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Glucose Meter Of A Different Color Provides Continuous Monitoring

Liz Ahlberg, Physical Sciences Editor, University of Illinois University of Illinois engineers are bringing a touch of color to glucose monitoring. The researchers developed a new continuous glucose monitoring material that changes color as...

Latest Diabetes Stories

2014-08-28 23:10:22

Clients Enjoy Healthy Celebratory Meals in Prediabetes Treatment Program Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 PreDiabetes Centers, the nation’s top provider of prediabetes treatment, released a menu of nutritious pizza recipes to help clients and online readers send out summer healthfully and scrumptiously this Labor Day. PreDiabetes Concierge Chef Han Ashley developed variations of Roasted Veggie Pizza, which are available on the Company’s website. The PreDiabetes Centers Roasted...

2014-08-28 12:30:42

LONDON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Diabetic Neuropathy Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2126333/Global-Diabetic-Neuropathy-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Diabetic NeuropathyDiabetes is usually associated with progressive damage to the nervous system, which leads to disorders collectively known as diabetic neuropathy. Diabetic neuropathy is characterized by progressive damage to the neuronal myelin sheath,...

2014-08-28 12:30:33

No overall statistically significant increased risk of bladder cancer in patients ever exposed to pioglitazone in a completed 10-year epidemiological study OSAKA, Japan, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") today announced the completion of the post-marketing commitment and submissions of data from a 10-year epidemiology study to regulatory authorities including the United States (U.S.) Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the European Medicines Agency...

2014-08-28 08:28:11

PLAINSBORO, N.J., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from an analysis of US respondents from Novo Nordisk's Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes and Needs 2 (DAWN2(TM)) study were published recently in Current Medical Research and Opinion. The study shows that minority populations in the US with diabetes, including African Americans, Chinese Americans, and Hispanics, reported positive psychological well-being, better quality of life, and feeling more empowered with respect to their diabetes...

2014-08-28 08:27:40

DM2 ENABLE Study data to be presented today at the 19th Annual Meeting of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnteroMedics Inc. (NASDAQ: ETRM), the developer of medical devices using neuroblocking technology to treat obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, announced that three year diabetes, hypertension and weight loss data from the Company's DM2 ENABLE Study of...

2014-08-27 23:10:29

Friday, October 24, 8 p.m. - Open to the Public Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 DiabetesSisters is pleased to announce its third Social Media Meetup event in collaboration with Diabetes Community Advocacy Foundation (DCAF) as part of DiabetesSisters’ upcoming Conference on October 24-25, 2014 at Embassy Suites LAX North. The two organizations are coming together to hold “DiabetesSisters’ Social Media Meetup featuring DSMA Live”, an event which is open to the public from...

2014-08-27 12:27:48

Factors Driving This Change Include Proliferation of Healthcare Technology and Changes in Compensation, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that surveyed managed care organizations (MCOs), endocrinologists and primary care physicians (PCPs) anticipate the percentage of their beneficiaries and patients with type 2 diabetes enrolled in population health management (PHM) programs will increase over...

2014-08-26 23:10:27

The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of JDRF has named Susan Manzi, MD, Chair of the Department of Medicine at Allegheny Health Network, corporate chair of its 2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes event in Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of JDRF has named Susan Manzi, MD, Chair of the Department of Medicine at Allegheny Health Network, corporate chair of its 2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes event in Pittsburgh. The JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes in Pittsburgh...

2014-08-26 23:04:49

Elderlylifeinsuranceplan.com (http://www.elderlylifeinsuranceplan.com/) announces a new blog post, “How to Find Life Insurance for Seniors Who Have Diabetes!”. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Elderlylifeinsuranceplan.com has released a new blog post explaining how to find life insurance for senior citizens who have diabetes. Clients can now find life insurance plans online. Senior citizens who have diabetes should not give up on life insurance, as insurance brokerage websites like...

2014-08-26 23:04:35

Healthinsurancefacts.org announces a new blog post, “No Exam Life Insurance for Diabetes - How To Find A Plan”. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Healthinsurancefacts.org has released a new blog post announcing that clients can find affordable life insurance for diabetes online! Clients who have diabetes can now purchase life insurance without having to go through a medical examination process. Some plans like simplified issue or final expense insurance can be purchased online and clients can...


Latest Diabetes Reference Libraries

Diabetes (journal)
2012-05-12 21:44:48

Diabetes is a peer-reviewed medical journal published since 1952 by the American Diabetes Association. Diabetes is a separate journal from the journal Diabetes Care, which is also published by the ADA. Diabetes covers research about the physiology and pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus, including any aspect of laboratory, animal or human research. Emphasis is on investigative reports focusing on areas such as the pathogenesis of diabetes and its complications, normal and pathologic...

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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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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Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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