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HbA1c Far from Perfect Diabetes Diagnostic

SAN FRANCISCO -- Using glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) to diagnose diabetes may miss more than half of cases, researchers reported here.
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Novo Nordisk diabetes drug patent invalid

Novo Nordisk diabetes drug patent invalid | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A U.S. appeals court found the patent on Novo Nordisk's Prandin diabetes drug in combination with metformin to be invalid.
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Endocrine Experts Call for Review of Potential Risks Associated with Incretin-Based Treatments for Diabetes Mellitus

According to a statement issued today by The Endocrine Society, the current range of data on GLP-1 receptor agonists and DPP-4 inhibitors have significant limitations and are not ideal to be used to validate adverse events.
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The Yeshiva World Medicare: Cost-Saving Changes Coming For Diabetics « » Frum Jewish News

The Yeshiva World Medicare: Cost-Saving Changes Coming For Diabetics « » Frum Jewish News | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Researchers demonstrate use of stem cells to analyze causes, treatment of diabetes

Researchers demonstrate use of stem cells to analyze causes, treatment of diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists have generated patient-specific beta cells, or insulin-producing cells, that accurately reflect the features of maturity-onset diabetes of the young.
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Simon Kolawole: 2015 is knocking on the door - DailyPost Nigeria

Simon Kolawole: 2015 is knocking on the door - DailyPost Nigeria | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
I woke up Friday morning to some good news: the Federal Government has decided to offer free treatment to diabetic children. It may not make much sense to
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Clinical trials for diabetes treatment underway - Jun 14 2013 01:45 PM - Breaking News - Labmate Online

Clinical trials for diabetes treatment underway - Jun 14 2013 01:45 PM - Breaking News - Labmate Online | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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5-year-old finds mom unconscious calls 911

5-year-old finds mom unconscious calls 911 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
"She is truly my hero," says the little girl's mom.
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At what age do you teach your children about type 1 and what to do in an emergency?

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Silencing immune attacks in type 1 diabetes

Silencing immune attacks in type 1 diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
For decades, patients have managed their type 1 diabetes by injecting themselves with insulin to regulate the glucose in their blood. While this form of medical management addresses the immediate d...
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The Cyclist Who Beat Diabetes: Jade Wilcoxson

The Cyclist Who Beat Diabetes: Jade Wilcoxson | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Nine years after picking up cycling to ward off diabetes, Jade Wilcoxson wins a U.S. title.
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Chemists demonstrate sensor technology that could detect, monitor diabetes through breath analysis alone

Chemists demonstrate sensor technology that could detect, monitor diabetes through breath analysis alone | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —Diabetes patients often receive their diagnosis after a series of glucose-related blood tests in hospital settings, and then have to monitor their condition daily through expensive, invasive methods.
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"IF"...  not yet tested on humans.

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Eli Lilly aims to be among top 20 pharma companies in India by 2020 - The Economic Times

Eli Lilly aims to be among top 20 pharma companies in India by 2020 - The Economic Times | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
US-based pharmaceutical major Eli Lilly and Company expects to be among the top 20 drug makers in India by 2020
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Sanofi Steps up Diabetes Drive as Rivals Raise the Stakes | chemanager-online.com - Chemistry and Life Science

Sanofi Steps up Diabetes Drive as Rivals Raise the Stakes. In a leafy suburb of Frankfurt, a state-of-the-art plant churns out up to 1 million insulin pens every day in French drugmaker Sanofi 's
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Vijay Viswanathan, MD, PhD, FRCP, Receives American Diabetes Association's Vivian Fonseca Scholar Award - Financial and Business News - MENAFN

Vijay Viswanathan, MD, PhD, FRCP, Receives American DiabetesAssociation's Vivian Fonseca Scholar Award Viswanathan to Be Presented With Award at World
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Novo Diabetes Drug Patent Is Obvious, Fed. Circ. Rules - Law360

Novo Diabetes Drug Patent Is Obvious, Fed. Circ. Rules - Law360 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The Federal Circuit on Tuesday affirmed a lower court's ruling that a patent covering Novo Nordisk A/S' diabetes treatment Prandin is invalid as obvious, handing a victory to generics makers Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd.
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DARA BioSciences Grants T3D Therapeutics Exclusive Worldwide Rights to Develop and Commercialize DB959

DARA BioSciences Grants T3D Therapeutics Exclusive Worldwide Rights to Develop and Commercialize DB959 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwired - June 18, 2013) - DARA BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: DARA), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on oncology supportive care products, announced today that it has granted T3D Therapeutics, Inc.
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Insulin Degludec Lowers Risk Of Recurrent Low Blood Sugar Or Has Similar Risk To Insulin Glargine - Health News - redOrbit

Insulin Degludec Lowers Risk Of Recurrent Low Blood Sugar Or Has Similar Risk To Insulin Glargine - Health News - redOrbit | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Insulin degludec (Tresiba), a new ultra-long-acting insulin, has a similar or reduced risk of recurrent hypoglycemia-- low blood sugar-- compared with the commercially available insulin glargine.
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Diabetic honoured for long and healthy life

Diabetic honoured for long and healthy life | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
GYMPIE resident Win McCarter was awarded a Kellion Victory Medal last week, to mark her personal triumph of living a long and healthy life with type 1 diabetes.
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The DX Diabetes Dish: D-Dad and award-winning author Scott Benner | The DX: The Diabetes Experience

The DX Diabetes Dish: D-Dad and award-winning author Scott Benner | The DX: The Diabetes Experience | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Blogger, award-winning author & D-Dad Scott Benner dishes on Father’s Day and more
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'Confessions of a Stay-at-Home Dad' author hates doing laundry — NewsWorks

'Confessions of a Stay-at-Home Dad' author hates doing laundry — NewsWorks | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The forecast looks favorable for Father s Day weekend and whether you re the designated driver griller or just plain chiller with family and friends you re hopefully not in the same boat as Scott
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WellDoc’s BlueStar secures first mobile health reimbursement | mobihealthnews

WellDoc’s BlueStar secures first mobile health reimbursement | mobihealthnews | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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