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Guilty plea in theft of insulin from MCLB Navy Clinic

Former sailor pleads guilty to stealing insulin from the MCLB Base medical clinic from 2005 to 2009.
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Insulin user, 80, awarded medal

An East Sussex pensioner who has been using insulin to control her diabetes for 70 years has been honoured by a charity.
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Diabetic boy breaks Arizona swimming record

Diabetic boy breaks Arizona swimming record | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Breaking the state record for a swimming event is a great achievement for most young swimmers. Anthony Paleo, 10, broke the Arizona record for the 50 meters breaststroke, and was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
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Biomedtrics Introduces ditto Glucose Data System to Conveniently and Accurately Monitor Blood Glucose Results and Manage Diabetes Data On the Go

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My Overwhelming First Days with a Dexcom CGM

My Overwhelming First Days with a Dexcom CGM | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
When it came to using the data the Dexcom CGM was giving me on my blood sugar levels, the first day was a self-induced roller coaster nightmare.
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Non-Invasive Measurement of Blood Glucose Levels Using GlucoTrack: Interview with CEO Avner Gal

Non-Invasive Measurement of Blood Glucose Levels Using GlucoTrack: Interview with CEO Avner Gal | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Integrity Applications, an Israeli company, has developed a non-invasive method to measure glucose levels in the blood and received the European CE Mark fo
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Functionality of the "Bio Reactor" producing insulin (english)

Researchers in Dresden succeed a break-through in the diabetes therapy utilizing artificial pancreas Human beta cells of the islets of Langerhans utilized in...
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Socrates Announces Noninvasive Glucose Monitor with Indiegogo Crowdfunding Project

Socrates Announces Noninvasive Glucose Monitor with Indiegogo Crowdfunding Project | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 -- Innovative Dallas Startup Demonstrates Working Medical Device – Seeks FDA Approval
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It's tough for kids with celiac disease | Columbian.com

Last year, Eli Waldman's fifth-grade science class built a model from graham crackers, marshmallows and cake icing to demonstrate how the Earth's tectonic plates shift.
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Tech Startup Creates a Teddy Bear to Educate Children with Type 1 Diabetes About Their Disease

Tech Startup Creates a Teddy Bear to Educate Children with Type 1 Diabetes About Their Disease | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Tech startup Sproutel recently released Jerry the Bear, an educational toy for children with Type 1 diabetes.
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When Diabetes Technologies Fail

When Diabetes Technologies Fail | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
I was at the 2013 Joslin Diabetes Innovation Summit, an event geared toward the cutting edge of diabetes technologies. As I was rushing to get my train home from the conference, my insulin pump...
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The Soaring Cost of a Simple Breath

The Soaring Cost of a Simple Breath | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The high price of commonly used medications for conditions like asthma contributes heavily to health care costs and certainly causes more widespread anguish.
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EDN - Non-invasive blood glucose monitoring using near-infrared spectroscopy | EDN

EDN - Non-invasive blood glucose monitoring using near-infrared spectroscopy | EDN | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Diabetics can say goodbye to the finger-prick if we design non-invasive glucometers as described here!
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Studies from University of Connecticut Reveal New Findings on Nanoporous - HispanicBusiness.com

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ViaCyte to Present at the JDRF 8th Annual T1D Global Path to a Cure Symposium - The Sacramento Bee

/PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company developing a transformative cell therapy for the treatment of diabetes, today announced that it will present a scientific overview at the JDRF 8th Annual T1D Global Path to a...
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Compugen Presents Experimental Results Supporting Induction of Immune Tolerance by CGEN-15001 Drug Candidate | Business Wire

In a presentation tomorrow at the Autoimmune & Inflammation Leaders’ Forum in Boston, Massachusetts, Galit Rotman, PhD, Chief Scientist
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New 3-D method used to grow miniature pancreas

New 3-D method used to grow miniature pancreas | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
An international team of researchers has successfully developed an innovative 3-D method to grow miniature pancreas from progenitor cells. The future goal is to use this model to help in the fight against diabetes.
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Yale Researchers Initiate Clinical Trial Evaluating Halozyme's Recombinant Hyaluronidase in Artificial Pancreas... -- SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yale Researchers Initiate Clinical Trial Evaluating Halozyme's Recombinant Hyaluronidase in Artificial Pancreas Study.
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Haunted by a Child's Illness

Haunted by a Child's Illness | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Long after a child has recovered from a serious illness or injury, families can be left dealing with the symptoms of post-traumatic stress.
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PureTech Ventures, JDRF Team Up to Form Type 1 Diabetes Startup Creator | Xconomy

PureTech Ventures, JDRF Team Up to Form Type 1 Diabetes Startup Creator | Xconomy | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Disease foundations often give money to startups working on treatments that might help the people they advocate for. But it’s not too often you’ll see a no
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National Foundation for Celiac Awareness Adds Industry Leaders to Board of Directors

National Foundation for Celiac Awareness Adds Industry Leaders to Board of Directors | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Ambler, PA (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 -- New Board Members bring variety of perspectives and expertise to national celiac disease patient advocacy organization.
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10 Things to Consider if Your Blood Sugar is High

10 Things to Consider if Your Blood Sugar is High | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Things to consider if your blood sugar is high: Is it really? Did you miscalculate food-to-insulin amounts?
Have you had too low a basal rate?
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Woman Battling Multiple Health Issues Refuses to Take 'No' From Her Insurer

Woman Battling Multiple Health Issues Refuses to Take 'No' From Her Insurer | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Quinn Nystrom of Minnesota said residential treatment saved her life
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