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4 hrs ago | Newswise

Diabetes Initiative Introduces Interactive Tools for Managing Mealtime Insulin

Washington, DC- For many patients, managing diabetes successfully requires mealtime insulin dose adjustments to keep blood sugar levels in the normal range.

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

8 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

New Jenny Craig Program Effective Against Type 2 Diabetes, Study Shows

A new kind of Jenny Craig diet formulated specifically to help people manage their Type 2 diabetes has demonstrated its effectiveness in a new clinical trial -- so much so, that the commercial weight-loss company launched a new program based on the study's findings.

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

10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Low-carb Mediterranean diet beats low-fat diet for managing diabetes, says study

Low-carb, high-fat diets outperformed low-fat diets for managing and even reversing type 2 diabetes , Diabetes.co.uk reported Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Health

11 hrs ago | FoodNavigator

Judge throws out lawsuit alleging HFCS caused girl's type 2 diabetes

A product liability lawsuit alleging high fructose corn syrup is to blame for a teenage girl's type 2 diabetes has been dismissed by a federal judge in New York.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Usher's son diagnosed with T1 diabetes

Usher Raymond is known to R&B fans and fans of " The Voice " as simply Usher . One of his sons has been diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes , announced Usher recently on The Today Show.

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

14 hrs ago | CBC News

Blueberry health benefits being studied by UPEI

UPEI is recruiting volunteers for a nutrition research study who meet the following criteria: overweight, non-smokers, not diabetic, between the ages of 21-65.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Blueberry, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Health, Canada

18 hrs ago | Science Daily

Bariatric surgery health benefits: Is it bile acids at work?

Bariatric surgery has positive effects not only on weight loss but also on diabetes and heart disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Cincinnati

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Avoiding type 2 diabetes

REPORT AND A RESPONSE ON KSAT.COM. BEFORE PEOPLE DEVELOP TYPE 2 DIABETES, THEY GO THROUGH A PERIOD OF TIME WHERE THEIR BLOOD GLUCOSE NUMBERS ARE ABOVE NORMAL BUT NOT ENOUGH TO BE DIABETES.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Supplement, Vitamin D

WebMD

Low Blood Sugar May Affect Heartbeat in People With Diabetes

TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 -- Low blood sugar levels -- known as hypoglycemia -- in people with diabetes may cause potentially dangerous changes in heart rate , according to a small new study.

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

PhysOrg Weblog

Routine blood glucose measurements can accurately estimate hemoglobin A1c in diabetes

Hemoglobin A1c is the standard measurement for assessing glycemic control over time in people with diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Colorado Denver

US Food and Drug Administration

FDA Gives Latinas Tools to Fight Diabetes

Nearly 1 million Latinas aren't aware that they are at risk of developing diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Fasting, Optometry, Life, Food, Nutrition

Medical News Today

Early-warning signs of diabetes-related eye damage detected by new technique

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

WOI-TV West Des Moines

Navajo advocates make push for junk food tax

A New York jury has heard a broadcast interview in which an Egyptian cleric defended the Sept.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Agriculture, Science

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Usher's son battling diabetes

R&B star Usher has been paying closer attention to his son's diet after he was diagnosed with diabetes.

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Related Topix: Usher Raymond, Medicine, Health

Examiner.com

Managing Diabetes

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 25.8 million people suffered from diabetes in 2010 with 90-95% of all cases of type 2. The costs associated directly and indirectly, i.e. missed work, to this disease was 174 billion dollars in 2007.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Genetics

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Tour de Cure ride supports diabetes

There is no shortage of numbers on how diabetes affects people. According to ADA data from 2011, 25.8 million children and adults had diabetes in the United States.

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

The Scarlet

Obesity, diabetes on the table at 2014 Family Impact Seminar

"A Lot On Our Plate: Chronic Health Threats in Massachusetts" was the Institute's fifth Family Impact Seminar, which attracts legislators and officials from various state and private agencies.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Clark University, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Nutrition, Worcester, MA

Indiana's NewsCenter

New CDC Data Show Declines in Some Diabetes-Related Complications Among U.S. Adults

Rates of five major diabetes-related complications have declined substantially in the last 20 years among U.S. adults with diabetes, according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Motley Fool

Johnson & Johnson's New Diabetes Drug: A Blockbuster in the Making?

According to data from Express Scripts , the nation spent 14% more on diabetes drugs in 2013 than it did in 2012.

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Related Topix: Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Health, Advanced Transit Dynamics, VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies, Startups

Student Life

New College Diabetes Network chapter on campus aims to increase diabetes awareness

Washington University students are working to educate and raise awareness about diabetes within the student body, which they say often holds misconceptions about the disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine

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