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2013-11-14 23:23:02

University of Washington School of Pharmacy Professor and Diabetes educator lectures on Diabetes Prevention and Management at complimentary educational event hosted by The Gardens at Town Square in Bellevue. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Diabetes affects one out of four adults age 65 and older. The Gardens at Town Square and the University of Washington (UW) School of Pharmacy present “With Age Comes Wisdom, but What About Diabetes?” The lecture with UW School of Pharmacy...

2013-11-14 23:00:45

Dr. David A. Baker at Westlake Family Dental Care is recognizing Diabetes Awareness Month by making an effort to educate patients about gum disease can cause diabetes and vice versa. His patients in the Austin, TX, area benefit from access to a leading laser gum disease treatment. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Dr. David A. Baker is increasing awareness this November that gum disease can cause diabetes, and that diabetes can also contribute to the development of gum disease. These...

2013-11-14 11:30:23

The risk of cardiovascular complications in people with type 2 diabetes is directly related to the frequency and duration of physical exercise, according to results of a large follow-up study reported today on World Diabetes Day. Notably, those with low levels of physical activity had a 70% greater risk of cardiovascular death than those with higher levels. Studies have shown indisputably that those diagnosed with type 2 diabetes are up to five times more likely to develop heart disease or...

2013-11-12 09:08:47

Diabetic patients treated in the emergency department who were enrolled in a program in which they received automated daily text messages improved their level of control over their diabetes and their medication adherence, according to a study published online today in Annals of Emergency Medicine ("Trial to Examine Test Message Based mHealth in Emergency Department Patients with Diabetes (TExT-MED): A Randomized Controlled Trial") http://tinyurl.com/n2frbbb. "Our results were especially...

2013-11-08 23:24:51

Diabetes prevention is proven, possible and powerful. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Studies show that people at high risk for diabetes can prevent or delay the onset of the disease by losing 5-7% of body weight. For a 200 lb. person, that’s 10-14 pounds. Type 2 diabetes accounts for 90 to 95 percent of all diabetes cases, and it usually develops after the age of 40, which is why it used to be called "adult-onset diabetes." However, type 2 diabetes can develop at...

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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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