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  1. DOC trialing lures for Auckland Island pigsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Southland Times

    Department of Conservation scientists have been trailing lures that could be used in the eradication of pigs on Auckland Island. The rare breed of pig, which has been in isolation on the island for 200 years, is the only known breed of pig in the world that can be used in a ground-breaking trial to treat diabetes.

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  2. PHOTO: Cacao nibs with almonds are a good substitute for a granola bar.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | ABC News

    intro: Diabetes has become an epidemic, affecting 29 million Americans. But here's the good news if you're concerned about your blood glucose: "One of the best ways to stay healthy is to make better food choices," says Mitchell L. Gaynor, MD, author ...

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  3. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 21Read the original story

    51 min ago | Freshnews

    Tuesday, April 21st. One of world's most important medicines -- insulin --became available for general use this month in 1923, saving the lives of millions of people suffering from diabetes.

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  4. On Native GroundTHE People's Budget is Better for AllRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... to "cure" a trillion dollars' worth of medical industries. Remember the Montreal Children's hospital that cured diabetes by overwhelming receptor cells in the Islets of Langerhans with capsicum, the active ingredient of pepper spray, preventing them ...

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  5. Health Minister promotes, receives flu jabRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... was placing a special emphasis on immunising young people with long-term health conditions such as severe asthma or diabetes. Mr Dellow, 21, said he had type 1 diabetes, which meant the risks were far greater if he caught influenza. "I've had it ...

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  6. Dexcom's Apple Watch-Integrated CGM is Convenient but LimitedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

    ... The Apple Watch app will allow users to discreetly and conveniently look at their glucose values, and people with diabetes can share data with up to five other people. Followers will get a notification when something is wrong. But integrating the ...

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  7. Organizers Hope to Top Last Year's AutoNation Saltwater RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KIII

    This weekend is the fifth annual AutoNation Saltwater Roundup fishing tournament, and this year they are expecting to raise more money with more participants. All the proceeds go to the American Diabetes Association, and they are hoping to raise $40,000 this year to top the $30,000 raised last year.

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  8. Woman with diabetes reunited with her missing service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A woman who reached out on social media to get help finding her service dog after it was attacked by another dog and ran off over the weekend is being reunited with the pooch, named Sage. Ayla Pittman asked Facebook users to be on alert for after the dog bolted from its collar Sunday while they were visiting Auburn.

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  9. UP Health System hosts diabetes education programRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    In an effort to reduce that number, Michigan Tech and UP Health System Portage held a program about the disease. There are two types of diabetes.

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  10. Green algae combo may counter obesity-linked metabolic changes: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NutraIngredients

    ... to the recommended dietary allowance of total protein of 0.8 g/kg body weight/day in the management of type 2 diabetes," they added. "High protein diets are controversial as weight loss protocols but a meta-analysis showed beneficial effects on ...

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  11. JDRF Walk Provides Chance To Give To ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    There is no cure for type 1 diabetes, that's why the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation works tirelessly to raise money for the cause. Thousands will gather together again this weekend for the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes in Sioux Falls.

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  12. Local doc among first in U.S. to use diabetic vision drugRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    29 million Americans have diabetes. For many, one of the most devastating complications is vision loss. Right now the only treatment involves 36 monthly injections directly to the eye. But one Fort Myers doctor is among the first in the country to ...

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  13. GPs to cut back on expensive tests in bid to save fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... Another suggestion is a crackdown on the use of blood sugar monitoring for patients with well-controlled type 2 diabetes. The Federal Government currently spends $140 million a year subsidising test strips for diabetes blood glucose monitoring ...

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  14. Fasting at night lowers riskof breast cancer and diabetesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    A night time snack might seem like a harmless treat, but a new study suggests it could raise the risk of breast cancer and diabetes. Researchers have discovered that fasting at night is crucial for good health and people who snack in the early hours are putting themselves at risk of disease.

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  15. Father calls for inquiry into sudden death of diabetic vet Ella Ormes LichaczRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    The father of well-known Canberra region vet Dr Ella Ormes Lichacz is calling for an inquiry into whether the diabetes medication she was taking may have contributed to her sudden death in March. Dr Ormes Lichacz's death has sent shockwaves through the rural communities she served in and around the ACT from her base at Hall, with many friends and family left reeling by the unexpected death of the otherwise healthy 28-year-old.

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  16. Treating Sleep Apnea May Help Those With Heart Rhythm DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WebMD

    ... levels in diabetics," Chinitz added. Sleep apnea and several other conditions, including hypertension , obesity and diabetes , contribute to the onset and progression of atrial fibrillation, journal editor-in-chief Dr. David Wilber said in the news ... 1 comment

  17. Spend your day sitting down at work? You could be storing up a world of painRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... British Heart Foundation . Experts say that puts them in danger from "a time bomb" of deadly diseases, including diabetes, heart disease and colon cancer. Plumbers, electricians and couriers who spend hours every day driving between jobs are also at ...

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  18. Oral milk thistle extract stops colorectal cancer stem cells from growing tumorsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... uncovered by researchers, giving hope that understanding it will help tackle the debilitating effects of type 1 diabetes, Poor quality medicines are an urgent threat that could undermine decades of successful efforts to combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and ...

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  19. High levels of amino acids may predict type 2 diabetesRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2011 | American Medical Association

    By measuring levels of certain molecules in blood, physicians soon may be able to predict a patient's likelihood of developing type 2 diabetes more than a decade before the first symptoms appear. Researchers have identified five amino acids linked to an increased chance of developing the disease, according to a study published online March 20 in Nature Medicine .

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  20. DexCom Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... development and commercialization of continuous glucose monitoring systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes and for use by healthcare providers in the hospital for the treatment of both diabetic and non-diabetic patients. Receive News & ...

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