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News on Diabetes continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | 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

3 hrs ago | 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

5 hrs ago | 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

9 hrs ago | 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

9 hrs ago | 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

10 hrs ago | 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

12 hrs ago | Oxford Times

Pioneering diabetes testing system drives jobs growth

THE largest employer in Witney is set to increase its workforce by 10 per cent as it gears up for the launch of a new product that could improve the lives of millions of diabetes sufferers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

15 hrs ago | Business Journal

40 Under 40 - RaeAnn Wirths, American Diabetes Association

Ben was a gift from my mother on my 25th birthday, he was just 9 weeks old. I cried when I met him.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

17 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

People with diabetes sought for once-a-week medication test

There is about to be a big change in the way people with diabetes can control their blood sugar levels.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, New Orleans, LA, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Metairie, LA

Wed Jul 30, 2014

GlobalNews

Summer camp tailors to kids with diabetes

Most kids would love a week at the lake, but a camp at Manitou Beach near Watrous, is tailored to kids living with type 1 diabetes.

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

Examiner.com

Low-carb ketogenic diet speeds weight loss and starves cancer, say experts

The ketogenic diet has various health applications, including enhancing weight loss, reversing type 2 diabetes, curbing epilepsy-induced seizures, and preventing cancer, Dr. Dominic D'Agostino said on a July 29 podcast with fitness author Jimmy Moore.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Cancer, Health, Pharmacology

Newsday

'Tape measure test' call on diabetes

Public Health England said there was a "very high risk" of diabetes with waistlines over 40in in men or 35in in women.

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

Medical Daily

DDT Pesticide Lowers Body Heat, Causing Obesity, Diabetes, And High Cholesterol

Exposure to the pesticide DDT, which has been linked to a raft of diseases, has now been shown to lower body heat in the female offspring of mice later in their lives.

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Related Topix: Health, UC Davis, Davis, CA, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The Daily Democrat

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 UC Davis.

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Related Topix: Health, UC Davis, Metabolic Syndrome, Malaria, US Physical Therapy

Medical Daily

54 Grams Of Tree Nuts Per Day Can Drastically Improve Type 2 Diabetes ...

Adding nuts to our diet is already considered a good strategy for lowering the risk of heart disease by reducing low-density lipoprotein , also known as "bad" cholesterol levels.

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

Battle Diabetes

Researchers pinpoint brain mechanism linked to both type 1 and type 2 diabetes

A Yale study has identified a brain mechanism that's key to detecting glucose in the blood, which may explain more about both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

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

KXLY-TV Spokane

Coeur d'Alene boy raises thousands for Type 1 Diabetes foundation

An young boy from Coeur d'Alene has a disease some might think of as limiting, but 11-year-old Carson Magee is refusing to let Type 1 Diabetes hold him back.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Dominion Post

Whanau links helping hospital

CHANGE OF ATTITUDE: Linda Ratana, centre, has improved her diabetes symptoms thanks to a Hutt Hospital programme targeting people who miss appointments.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Social Software, Rheumatology

Floyd County Times

School staff train to help diabetic students

Medical professionals and school staff came together on Friday morning as delegated staff training sessions for diabetes treatment took place at the Big Sandy Community and Technical College's Prestonsburg student center.

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

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Low carb diet, prescribed for diabetes, curbs cravings to boost weight loss

More than two billion people globally are either overweight or obese, and 347 million people worldwide have diabetes , according to the World Health Organization.

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

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