Latest Diabetic hypoglycemia Stories

2010-07-23 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the worst case scenarios that can happen to a diabetic is if he or she falls into a hypoglycemic coma.

2010-06-28 08:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, June 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Marcadia Biotech, Inc.

2010-06-18 05:58:00

LONDON, June 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- An article recently published in The Lancet reports that using an artificial pancreas system overnight can significantly reduce the risk of nocturnal hypoglycemia in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.(1) Moreover, the first clinical trial of an artificial pancreas system delivering both insulin and glucagon has shown that this system can prevent development of hypoglycemia.(2) The latest issue of the journal Diabetic Hypoglycemia...

2010-05-19 02:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- People with diabetes who have limited health literacy are at higher risk for hypoglycemia or low blood sugar, according to a new study from researchers at the University of California, San Francisco and the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, CA. The team surveyed more than 14,000 adults with diabetes who are part of the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE) -- making it the largest observational study to assess significant...

2010-04-15 07:41:18

An artificial pancreas system that closely mimics the body's blood sugar control mechanism was able to maintain near-normal glucose levels without causing hypoglycemia in a small group of patients.

2010-01-31 18:01:00

LONDON, February 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest issue of the journal Diabetic Hypoglycemia ( http://www.hypodiab.com) reviews the role of hypoglycemia in provoking crimes and misdemeanors. Professor Vincent Marks, a leading authority on the forensic aspects of hypoglycemia and its role in criminal behavior, discusses how hypoglycemia-related neuroglycopenia can cause behavioral changes, which can bring people with diabetes into conflict with the law.

2009-11-12 02:43:00

LONDON, November 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The on-line journal Diabetic Hypoglycemia (http://www.hypodiab.com/) supports the message of World Diabetes Day 2009 (http://www.worlddiabetesday.org) in their call for greater understanding and taking control of diabetes. This year's campaign takes a three pronged approach in tackling the global diabetes epidemic.

2009-09-28 06:00:00

LONDON, September 28 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent Lancet article predicted a doubling of new cases of type 1 diabetes in European children aged under 5, and a 70% rise in cases in children under 15 years - an incidence rate exceeding all previous predictions.(1) Studies in the USA and other countries also suggest similar trends.(2) In the latest issue of Diabetic Hypoglycemia (http://www.hypodiab.com), Dr Tim Jones and Dr Trang Ly of the University of Western Australia maintain that, despite...

2009-06-04 07:31:00

LONDON, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest issue of the online journal Diabetic Hypoglycemia (http://www.hypodiab.com) features an authoritative review on sulfonylureas by Professor Ian Campbell, a leading expert in oral hypoglycemia therapy. Professor Campbell's review focuses on sulfonylurea-induced hypoglycemia (SIH), which is a well-recognized side-effect of this class of therapy for type 2 diabetes.

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