inpatients.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | CiteULike

    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. The present paper summarizes the key recommendations in a recent publication produced by the Joint British Diabetes Societies for Inpatient Care on the use of variable rate i.v. insulin infusion in 'medical' inpatients.


  6. Legislation would help protect children with chronic diseases - pass Senate Bill 514: Dan LankfordRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    When my son was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in 2012 at the age of 11, our lives suddenly became a delicate balancing act. Controlling the disease requires careful monitoring of diet, exercise and medication.


  7. Lack of awareness heightens diabetes risk, study finds | GustafsonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Auburn Reporter

    Only about 10 percent of people who are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes know about their condition, which makes it hard to take proactive measures while there is still time to prevent the full-blown disease, according to a new study . Lack of awareness keeps a vast part of the population with elevated blood sugar who is not yet diabetic but can lead to worsening outcomes from making important lifestyle changes, such as cutting back on sodas and sugary foods as well as losing weight and getting more exercise, says Dr. Anjali Gopalan of the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, the lead author of the study.


  8. Harrison Chiropractic Announces New Peripheral Neuropathy TreatmentRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... can worsen and ultimately lead to serious health problems, including the loss of a foot or limb." For patients with diabetes, the Tesla Technology treatment is also beneficial for addressing circulatory problems caused by high blood sugar, says the ...


  9. Weight-Loss Surgery Edges Out Lifestyle Changes For Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    People with type 2 diabetes who have weight loss surgery are more likely to have significant improvements in their diabetes three years compared to diabetics who try lifestyle changes, a small new study suggests. "One of the most important things to take away is that there is durability of remission over time," said Dr. Anita Courcoulas of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, who led the research.


  10. Week In Review: Zhongheng Pays $52 Million For Oramed's Diabetes DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Wuzhou Zhongheng Group paid $52 million for a 10% stake in Oramed Pharmaceuticals and China rights to its two diabetes treatments . Oramed, based in Israel, develops oral versions of injected protein drugs.


  11. Energy drinks & sugary sodas linked to lifetime diseases & over 184,000 deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of time can make a dangerous impact increasing their risk of health problems. These drinks have been linked to diabetes , cardiovascular disease, higher BMI levels, back pain, gallstones, joint disease, heart disease, certain cancers and death. Dr. ...


  12. SE Med's nominee attends award banquet Foti's observation catches...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... as pre-diabetics? Could the steroid therapy prove to be the tipping point that would send them into full-blown diabetes? Working with Deborah Gonot, director of quality improvement, and with the Hospital Engagement Network Team, Foti helped to ...


  13. Metformin use and mortality in patients with advanced chronic kidney...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | CiteULike

    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. Metformin is recommended as a first-line treatment for patients with type 2 diabetes.


  14. Metformin in patients with type 2 diabetes and kidney disease: a systematic review.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | CiteULike

    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. Metformin is widely viewed as the best initial pharmacological option to lower glucose concentrations in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.


  15. I Gave Money To a Panhandler And Had a Supernatural EpiphanyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Forward

    ... and felt calm. I was wearing it when I finally announced I was expecting, and when my doctors diagnosed me with diabetes and classified my pregnancy as high-risk. My nebulous fear that something might go wrong was now attached to a specific threat. ...


  16. Fitness Tip of the Week with Dave Marsh: Falling off the fitness wagonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... This can lead to a variety of health problems, including high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity and type 2 diabetes. With the same amount of carbohydrates coming in, less energy being burned off, and a lower overall metabolic rate, you've ...


  17. Diabetes drug may help obese people lose fatRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    A drug originally meant for diabetics may help obese individuals without diabetes shed weight and also keep it off, suggests a research. A little more than one year of treatment with the drug named Liraglutide was found to reduce at least five percent of body weight in over 60 percent of study participants.


  18. Effect of bilirubin on triglyceride synthesis in streptozotocin-induced diabetic nephropathy.Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | CiteULike

    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. We aimed to elucidate the effect of bilirubin on dyslipidemia and nephropathy in a diabetes mellitus type I animal model.


  19. Vitamin B-12 injections for weight loss: Do they work?Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    ... (Fortamet, Glucophage, Riomet) is a drug sometimes used as part of a weight-loss strategy for people with type 2 diabetes. Vitamin B-12 deficiency can be a side effect of this drug. If you take metformin, talk to your doctor about strategies to ...


  20. Praise for trial diabetes schemeRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Kirriemuir Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Angus MSPs Nigel and Don and Graeme Dey have welcomed the success of a new trial programme which has seen dramatic changes in the care of diabetes patients.