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Insulindependence Welcomes Lane Desborough and Adam Brown to Board of Directors -- SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Insulindependence Welcomes Lane Desborough and Adam Brown to Board of Directors.
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Anxiety In Your Head Could Come From Your Gut

Anxiety In Your Head Could Come From Your Gut | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists think there may be a link between what's in your gut and what's in your head, suggesting that bacteria may play a role in disorders like anxiety, schizophrenia and autism.
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6-year-old girl with Type 1 diabetes allowed back in school

6-year-old girl with Type 1 diabetes allowed back in school | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
By: Alexandra Cowley acowley@abc6.comThe family of a 6–year–old girl in New Bedford, coping
with Type 1 diabetes, won't have to send her to another school, after all. Just a couple of weeks ago, the
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Study could help develop new oral medicines - Brown Daily Herald

Researchers examined the digestion of particles in rat intestines, providing insights into oral drug delivery.
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Chong-Su Cho indicated that additional insight into the mechanism is necessary before this knowledge can be applied to drug delivery in humans. He said other barriers remain, such as protein drugs degrading while the microsphere is made.

Encapsulating drugs in small biodegradable spheres could “protect a protein from the harsh environment” of the intestine, Daniel Cho said.

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Toddler Pumping Tips | How to Wear an Insulin Pump | Insulin Pump Therapy | Toddler Wearing an Insulin Pump | Pump Wear Inc

Toddler Pumping Tips | How to Wear an Insulin Pump | Insulin Pump Therapy | Toddler Wearing an Insulin Pump | Pump Wear Inc | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Toddlers, tips for toddlers who are wearing an insulin pump,tips to help toddlers wearing an insulin pump and sensor,how do toddlers wear an insulin pump,t-shirts for toddlers that have pockets on the back for the insulin pump,Pump Wear specializes...
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Can the law improve diabetes prevention and control?

New cases of diabetes continue to increase as does the health burden for those with diabetes.
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Diabetes Hands Foundation Commends the Diabetes Technology Society (DTS), Food and Drug... -- BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Diabetes Hands Foundation Commends the Diabetes Technology Society (DTS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for First Steps to Protect Diabetes Patients.
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Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News - Universal Celiac Screening Put to the Test

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Measures of Glucose and its Variability Are InterRelated

Measures of Glucose and its Variability Are InterRelated | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Hemoglobin A1c HbA1c and glycated albumin GA are interrelated and correlate with retinopathy and nephropathy, while only HbA1c correlates with cardiovascular disease.
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NY school district says no to diabetes service dog

NY school district says no to diabetes service dog | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A diabetic 11-year-old whose family paid $20,000 for a dog trained to sniff out blood sugar swings at school is being tutored at home after the school district refused to
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CeQur's insulin pump draws $27M Series B

CeQur's insulin pump draws $27M Series B | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Ten months after winning a CE mark for its new insulin delivery device, Switzerland's CeQur has nailed down a new $27 million financing round to help support its European commercial ramp-up. Funding will also help back regulatory efforts in the U.S.
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Autoimmune disease strategy emerges from immune cell discovery | Science Codex

Autoimmune disease strategy emerges from immune cell discovery | Science Codex | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists from UC San Francisco have identified a new way to manipulate the immune system that may keep it from attacking the body’s own molecules in autoimmune diseases such as type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis.
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The researchers, led by immunologist Mark Anderson, MD, PhD, a professor with the UCSF Diabetes Center, have discovered a distinctive type of immune cell called an eTAC, which puts a damper on immune responses.

Anderson’s research team found that eTACs reside in lymph nodes and spleen in both humans and mice, and determined that they could be manipulated to stop the destruction of the pancreas in a mouse model of diabetes. The study appears in the September issue of the journal Immunity.

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Parents: 2nd grader with diabetes struggling with care at school

Parents: 2nd grader with diabetes struggling with care at school | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The school year is off to a rough start for a Chesterfield family fighting to make sure their daughter's medical needs are being met.
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How Top Chef Alum Sam Talbot Sniffs His Way Around Foreign Markets

How Top Chef Alum Sam Talbot Sniffs His Way Around Foreign Markets | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Top Chef alum Sam Talbot share his travel tips for navigating foreign markets, finding restaurants, and discovering food inspiration. Plus, he shares a recipe for salmon.
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Health News - More than just type 1 or type 2: DiMelli study points to different forms of diabetes

Health News - More than just type 1 or type 2: DiMelli study points to different forms of diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
More than just type 1 or type 2: DiMelli study points to different forms of diabetes
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RALEIGH: Parent files federal complaint against YMCA of the Triangle | Education | NewsObserver.com

RALEIGH: Parent files federal complaint against YMCA of the Triangle | Education | NewsObserver.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A Raleigh parent has filed a federal civil rights complaint against the largest provider of after-school services in Wake County because the YMCA of the Triangle doesn't provide insulin injections to children such as his son who have diabetes.
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New Law Helps Residents of Assisted Living Facilities with Diabetes :: Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

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Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News - Study Suggests Gastric Bypass Causes Glucose Spikes, Crashes

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Novo’s Sales Assault on U.S. Diabetes Market Sets Rivalry

Drugmakers led by Novo Nordisk A/S and Merck & Co. are increasing sales efforts for their top- selling diabetes drugs to grab as much of the market as possible ahead of a wave of new therapies.
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GEN | News Highlights:AstraZeneca, Hadasit Launch Drug Discovery Alliance

Partners will discover,develop new treatments in pharma giant's core areas of cancer, respiratory diseases and diabetes
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Biomarker Panel Could Provide Simpler Type-I Diabetes Detection

Biomarker Panel Could Provide Simpler Type-I Diabetes Detection | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
According to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, an estimated 3 million Americans are living with type-1 diabetes (T1D), and as many as 80 people are di
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Little STING could go long way in avoiding arthritis, type 1 diabetes, report researchers

A little STING could go a long way in helping treat or even avoid autoimmune diseases such as arthritis, type 1 diabetes and multiple sclerosis, researchers report.
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Israeli Developed ‘No Blood’ Glucose Monitor for Diabetes Measures Color of Skin gluco – Algemeiner.com

Israeli Developed ‘No Blood’ Glucose Monitor for Diabetes Measures Color of Skin gluco – Algemeiner.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Cnoga's non-invasive no blood glucose meter for diabetics. Photo: Cnoga Medical Ltd. 20130909
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Will Drug Companies Truly Allow More Transparency on Drug Study Data? | New York Legal Examiner | New York New York Personal Injury Lawyer

Will Drug Companies Truly Allow More Transparency on Drug Study Data? | New York Legal Examiner | New York New York Personal Injury Lawyer | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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