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Capital News » Thousands participate in diabetes walk in Nairobi

Capital News » Thousands participate in diabetes walk in Nairobi | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 7 – Over 12,000 Kenyans gathered at the Carnivore grounds in Nairobi on Saturday morning to take part in the annual Safaricom Diabetes Walk that is designed to bring awareness to the disease and raise money to supply free...
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Diabetic Pune teen conquers Macchu Picchu

Diabetic Pune teen conquers Macchu Picchu | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Eshaan Shevate did not let Type 1 diabetes deter him from completing an arduous trek to the 15th century Inca ruins at Macchu Picchu, Peru.
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Autologous Nonmyeloablative Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in New-Onset Type 1 Diabetes: A Multicenter Analysis

Autologous Nonmyeloablative Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in New-Onset Type 1 Diabetes: A Multicenter Analysis | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Osteopontin Is a Strong Predictor of Incipient Diabetic Nephropathy, Cardiovascular Disease, and All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes

Osteopontin Is a Strong Predictor of Incipient Diabetic Nephropathy, Cardiovascular Disease, and All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Novel Pumping Technology Allows Precise Miniaturized Drug Delivery #diabetes

Novel Pumping Technology Allows Precise Miniaturized Drug Delivery #diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Medical Design Technology covers the new products, services, and technologies that are available to the designers and manufacturers of medical devices. Incorporating a comprehensive and community-based content approach, MDT keeps the medical device manufacturing industry up to date with the latest developments in this growing and increasingly competitive field.
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Liraglutide tested as add-on therapy for type 1 diabetes : Clinical Endocrinology News

Liraglutide tested as add-on therapy for type 1 diabetes : Clinical Endocrinology News | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
LAS VEGAS – In patients with type 1 diabetes, adding a 1.8-mg daily dose of liraglutide to insulin significantly reduced hemoglobin A1c, mean blood glucose, body weight, carbohydrate intake, and C-reactive protein, in a randomized study.
The 72-patient study also showed that adding liraglutide (Victoza) significantly improved quality of life and reduced systolic blood pressure in the groups that were receiving higher doses of the medicine.
Naseem Miller/Frontline Medical NewsDr. Nitesh Kuhadiya
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Sansum Diabetes Research Institute Renamed - Public News - Santa Barbara Edhat

To better reflect its founder, Sansum Diabetes Research Institute has changed its
name to the William Sansum Diabetes Center.
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Allergy Cards Help Spread Word About Children's Health Risks

Allergy Cards Help Spread Word About Children's Health Risks | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Aside from assuring parents that caretakers are informed as a new school year begins, the burden eases on children to have to detail the information
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Method developed to ‘print’ replacement tissues using stem cells

Method developed to ‘print’ replacement tissues using stem cells | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
NUI Galway and start-up Poly-Pico aim to use process to grow tissues for transplants
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children with DIABETES - What's New for 27 August 2014

Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
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Diabetes Is Already Psychologically Demanding, So Cut the Stigma Too

Diabetes Is Already Psychologically Demanding, So Cut the Stigma Too | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
People with diabetes often face a less talked-about side effect of their disease: stigma.
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BioKier Takes a Shot at a New Kind of Diabetes Drug | Xconomy

BioKier Takes a Shot at a New Kind of Diabetes Drug | Xconomy | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Diabetics know all too well that needle sticks are a routine part of managing their disease. Insulin injections have been part of the diabetes standard of
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Lasers could provide non-invasive method for glucose measurement | Endocrinology

Lasers could provide non-invasive method for glucose measurement | Endocrinology | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Endocrinology | Researchers at Princeton University have devised a new method to measure glucose levels that requires only a beam of light and the palm of a hand, according to research published in Biomedical Optics Express.Now working to shrink the laser system to a portable size, Sabbir Liakat, a graduate student in electrical engineering, and colleagues are hopeful the technique could provide a new
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Type 1 diabetes: Immune cells 'caught' in organ donor's pancreas, raising hope for cure

Type 1 diabetes: Immune cells 'caught' in organ donor's pancreas, raising hope for cure | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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The Nightscout Project | We Are Not Waiting

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Timing of Gluten Introduction and Islet Autoimmunity in Young Children: Updated Results From the BABYDIET Study

Timing of Gluten Introduction and Islet Autoimmunity in Young Children: Updated Results From the BABYDIET Study | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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The Lifetime Cost of Diabetes and Its Implications for Diabetes Prevention

The Lifetime Cost of Diabetes and Its Implications for Diabetes Prevention | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Mylan A Tough Contender In The Biosimilar Anti-Diabetes Race

Mylan A Tough Contender In The Biosimilar Anti-Diabetes Race | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Mylan Inc (NASDAQ:MYL) is now head-to-head with other pharmaceutical giants like Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) and Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) in competing to launch a biosimilar of Sanofi SA (ADR)\'s (NYSE:SNY) drug Lantus, which is expected to go off-patent by early 2015.
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Performance characterization of an abiotic and fluorescent-based continuous glucose monitoring system in patients with type 1 diabetes

Performance characterization of an abiotic and fluorescent-based continuous glucose monitoring system in patients with type 1 diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Congress Take Note: 29 Million Diabetic Americans Wonder 'Who is Minding the Diabetes Supply Store?' | Commentary

Congress Take Note: 29 Million Diabetic Americans Wonder 'Who is Minding the Diabetes Supply Store?' | Commentary | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
You see the small, handmade signs at the intersections of streets across the country, touting “CASH PAID FOR DIABETES TEST STRIPS.”  Signs of the times? Perhaps, as ad hoc resellers of medical supplies provide a secondary market to someone in need of a few quick dollars while possibly flouting pesky safety laws. But it’s also an indicator of a larger-scale issue: the difficulty faced by federal policymakers in regulating a multifaceted industry crucial to the…
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Artificial pancreas / Featured news / Newsroom / The University of Newcastle, Australia

An ‘artificial pancreas’ being jointly developed by University of Newcastle engineers and HMRI diabetes researchers was revealed today.
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Why Are We So Fat? The Multimillion-Dollar Scientific Quest to Find Out | Magazine | WIRED

Why Are We So Fat? The Multimillion-Dollar Scientific Quest to Find Out | Magazine | WIRED | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Adam Voorhes In January of this year, the first subject checked into the metabolic ward at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, to participate in one of the most rigorous dietary studies ever devised. For eight weeks, he was forbidden to leave. He spent two days of each week inside tiny airtight rooms…
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NuSirt hopes for diabetes breakthrough

NuSirt hopes for diabetes breakthrough | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Nashville company is set to start clinical trials for new treatment.
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New diabetes treatment would turn liver cells into insulin-producers

New diabetes treatment would turn liver cells into insulin-producers | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Tel Aviv-based regenerative medicine firm Orgenesis is currently developing a diabetes treatment that it claims addresses many of the shortcomings of islet ...
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Former FDA head says biotech business model 'is basically falling apart' - Boston Business Journal

Former FDA head says biotech business model 'is basically falling apart' - Boston Business Journal | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Andrew von Eschenbach, commissioner of the FDA for more than two years until January 2009, said in an interview Friday that the FDA's demands have caused drug trials to become too large and expensive.
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A glucose meter of a different color provides continuous monitoring

A glucose meter of a different color provides continuous monitoring | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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