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  1. Research links metabolism to inflammatory responseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Science Blog

    ... Chairman of the Weill Department of Medicine. "We knew that people with obesity-induced metabolic diseases, like diabetes, have an abnormal response to infectious agents, and in this paper we were able to make a connection between the two." The ...

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  2. Islet pericytes are required for beta-cell maturity.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    ... are required for beta-cell maturity and functionality. Abnormalities of islet pericytes, as implicated in type 2 diabetes, may therefore contribute to beta-cell dysfunction and disease progression. A 2016 by the American Diabetes Association. ...

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  3. Identification of proliferative and mature I2-cells in the islets of Langerhans.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    Insulin-dependent diabetes is a complex multifactorial disorder characterized by loss or dysfunction of -cells. Pancreatic -cells differ in size, glucose responsiveness, insulin secretion and precursor cell potential; understanding the mechanisms that underlie this functional heterogeneity might make it possible to develop new regenerative approaches.

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  4. Human islets contain four distinct subtypes of I2 cells.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    ... types, each producing a characteristic hormone. The dysfunction or loss of the insulin-producing I2 cells causes diabetes mellitus, a disease that harms millions. Until now, I2 cells were generally regarded as a single, homogenous cell population. ...

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  5. 1 in 10 Alzheimer's Patients at Risk for Avoidable Hospital StaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HON

    ... went wrong for these patients. Rather, the findings suggest that care for health conditions they suffer, such as diabetes and heart disease, is slipping through the cracks. It's estimated that 75 percent of people with Alzheimer's have multiple ...

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  6. Best Cornerback Stats, 2015Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Football Outsiders

    ... rough 2014 by his standards, with a drop in performance coinciding with blood sugar issues as he dealt with Type 2 diabetes, so it was great to see him return to form as one of the very best cornerbacks in the league. Rounding out the top five were ...

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  7. HealthyWiser's Ketone Test Strips Can Lower Risk of ObesityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases in the United States has published statistics on the frequency of obesity among people and the figures are quite alarming. According to the results of a nutrition examination survey done in 2010, more than two in three adults are considered to have the weight levels more than the normal levels, and more than one out of three adults are tagged as being obesity.

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  8. Celebrities Share the Benefits of the Paleo Diet PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... are products that are used to help individuals who are taking low-carbohydrate diets, people who are diagnosed with diabetes and those having an insulin treatment. These ketone test strips have been preferred by several consumers because of the ...

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  9. Ophthalmic Diagnostic Equipment Market Has Been Estimated to Account for US$ 3,656.0 Mn by 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... In addition, increasing prevalence of lifestyle associated diseases, such as diabetes and high blood pressure, is fuelling growth of the market further. In case of the geriatric population, treatment of eye diseases calls for more effective ...

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  10. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Market - Pin-Point Analyses of Market Competition DynamicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... thereby promote faster wound healing. The growing prevalence of chronic ailments such as cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, and peripheral vascular diseases has spurred the negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) market. Patients who suffer from ...

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  11. Flu vaccine may help keep diabetics out of the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    People with diabetes who get the flu vaccine may be less likely to wind up hospitalized for cardiovascular or respiratory problems, a recent study suggests. "The potential impact of influenza vaccine to reduce serious illness and death highlight the importance to renew efforts to ensure that people with diabetes receive the flu vaccine every year," said lead study author Dr. Eszter Vamos, a public health researcher at Imperial College London.

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  12. Arkray Usa Launches TechLITE Pen NeedlesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Pen needles are used with injection pen devices for the subcutaneous injection of insulin by those with insulin-dependent diabetes. "The addition of the TechLITE Pen Needles to our family of diabetes products allows ARKRAY to further meet the needs of people with diabetes who require insulin injections," said ARKRAY .

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  13. Guardian Angels dogs are life savers for veteransRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    German shepherds named Lily, Oliver, Shilo and Faith have been in their new homes for less than a month, but they've already made life-altering improvements for the local veterans with whom they've been teamed. One of the dogs sniffs the breath of her sleeping partner, who has diabetes, and wakes him if she determines that his blood-sugar levels are too high or too low.

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  14. What You Should Know About Free Radicals in Your Circulatory SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    ... . Oxidative stress, which occurs from excess free radicals, contributes to cardiovascular disease associated with diabetes. The cellular dysfunction in the circulatory system weakens the body's antioxidant defenses to fight free radicals. The excess ...

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  15. Doctor's Orders: Find Out If You Have Metabolic SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    ... Metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors that greatly increases a person's chance of developing heart disease, diabetes, stroke, and other health problem. Even though the precise cause of metabolic syndrome is unknown, over the years, this ...

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  16. JDRF Announces Partnership with Arecor Ltd to Support Development of a Stable, Rapid-Acting,...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Freshnews

    JDRF, the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes research, announced today that it has partnered with Arecor Ltd, a UK-based leading formulation technology company focused on delivering superior biopharmaceuticals via the innovative reformulation of proteins and peptides, to advance the pre-clinical trials of its ultra-concentrated insulin.

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  17. Flu vaccine may reduce risk of death for type 2 diabetes patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    The flu vaccine may reduce the likelihood of being hospitalised with stroke and heart failure in people with type 2 diabetes, according to new research. The study, from scientists at Imperial College London, also found patients who received the influenza vaccination had a 24 per cent lower death rate in the flu season compared to patients who weren't vaccinated.

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  18. Artificial Pancreas Race Includes Motivated UnderdogRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DesignLines

    The founders and leaders of tiny Bigfoot Biomedical each have at least one family member living with type 1 diabetes. So their motivation in creating the first artificial pancreas may have more of a personal motivation versus say, Medtronic, which recently confirmed it has applied for FDA approval for its version.

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  19. Hypoglycemia and Cardiovascular Risk: Is There a Major Link?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Severe hypoglycemia is recognized to be one of the strongest predictors of macrovascular events, adverse clinical outcomes, and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes. However, it is uncertain whether a direct pathophysiological link exists or whether hypoglycemia is primarily a marker of vulnerability to these events.

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  20. Can-Fite Completes Phase II Study Design for CF102 in the Treatment of NASH/NAFLDRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... an estimated 25% of the population in the U.S. has NAFLD, with a higher prevalence in people with type II diabetes. Incidence is increasing based on rising obesity rates. NAFLD includes a range of liver diseases, with NASH being the more advanced ...

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