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2011-12-02 09:19:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK products and services, is pleased to announce that Diabetes Living Today® Founder, President and CEO Kitty Castellini is the winner of Roche's inaugural Diabetes Heroes' Torchbearer Challenge. Roche launched the online Diabetes Heroes program earlier this year to highlight and recognize historic and present-day individuals who have made important contributions to help others...

2011-11-29 05:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SweetSpot Diabetes Care, Inc. announced today it has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for the SweetSpot Diabetes Data Management Service which helps health care providers and patients see, understand and use blood glucose meter data to diagnose and manage diabetes. "We spoke to many patients and health care providers to develop this service," said Christopher Logan, Chief Executive Officer...

2011-11-21 10:06:00

BERKELEY, Calif., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Diabetes Hands Foundation announced today the donation of $75,000 to six diabetes charities that help people with diabetes in need in the United States and Latin America. The money was raised through a grassroots online diabetes awareness campaign called Big Blue Test, supported by Roche Diabetes Care. The Big Blue Test takes place every November leading up to World Diabetes Day on Nov. 14. The campaign reinforces the...

2011-11-16 06:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Company clearance to market the t:slim(TM) Insulin Delivery System (t:slim). This new full-featured pump is the first-ever with a color touch screen, and is the smallest insulin pump system currently available. The t:slim is one of the first insulin pumps to be cleared under the FDA's new Infusion Pump Improvement Initiative. "With the...

2011-11-15 09:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J. and INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, and Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Inc. announced today that the two organizations have entered into a multi-year extension of their partnership. Novo Nordisk will remain the primary sponsor of the No. 83 Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing entry, driven by Charlie Kimball in the IZOD IndyCar Series. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2011-11-03 13:40:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Citing an increased need by customers for support and education regarding the growing diabetes threat, Meijer has launched a chain-wide effort to increase its pharmacy expertise in the diabetes space by training more than 200 pharmacists as diabetes specialists, announced Effie Steele, clinical services manager for the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based supercenter, today. "A community pharmacist is an important first line of defense for diabetes...

2011-11-02 12:19:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The current model for care of people with diabetes is no longer viable, and continuing today's approach could bring devastating consequences not only the United States healthcare system, but also emerging systems in developing countries, as diabetes is now the most significant public health problem worldwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100609/MEDCOLOGO) On the crux of Diabetes Awareness Month, three of the world's most...

2011-11-02 10:40:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, announced today that it has donated $50,000 to the Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF), a non-profit organization that raises diabetes awareness and connects people touched by the condition. The donation recognizes the success of the Drive the Switch program, which has motivated more than 10,000 people to pledge to talk to loved ones and their doctor about options for insulin delivery, like the...

2011-11-02 05:00:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today reported quarterly revenues of $2.051 billion for the fourth fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2011, representing an increase of 9.5 percent from the prior-year period, or 4.0 percent on a foreign currency-neutral basis. For the full fiscal year ended September 30, 2011, BD reported revenues of $7.829 billion, representing an increase of...

2011-10-19 17:10:00

SAN DIEGO and INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (Nasdaq: AMLN) and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new use for BYETTA® (exenatide) injection. BYETTA is now approved as an add-on therapy to insulin glargine, with or without metformin and/or a thiazolidinedione (TZD), in conjunction with diet and exercise for adults with type 2 diabetes who are not...


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Diabetes Care
2012-05-12 21:41:27

Diabetes Care is a peer-reviewed medical journal established in 1978 and published monthly by the American Diabetes Association. It covers research in the following five categories: clinical care/education/nutrition/psychosocial research; epidemiology/health services research; emerging treatments and technologies; pathophysiology/complications; and cardiovascular and metabolic risk. The journal also publishes clinically relevant review articles, letters to the editor, and commentaries....

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