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Jess Slater on target for the Tokyo Olympics

Jess Slater on target for the Tokyo Olympics | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Jess Slater, of Cleckheaton, is adamant that living with type 1 diabetes will not deter her from achieving her Games target, writes Emma Wilkinson
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Johnson & Johnson to establish new biotechnology incubator in Israel

“A key aim of Johnson & Johnson Innovation is to find novel ways of advancing the most promising early-stage science."
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NCSU researchers work to help people with diabetes

Researchers at N.C. State and UNC-Chapel Hill are working on a new form of blood sugar regulation in diabetic patients based on nanotechnology. 
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Charming: New “Ballerina Dreams” Book for Little PWDs

Charming: New “Ballerina Dreams” Book for Little PWDs | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The diabetes community's favorite prima ballerina, Zippora Karz, has added "children's author" to her resume.
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StemGenex offers stem cell treatment studies to patients diagnosed with diabetes, neurological diseases

According to The American Diabetes Association there are over 25 million people in the US living with diabetes.
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Bristol-AstraZeneca Type-2 Diabetes Drug Wins U.S. FDA Approval

A diabetes pill from Bristol-Myers
Squibb Co. and AstraZeneca Plc won U.S. approval, becoming the
second in a new class of medicines to treat the disease.
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Notable Diabetes Advocates Join Diabetes Hands Foundation Board

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Your Diabetes May Vary: New Proposed FDA Meter Regulations

Your Diabetes May Vary: New Proposed FDA Meter Regulations | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
From StripSafely.com Proposed new guidance is out today from FDA on blood glucose meter systems (BGMS).  There are two documents. One ...
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FDA grants orphan drug designation for DiaVacs' type 1 diabetes mellitus therapy

DiaVacs, Inc. announced today that the Office of Orphan Products Development of the Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug designation for the company's type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) therapy.
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children with DIABETES - What's New for 1 January 2014

Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
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People with Type 2 Also Suffer Dawn Phenomenon - Diabetes Health

Diabetes Health - Complications & Care: Dawn Phenomenon. Researchers have found that the dawn phenomenon, a rise in blood glucose in the early morning hours, affects both people with type 1 and people with type 2 diabetes.
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ATTENTION:: Tandem Cartridge Recall

I just received this email. If you use the Tandem t:slim insulin pump, check your cartridges for these lot numbers and give them a call. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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Lilly Diabetes to contribute $200,000 to the Diabetes Scholars Foundation

Lilly Diabetes to contribute $200,000 to the Diabetes Scholars Foundation | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Renewed commitment over two years helps support education for students with type 1 diabetes INDIANAPOLIS and
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New implantable sensor paves way to long-term monitoring - MIT News Office

New implantable sensor paves way to long-term monitoring - MIT News Office | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Carbon nanotubes that detect nitric oxide can be implanted under the skin for more than a year.
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children with DIABETES - What's New for 8 January 2014

Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
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Glooko Raises $7 Million to Enhance Diabetes Management System

Glooko Raises $7 Million to Enhance Diabetes Management System | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 -- $7 Million Round from Investors including Samsung Venture Investment Corporation to ramp up growth with health providers and payer groups.
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Safety Alerts for Human Medical Products > Truebalance and Truetrack Blood Glucose Meters by Nipro Diagnostics: Recall - Incorrect Factory-set Measure

If a consumer were not to notice the incorrect unit of measure, it is possible that the meter result could be read as a lower than expected blood glucose result.
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BioLineRx and JHL Biotech to Collaborate on Type 1 Diabetes Antibody Treatment

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New Study Reveals the Hidden Health Cost of Cutting Food Stamps

“This is people going hungry, skipping meals and ending up in the hospital, From my perspective as a public health researcher, it’s cheaper to make sure people don’t get hungry than to deal with the far more expensive healthcare costs of not having...
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Adocia Launches Phase IIa Clinical Trial for Its Ultra-Fast Acting Formulation of Analog Insulin - WSJ.com

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As his life ends, 15-year-old offers a new beginning | HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com

As his life ends, 15-year-old offers a new beginning | HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

Virginia Beach's Josh Weiner, left, checks the box on his learner's permit to donate his organs. A few weeks later, he dies. His large organs could help as many as eight people; his skin, bone and tissue as many as 100.

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My heart and soul go out to this family. 

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children with DIABETES - History of CWD

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Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
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This family and website have transformed countless lives for the better!

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A sweet discovery takes shape in Jerusalem

A sweet discovery takes shape in Jerusalem | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A mother-and-son team who have been developing what they hope will be the world’s 1st oral insulin capsule say marketing could begin in 5 years if all goes well.
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