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Sprinkled treat for diabetes

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WHEN her then two-year-old daughter Chiara was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes Renee Manea, of Sylvania, decided to raise awareness and money for research with her home-based business, La Petite Princesse.
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Type Miscast: An Elmhurst Doctor's Type 2 Diabetes Misdiagnosis Results in the Death of a Six-Year-Old Girl

Type Miscast: An Elmhurst Doctor's Type 2 Diabetes Misdiagnosis Results in the Death of a Six-Year-Old Girl | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The little girl could barely breathe. She lay on the hospital bed, her chest rising with each forced inhalation. Irma Nicanor held her only child's hand. The six-year-old's eyes were closed, but Irma...
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Insulin interaction map could lead to new therapeutic targets for type 2 diabetes

Insulin interaction map could lead to new therapeutic targets for type 2 diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A team led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute has created the first comprehensive roadmap of the protein interactions that enable cells in the pancreas to produce, store and secrete the hormone insulin.
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Health News - New Map of Insulin Pathway Could Lead to Better Diabetes Drugs

New Map of Insulin Pathway Could Lead to Better Diabetes Drugs
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A diabetic child spurs ENG prof’s race for a bionic pancreas Boston University #diabetes type 1

A diabetic child spurs ENG prof’s race for a bionic pancreas Boston University #diabetes type 1 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A diabetic child spurs ENG prof’s race for a bionic pancreas
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MS Risk Rises With Type 1 #Diabetes

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Teen Thrives At Diabetic-Friendly School - CBS Chicago

Teen Thrives At Diabetic-Friendly School - CBS Chicago | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
CBS 2’s Rob Johnson talks with one family that fought for years so that their daughter could take care of her diabetes and stay in the classroom.
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass.: SBR Health to Bring Virtual Visits to Joslin Everywhere | Business Wire | Rock Hill Herald Online

To make world-class diabetes care available to everyone at anytime or place through live video chat on phones, computers and tablets, SBR Health, Inc.
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Diabetes Discrimination Felt Worldwide

BARCELONA -- Many people living with diabetes say they experience discrimination because of their disease, but the reports of discrimination vary greatly among different nationalities, researchers rep...
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Performance evaluation of three continuous glucose monitoring systems: comparison of six sensors per subject in parallel.

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Bariatric Surgery in T1DM Teens Doesn’t Aid Glycemic Control --Doctors Lounge

Bariatric Surgery in T1DM Teens Doesn’t Aid Glycemic Control --Doctors Lounge | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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DEARBORN: ACCESS chosen as a ‘navigator’ for Obamacare enrollment

DEARBORN: ACCESS chosen as a ‘navigator’ for Obamacare enrollment - DEARBORN — Whitney Litzner is approaching a health care insurance milestone: Her 26th birthday.
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Diabetes Jokes: Humorous or Hurtful?

Diabetes Jokes: Humorous or Hurtful? | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
it seems that an automatic coping mechanism for the less-pleasant things in life (like diabetes) is to resort poking fun at it. But is there a point where diabetes jokes cross a line?
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First National Conference on Mental Health Issues of Diabetes -- PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- First National Conference on Mental Health Issues of Diabetes. Top professionals in the field to share research.
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DEARBORN: ACCESS chosen as a ‘navigator’ for Obamacare enrollment - News - Press and Guide

DEARBORN: ACCESS chosen as a ‘navigator’ for Obamacare enrollment - News - Press and Guide | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Press and Guide is your source for all Dearborn and Dearnborn Heights 24-hour breaking news, local news, sports, entertainment and more. View weather updates, watch videos and photos. Keep up with News and local Sports.
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'Inadequate' change in diabetes device regulation will not protect patients

The European Commission vote to approve new legislation, which would supposedly tighten medical device regulation and improve patient safety 'will not protect patients with diabetes', says the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).
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Event Reminder: Philadelphia Weekend and Northeast Symposium on Diabetes and Exercise, November 15-17, 2013

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Man gets kidney from son of mom's friend in rare Ohio direct organ donation

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Anthony Jackson was an old soul, some would tell you.
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Medtronic details diabetes facility warning letter | MassDevice

Medtronic details diabetes facility warning letter | MassDevice | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Medtronic says a Sept. 19 warning letter from the FDA, revealed earlier today, stemmed from an inspection of a diabetes facility inspected as part of the pre-market approval process for its MiniMed 530G artificial pancreas.
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Sanofi debuts new insulin tools

The new tools aim to help patients and providers better track blood glucose levels and administer insulin.
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Accuracy and Reliability of Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems: A Head-to-Head Comparison

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Performance comparison of the medtronic sof-sensor and enlite glucose sensors in inpatient studies of individuals with type 1 diabetes.

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"Conclusions: We found that the Enlite tended to be biased low over the entire glucose range, whereas the Sof-Sensor showed the more typical sensor pattern of being biased high in the hypoglycemic range and biased low in the hyperglycemic range."

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Medtronic Reports Approval of First Artificial Pancreas Device

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) today announced
the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the MiniMed^® 530G
with Enlite^®, a breakthrough, first-generation artificial...
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