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Prediabetes Raises Cancer Risk By 15 Percent

Prediabetes Raises Cancer Risk By 15 Percent

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Professor Yuli Huang of The First People's Hospital of Shunde, China, worked with a team of researchers to conduct a meta-analysis of studies concerning prediabetes. Their findings,...

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2014-09-16 08:31:56

--New Collaboration will Increase Data Available to Artificial Pancreas Researchers -- NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- JDRF, the leading research and advocacy organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, and Tidepool (TM), a Silicon Valley-based non-profit organization committed to reducing the burden of T1D, announced a partnership supported by JDRF funding for data access technology for people with T1D who use insulin pumps and...

2014-09-16 08:30:07

ACCU-CHEK Aviva Expert offers people with diabetes a new and easy way to simplify complex calculations to deliver precise insulin dosing advice INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that Roche's ACCU-CHEK(®) Aviva Expert system, the first and only blood glucose meter system with a built-in insulin calculator to be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is now available by prescription. The device represents...

2014-09-16 08:29:41

Clinical Trials Mark Important Milestone in Development of Two Highly Complex Products PITTSBURGH, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL), one of the world's leading global pharmaceutical companies, today announced it is initiating Phase III clinical trials for its generic version of GlaxoSmithKline's Advair Diskus® and its insulin analog to Sanofi's Lantus®. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77793 In October 2014, Mylan will commence a Phase III...

2014-09-16 08:29:35

MERIDEN, Conn. and STOCKHOLM, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protein Sciences Corporation and Diamyd Medical AB announced today that Protein Sciences has broadened its commitment to diabetes and become a strategic and significant shareholder in Diamyd Medical, its long-time partner in this domain. Protein Sciences will manufacture product for upcoming late stage clinical trials for type 1 diabetes involving Diamyd Medical's recombinant GAD (glutamic acid decarboxylase) protein made...

2014-09-16 08:29:26

Regeneron plans to submit sBLA for this indication by year end TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted EYLEA(®) (aflibercept) Injection Breakthrough Therapy designation for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME). The designation is based on positive results in two Phase 3 trials (VIVID-DME and VISTA-DME), in which...

2014-09-16 08:27:23

Collaboration will create better understanding of Mobile Prescription Therapy BALTIMORE, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Diabetes Association (ADA) Maryland Chapter and WellDoc®, a health care behavioral science and technology company, have announced the launch of a collaboration to empower people in Maryland with type 2 diabetes to take control of their diabetes by improving their day-to-day self-management. This announcement marks the beginning of the collaboration...

2014-09-15 23:04:44

Affordablelifeinsuranceonline.com (http://affordablelifeinsuranceonline.com/) announces a new blog post, “How to Find No Medical Exam Life Insurance for Diabetes!” (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Affordablelifeinsuranceonline.com has released a new blog post explaining how to find life insurance for clients who have diabetes. Clients who have diabetes can find affordable life insurance by comparing quotes on a registered insurance brokerage website. Having life insurance is important for...

2014-09-15 23:01:24

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific has created a pilot program, the Longitudinal Chronic Care Course, that pairs students with Western Diabetes Institute patients. Students will establish long-term relationships with patients and their families and they will learn about living with chronic diseases on a daily basis. Pomona, California (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP) student Kenneth Chang, DO...

2014-09-15 12:24:19

Proven Benefit in Specific Subgroups Will Be a Key Market Access Lever in Crowded Drug Classes, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that as the type 2 diabetes treatment armamentarium continues to expand, increasing pressure to control expenditures will result in mounting prescribing constraints for premium-priced agents. Interviewed payers emphasize that although type 2 diabetes drugs will...

2014-09-12 23:05:54

Diet Doc’s specialized diet plans allow patients to take control of their own health and to prevent diabetes with the nation’s leading doctor-designed, medical weight loss solution Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Almost everyone knows that carrying extra weight, especially around the middle, has been linked to a variety of health conditions, including diabetes. However, not everyone knows that making simple lifestyle changes, reducing caloric intake and making healthier food...


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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
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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