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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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Pioneering Researcher Alessio Fasano M.D. on Gluten, Autoimmunity & Leaky Gut

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Ellen H Ullman, MSW's comment, October 12, 2013 8:23 PM
This is from August 2012 so it's a bit old.
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Israeli researchers lead study on Type-2 diabetes drug saxagliptin

Israeli researchers lead study on Type-2 diabetes drug saxagliptin | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A variety of medications for the condition are now in the pipeline, but they have to be carefully studied before being put on the market.
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American Diabetes Association Releases New Nutritional Guidelines

American Diabetes Association Releases New Nutritional Guidelines | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
ALEXANDRIA, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 9, 2013) - The American Diabetes Association recommends all people living with diabetes make nutrition therapy a part of their diabetes treatment plan, but emphasizes that there is no single eating pattern that is...
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Oregon Health Plan diabetics may face coverage limit on self-monitoring

Oregon Health Plan diabetics may face coverage limit on self-monitoring | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A state panel today will discuss whether to limit coverage for diabetic self-monitoring under the Medicaid-funded Oregon Health Plan.
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IntelliCell Biosciences Stem Cells Used to Successfully Treat Bell's Palsy and Type I Diabetes Patient | FreshNews.com

IntelliCell Biosciences Stem Cells Used to Successfully Treat Bell's Palsy and Type I Diabetes Patient | FreshNews.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Bill would help students deal with diabetes

Dressed in a smart, dark suit, 8-year-old Aiden Dine told a House Committee yesterday he is frustrated with how his school deals with the Type I diabetes he has had since he was a baby.
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Congressman Supports US Testing of Cuban Diabetes Drug

Miami Congressman Joe Garcia is supporting the efforts of a Cuban research institute that wants to test and market a diabetes treatment in the U.S.The drug is intended to help people who suffer from diabetic foot ulcers, and, if successful, could...
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Sprinkled treat for diabetes

Sprinkled treat for diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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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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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Kaiser Permanente Endorses Plant-Based Diets - Care2.com

Kaiser Permanente Endorses Plant-Based Diets - Care2.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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“Research shows that plant-based diets are cost-effective, low-risk interventions that may lower body mass index, blood pressure, HbA1C, and cholesterol levels.
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Permanente Journal Special Report Nutritional Update for Physicians: Plant-Based Diets

http://www.thepermanentejournal.org/files/Spring2013/Nutrition.pdf (Full text of journal article)
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Oregon Diabetes Educators, Physicians and Others Express Grave Concern for Recommended Changes to Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Levels | The Lund Report

Oregon Diabetes Educators, Physicians and Others Express Grave Concern for Recommended Changes to Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Levels | The Lund Report | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Having patients monitoring once weekly is useless, as there is no way that once weekly monitoring would do anything to reduce high blood sugar,” said Dr. Ahmann.
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ViaCyte To Present Update On VC-01™ Combination Product Development At 2013 Stem Cell Meeting On The Mesa

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DailyTech - Novo Nordisk, Israeli Startup Race to Development Insulin Pill Alternative to Injections

DailyTech - Novo Nordisk, Israeli Startup Race to Development Insulin Pill Alternative to Injections | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
New treatment is badly desired as global diabetes rates soar
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NASCAR driver races to stop diabetes

NASCAR driver races to stop diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
NASCAR driver Ryan Reed teamed with the American Diabetes Association to launch the Drive to Stop Diabetes awareness campaign.
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Type 1 Diabetic marks one year as a firefighter

MOBILE, Alabama -- Type 1 diabetic Cameron Nicholas is celebrating one year as a firefighter with the Prichard Fire Department but he had to overcome diabetes-related obstacles to fulfill his dream.
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Glucose monitoring in neonates – do not trust the glucometer

Blood glucose is ideally measured in the laboratory, with methods that use glucose oxidase, hexokinase or glucose dehydrogenase reactions.
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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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