Diabetes Newswire

Diabetes Newswire

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  1. Genetic engineering : June 03, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Daily Times

    ... of human insulin. This single use of genetic engineering has had a tremendous impact on the lives of Type 1 diabetes patients and they are living a better life now. "Every fruit and vegetable is being injected with unknown substances" is a statement ...

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  2. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Upgraded by Zacks to HoldRead the original story

    55 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Zacks' analyst wrote, "Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company operating as a developer of oral drug delivery systems. The Company is developing orally ingestible insulin capsules for the treatment of diabetes as well as delivery solutions for other drugs and vaccines.

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  3. Analysts' Downgrades for June, 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME). DME is a disease of the retina that affects individuals with diabetes and can lead to severe vision loss and blindness. " was downgraded by analysts at Zacks from a hold rating to a sell rating. ...

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  4. Alimera Sciences Rating Lowered to Hold at ZacksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME). DME is a disease of the retina that affects individuals with diabetes and can lead to severe vision loss and blindness. " Shares of Alimera Sciences ( NASDAQ:ALIM ) traded up 2.43% during mid-day ...

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  5. Early diabetes detection tied to fewer heart problemsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Earlier screening, diagnosis and treatment of type 2 diabetes may decrease the risk of cardiovascular problems, hint results from a computer model. The timing of the diagnosis and the start of treatment appeared more important than the actual intensity of treatment, the researchers reported online May 18 in Diabetes Care.

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  6. Oakville 10-year-old wants to turn type 1 diabetes into 'type none'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InsideHalton.com

    Emma Cloutier, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was 22 months old, is now an ambassador for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation spreading awareness of T1D. Here, she's holding Ruby the Bear, a gift from the JDRF that shows where finger pokes and needle injections can be performed on the body.

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  7. The crazy way cheese (yes, cheese) can help you lose weightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... oxidative stress, says Morten R. Clausen, PhD, study co-author. A 2009 animal study in the journal Diabetes also linked butyrate to a reduced risk of obesity. But before you go grab a slice of American, listen up: Not all cheese is created equal. ...

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  8. Fructose in the firing line: Study warns of weight gain and increased body fat compared to glucoseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Food Industry

    ... findings come after previous reports suggested that fructose consumption in particular is a 'key driver' of type 2 diabetes risk , and may be more harmful to a number of key health measures - including mortality and fertility - than consumption of ...

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  9. Wickes students support diabetic friends with walk to raise fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... for the walk. Warwick firefighters led the walk and blocked off the route for the school. According to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), nearly 3 million Americans have Type 1 Diabetes each year, and five of them attend John Wickes ...

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  10. A fiber-rich diet may fight disease: How to get your daily doseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IVillage

    Current research continues to document the health benefits of fiber, and a new study supports the health positives of a fiber-rich diet. A new European study found that over a 10-year period, people reporting a fiber intake of around 20-26 grams of fiber daily, when compared with those reporting a low fiber intake, had a lower rate of developing type 2 diabetes.

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  11. Can Bacteria Cause Type 2 Diabetes?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Battle Diabetes

    A person's unique microbiome - the population and type of bacteria in the body - can influence health outcomes, but a particular type of bacteria may be more closely linked to diabetes than others. In a new study, researchers found that exposure to Staphylococcus bacteria caused rabbits to develop symptoms of type 2 diabetes, like glucose intolerance and insulin resistance.

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  12. Hidden drug costs to hit patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    PATIENTS could be massively out of pocket from next month as thousands of medicines, including antibiotics, diabetes pills and anti-depressants prepare to rise in price under a secret deal. THE health minister has announced a crackdown on the use of a common medicine because of fears Australians are becoming immune to it.

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  13. Type 2 diabetes may be caused by bacteriaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Researchers at the University of Iowa have discovered that a primary cause for type 2 diabetes may be persistent exposure to a toxin produced by Staphylococcus aureus, or staph, bacteria. The potential discovery is in line with recent studies finding microbe interaction with the microbiome, the ecosystem of bacteria that colonize human bodies and are essential to the way they operate, can cause illnesses beyond just infections, such as cervical cancer and stomach ulcers.

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  14. Bacteria May Cause Type-2 DiabetesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | P&T Community

    Bacteria and viruses have an obvious role in causing infectious diseases, but microbes have also been identified as the surprising cause of other illnesses, including cervical cancer and stomach ulcers . A new study by microbiologists at the University of Iowa now suggests that bacteria may also be a cause of type-2 diabetes .

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  15. NeuroMetrix to Exhibit at American Diabetes Association 75th Scientific SessionsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The ADA Scientific Sessions will be held June 5-9 at The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Diabetes is one of the leading causes of chronic pain and nerve disease throughout the world.

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  16. Blood glucose determinations in large for gestational age infants.Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... Hospital, Marquette, Michigan, a rural referral hospital, for a retrospective chart review. Infants of mothers with diabetes were excluded. The impact of maternal factors, intrauterine factors, and birthweight on blood glucose levels was assessed ...

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  17. Increased second trimester maternal glucose levels are related to...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Increased second trimester maternal glucose levels are related to extremely large-for-gestational-age infants in women with type 1 diabetes. Large-for-gestational-age infants are a continuing problem in pregnancies of women with type 1 diabetes.

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  18. Your Body's Witching HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... surfing long into the night. That can raise the risk for a variety of health problems, including heart disease and diabetes. The body's master time keeper is a group of neurons in the hypothalamus, located behind the eyes, called the suprachiasmatic ...

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  19. 10 Surprising Benefits of Tequila You Never KnewRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lifehack.org

    ... it avoids the dangerous blood sugar spike as well as stimulates insulin production . Obviously, if you have diabetes, talk to your doctor before you start taking shots of tequila, as every individual is different and reactions can vary. The BBC ...

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  20. San Antonio's EO2 Concepts advancing new technology that could impact millions of diabeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A significant number of San Antonians are dealing with diabetes, so it's only fitting that an Alamo City company is advancing technology which could prove critical in helping treat diabetic wounds. EO2 Concepts has completed a new study, and preliminary results indicate that the company's TransCu O2 device provides more effective and less expensive treatment for millions of diabetics suffering from chronic wounds.

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