Latest Insulin therapy Stories

2012-01-05 12:31:45

The Endocrine Society releases new clinical practice guideline on the management of hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients in a non-critical care setting Hyperglycemia, or having high glucose levels in the blood, is a common, serious and costly health care problem in hospitalized patients. Today, The Endocrine Society released a clinical practice guideline (CPG) providing recommendations for practical and safe glycemic targets and describing protocols and system improvements required to...

2011-12-28 18:00:00

The world diabetes care devices market was worth USD 16.2 billion last year and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 6% to reach USD 24.3 billion in 2017. New market research report “Asia-Pacific Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017 - Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery” developed by GlobalData has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) December 28, 2011 The world diabetes care devices market was worth USD 16.2 billion last year and is...

Latest Insulin therapy Reference Libraries

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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