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Indigenous Perspectives on Diabetes 10 of 10

Spiritual Leader Chief Arvol Looking Horse (Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe) discusses cultural ways to combat diabetes.
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N.J. officials call for investigation into police treatment of diabetic shock victims

N.J. officials call for investigation into police treatment of diabetic shock victims | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The concerns were prompted by an article in the Sunday Star-Ledger about how troopers wrestled a Pennsylvania man to the ground after failing to recognize he was suffering from diabetic shock...
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Diabetic man testifies he was yelling for food when Toronto cop kicked him

Diabetic man testifies he was yelling for food when Toronto cop kicked him | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A man allegedly assaulted by a Toronto police constable while in custody testified Tuesday that he was yelling for a sandwich to control his diabetes when the officer approached his cell and booted him in the face.
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JewelPUMP Insulin Delivery Platform with Smartphone Remote Control

JewelPUMP Insulin Delivery Platform with Smartphone Remote Control | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Debiotech of Lausanne, Switzerland is bringing to the worldwide market its JewelPUMP insulin delivery device.
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Mining the Internet for Speedier Alerts on Drugs

Mining the Internet for Speedier Alerts on Drugs | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists are sifting through massive quantities of freely available data scattered across the Internet, aiming to catch potentially deadly problems with prescription drugs more quickly—even ahead of federal regulators.
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Family: Service dog for diabetic child fails at job

Family: Service dog for diabetic child fails at job | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Have you ever heard of a dog that can alert a diabetic when their blood sugar gets too high? Earlier this year KHOU 11 News told you about a little boy in Cleveland who got one of those service dogs but things didn’t turn out as planned.
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Closed-loop insulin therapy improves glycemic control in young diabetics - - ModernMedicine

Closed-loop insulin therapy improves glycemic control in young diabetics - - ModernMedicine | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Closed-loop insulin therapy improves glycemic control in children under age seven who have type 1 diabetes.
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‘I try not to dwell on it’

‘I try not to dwell on it’ | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Brenda Altschul has conquered Type 1 diabetes — traveling the world and living into her 70s — and she’s happy to defy the odds for many more years to come.
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Post Doc position in beta cell biology : Umea, Sweden : Naturejobs

Post Doc position in beta cell biology - Description: A postdoctoral/junior research position is available at Umeå Center for Molecular Medicine.

....Applicants should submit their CV, along with the names and contact details of two reference persons, via email to Prof. Helena Edlund (helena.edlund@ucmm.umu.se)

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‘Diabesties’ app targets college kids to keep their diabetes in check

‘Diabesties’ app targets college kids to keep their diabetes in check | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
‘Diabesties’ app targets college kids to keep their diabetes in check...

TORONTO – Going off to college or university means taking responsibility for your health, and it can be especially tough for young adults who have diabetes. But a new app aims to make tracking the disease as social as Facebook messaging.

The app is called Diabesties, “like best friends with diabetes” says Paul Prescod, chief technology officer and founder of Ayogo, the social gaming company that created the app.

Read it on Global News: Global News | ‘Diabesties’ app targets college kids to keep their diabetes in check...

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Meet Ann: Diabetes Advocate and Research Wiz!

Meet Ann: Diabetes Advocate and Research Wiz! | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

Meet Ann: Diabetes Advocate and Research Wiz!
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I have lived with type 1 diabetes for 43 years. I’m healthy, happy, married, live with two dogs who keep me on my toes, have 3 step children, 2 grandchildren and I own an integrated wellness center. I have lots on my plate, but I love being involved with my community!
Ginger and I have been friends for a few years and I would bend over backwards for her! We often comment about being diabetes soul-mates. So when she asked if I would like to share my story on DiabetesDaily, I needed a martini, then I said yes!....

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All signs point to complete public acceptance of in-house corporate clinics

All signs point to complete public acceptance of in-house corporate clinics | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

Would you want your employer helping you control your diabetes?.

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DSMA Live: 'Rents Talk with Mark Fox

DSMA Live: 'Rents Talk with Mark Fox | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
DSMA Live Rents Talk with Mark Fox and co-hosts Lorraine Sisto and Bennet Dunlap. About Mark Married to the only woman in the world that would tolerate me for the last 24 years. Proud to be called dad by three beautiful young ladies.
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Concerns Exist Following FDA Approval of Generic Version of Actos

October 18, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Concerns Exist Following FDA Approval of Generic Version of Actos...
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San Diego’s Cebix Names CEO, Raises $30.9M to Advance Diabetes Drug | Xconomy

San Diego’s Cebix Names CEO, Raises $30.9M to Advance Diabetes Drug | Xconomy | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
San Diego-based Cebix is moving ahead in its development of C-peptide replacement therapy for treating diabetes-related microvascular problems.
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Study Published in Annals of Internal Medicine Finds That Sleep Deprivation -- Even for a Short Time -- Has a Direct and Harmful Effect on Fat Cells, an Effect That Could Lead to Major Health Issue...

Study Published in Annals of Internal Medicine Finds That Sleep Deprivation -- Even for a Short Time -- Has a Direct and Harmful Effect on Fat Cells, an Effect That Could Lead to Major Health Issue... | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

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Study Published in Annals of Internal Medicine Finds That Sleep Deprivation -- Even for a Short Time -- Has a Direct and Harmful Effect on Fat Cells, an Effect That Could Lead to Major Health Issues Such as Obesity or Type 2 Diabetes...

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Possible Celiac Disease Drug Treatment ALV003 Fast Tracked by FDA - Celiac.com

Possible Celiac Disease Drug Treatment ALV003 Fast Tracked by FDA - Celiac.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The drug ALV003, a potentially promising treatment celiac disease, made by Alvine Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has received Fast Track designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
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Behind the Nobel Prize: the stem cell revolution - The Drum Opinion (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Behind the Nobel Prize: the stem cell revolution - The Drum Opinion (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
While they might not be household names, Gurdon and Yamanaka have helped kick-start an entire new field of regenerative medicine.
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#Diabetes strikes at heart of rural Alaska communities

#Diabetes strikes at heart of rural Alaska communities | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Five years or so ago, my sister called me. "Are you sitting down," she asked? Then she told me that my oldest nephew had been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.
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Sanofi plans to launch insulin production in India

Sanofi plans to launch insulin production in India | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Drug maker to transfer insulin making technology to local unit Shantha Biotechnics...
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A Caveman Still Taking on the Dinosaurs « LewRockwell.com Blog

A federal judge has thrown out Paleo-diet blogger Steve Cooksey’s lawsuit against the North Carolina state agency he claims censored his blog and violated his freedom of speech.

U.S. District Court Judge Max Coburn agreed with the North Carolina Board of Dietetics/Nutrition that Cooksey has no grounds to sue because he has not been injured yet.

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Nipro Diagnostics launches the TruePlus brand, featuring more than 30 diabetes-related products | Drug Store News

The TruePlus line includes fast-acting glucose tablets, shots and gels; ketone strips; diabetic multivitamins; syringes, lancets and lancing devices.

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MEDTRONIC MINIMED INC.; v. INSULET CORPORATION - Knobbe Medical

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Complaint Details [3.66 MB]
Patent-In-Suit (U.S. Pat. No. 7,109,878) [3.66 MB]
Patent-In-Suit (U.S. Pat. No. 6,551,276) [3.66 MB]

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Diabetes: Medtronic sues Insulet over OmniPod device | MassDevice - Medical Device Industry News

Medtronic sues Insulet for allegedly infringing a pair of its patents with Insulet's OmniPod insulin management system for diabetes.
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Interview with Robert Pearlman from the Diabetes Research Institute in Miami

South Florida Spotlite is 101.5 LITE FM's long-running signature community affairs program, hosted by correspondent Ron St. John. Here he interviews Robert P...
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