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2014-06-09 08:25:24

Driver joins 10-year camp vet Kris Freeman to help inspire children with type 1 diabetes nationwide INDIANAPOLIS, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights: -- #Lilly #Diabetes boosts Camp Care Package speaker program adding 20-yr-old NASCAR @driverRyanReed; cheers 10 yrs with skier Kris Freeman When NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) driver Ryan Reed set out to plan his summer, canoeing and archery may not have been on his to-do list...but they are now. Today, Lilly Diabetes...

2014-06-06 10:04:08

Joslin Diabetes Center People with type 1 diabetes who have developed kidney complications can slow the progression of their complications by improving control of their glycemic (blood glucose) levels over the long term. This finding, which may change clinical practice at many institutions for this population, was drawn from a long-term observational study led by Andrzej Krolewski, M.D., Ph.D., head of Joslin Diabetes Center's Section on Genetics and Epidemiology. Running for almost...

2014-06-05 08:28:23

PHILADELPHIA, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE) ("Echo"), a medical device company developing its Symphony(®) CGM System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring system, is pleased to announce that its most recently completed clinical study of Symphony was selected for poster presentation at the 74(th) Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) which will be held June 13-17, 2014 in San Francisco, CA. The study...

2014-06-04 23:14:52

In The Weekend Wonder Detox, clinical nutritionist Michelle Schoffro Cook outlines six three-day programs designed to help readers look and feel better fast—without jumping through the hoops of the traditional lengthy, complicated, and costly detox process. Dr. Cook’s plans combine detox recipes and nutritional advice with other healing therapies, such as meditation, aromatherapy, acupressure, and yoga, to relax and balance different problem zones of the body: fat stores, liver, lymph,...

2014-06-04 23:08:32

New results from the National Health and Wellness Survey show patients with type 2 diabetes who are aware of HbA1c levels are more likely to have diabetic complications. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Awareness of HbA1c levels among patients with type 2 diabetes has nearly doubled in the past eight years, to 56 percent in 2013 from 27 percent in 2006, according to new findings from Kantar Health’s National Health and Wellness Survey (NHWS). The research will be presented today at...

2014-06-04 08:33:25

MONTREAL, June 4, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - A Canadian study has identified a new strategy for improving the care of patients living with Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) by empowering them to manage their own insulin therapy. The START study (Self-Titration with Apidra® to Reach Target)(1), the first research of its kind, found that T2D patients adjusting their own insulin doses can control the disease and achieve blood sugar targets just as safely and effectively as patients whose treatment is...

2014-06-04 08:29:58

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Novo Nordisk today announces that the Québec government has approved the inclusion of Victoza(®) (liraglutide), the first once-daily human glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue, to the Lists of Medications, effective June 2, 2014. The reimbursement of Victoza(®) by the Québec Health Insurance Board (RAMQ) will allow people living with type 2 diabetes to have access to a treatment to help better manage diabetes. Québec is the first...

heart attack and undiagnosed diabetes
2014-06-04 05:05:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online One out of every 10 individuals who have had a heart attack may have undiagnosed diabetes, according to research presented Tuesday at the American Heart Association’s Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2014. As part of the study, a team of researchers led by Dr. Suzanne V. Arnold, an assistant professor at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute and the University of Missouri-Kansas City, studied the...

2014-06-03 23:07:23

In an effort to increase awareness about the dangers associated with Metabolic Syndrome, Health News Wires is giving away their $19.99 e-book for free for a limited time. The new e-book defines metabolic syndrome and shares tips to lose weight, lower blood sugar and prevent risk factors associated with the dangerous condition. Boston, Ma (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Free for a limited time, the Metabolic Syndrome: Breaking the Cycle free e-book and video from Health News Wires share important...

2014-05-31 23:04:47

Market Size - $4.9 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 17.6%, Market Trends – Substitution of human insulin by analogs new report by Grand View Research. View complete report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/asia-pacific-insulin-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 The Asia Pacific market for Insulin is expected to reach USD 15.04 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing regional prevalence of diabetes,...


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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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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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