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2014-08-14 16:20:56

FORT KNOX, Ky., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the American Diabetes Association, if current trends continue, one out of every three Americans could be diabetic by the year 2050. However, one Army doctor has made it his mission to halt the epidemic in its tracks. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140814/136290 Dr. Robert Vigersky is the head of the Diabetes Institute at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, in Bethesda, Md. With a blend of civilian...

2012-06-21 23:03:08

New Melbourne training studio set up for personal training and small group personal training sessions. Melbourne, Victoria (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 According to Monash University Obesity and Diabetes Institute, Australia is ranked as one of the fattest nations in the developed world, but thanks to a local fitness center, South Melbourne residents will now be able to become fit, strong, and healthy inside a new state of the art personal training studio. “We are now up and running and...

2011-07-20 00:00:31

Elsevier has teamed up with Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute to host around 40 expert speakers at the 2011 Asia Pacific Conference on the Metabolic Syndrome (APCMS). Held over two days in November, the APCMS is an unmissable event for practitioners and educators with an interest in cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity. Sydney, New South Wales (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 Elsevier has teamed up with Australia's premier health and medical research body, Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes...

2011-07-20 00:00:31

Sydney will host the second-ever Asia Pacific Conference on the Metabolic Syndrome (APCMS) in November. This large-scale event will attract healthcare professionals from across the Asia Pacific region, and has been organised by Elsevier, under the auspices of Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute. Sydney, New South Wales (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 Elsevier and Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute invite delegates to register for the second Asia Pacific Conference on the Metabolic Syndrome...

2008-07-29 12:00:50

MINNEAPOLIS, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lions Clubs of Multiple District 5M (MD5M) recently declared its commitment to support Spring Point Project, a Minnesota non-profit organization created to expedite the affordable and widespread availability of pig donors of islet tissue for diabetes care. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071214/CLF057LOGO-b ) Spring Point Project operates a biosecure facility, known as the Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (DRWF) Islet...

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