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T1D Exchange Clinic Registry data find a stagnant situation as little has changed in 25 years; underscores need for new technologies to help teens manage their disease BOSTON, May 22, 2015
An update on recent court proceedings is provided by Onder Law Firm lawyers handling testosterone lawsuits included in the pending multidistrict litigation in U.S.
PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michael A.
LONDON and NEW YORK, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China, with 100 million diabetics has already outpaced other nations in terms of number of diabetics.
Eli Lilly and Company investment in Companion will support development of innovative insulin delivery for people living with diabetes. SAN DIEGO, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Bernstein Liebhard LLP is currently representing plaintiffs who have testosterone treatment lawsuits pending in the federal multidistrict litigation, which involves allegations that AndroGel and
DUBLIN, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9cdqm8/global_insulin) has announced the addition of the "Global
LONDON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Infusion pumps are used to infuse necessary fluids, including medications and/or nutrients, to a patient 's circulatory system.
Largest Capacity Insulin Pump Available in U.S. - For People with Greater Insulin Needs SAN DIEGO, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Triptorelin 6-month formulation phase III trial demonstrates good efficacy in terms of pituitary and gonadal suppression
Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....
The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is an endocrine organ found within a small, bony cavity at the base of the brain. Its primary function is to secrete hormones that regulate homeostasis. More specifically, the pituitary gland is a glandular structure about the size of a pea. It is located below the brain and above the nasal cavity in a protected pocket called the sella turcica, which is within the sphenoid bone. It connects to the hypothalamus via a neck-like structure...
The pineal gland, also called the epiphysis cerebri, is an endocrine organ located in the brain. Its primary function is to regulate the sleep cycle and influence sexual development. It is a reddish-gray glandular structure that forms the roof of the third ventricle in the brain, between the two lateral ventricles, tucked in a groove near the thalamic bodies. Its body is relatively the size of a grain of rice; it’s shaped like a pine cone and has an infindibular stalk projecting from it....
The ovaries are the two reproductive female organs where the eggs are produced. These are parallel to the testes in men. Formation and Orientation Each ovary is the size of an almond and is located on one side of the pelvis before the ureter and internal iliac artery but after the external iliac artery. They are attached to either side of the uterus. They are connected and release eggs to fallopian tubes, though not attached, monthly during the menstrual cycle. They also produce...
The hypothalamus is an organ that serves as an important link, along the hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis, between the nervous system and the endocrine system. It is located within the cranial cavity, in the cerebrum, right below the thalamus. It also forms the floor of the third ventricle in the brain. It contains neural pathways, blood vessels, glial cells, and secretory cells—all of which work together to control things like body temperature, hunger, thirst, sleep, and hormonal and...
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
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