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2010-11-10 17:00:00

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For the more than 23 million people living with diabetes, blood glucose level testing is critical to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Singer/songwriter Nick Jonas has type 1 diabetes and personally checks his blood glucose levels up to 12 times a day with the CONTOUR USB® meter. He is working with Bayer Diabetes Care to remind people with diabetes to learn about the importance of blood glucose testing and what has an impact on...

2010-11-08 13:51:40

Telemedicine may be 1 answer to the problem, according to new study in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior The economic recession impacts many aspects of our lives including an increase incidence of food insecurity. This can have serious consequences for those suffering from chronic illnesses like diabetes. For diseases like diabetes, in which nutrition and menu planning play a key role in treatment, food insecurity can be devastating. A study in the November/December issue of the...

2010-11-03 00:00:35

Treatment approaches evolve, focus on better ways to improve patient outcomes Lansdale, PA (PRWEB) November 2, 2010 For the 24 million Americans living with diabetes and the 57 million more who are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes, treatment approaches continue to evolve as new research focuses on better ways to improve patient outcomes. During American Diabetes Month in November, Hayes, Inc. (http://www.hayesinc.com) urges clinicians and patients to learn as much as possible about new...

2010-10-27 15:48:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Health Protection (IHP), in partnership with Roche Diabetes Care, the makers of ACCU-CHEK® products and services, and Jefferson State Community College, will host a free community diabetes program at JSCC's Shelby-Hoover campus this Saturday, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register for the event, please call (917) 210-2466 or e-mail JianiY@IHPonline.net. The program will focus on education, prevention and...

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2010-10-27 14:15:00

A new study has found that regular consumption of soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages is associated with a clear and consistently greater risk of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes. According to the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) researchers, the study provides empirical evidence that intake of sugary beverages should be limited to reduce risk of these conditions. The study appears online October 27, 2010, in the journal Diabetes Care and will appear in the November print...

2010-10-22 09:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, and the Entertainment Industries Council (EIC) are launching a collaborative project to enhance dialogue among local diabetes experts, policy makers and the media to improve public awareness of the key issues associated with diabetes management. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20020404/NVOLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020404/NVOLOGO ) The locally-based effort will...

2010-10-08 06:30:00

TIJUANA, Mexico, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), through its Wireless Reach(TM) initiative, today announced the launch of the Dulce Wireless Tijuana project. The project will empower underserved communities to improve diabetes care and prevention through the use of 3G mobile technologies, with the end goal of effectively monitoring and treating the condition. The project combines mobile applications, web applications, mobile phones, netbooks,...

2010-10-04 09:45:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company and leader in diabetes care, today announced a $73 million expansion of its Clayton, NC manufacturing facility to accommodate increased production capacity for the Company's insulin delivery devices. The initial expansion will create 205 new jobs, including 85 in the Novo Nordisk Clayton facility, which currently produces a number of products, including the Levemir®...

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2010-09-29 21:11:02

Findings unchanged after adjustment for obesity and other diabetes risk factorsA national epidemiologic study finds a strong, consistent correlation between adult diabetes and particulate air pollution that persists after adjustment for other risk factors like obesity and ethnicity, report researchers from Children's Hospital Boston. The relationship was seen even at exposure levels below the current EPA safety limit.The report, published in the October issue of Diabetes Care, is among the...

2010-09-29 15:44:00

MT. HOLLY, N.C., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Prodigy Diabetes Care, LLC, a high-tech manufacturer of blood glucose management supplies, is a proud bronze-level sponsor of the "Manufacturing Makes It Real Tour." Prodigy® participated in the rally at the Mt. Holly location of National Gypsum, a local manufacturer of wallboard and finishing products. Around noon, a busload of business and political leaders throughout North Carolina, along with a large variety of "Made in NC"...


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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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