Latest Diabetes Stories

2014-06-25 08:27:18

Music Industry Veteran and Diabetes Advocate to Lead New Diabetes Multimedia Content Creation and Awareness Screening Program NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyday Health, Inc. (NYSE: EVDY), a leading digital health and wellness company, today announced that it has partnered with television personality and diabetes advocate Randy Jackson to create a highly engaging and informative package of consumer-facing digital resources on diabetes. The new multimedia platform,...

2014-06-25 08:26:32

Dominique's Diabetes Dream Team gives insider tips to people with type 2 diabetes through a national campaign and his "Diabetes Coaches' Clipboard" PLAINSBORO, N.J., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk is teaming up with NBA great and Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins to launch Dominique's Diabetes Dream Team, a national initiative to help adults with type 2 diabetes customize a full-court approach to managing the everyday challenges of the disease....

2014-06-24 23:18:05

ADW Diabetes announces a shipping promotion in which customers will get free standard shipping on orders placed on or before June 30th 2014. Pompano Beach, FL – June 24, 2014 (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 -- ADW Diabetes announces a free shipping promotion in which customers will get free standard shipping on orders placed on or before June 30th 2014 at ADW Diabetes. This offer is applicable to all orders processed through the company’s website with a ‘Ship To’ address within the...

2014-06-24 16:28:57

The Endocrine Society Obese patients with Type 2 diabetes who don't have excessive surgical risk may find that Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery can help them reduce their risk of heart disease, a new clinical trial shows. The results were presented Tuesday at ICE/ENDO 2014, the joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society in Chicago. "There is emerging evidence highlighting the potential health benefits of bariatric surgery in managing...

2014-06-24 16:23:11

Intermountain Medical Center Diseases of the adrenal gland have long been difficult to diagnose. But now, researchers have found an affordable and easy way to diagnose and monitor endocrine diseases of the adrenal gland by using saliva and a smartphone. Researchers at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah, have developed new smartphone technology to help screen patients for a number of adrenal gland diseases, including Cushing's syndrome. The new tool also helps to identify...

2014-06-24 10:08:51

Diabetologia New research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) shows that calcium and vitamin D supplementation improves the metabolic profile of pregnant women with gestational diabetes. The research is by Dr Ahmad Esmaillzadeh, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran, and colleagues. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), a pregnancy complication, is characterized by carbohydrate intolerance and metabolic disorders....

2014-06-23 23:09:47

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" Market Snapshot: Glucose Monitoring Devices 2006 to 2020 - Benelux and Scandinavia (Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark and Norway)" to its huge collection of research reports. Full report at http://www.researchmoz.us/market-snapshot-glucose-monitoring-devices-2006-to-2020-benelux-and-scandinavia-netherlands-belgium-luxembourg-sweden-denmark-and-norway-report.html. Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Market...

2014-06-23 23:03:39

Nation’s Premier Annual Physical Activity and Hispanic Family Health Celebration – Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company presenting Llaves para una mejor salud (Keys to a Healthier You) diabetes education pavilion. Univision and 5 de Mayo sponsor youth soccer tournament. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 On Saturday, June 28, 2014, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health with the Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition presents ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up!...

2014-06-23 23:01:30

Dr. Forrest Hannan, D.C. of Glendora CA announces the June Diabetes Educational Dinner Engagement where diabetic patients review the traditional diabetic route then will be immersed with how real results can be obtained. Glendora, CA (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 At the Diabetic Educational Dinner, Dr. Forrest Hannan, D.C. discusses how traditional diabetic handling includes prescribing one or more oral medications to manage the disease and as the problem progresses more types of insulin will be...

2014-06-23 16:24:44

--Microbiome Modulator NM504 Significantly Improved Blood Glucose Control and Other Metabolic Parameters in Patients with Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes-- CHICAGO and BROOMFIELD, Colo., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroBiome Therapeutics(TM) LLC, (MBT) today presented positive results from a clinical trial of microbiome modulator NM504 in prediabetes and type 2 diabetes at ICE/ENDO 2014, the joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society....

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....

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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