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57 min ago | Science Daily

Diabetes calculator helps identify patients at risk of disease

A new online tool will help doctors predict which patients are most likely to develop diabetes.

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5 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

Type 1 Diabetes Treatment Funded by California Stem Cell Agency Cleared To Begin Clinical Trial

ViaCyte Inc., a regenerative medicine company headquartered in San Diego, has been given approval to begin a clinical trial for a promising treatment for type 1 diabetes, a program that is funded by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine , California's stem cell agency.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

6 hrs ago | Reuters

AstraZeneca and Mitsubishi Tanabe link on diabetes research

AstraZeneca and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma said on Wednesday they said signed a three-year research collaboration into diabetic nephropathy, or kidney failure due to diabetes.

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10 hrs ago | Medical News

Using a nanotech microchip to diagnose type 1 diabetes: an interview...

The most common form of diabetes is sometimes referred to as metabolic diabetes, which is the diabetes most people are very familiar with, type 2 diabetes .

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Related Topix: Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

12 hrs ago | Medical News

Scientists suggest that type-1 and type-2 diabetes are result of same mechanism

Work by scientists at the Universities of Manchester and Auckland suggest that both major forms of diabetes are the result of the same mechanism.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

14 hrs ago | Newham Recorder

Children with diabetes enjoy Olympic Park fun day

Hosted by the North Thames East Paediactric Diabetes Network, it saw children enjoy a range of healthy activities in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

14 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Blood glucose levels measured in hospitalized patients can predict risk of type 2 diabetes

Blood glucose levels measured in hospitalized adults during acute illness can be used to predict risk of developing type 2 diabetes over the following 3 years, according to a study published by David McAllister and colleagues from the University of Edinburgh, UK in PLOS Medicine .

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

ReporterHerald.com

Editorial: A diabetes wake-up call for Americans

Researchers figured that over the 25 years of the study, they would see an increase in the percentage of Americans expected to develop the disease, but results were shocking.

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Related Topix: Health, Colorado, Opinion

NewsTarget.com

Diabetes - Nine herbal remedies that can help

Diabetes is a health condition which must be taken seriously. While it is useful for diabetics to be under the supervision of a healthcare practitioner, there are some things which you can do to help keep the condition in check.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Circulation, Supplement, Garlic, Bitter Melon, Life, Fruits, Food, Milk Thistle

Examiner.com

Can you decrease your chance of Alzheimer's by decreasing your sugar intake?

Could Alzheimer's be a form of diabetes? A question many medical professions are asking themselves.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Alternative Energy, Energy, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Battle Diabetes

Can glaucoma medication treat diabetes?

The drug has been shown to have antidiabetic properties in mice, reports Diabetes UK, helping to increase insulin sensitivity and lower glucose.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

ABC News

Griffith diabetes group to meet with MLHD over future support options

The head of the Australian Diabetes Council's Griffith branch says it makes economic sense to reinstate outreach clinics in the city.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

'Living Well with Diabetes' classes offered

Do you or someone you know, live with diabetes or pre-diabetes? Does their diabetes affect their daily life? Workshops to achieve a healthier way of living for people living with diabetes begin on September 9. Workshops will be offered in Deschutes, Crook and Jefferson counties.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oregon, Nursing

Seeking Alpha

Lilly gets tentative approval for diabetes drug

The FDA grants tentative approval for Eli Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim's Basaglar as a treatment to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes and in combination with prandial insulin in adult and pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Biotech, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Lantus, Insulin Glargine (generic)

Examiner.com

Statin drugs may help fight Ebola

Statin medications used to treat people with heart disease and diabetes may help fight Ebola , according to physicians writing an editorial in a recent edition of the New York Times .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Virginia, Infectious Diseases, Cholesterol, Lipitor, Atorvastatin (generic)

Detroit Free Press

Old drug may be used in new way to prevent diabetes' complications

There may be hope for millions of Americans with diabetes if all goes as planned with a longtime drug -- one with a history of curbing flare-ups of gout -- that is being tested as a way to prevent some of the worst complications of the disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Gout, Allopurinol (generic), Zyloprim, Lopurin, Kidney Cancer

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Medical News

Study on patients with type 2 diabetes examines fracture risk with antihypertensive treatment

It's time to question the common belief that patients receiving intensive blood pressure treatment are prone to falling and breaking bones.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Hypertension

13WHAM

Keeping tabs on Type 1 diabetes

"You feel your world kind of fall away because you realize everything changes when you have a disease, a chronic disease that requires a multitude of tasks.

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The Wichita Eagle

Type 2 diabetes on the rise in youth

Type 2 diabetes is on the rise among children in the U.S. The disease - formerly called adult-onset diabetes - now affects four times as many youth as it did 20 years ago.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Life, Food, Dieting, Entertainment

KASA-TV Albuquerque

Vision Month, Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes remains the 7th leading cause of death in the United States, and the number one cause of blindness in adults.

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