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32 min ago | Medical News

Diabetes linked to increased head and neck cancer risk

People with diabetes mellitus have a significantly increased risk of developing head and neck cancer compared with those without the condition, show results of a large study conducted in Taiwan.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, World News, Taiwan

32 min ago | Food Industry

DDT linked to slow metabolism, obesity and diabetes: Mouse data

"Given that circulating DDT and DDE levels in our mice fell within the range of DDT and DDE found in serum of contemporary people living in northern Europe and in malaria-infested regions, and of the pregnant mothers of US adults who are currently in their mid-fifties this is an important observation."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Malaria, Metabolic Syndrome

1 hr ago | Mental Help Net

FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on Friday that it approved a new drug, Jardiance, to help fight type 2 diabetes.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health

1 hr ago | Medical Daily

FDA Approves Jardiance, Type 2 Diabetes Drug, For Blood Glucose Management

After seven clinical trials, a new type 2 diabetes drug is available for stand-alone use or as a supplement to existing regimens.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Food and Drug Administration, Genetics, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Honey Boo Boo's Mama June flaunts 120-pound ketogenic weight loss in swimsuit

Mama June Shannon, star of the TLC reality TV show, "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo," credited a low-carb ketogenic-style diet for her stunning 120-pound weight loss, the Inquisitr reported.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, Entertainment, Television, Panama City, FL, Low Carb Diet, Atkins Nutrional Method, Health, Medicine

5 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

FDA approves Lilly, Boehringer diabetes drug

Federal regulators have approved a new treatment from U.S. drugmaker Eli Lilly and Co.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Biotech, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Business News

6 hrs ago | Evening News

Norwich dog owner's surprise after pet warns of her of an imminent diabetic hypo attack

Becki Bailey with Lulu, her seven-year-old dog who can detect when Becki is having a diabetic hypo, when her insulin levels are low.

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

10 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

Quinn on Nutrition: Surprising perks of coffee consumption

When I emailed a family member that I was at the annual convention of the Hawaii Coffee Association, he replied, "A dietitian and nutritionist at a coffee convention? Just curious."

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine, Supplement, Coffee, Health

12 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

Drake Bennett: Leading the Type 1 diabetes awareness effort

Drake Bennett, 15, is leading his friends, school and community in the effort to bring awareness to Type 1 diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

12 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

Mac Morgan: Journey from Type 1 diabetes diagnosis

LEXY SCHEEN TAKES A LOOK AT HIS JOURNEY FROM DIAGNOSIS TO NOW. WE MET MAC MORGAN WHEN HE WAS NINE YEARS OLD..

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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WLKY-TV Louisville

Caroline Smith: Middle-schooler's Type 1 diabetes balancing act

Diabetes is a difficult disease to manage at any age, but it's a balancing act to fit in eight finger pricks a day while balancing middle school, homework, swim practice and friends.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Medical News

Tree nuts have positive impact on glycemic control in diabetes and on metabolic syndrome criteria

Two new meta-analyses involving tree nuts were recently published in the online publications, British Medical Journal Open and PLOS ONE .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Metabolic Syndrome, Fasting, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

International Business Times

Brown Fat Reduces Obesity, Diabetes Risk: Study

People with increased brown fat or brown adipose tissue, are at a reduced risk of becoming obese and acquiring diabetes, according to a new study published in the journal Diabetes.

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Related Topix: Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Circulation, University of Texas Medical Branch

Examiner.com

Is carnitine crucial for restoring body, brain, and moving nutrients into cells?

Acetyl-L- carnitine produces acetyl-choline, an important neurotransmitter of memory and mood in the brain.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Acetyl-L Carnitine, Medicine, Nutrition, Carnitine, Heart Failure, Health, Chemistry, Science

Bioscience Technology

New Way to Generate Insulin-producing Cells in Diabetes

A new study by researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute has found that a peptide called caerulein can convert existing cells in the pancreas into those cells destroyed in type 1 diabetes-insulin-producing beta cells.

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

Bioscience Technology

Pesticide DDT Linked to Slow Metabolism, Obesity, and Diabetes

Exposure of pregnant mice to the pesticide DDT is linked to an increased risk of obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol and related conditions in female offspring later in life, according to a study led by the University of California, Davis.

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Related Topix: Health, UC Davis, Davis, CA, Metabolic Syndrome, Malaria

Medical Daily

Health Benefits Of Onions: 5 Surprising Ways Onions Can Cleanse Your Body To Eliminate Disease

Eating an onion a day can keep the doctor away by cleansing and detoxifying the body to prevent and treat ailments - from diabetes to heart disease - boosting your health.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Heart Disease, Health, Halitosis, Life, Food, Vegetables, Fulton County, GA, Johns Creek, GA, Supplement, Quercetin

SavannahNow

Kayak for a Kure to help cure diabetes

L arry Branson realized it about seven years ago while at a banquet: Something was missing when it came to American Diabetes Association area fundraising in this water-rich community of ocean and rivers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Skidaway Island, GA, Chatham County, GA

Bloomberg

Sanofi Raises Profit Forecast on Diabetes, Orphan Drugs

Sanofi raised its profit forecast for the year after reporting higher second-quarter earnings as it benefits from increased prices in the U.S. for its top-selling product, the diabetes medicine Lantus.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lantus, Insulin Glargine (generic), Financial Markets

Health.com

Big Jump in Doctor's Office Visits for Young Adults With Diabetes

A new report finds that by 2010, one in every 10 visits Americans made to their doctor's office involved diabetes, with the greatest rise among those aged 25 to 44. Data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found the number of office visits for patients with diabetes in this age group jumped by 34 percent between 2005 and 2010.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Endocrinology

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