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New Academy for Certified Diabetes Educators Butts Up Against AADE

Ever wonder how the D-educators get educated themselves? We often do. Now we’ve learned that there’s a new non-profit organization on the block aimed specifically at serving those diabetes educators who have already have the “certified” tag behind their names.…The post New Academy for Certified Diab
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Johnson & Johnson Will Share Clinical Trial Data

Johnson & Johnson Will Share Clinical Trial Data | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
In a major victory for advocates of open access to data from clinical trials, Johnson & Johnson today announced that it will make all of its clinical trial data available to outside researchers. The company said that the Yale University Open Data Access (YODA) Project will serve as an independent [...]
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children with DIABETES - What's New for 29 January 2014

Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
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Future directions for landmark diabetes study in journal Diabetes Care | Science Codex

CLEVELAND – The two most highly cited diabetes research trials – Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) and its follow-up study Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (EDIC) – are marking their 30th anniversary.
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GMO Cheerios vs. GMO Insulin

GMO Cheerios vs. GMO Insulin | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The recent decision of General Mills to produce GMO-free Cheerios is interesting from marketing, political, and biological angles. However, what I am interested in most is if GMO Inside and other a...
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Oramed to Announce Results of its Phase 2a Clinical Trial for Oral Insulin on January 30th at the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange

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Type 2 #Diabetes can now be predicted earlier with A1C test

Type 2 #Diabetes can now be predicted earlier with A1C test | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
TEL AVIV (Press Release) — An estimated 25.8 million Americans have diabetes. Another 79 million are thought to have “prediabetes,” meaning they are at risk of developing type-2 diabetes. Now Dr.
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What is PCOS and why does it appear to make getting pregnant harder for 5 million women?

Scientists look anew at polycystic ovary syndrome, a common problem for women trying to get pregnant.
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Evoke Pharma's nasal spray outdoes oral generic for #diabetes-related stomach disease gastroparesis

Evoke Pharma's nasal spray outdoes oral generic for #diabetes-related stomach disease gastroparesis | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Evoke Pharma showed in a recent study that its nasal spray for the delivery of a generic gastrointestinal drug performed better than the traditional oral form.
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FDA Proposes Separate Guidelines for Home vs. Clinical Glucose Meters - Diabetes Health

Diabetes Health - Products: Point of Care Glucose Meters. The Food and Drug Administration is proposing separate guidelines for over-the-counter blood glucose meters compared to those used at the doctor\'s office or in other healthcare settings.
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Albiglutide (Eperzan) Gets EU Nod for Type 2 Diabetes

Albiglutide (Eperzan) Gets EU Nod for Type 2 Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Another injectable GLP-1 agonist is approaching the market for type 2 diabetes, as GlaxoSmithKline gets the European green light for albiglutide. If subsequently approved, the European Union will be its first market.
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Insulin-producing beta cells from stem cells: Scientists decipher early molecular mechanisms of differentiation

Insulin-producing beta cells from stem cells: Scientists decipher early molecular mechanisms of differentiation | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway and microRNA 335 are instrumental in helping form differentiated progenitor cells from stem cells.
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Illness fires entrepreneur’s interest in synthetic biology #diabetes

Bill Liao’s daughter’s diagnosis with type 1 diabetes has fired his latest passion — reprogramming biological cells.
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Databetes: A Data Driven Approach to Diabetes Management

Databetes: A Data Driven Approach to Diabetes Management | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Databetes combines established technological capabilities, data analysis, visualisation techniques and diabetes management knowledge. Doug Kanter and his team at Databetes hope to see insanely good A1C levels cropping up in all corners of the diabetes community
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Imaging autoimmune diabetes

Researchers at Lund University have managed to develop a technique whereby they can study the inflammatory process that takes place in the pancreas during the natural development of type 1 diabetes, allowing for real time and repeated non-invasive imaging of individual islets of Langerhans. The technique ...
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The Khmer Rouge may be partly to blame for diabetes in Cambodia

The Khmer Rouge may be partly to blame for diabetes in Cambodia | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Adult-onset diabetes is increasingly common in Cambodia, yet many Cambodian diabetics don't exhibit the usual risk factors. Could the country be experiencing a delayed effect of famine in the 1970s?
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Local scientists develop method to make human liver, pancreas cells

Local scientists develop method to make human liver, pancreas cells | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
SINGAPORE — Scientists in Singapore have successfully developed a method to generate stem cells into a cell type that gives rise to organs, including the liver and pancreas, the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) at A*STAR said today (Jan 28).
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Asante and Tidepool Form the First Partnership to Bring Insulin Pump Data to an Open Source Platform

Asante and Tidepool Form the First Partnership to Bring Insulin Pump Data to an Open Source Platform | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Asante Solutions Inc., manufacturer of the Asante Snap
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Novo Nordisk launches #diabetes collaboration focused on integrated care with London partners

Novo Nordisk launches diabetes collaboration focused on integrated care with London partners
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Researchers Motivate Diabetics To Adopt Healthy Lifestyle - Health News - redOrbit

By means of so-called health coaching, researchers at the University of Copenhagen have helped a large group of diabetics to markedly improve their oral health.
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Shocking Secrets Of FDA Clinical Trials Revealed

Shocking Secrets Of FDA Clinical Trials Revealed | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
How much does it cost to develop a new drug? According to Joseph Dimasi of the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development, on average, the capitalized cost comes out to about $1.3 billion (adjusted to 2009 dollars).
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Testing Your Glucose Levels Using… Saliva?

Last week, we heard about Google's attempt to measure glucose levels through contact lenses. Now imagine being able to check your glucose levels just by sticking a thermometer under your tongue for a few seconds.
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Animas® Vibe(TM) Insulin Pump with Latest Dexcom CGM Technology Now Available... -- BURNABY, British Columbia, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Animas® Vibe(TM) Insulin Pump with Latest Dexcom CGM Technology Now Available... -- BURNABY, British Columbia, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
BURNABY, British Columbia, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Animas® Vibe(TM) Insulin Pump with Latest Dexcom CGM Technology Now Available in Canada[1].
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New Medical Protocol Sets Bus Industry Standard For Drivers With #Diabetes - Coach USA

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coach USA, one of the largest transportation companies in North America, announced today that it has agreed to a new medical protocol for drivers with diabetes, which will ensure public safety and protect disability rights.
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