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The world's first clinical trial comparing three alternative treatments for type 1 diabetes was conducted in Montréal by researchers at the IRCM and the University of Montreal, led by endocrinologist Dr. Rémi Rabasa-Lhoret.
Forgetting to turn a clock back this weekend can be a minor inconvenience for most people, but forgetting about the changeover from Daylight Savings Time can be very dangerous for some patients with diabetes.
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- FreeStyle Libre System eliminates routine finger pricks for glucose measurements1 and requires no finger pricks for calibration ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept.
New JARDIANCE Simple Savings program currently offered in doctors' offices and online RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Aug.
-- JDRF Calls for CGM Medicare Coverage to Help Improve Health Outcomes Among Seniors with T1D and Advance an Artificial Pancreas -- WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/
Managing Type 2 diabetes may include the need for daily medications or regular insulin injections, but a new study indicates that a protein called FGF1 could be the key to longer-lasting, more effective medications.
For individuals who suffer from low blood sugar, Diabacor(TM) presents the best emergency snacks to bring up blood sugar. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For
Data demonstrates the utility of InSpark's advanced blood glucose pattern recognition technology. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
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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