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  1. Obesity surgery may lower heart attack danger in diabeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | KTMF

    Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests, reinforcing evidence that benefits extend beyond weight loss. The study tracked about 20,000 severely obese patients with Type 2 diabetes.

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  2. Obesity surgery may lower heart attack danger in diabeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Porterville Recorder

    Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests, reinforcing evidence that benefits extend beyond weight loss. The study tracked about 20,000 severely obese patients with Type 2 diabetes.

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  3. Using Technology to Manage Type 2 Diabetes Maximizes Time, Resources and Health OutcomesRead the original story

    59 min ago | Health News Digest

    And the vast majority of those are living with type 2. Additionally, about 84 million people in the U.S. have prediabetes. Self-management is the key to successful health outcomes in diabetes, but that requires patients commit to significant behavioral and lifestyle changes that are difficult to accomplish alone, says review coauthor Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD, FACE, Medical Director of Obesity Clinical Program and Inpatient Diabetes Program at Joslin Diabetes Center.

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... Co-Transporter-2 (SGLT2) Inhibitors and Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 (GLP-1) Receptor Agonists for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes )--As the European distributor of INVOKANAA (canagliflozin) and VOKANAMETA (canagliflozin and metformin) Mundipharma welcomes ...

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  5. Bariatric surgery reduces heart attacks, strokes and death in obese people with diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    People with diabetes and severe obesity who had bariatric surgery were 40 percent less likely to have a heart attack or stroke within 5 years than those who had usual medical care for their diabetes, according to a new study published today in JAMA . During the same period, those who had surgery were also more than one-third less likely to develop heart disease-and two-thirds less likely to die from any cause.

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  6. Northern Trust Corp Has $42.90 Million Holdings in DexCom, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... systems in the United States and internationally. The company offers its systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes; and for use by healthcare providers. Its products include DexCom G5 mobile continuous glucose monitoring system to ...

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  7. ADA, JDRF and Helmsley Charitable Trust Announce Funding of...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    The American Diabetes Association , JDRF International and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust together announce the awarding of funding to the University of Florida for a one-year investigation by Dr. Timothy Garrett of the consistency and potency of insulin that is purchased at retail pharmacies across the United States. This effort was prompted by a small study published in the December 2017 edition of the Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, by Carter and HeinemannA1.

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  8. Councilman woke up one morning and tossed $300 in junk food. It was a life changer.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Test results showed his urine had dangerously high levels of sugar -- a sure sign of diabetes and worse. Leneus said the doctor feared for his life.

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  9. Have you heard of the MIND diet? Learn how to boost your mental...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... both the mind and body. Some researchers are now considering Alzheimer's as a comorbid condition brought about by diabetes since glucose metabolism is compromised even in the earliest stages of Alzheimer's. By reducing sugar intake, the risk of ...

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  10. 10 DIY medical tests you can do right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    From measuring your neck to check for diabetes to picking-up the phone to test your hearing: 10 DIY medical tests you can do right now! How healthy is your heart? A few weeks ago, Public Health England launched a new campaign to encourage all adults in the UK to take its online test to measure their 'Heart Age' and subsequent risk of heart disease and stroke. The idea was to help avert the 50 preventable deaths that occur daily from heart attack and stroke using a test people didn't need to leave their homes to complete.

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  11. Michigan boy, 6, raises $22G for diabetic service dog by selling pumpkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    A 6-year-old Michigan boy with Type 1 diabetes has exceeded his $20,000 fundraising goal after his pumpkin patch effort to raise money for a service dog went viral. Ian Unger, a kindergarten student at McNaughton Elementary School, requires constant supervision for his insulin levels and was told that he couldn't ride the bus anymore without an aide, WZZM reported.

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  12. Nonprescription Products for Proper Diabetic Foot CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pharmacy Times

    An estimated 1 in 4 patients with diabetes develops foot complications at some point.1 Research has shown that patients with diabetes are more susceptible to foot problems, principally because of neuropathy and peripheral vascular disease .2,3 Neuropathy causes loss of feeling in the feet, resulting in the inability to experience discomfort and pain, which means that the patient might not detect an injury or irritation.2-4 Poor circulation due to PVD diminishes the ability to heal, which can increase infection rates.2-4 Patients with diabetes, particularly those with poorly controlled diabetes, are more susceptible to foot-related complications .2, 5-7 Lack of proper diabetic foot care can lead to infections, foot ulcers, and amputation.

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  13. Diabetes Can Make Weight-Loss Harder. Here's HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    Diabetes medications are a major roadblock to weight loss , according to a paper from the American Association of Diabetes Educators. " Diabetes medications are vital in helping manage blood sugar, so you shouldn't stop taking them.

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  14. Family surprised with all-expenses paid tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    Remi Kendrick, a 4-year-old from Dardanelle, has dealt with Type 1 Diabetes since she was diagnosed at age 2. "That first month, [getting Remi] used to shots and finger sticks and having to hold [her] down," Jami said. "I mean that's traumatizing having to hold your kid down while they scream, 'don't hurt me Mom.'

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  15. Provision of Diabetes Sick-Day Plans in the Community PharmacyRead the original story

    Sunday | Pharmacy Times

    ... care team has already broached the problem with the patient. In our practice, we identified 1 such example as diabetes sick-day plans. We fill prescriptions for patients with diabetes daily yet miss several opportunities to make sure that they can ...

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  16. Boosting childrena s exercise levels could decrease risk factors of...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    New European research has found that even in children physical exercise can reduce the accumulation of risk factors of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, possibly lowering the risk of young people developing the conditions later in life. Carried out by the University of Eastern Finland in collaboration with the University of Cambridge, the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, and the University of Copenhagen and published in the Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, the new study is based on follow-up data taken from 258 children taking part in the Physical Activity and Nutrition in Children Study, an ongoing study at the University of Eastern Finland which looks at the lifestyles, health and well-being of children.

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  17. Does the U.S. Need More Diabetes Specialists?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | HealthCentral

    Every year, we get more comprehensive and alarming statistics about diabetes in the U.S, but we never really seem to know what to do with them. Even with these elegant graphs and meticulously calculated percentages, it's easy to sometimes forget that real people are struggling day in and day out with diabetes.

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  18. Running the Boston Marathon for Diabetes CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HealthCentral

    Student-athlete Casey doesn't let her chronic condition slow her down in her race to support diabetes research Now 18, Casey participates in three varsity sports for her Brookline, Massachusetts high school. Determined to push herself to the limit, she set her sights on one of the most prestigious events in running, the Boston Marathon.

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  19. Inulin Market - Rising Concern for Weight Loss Tends to Drive the Market in Near Future.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... Insulin can be used for several applications that result in benefits such as weight loss and helps with diarrhea, diabetes as well as constipation. These advantages of Inulin are leading to the growth of the Global Inulin Market. FREE PDF Sample for ...

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  20. DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Type 2 diabetes causes higher than normal blood glucose levels and is strongly associated with high blood pressure, high cholesterol and weight gain. More than one and a half million Australians are currently diagnosed with some form of diabetes: type 1, type 2 or gestational.

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