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2014-02-14 12:22:18

DUBLIN, February 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ksv7hk/blood_glucose) has announced the addition of the "Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ksv7hk/blood_glucose ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada,...

2014-02-14 11:09:28

A protein that has been known until recently as part of a complex communications network within the cell also plays a direct role in regulating sugar metabolism, according to a new study published on-line in the journal Science Signaling (February 18, 2014). Cell growth and metabolism are tightly controlled processes in our cells. When these functions are disturbed, diseases such as cancer and diabetes occur. Mohamed Soliman, a PhD candidate at the Lunenfeld Tanenbaum Research Institute at...

2014-02-13 23:02:35

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of Lipitor. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 As Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) continue to mount in the U.S., Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that Pfizer Inc. is facing additional legal action in Australia over the cholesterol-lowering statin medication. According to a report from Reuters, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission...

2014-02-13 23:01:43

The Firm is evaluating Byetta lawsuits and other legal claims on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis, and thyroid cancer due their use of incretin mimetic medications used to treat Type 2 diabetes. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 As Byetta lawsuits (http://www.byettalawsuit.com) and other legal claims involving incretin mimetic drugs continue to move forward in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that U.S. health regulators...

2014-02-13 12:27:58

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Armed with overwhelming research linking soda and sugary drink consumption to skyrocketing rates of obesity, diabetes, and tooth decay, the nation's first legislation requiring safety warning labels on sugary drinks sold in California was introduced today by State Senator Bill Monning (D-Carmel). "When the science is this conclusive, the state of California has a responsibility to take steps to protect consumers," stated...

2014-02-12 23:25:21

ManageBGL.com, a web site for people with diabetes, predicted a diabetic child’s critically low blood sugar, potentially saving her life. ManageBGL is now crowdfunding for native mobile apps to help 382 million diabetics worldwide. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 ManageBGL prevented a tragedy when it predicted an eight-year old girl with Type 1 (Insulin-dependent) diabetes would have a dangerously low blood sugar (hypoglycaemia or ‘hypo’) during a school swimming...

2014-02-12 12:31:53

LONDON, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: PharmaPoint: Type 2 Diabetes - Current and Future Players PharmaPoint: Type 2 Diabetes - Current and Future Players Summary GlobalData has released its pharma report, "PharmaPoint: Type 2 Diabetes - Current and Future Players". The report is a vital source of up-to-date information with in-depth analysis on the companies in the rapidly growing Type 2 Diabetes Market. The report...

2014-02-12 12:31:50

In an unprecedented, challenging environment for reimbursement and choice for people with diabetes, ACCU-CHEK remains highest ranked brand INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- J.D. Power has announced that Roche Diabetes Care's ACCU-CHEK products rank "Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Blood Glucose Meters" among adults living with diabetes in the U.S. for the second year in a row according to the 2013 Blood Glucose Meter Satisfaction Study(SM). In a study comprised of...

2014-02-12 08:30:06

More than half a million dollars donated to help children with diabetes attend camp since 2008 INDIANAPOLIS and ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights: -- #Lilly #Diabetes supports @AmDiabetesAssn #camps by donating $91,000 to send 91 children with diabetes to camp in 2014 -- #Lilly #Diabetes donates $91,000 to the @AmDiabetesAssn 2014 #camp program -- #Lilly #Diabetes supports scholarship program for children with #T1 #diabetes;...

2014-02-12 08:28:48

In study, non-invasive lens autofluorescence was comparable to gold standard hemoglobin A1c and fasting plasma glucose tests to distinguish if a person had diabetes SAN DIEGO, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freedom Meditech today announced the publication of a study comparing measurement of lens autofluorescence to current hemoglobin A1c and fasting plasma glucose tests. Using a non-invasive six-second eye scan, researchers found a statistically significant difference in...


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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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