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New Adverse Event Report Requirements For Dietary Supplements - Consumer Law - United States

22 Nov 2012 - United States - Consumer Law - New Adverse Event Report Requirements For Dietary Supplements - Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, P.A.
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Topical simvastatin shown to accelerate wound healing in diabetes

Delayed wound healing is a major complication of diabetes because the physiological changes in tissues and cells impair the wound healing process.......A new study has found that topically applied simvastatin accelerates wound healing in diabetic MICE...,

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Santa Claus Can Pen A Personal Note To Your Child This Christmas - The Sacramento Bee

Santa Claus Can Pen A Personal Note To Your Child This Christmas - The Sacramento Bee | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Jolly holiday fundraiser benefits Diabetes Research Institute Foundation...

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Nov. 28, 2012 -- Jolly holiday fundraiser benefits Diabetes Research Institute Foundation

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yes, Virginia (and Emma, and Maria, and Max, and Willie…), there is a Santa Claus. To prove it, 'Ole Saint Nick will send a personalized letter – complete with a North Pole stamp – to any child, in any part of the world for a minimum $15.00 donation to the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation. This jolly holiday fundraiser at www.SantaClausDRI2012.org is certain to light up faces brighter than the star on the tree.

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/11/28/5015838/santa-claus-can-pen-a-personal.html#storylink=cpy

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Saliva Test Capable of Diagnosing Oral Cancer and Diabetes

Saliva Test Capable of Diagnosing Oral Cancer and Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A new molecular test has the ability to detect oral cancer and diabetes.
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Gastric bypass surgery can help diabetes but doesn’t cure it

Gastric bypass surgery can help diabetes but doesn’t cure it | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

For some people, diabetes may go away after gastric bypass surgery even before they lose much weight......For most people in the study, diabetes either never remitted after gastric surgery or relapsed within five years.

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Diabetic Medicine - Volume 29, Issue 12 - December 2012 - Wiley Online Library

Diabetic Medicine - Volume 29, Issue 12 - December 2012 - Wiley Online Library | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

Diabetic Medicine
© 2012 Diabetes UK

December 2012

Volume 29, Issue 12
Pages 1477–1604, e430–e467

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Pediatric Diabetes - Volume 13, Issue 8 - December 2012 - Wiley Online Library

Pediatric Diabetes - Volume 13, Issue 8 - December 2012 - Wiley Online Library | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

December 2012

Volume 13, Issue 8
Pages 587–660

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LWD (Life with Diabetes) Video Friday: Fighting the Blame : DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog

LWD (Life with Diabetes) Video Friday: Fighting the Blame : DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

Emotions / Motivation | Life with Diabetes | Young People with Diabetes
LWD (Life with Diabetes) Video Friday: Fighting the Blame

By AmyT on November 23, 2012
Welcome again to our Friday video shorts, where we’re bringing you a weekly “life with diabetes” snippet from filmmaker Jenny MacKenzie, who created the documentary film Sugar Babies.

In this week’s clip, we get a peek inside the world of a teenager with diabetes who says she weighed 311 pounds. But by piecing together and personalizing a management plan, she was able to lose a whopping 140 pounds (!) and get her health on track......

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Stem cells develop best in 3-D

Stem cells develop best in 3-D | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists from The Danish Stem Cell Center (DanStem) at the University of Copenhagen are contributing important knowledge about how stem cells develop best into insulin-producing cells.
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DIABECELL® Phase IIb Trial against Type 1 Diabetes Begins in Argentina | TopNews New Zealand

DIABECELL® Phase IIb Trial against Type 1 Diabetes Begins in Argentina | TopNews New Zealand | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

...Under the trial in Argentina, some 20 patients will be given two implants at a difference of 12 weeks. Both the implants are of 10,000 IEQ/kg (islet equivalents per kilogram of body weight)....

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CDC: EDiabetes up 100% in 18 states over 15 years

CDC: EDiabetes up 100% in 18 states over 15 years | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Diabetes prevalence rates jumped dramatically across the nation between 1995 and 2010, researchers at the U.S.
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‘Navajo Monster’: Artist Shares Diabetes-Focused Multimedia Installation Made From Granulated Sugar

‘Navajo Monster’: Artist Shares Diabetes-Focused Multimedia Installation Made From Granulated Sugar | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Chantelle Trista Yazzie sends a powerful message and call to action in her multimedia installation...
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The use and efficacy of continuous glucose monitoring in type 1 diabetes treated with insulin pump therapy: a randomised controlled trial

The use and efficacy of continuous glucose monitoring in type 1 diabetes treated with insulin pump therapy: a randomised controlled trial | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

 

Continuous glucose monitoring was associated with decreased HbA1c levels and time spent in hypoglycaemia in individuals with type 1 diabetes using CSII. More frequent self-adjustments of insulin therapy may have contributed to these effects.

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Tweets of Diabetes Experience

Tweets of Diabetes Experience | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
While it's easy to see diabetes as a burden and at times feel angry, ashamed or frustrated, if we look at it through the spirit of thanks-giving, it's also possible to see something gained.
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Rev Run joins national campaign to fight diabetes

Rev Run joins national campaign to fight diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
According to Allhiphop.com, hip-hop icon Rev Run will encourage his fans to live a healthier lifestyle in a new upcoming national campaign focused on educating consumers about diabetes.
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PharmaLive: Nuvilex Continues Advancements in Diabetes Research

SILVER SPRING, Md. and SALZBURG, Austria, Nov. 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB:NVLX), an international biotechnology provider of cell and gene therapy solutions, announced today that its partner gave a presentation at the 40th Annual Conference of the Austrian Diabetes Society (ÖDG) based on the successful animal model studies for treating diabetes using the Company's proprietary cell encapsulation technology....

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Engineered ICCs can improve pancreatic islet transplantation and cure diabetes mellitus

A study published in the current issue of Cell Transplantation, now freely available on-line, reports that a team of researchers in South Korea have successfully engineered islet cell clusters (ICCs) that will improve pancreatic islet...
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The Sheet For Type 1 Diabetes

The Sheet For Type 1 Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

At the Islet Sheet Project we have entered a new era — the era of large-animal efficacy results. This is the most important and perilous step on the path from thin-sheet concept to clinical product. Experiments are expensive, and a few failures could mean the end of the project.

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Train N.J.'s police to spot diabetes: Opinion

Train N.J.'s police  to spot diabetes: Opinion | diabetes and more | Scoop.it

Despite troubling, easily avoidable incidents between police and people suffering from hypoglycemia, there is room for optimism.

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Innu Tribe Battles Spiking #Diabetes Rates

Innu Tribe Battles Spiking #Diabetes Rates | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Three years ago, an Innu man walked more than 300 kilometers to raise awareness about the alarming rise of type 2 diabetes among the aboriginal hunter-gatherers in Northeastern Canada.
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Juvenile diabetes research gets shot in the arm | ISRAEL21c

Juvenile diabetes research gets shot in the arm | ISRAEL21c | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
‘Nothing would make us happier than finding the cure, and finding it in Israel,’ says co-chair of a US-Israeli joint research grant initiative.
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In Pursuit of Glucose Responsive Insulin

JDRF researcher, Sanjoy Dutta, Ph.D., explains the idea of glucose-responsive insulin and the Grand Challenge to design and ultimately develop this novel the...
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Columbia awards 2012 Naomi Berrie Award to Drs. Christophe Benoist & Diane Mathis

PHYSorg Science News Wire : Columbia awards 2012 Naomi Berrie Award to Drs. Christophe Benoist & Diane Mathis -- a press release is provided to you ìas isî with little or no review from Phys.org staff.
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How Emily Minor defeated sugar demons

How Emily Minor defeated sugar demons | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
This column was first published five years ago. Columnist Emily J. Minor has updated the statistics and ages for 2012.
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