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Diabetes Research Institute Tests BioHub Mini Organ to Restore Natural Insulin Production in Type 1 Diabetes

Diabetes Research Institute Tests BioHub Mini Organ to Restore Natural Insulin Production in Type 1 Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
New platform mimics native pancreas, contains real cells to normalize blood sugar in real time MIAMI, Fla., March...
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Closer to a cure and better management of the disease.

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Diabetes and American Indians | CJOnline.com

Wouldn’t it be great if fighting diabetes was as simple as eating better and taking medication?
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Meet the Scientists Day unites diabetes researchers, patients

Meet the Scientists Day unites diabetes researchers, patients | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology sponsors annual event.
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Autistic boy helps save teacher aide from diabetic shock

Autistic boy helps save teacher aide from diabetic shock | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Sometimes autism has its upsides, like the fact that many people on the autism spectrum have incredible memories and know a lot about some of the most minute th
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Book review | 'Bad Pharma'

Book review | 'Bad Pharma' | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

The book 'Bad Pharma, How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients' is a great example of the phrase '

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Experts Want More Studies of Diet’s Role for the Heart

Experts Want More Studies of Diet’s Role for the Heart | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A study has infused the field of cardiovascular medicine with optimism, as scientists are calling for similarly rigorous studies of other popular diets.
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Revisiting the notion of ... [Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 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.
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Recommendations for Standardizing Gluc... [Diabetes Technol Ther. 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.
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Recommendations for Standardizing Glucose Reporting and Analysis to Optimize Clinical Decision Making in Diabetes: The Ambulatory Glucose Profile (AGP).

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Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Animas says artificial pancreas trials promising - Philadelphia Business Journal

Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Animas says artificial pancreas trials promising - Philadelphia Business Journal | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Animas Corp. today announced positive results from the second phase of human clinical...
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After Successful Pilot, London Drugs Brings PreVu(R) Skin Cholesterol Testing Into Pharmacy Clinical Services Across Western Canada

London Drugs is proud to be the first in Canada to offer our patients and customers a non-invasive preview into their cholesterol history and health through PreVu - a simple skin cholesterol test.
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Takeda Didn’t Warn of Actos Cancer Risk, Lawyer Says

Takeda Didn’t Warn of Actos Cancer Risk, Lawyer Says | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Asia’s biggest drugmaker, failed to warn doctors of the cancer risk associated with its Actos diabetes treatment, a lawyer said as the first of more than 3,000 lawsuits over the drug goes to trial.
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Michelle Obama: The Business Case for Healthier Food Options

Michelle Obama: The Business Case for Healthier Food Options | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
In The Wall Street Journal, First Lady Michelle Obama writes that in recent years, they have generated more than 70% of the growth in sales for packaged-goods companies.
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Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of t:connect Diabetes Management Application for Use with t:slim Insulin Pump

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DRI BioHub

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DRI is developing the BioHub, a "mini organ" that senses blood sugar levels and delivers insulin in response in real time.
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The Conversation: Can stem cell treatment cure type 1 diabetes? - The Sacramento Bee

The Conversation: Can stem cell treatment cure type 1 diabetes? - The Sacramento Bee | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
If California voters are ever going to be happy with the $3 billion stem cell bond they passed overwhelmingly in 2004, it might be due to a company called ViaCyte.
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Avandia diabetes drug suspended - Latest NHS News - Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

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N.J. Senate panel approves bill allowing driver's licenses to include diabetic condition

N.J. Senate panel approves bill allowing driver's licenses to include diabetic condition | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A state Senate panel today approved legislation that would allow diabetics to note on their driver’s licenses that they are insulin dependent and, as a result, may be susceptible to serious medical emergencies if their blood sugar goes too high or...
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Breaking the Wall of Silence Documentary

A film about the quest to break through healthcare's wall of silence surrounding medical errors in order to i.mprove patient safety

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Volume 15, Issue S1 | Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics | Table of Contents

Volume 15, Issue S1 | Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics | Table of Contents | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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The impact of blood glucose and HbA(1c) goals on ... [Diabet Med. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

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The impact of blood glucose and HbA(1c) goals on glycaemic control in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes.
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Mo. Bill Would Train School Employees to Care For Diabetic Students

Mo. Bill Would Train School Employees to Care For Diabetic Students | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A State Senator is proposing a bill that would allow school districts to train their faculty members to provide treatment to diabetic students.
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Urine sample app lets users detect diseases with iPhones

Urine sample app lets users detect diseases with iPhones | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
No, Uchek doesn't involve peeing on a smartphone -- but it does help people find out if they have diabetes, urinary tract infections, and more. Read this article by Dara Kerr on CNET News.
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CeQur Announces Positive Results from Study Evaluating Simple Insulin Delivery Device Among People with Type 2 Diabetes - The Sacramento Bee

/PRNewswire/ -- CeQur SA, a company focused on the development and commercialization of simple insulin delivery devices, announced that initial data from a study of the company's PaQ® Insulin Delivery Device were presented today at the 6th...
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This date in science: Co-discoverer of insulin is born | EarthSky.org

This date in science: Co-discoverer of insulin is born | EarthSky.org | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
On February 27, 1899, Charles Herbert Best was born. Along with Frederick Banting, he discovered insulin, used to manage diabetes.
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