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Self-cleaning membrane aids in diabetic research

Self-cleaning membrane aids in diabetic research | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Diabetes affects the lives of millions of Americans, young and old alike, on a daily basis.
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Type 1 diabetes in urban children skyrockets, increasing by 70% in children under age 5

Over the past two decades, the incidence of type 1 diabetes in very young children under age 5 has increased by 70 percent in the city of Philadelphia, according to new research.
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'A Light in the Shadows' A Documentary Feature

'A Light in the Shadows' A Documentary Feature | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A feature film chronicling the lives of patients suffering from the rare and terminal genetic disorder Wolfram syndrome.
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Special Report: Diabetes Discrimination

Special Report: Diabetes Discrimination | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Increasing numbers of kids with diabetes are affecting daycare centers and schools, both of which are having a hard time dealing with the growing number of students who may need special care.
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More treatment options for Kiwis with type 1 diabetes | Scoop News

New Zealand diabetes specialists and people with type 1 diabetes have today welcomed the availability of a second supplier to PHARMAC for insulin pumps and insulin pump consumables, citing the availability for choice of device technologies as a...
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Federal grand jury reviewing case of officer who kicked man in diabetic shock

Federal grand jury reviewing case of officer who kicked man in diabetic shock | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A federal grand jury has for months been hearing evidence about an incident involving a Henderson police sergeant caught on video kicking a man in diabetic shock during a traffic stop, the Las Vegas...
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Amelia Lily on coping with diabetes: I had a fit once a month until I was twelve

Amelia Lily on coping with diabetes: I had a fit once a month until I was twelve | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The X Factor 2011 finalist has refused to let the condition, which can cause frightening convulsions, stop her following her dreams
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AbbVie recalling thyroid drug | Pharmaceutical Processing

Abbot Lab spinoff issues second drug recall involving thyroid drug Synthroid
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Justice Sotomayor prefers "Sonia from the Bronx"

Justice Sotomayor prefers "Sonia from the Bronx" | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
In her first broadcast interview, Sotomayor talks about her life and career leading up to her appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court, including the role affirmative action played. Scott Pelley reports.
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LEARNING TO LIVE WITH DIABETES

LEARNING TO LIVE WITH DIABETES | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Bruce Balch handles the tiny, sharp lancets with expertise in his insurance office.
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How a Boy Became the First to Beat Back Diabetes

How a Boy Became the First to Beat Back Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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90 years later and still no cure for type 1 diabetes. Please support cure-focused research www.cwdfoundation.org www.diabetesresearch.org 

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New Diabetes Books Abound

New Diabetes Books Abound | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
New diabetes books are appearing left and right, and we've complied a list of some newly published and up-and-coming titles you won't want to miss.
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Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor pens memoir | Books | Dallas-Fort Worth Lifestyles News | Sta...

Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor pens memoir | Books | Dallas-Fort Worth Lifestyles News | Sta... | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is the first Hispanic and the third woman to have been appointed to the highest court in the land. But before that, Sotomayor was a survivor, and that's what her inspirational memoir, My Beloved...
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Impaired beta cell function is present in non-diabetic rheumatoid arthritis patients

Impaired beta cell function is present in non-diabetic rheumatoid arthritis patients - up-to-the-minute news and headlines. 7thSpace is a online portal covering topics such as Family, Business, Entertainment, Headlines, Recipes and more.
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New technology shows diabetes

New technology shows diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A new imaging method for the study of insulin-producing cells in diabetes among other uses has been developed.
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Ellie White explains Wolfram syndrome

A promotional video from the documentary feature "A Light in the Shadows", which chronicles patients with the rare and terminal genetic disorder Wolfram syndrome.
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WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - BIONIC MAN - ARTIFICIAL PANCREAS

WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - BIONIC MAN - ARTIFICIAL PANCREAS | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - BIONIC MAN - ARTIFICIAL PANCREAS - Artificial PancreasCool Springs MarriottStacy Case    There's a major breakthrough on
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Glooko Receives FDA Clearance For Its Mobile Diabetes Tracker, Hires Intuit Health Exec As Its First CEO | TechCrunch

Glooko Receives FDA Clearance For Its Mobile Diabetes Tracker, Hires Intuit Health Exec As Its First CEO | TechCrunch | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Back in September, Glooko announced the release of a new version of its iOS app, a digital logbook which helps people with diabetes track their blood glucose levels from their smartphone.
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Gordon Bill Creating Diabetes Action Plan Passes Senate Committee | Politicker NJ

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Creating New Beta Cells: Stem Cell Advances For Diabetes Treatment

Creating New Beta Cells: Stem Cell Advances For Diabetes Treatment | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists study the process of regenerating insulin producing beta cells from stem cells as treatment for diabetes
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From The Bronx To The Bench: The Family Photos Of Justice Sotomayor

From The Bronx To The Bench: The Family Photos Of Justice Sotomayor | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor shares her story — and a suitcase brimming with family photos — with NPR.
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Wilmington man one of 18 in US fighting Wolfram's syndrome, which will steal his vision, hearing & life

Wilmington man one of 18 in US fighting Wolfram's syndrome, which will steal his vision, hearing & life | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Adam Zwan, 25, is fighting Wolfram syndrome, a rare disease that steals the vision, hearing and before the age of 30 - the life - of those who have it.
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Please support cure-focused research for Wolfram Syndrome. Learn more about WS here: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/wolfram-syndrome

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U.S. Ranks Below 16 Other Rich Countries In Health Report : NPR

U.S. Ranks Below 16 Other Rich Countries In Health Report : NPR | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Americans are sicker and die sooner than their counterparts in comparable nations.
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