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Stem Cell Breakthrough Brings Researchers One Step Closer To

Stem Cell Breakthrough Brings Researchers One Step Closer To Type 1 Diabetes Cure

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers writing in the October 9 edition of the journal Cell report they have for the first time successfully converted human embryonic stem cells into insulin-producing beta cells...

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2014-10-18 23:00:29

North America is the largest contributor to the global market while Asia is expected to grow at the highest rate. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/human-insulin-market-229295783.html (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 The “Human Insulin Market- by Product Type, [Human Insulin (Short Acting, Intermediate Acting, Premixed), Modern Human Insulin (Rapid Acting, Long Acting, Premixed)], by Brand (Lantus, Apidra, Levemir, NovoRapid, Novomix, Tresiba, Others) - Forecast to 2018”...

2014-10-16 12:29:31

Prescribers Are Enthusiastic about the SGLT-2 Inhibitors, but Payers Are Not Fully Convinced of the Added Benefits of These Agents, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, over 90 percent of surveyed physicians in South Korea and Taiwan indicated that they would use SGLT-2 inhibitors when they become available, and over the next three years these emerging...

2014-10-15 23:06:04

AAHOA's donation will boost efforts to research and end type 1 diabetes Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), the voice of owners in the hospitality industry and a supporter of healthy living, announced today that the organization will donate $5,000 to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) during its Southeast Texas Regional Conference in Houston, Texas. “Southeast Texas is our largest region, and we felt it fitting to...

2014-10-14 20:23:03

Recent studies indicate bariatric treatments like those utilized by leading weight loss surgeon Dr. Feiz are putting type 2 diabetes in remission for a growing number of patients. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For those living with severe obesity, type 2 diabetes is one of the major health risks that poses a serious threat to the length and quality of their lives, increasing the risks of heart attack, stroke, and kidney failure. With such very real medical concerns,...

2014-10-09 16:27:20

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Diabetes Advocacy Alliance(TM) (DAA) applauds the United States Preventive Services Task Force's (USPSTF) new draft recommendation that would encourage health care professionals to screen for diabetes and prediabetes in all adults with risk factors for the disease. The DAA also expresses appreciation for the Task Force's comprehensive and thoughtful review of the evidence that supports the new screening guideline. Adoption and use of this...

2014-10-09 12:29:04

New app is Changing the World of Diabetes Management - No More Counting Carbs! NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DiabeticWatchers announced today the official launch of DiabeticWatchers.com, a web based and mobile application devoted to creating awareness and prevention of diabetes, through community outreach campaigns, and offering cutting edge technology to help those living with diabetes to manage the disease. With Diabetes at an all time high, it has become clear that more...

2014-10-08 16:27:01

BERKELEY, Calif., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- YMCA of the Central Bay Area joins the call for a sugar-sweetened beverage tax to reduce consumption and fund programs to improve children's access to physical activity and nutrition. On Thursday, October 2(nd), 2014 the YMCA of the Central Bay Area's Board of Directors voted overwhelmingly to publicly support Berkeley's soda tax Measure D. The legislation proposes a penny-per-fluid-ounce general tax on the distribution of...

2014-10-07 23:09:38

ADW Diabetes has teamed up with the Family Health Care of Siuoxland to offer diabetes testing supplies for their Diabetes Wellness Fair on October, 11 at the Sioux City Convention Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 ADW Diabetes has teamed up with the Family Health Care of Siuoxland to offer diabetes testing supplies for their Diabetes Wellness Fair on October, 11 at the Sioux City Convention Center in Sioux City, Iowa. This event is a free to the public...

2014-10-06 08:29:21

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company developing a stem cell-derived islet replacement therapy for the treatment of diabetes, called VC-01(TM), will give two presentations at the annual Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa Conference, being held at the Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa and The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, as follows: -- Dr. Paul Laikind, ViaCyte's President and Chief Executive Officer, is...

2014-10-03 23:07:55

October 24-25th, Los Angeles: Register today before price increase on October 11th! Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 “Diabetes isn’t what defines me, but it helps explain me,” offers Keri Sparling on her hit blog “Six Until Me.” The blog, started in 2005, offers an authentic, fresh take on living with Type 1 diabetes while being a mother, wife, and woman. She writes about topics ranging from still-scary hypoglycemic events and worrying about the health of her daughter,...


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2010-12-03 18:12:26

Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...

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