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New Prospect In The Battle Against Diabetes

New Prospect In The Battle Against Diabetes

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Managing Type 2 diabetes may include the need for daily medications or regular insulin injections, but a new study indicates that a protein called FGF1 could be the key to longer-lasting, more...

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2014-07-21 23:03:13

Clinicians Discuss Future of Global Health Care; Diet as a First-Line Diabetes Treatment Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 New dietary guidelines for diabetes management, released at the International Conference on Diabetes (ICD), hosted by the George Washington University School of Medicine and the nonprofit Physicians Committee, favor low-fat, low-glycemic, plant-based foods, curbing sodium intake to 1,500 milligrams each day, and taking a vitamin B12 supplement. A panel of 35...

2014-07-17 23:05:17

Over the last two years, a dream team of diverse and talented scientists has been assembled at the University of Iowa’s Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) in collaboration to find new keys to preventing and curing this devastating disease. The community service organization Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) presented a $6 million donation to the University of Iowa at its national convention on Sunday, July 13, fulfilling a $25 million commitment made in 2008. Los...

2014-07-17 04:20:48

Diabacor(TM) presents the links between diabetes and CVD, and offers ways that diabetics can help lessen their chances of suffering the effects of CVD. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For people who are suffering from diabetes, Diabacor(TM) warns that there are other risks, and one of the greatest is cardiovascular disease (CVD). CVD is commonly seen in people with diabetes, and is one of the leading causes in death for this group of people. Diabetes can...

2014-07-15 16:27:15

ATLANTA, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Significant for People with Type 2 Diabetes, says Calorie Control Council Adding to the current body of science on the impact of sucralose in weight and diabetes management, university and medical researchers found that some desserts, when made with added soluble fiber (dextrin) and sucralose in place of added sugar, had positive effects on blood sugar and insulin levels in people with type 2 diabetes. Results of the adult study were published...

2014-07-10 23:06:44

All women living with diabetes are encouraged to attend this life-changing weekend. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 DiabetesSisters is pleased to announce open registration for their upcoming con October 24-25, 2014 at Embassy Suites LAX North in Los Angeles, CA. As the only conference of its kind worldwide for women with diabetes, the event will offer opportunities for women of all ages with all types of diabetes from all walks of life to gain the tools, resources, and connections needed to...

2014-07-09 08:27:32

Trial to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of LX4211 in Younger Population THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX) announced today that JDRF, the world's largest non-profit supporter of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, will provide funding to support a Phase 2, randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of LX4211 in a younger population with T1D. Up to 76 individuals with T1D,...

2014-07-08 23:12:38

Fit4D’s Pathways optimizes the mix between intelligent technology and human touch points to personalize the experience for patients while using claim and pharmacy data to measure health improvements. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Fit4D© (http://www.fit4d.com) announced today that it is partnering with Healthfirst to deliver an evidence-based diabetes program to Healthfirst’s Spanish speaking members with poorly managed diabetes in New York City. This program will...

2014-07-08 23:09:30

Market Size - $1,136.2 million in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 15.0%, Market Trends– Introduction of ultra-long and ultra-fast acting insulin such as Tresiba new report by Grand View Research. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/cis-insulin-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The CIS market for insulin and insulin products is expected to reach USD 3,008.5 million by 2020 growing at a CAGR of 15.0%, according to a new study...

2014-07-08 23:02:49

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “World Glucose Self-Testing Markets” and “U.S. Glucose Testing Markets” to its store. The report describes the specific market segments for blood glucose testing and diabetes management in the U.S. and the world market. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 World Glucose Self-Testing Markets The purpose of this World Glucose Self-Testing Markets (http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/world-glucose-self-testing-markets-market-report.html) report is to provide a...

2014-07-08 00:21:06

Data demonstrates the utility of InSpark's advanced blood glucose pattern recognition technology. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InSpark Technologies, Inc. announced today that the peer-reviewed Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology has published the paper "Evaluation of the Utility of a Glycemic Pattern Identification System" in its July 2014 issue. The system that is the subject of this paper is being incorporated into InSpark's Vigilant(TM) iPhone-enabled...


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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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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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