diabetes and more
Follow
Find
38.5K views | +42 today
diabetes and more
Important news for those concerned with all types of diabetes, associated autoimmune diseases, & health
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Colorado bill ensures full access to meds | Colorado Springs Business Journal

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Nigeria spends N78.5bn per annum to import insulin

Nigeria spends about $500m (about N78.5bn) every year on the importation of insulin, Director-General, National Biotechnology Development Agency, Prof. Bamidele
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

FDA OKs Janssen's Ivokana for Diabetes

The FDA has given a thumbs-up to a first-in-class medication for type 2 diabetes, but with a stipulation that the drugmaker conducts multiple postmarketing studies.
Ellen H Ullman, MSW's insight:

Lots of CAUTION

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Living with coeliac disease: a grounded theo... [J Hum Nutr Diet. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Chances and risks of SGLT2 inhibitors - Springer

Ellen H Ullman, MSW's insight:

I'm not a fan of this class of drugs.  Too many potential side effects.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Mary Poppins’ Madeline Trumble visits with Dallas child with diabetes, donates signed poster and more to JDRF gala

Mary Poppins’ Madeline Trumble visits with Dallas child with diabetes, donates signed poster and more to JDRF gala | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Madeline Trumble, star of Mary Poppins at the Dallas Summer Musicals production at the Music Hall at Fair Park, never let growing up with Type 1 diabetes stop her from pursuing her dreams, as she told me in my story.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

FDA OKs first-of-its-kind diabetes drug from J&J

The Food and Drug Administration says it has approved a first-of-a-kind diabetes drug from Johnson & Johnson that uses a new method to lower blood sugar.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Do You Think 'Biosimilars' Will Reduce Healthcare Expenditures? Think again. - Forbes

Do You Think 'Biosimilars' Will Reduce Healthcare Expenditures? Think again. - Forbes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
For now, the high costs involved in planning, conducting and analyzing the results of clinical trials will prevent a stampede to make biosimilars.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

children with DIABETES - What's New for 27 March 2013

Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
Ellen H Ullman, MSW's insight:

Receive an e-mail copy of the What's New page each Wednesday evening by visiting the What's New Subscription Page and filling out the registration form. You can also unsubscribe there. It's that easy to stay informed about what's new at the web site and in diabetes.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

The Efficacy and Safety of Insulin Degludec Given in Variable Once-Daily Dosing Intervals Compared With Insulin Glargine and Insulin Degludec Dosed at the Same Time Daily

Ellen H Ullman, MSW's insight:

CONCLUSIONS The use of extreme dosing intervals of 8–40 h demonstrates that the daily injection time of IDeg can be varied without compromising glycemic control or safety.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Dietary Fat Acutely Increases Glucose Concentrations and Insulin Requirements in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

A practical, clinical approach to the assessment and management of suspected insulin allergy - Jacquier - Diabetic Medicine - Wiley Online Library

Ellen H Ullman, MSW's insight:
Conclusions

The clinical assessment and investigation in cases of suspected insulin allergy is described, along with detailed algorithms for skin testing and desensitization. This case series demonstrates an approach to challenging cases of suspected insulin allergy which will be helpful for diabetes specialists.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Is Celiac Becoming More Common?

Is Celiac Becoming More Common? | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Rates of celiac disease -- a condition where people's immune systems react to gluten found in wheat, rye and barley -- increased between 2000 and 2004, but then stayed nearly the same from 2004 onward, according to a new study.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Schools turn bitter for diabetic kids - The Times of India

“I too have diabetes. Stop acting,” That’s how a teacher in a city
school reacted when Class 10 student Aisha fainted in her class last
month, when her blood sugar level dropped.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

NASCAR’s Miguel Paludo Races With Diabetes | Diabetes Forecast Magazine

NASCAR’s Miguel Paludo Races With Diabetes | Diabetes Forecast Magazine | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Compromised quality of life in patients with both... [Diabet Med. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Sanofi Building New Factory In Vietnam

The move is part of a fast-growing trend among major international pharmaceutical companies to put factories and research centers in emerging markets that the industry increasingly is targeting for growth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Crossing the finish line With clinical trials complete, private funds are needed to gain FDA approval for human islet transplants| University of Minnesota

Crossing the finish line With clinical trials complete, private funds are needed to gain FDA approval for human islet transplants| University of Minnesota | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The Minnesota Medical Foundation helps people everywhere lead healthier lives by advancing health-related research, education, and care at the University of Minnesota.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Could a Cambridge Company Find the Cure for Celiac Disease?

Could a Cambridge Company Find the Cure for Celiac Disease? | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A Cambridge start up is researching a vaccine for celiac disease and the so far the tests look promising.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

TCOYD Santa Clara, and Little Internet Things : DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog

TCOYD Santa Clara, and Little Internet Things : DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

Adherence to Guidelines for Diabetes Care in School: Family and School Nurse Perspectives

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ellen H Ullman, MSW
Scoop.it!

The Highs and Lows of the Continuous Glucose Monitor

In June 2012, I was lucky enough to receive a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitor from my healthcare provider. It took a while for me to get acquainted with it...
more...
No comment yet.