diabetes and more
Follow
Find
30.5K views | +56 today
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
onto diabetes and more
Scoop.it!

MOD Squad moms trade tips, enjoy unique fellowship

MOD Squad moms trade tips, enjoy unique fellowship | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Mother of Diabetics Squad of the Florida Panhandle are helping each other cope as their children struggle with juvenile diabetes.
more...
No comment yet.
diabetes and more
Important news for those concerned with all types of diabetes, associated autoimmune diseases, & health
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Using Evidence to Combat Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment: Evaluating Treatments, Tests, and Disease Definitions in the Time of Too Much

Using Evidence to Combat Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment: Evaluating Treatments, Tests, and Disease Definitions in the Time of Too Much | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
PLOS Medicine is an open-access, peer-reviewed medical journal that publishes outstanding human studies that substantially enhance the understanding of human health and disease.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Against all odds

Against all odds | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
HYDERABAD: Will Power can indeed go a long way in helping people achieve extraordinary things deemed incapable of being achieved otherwise. Continuing its commi...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

DRI tv: Pilot Clinical Trial to Test Site for DRI BioHub - YouTube

The Diabetes Research Institute is launching a pilot clinical trial that will test a new transplant site in the body for a DRI BioHub. In this Phase I/II cli...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Islet Sciences, Inc. Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication of Study Validating Novel Diabetes Diagnostic - WSJ.com

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Some researchers won't follow immunologist to Allegheny Health Network

The world-renowned diabetes researcher who announced his move last month from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine to the Allegheny Health Network has not taken all 19 Pitt researchers with him, as originally announced. AHN said last month Massimo Trucco, the pediatric immunologist formerly based at Children’s Hospital of UPMC of Pittsburgh and working to cure Type 1 diabetes, would move to AHN to lead its newly created Institute for Cellular Therapeutics. Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, a Pitt assistant professor of pathology, and his research team of four transplant surgeons, a biologist and a pathologist, decided against the move. “We did not feel that it was a good fit for our research.” His focus is development of entire replacement organs. Dr. Trucco is preparing to begin Phase
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

EXCLUSIVE: Microsoft Smartwatch Will Feature UV Sensor and Blood-Glucose Monitor

EXCLUSIVE: Microsoft Smartwatch Will Feature UV Sensor and Blood-Glucose Monitor | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Microsoft source reveals firm's widely-rumoured smartwatch will feature a UV sensor and blood monitor
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Google announces smart contact lens partner - Telegraph

Google announces smart contact lens partner - Telegraph | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Google has announced a partnership with Swiss drug company Novartis AG's Alcon division to develop its smart contact lenses
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Pilot Clinical Trial - Diabetes Research Institute hopes to start late summer 2014

Pilot Clinical Trial - Diabetes Research Institute hopes to start late summer 2014 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The DRI is beginning a Phase 1/Phase II pilot clinical trial to test the biodegradable scaffold, one of the DRI BioHub platforms, implanted within the omentum, a potential transplant site.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

BIONIC PANCREAS 06/23/14 - YouTube

A new device may help children with type 1 diabetes. Arise News spoke with the creator Ed Damiano, Ph.D. and his son who has the disease, about this new deve...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

The bionic pancreas data in the NEJM - YouTube

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Cure News: Week 7/10

Cure News: Week 7/10 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
  Hey Everyone, Two new tidbits for you: 1.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Perth researchers have type 1 diabetes gene in sights

Perth researchers have type 1 diabetes gene in sights | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Perth scientists ask people with type 1 diabetes to assist them in finding out if the condition has a genetic basis.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Chicago Tribune - Human gut cells turned into insulin producers may treat diabetes

Chicago Tribune - Human gut cells turned into insulin producers may treat diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Ellen H Ullman, MSW's insight:

Abstract here: 

FOXO1 inhibition yields functional insulin-producing cells in human gut organoid cultures.

 

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24979718 ;

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Gentle Testing for Diabetes

Gentle Testing for Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

JDRF Partner ViaCyte Announces Key Project Milestone to Advance Innovative Encapsulated Cell Replacement Therapy Product for Type 1 Diabetes

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Islet Sciences, Inc. Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication of Study Validating Novel Diabetes Diagnostic

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

This crowd-funding campaign would give every diabetic child a high-tech teddy bear

This crowd-funding campaign would give every diabetic child a high-tech teddy bear | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Jerry the Bear teaches kids how to cope with Type 1 Diabetes. For $3 million, every child diagnosed next year can have one.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Adding Heart Rate Signal to a Control-to-Range Artificial Pancreas System Improves the Protection Against Hypoglycemia During Exercise in Type 1 Diabetes | Abstract

Adding Heart Rate Signal to a Control-to-Range Artificial Pancreas System Improves the Protection Against Hypoglycemia During Exercise in Type 1 Diabetes | Abstract | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Sitagliptin, lansoprazole combination affected beta cells less than expected in type 1 diabetes | Endocrinology

Sitagliptin, lansoprazole combination affected beta cells less than expected in type 1 diabetes | Endocrinology | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Endocrinology | A combination of sitagliptin and lansoprazole did not halt the destruction of beta-cell function in patients recently-diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, according to research published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.
“One half of the group taking active sitagliptin and lansoprazole failed to increase the hormones on which our hypothesis was based: glucagon-like peptide-1 and
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes

Researchers have invented a cheap, portable, microchip-based test for diagnosing type-1 diabetes that could speed up diagnosis and enable studies of how the disease develops.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Exploring the Bionic Pancreas with Dr. Steven Jon Russell, MD, PhD

Exploring the Bionic Pancreas with Dr. Steven Jon Russell, MD, PhD | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A collaborative group from Boston University and Massachusetts General Hospital is working together to make automated blood glucose control a reality, and they have announced their results from the Bionic Pancreas study. Scott, who is also a 20 year+ Type 1 Diabetic on an insulin pump, sits down with Dr. Steven Jon Russell, MD, PhD to talk about this project and it's ramifications.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Bionic pancreas Part 2 - YouTube

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Bionic pancreas Part 3 - YouTube

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Inhaled Insulin for Diabetes: Is Afrezza Worth the Risks?

Inhaled Insulin for Diabetes: Is Afrezza Worth the Risks? | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Will I prescribe Afrezza for people with diabetes? Not a lot, and not for past or present smokers, and not for people with any breathing problems...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Adocia Announces Approval to Start a Phase IIa Clinical Study of HinsBet®, its Fast-acting Human Insulin, in Type 1 Diabetes | Proteins and Peptides | News Channels

Adocia Announces Approval to Start a Phase IIa Clinical Study of HinsBet®, its Fast-acting Human Insulin, in Type 1 Diabetes | Proteins and Peptides | News Channels | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Adocia Announces Approval to Start a Phase IIa Clinical Study of HinsBet®, its Fast-acting Human Insulin, in Type 1 Diabetes
more...
No comment yet.