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Grant Awarded to UVa, Stanford to Fund Artificial Pancreas Projects

Grant Awarded to UVa, Stanford to Fund Artificial Pancreas Projects | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
UVa is participating in a project to turn smart phones into artificial pancreas to help people with type 1 diabetes. The project received a grant of over $3 million to fund clinical trials and to create a wireless network.
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Joslin Identifies Immune Cells That Promote Growth of Beta Cells in Type 1 Diabetes | Joslin Diabetes Center

Joslin Identifies Immune Cells That Promote Growth of Beta Cells in Type 1 Diabetes | Joslin Diabetes Center | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Joslin Diabetes Center is the world’s foremost institution for diabetes research, clinical care and education.
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Federal Investigation Sought In Florida Pre-K Diabetic Issue - CBS Miami

Federal Investigation Sought In Florida Pre-K Diabetic Issue - CBS Miami | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Diabetes in children is on the rise. Some experts have predicted a 23 percent increase in the number of children with Type 1 diabetes by 2050.
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"Broward County pre-k programs found that only 16 percent were willing to make all the necessary accommodations, including monitoring a child’s blood sugar level and giving insulin injections. About a third of providers said they had no space for the diabetic child even though parents of children without diabetes were told there was space."

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Diabetic earns solo pilot's license 35 years after learning to fly

Diabetic earns solo pilot's license 35 years after learning to fly | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Ilene Hammack's dream began -— the way a good many dreams begin - with a glance at the heavens.
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Population-based survey of the prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes in school children in Philadelphia

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The emerging global epidemic of type 1 diabetes. [Curr Diab Rep. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

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DiaPep277® and immune intervention for treatmen... [Clin Immunol. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

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Fit And Well Idaho: Beauty Queen Living With Type I Diabetes

Fit And Well Idaho: Beauty Queen Living With Type I Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) A local beauty queen has the whole world ahead of her. She also lives with Type I Diabetes.
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What happens when patients know more than their doctors? Experiences of health interactions after diabetes patient education: a qualitative patient-led study -- Snow et al. 3 (11) -- BMJ Open

What happens when patients know more than their doctors? Experiences of health interactions after diabetes patient education: a qualitative patient-led study -- Snow et al. 3 (11) -- BMJ Open | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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DexCom CEO Sells $1,145,900 in Stock (DXCM) | WKRB News

DexCom CEO Sells $1,145,900 in Stock (DXCM) | WKRB News | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
DexCom (NASDAQ:DXCM) CEO Terrance Gregg sold 35,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 15th. The sha
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How Haim's Three Geeky Sisters Became the Year's Coolest New Band | Music News | Rolling Stone

How Haim's Three Geeky Sisters Became the Year's Coolest New Band | Music News | Rolling Stone | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
When we started playing, we were Valley kids - we'd never gone over the hill, Alana says
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Islet Sciences ISLT Names James Green and William Wilkison as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer - HispanicBusiness.com

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Diabetes Breakthrough Found Using Patients' Stem Cells

Diabetes Breakthrough Found Using Patients' Stem Cells | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A scheme of the generation of induced pluripotent stern (iPS) cells.
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Western New England University professor prepares clinical tests for new, painless diabetes monitoring equipment

Western New England University professor prepares clinical tests for new, painless diabetes monitoring equipment | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The diabetes monitoring equipment, if proven successful, could serve as a replacement for daily, repetitive finger-prick testing by diabetics.
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New way to test blood sugar levels for diabetes | WTNH.com Connecticut

New way to test blood sugar levels for diabetes | WTNH.com Connecticut | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Pricking a finger to test for blood sugar levels could be a distant memory for millions of people with diabetes.
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Run by the Clock, by Maggie Baugh - GSD SONG

Run by the Clock is an original Maggie Baugh song, about how a disease effects a family, and how you can cope with it. Maggie's brothers, CJ and Sammy, have ...
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Feasibility of a Portable Bihormonal Closed-Loop System to Control Glucose Excursions at Home Under Free-Living Conditions for 48 Hours.

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A review of artificial pancreas technologies with an emphasis on bi-hormonal therapy.

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Clinical Immunology | Vol 149, Iss 3, Part A, Pgs 265-356, (December, 2013) | ScienceDirect.com

The online version of Clinical Immunology at ScienceDirect.com, the world's leading platform for high quality peer-reviewed full-text journals.
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Current Trials in Type 1 Diabetes

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survey of clinical trials focusing on immune pathogenesis

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Gluten-Free Pies for Thanksgiving

Gluten-Free Pies for Thanksgiving | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Thanksgiving is coming up and what is Thanksgiving without pie? If your guests can’t eat gluten, here are five pies they will still enjoy.
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Diabetes Jeopardy Answer #15 for D-Month. MANY Generous People in this World but One Man Stands Alone in His Efforts.

Diabetes Jeopardy Answer #15 for D-Month. MANY Generous People in this World but One Man Stands Alone in His Efforts. | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
......who is David Panzirer. I have said it before and I'll say it again; I do not know of any one person who has so changed the diabetes landscape in faster time than David Panzirer.  What Banting...
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Israeli Invention for Diabetes Treatment Could Save Countless Lives

Israeli Invention for Diabetes Treatment Could Save Countless Lives | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Night-Sense, a new Israeli discovery in diabetes treatment, could make a life-and-death difference for sufferers around the world.
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One Touch (Project Embrace) By Wahu Kagwi

The song titled "One Touch" - calls for people to have hope and to unite towards one goal for a better life in a bid to address the rising cases of diabetes.
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Microbiome Changed by Gluten Increases Incidences of Type 1 Diabetes, say Mayo Clinic Researchers

Research has shown that the intestinal microbiome plays a large role in the development of Type 1 diabetes.
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Archive: Sir Frederick Banting and the use of insulin to treat Type 1 diabetes

Archive: Sir Frederick Banting and the use of insulin to treat Type 1 diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
How the Manchester Guardian reported the discoveries of one of the first scientists to successfully use insulin to treat people with Type 1 diabetes
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