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Medication used to treat patients with type II diabetes activates sensors on brain cells that increase hunger, causing people taking this drug to gain more body fat, according to researchers at
SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company with the first stem cell-derived islet replacement therapy for the treatment of diabetes
ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Not enough is known about the safety and efficacy of insulin pumps, and a comprehensive safety overhaul - including greater access
DALLAS, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Hypoglycemia - Pipeline Review, H1 2015" therapeutic market research report provides an overview of the
MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Glucose Monitoring Market Report: 2015 Edition" report to its research store. DALLAS, March 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Due to the lifestyle
In a screen of more than 100,000 potential drugs, only one, harmine, drove human insulin-producing beta cells to multiply, according to a new study led by researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine
ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Diabetes
SAN DIEGO, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc.
Fitness experts like to tell us that there are no short cuts when it comes to getting healthy through exercise. That may be changing, though, as a new study has identified a hormone that combats weight gain triggered by an unhealthy fatty diet and stabilizes the metabolism: two effects frequently associated with exercising.
The pancreas is a digestive and an endocrine organ with both endocrine and exocrine functions. It is about six inches long located in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity. The head of the pancreas lies within the indentation of the duodenum and is connected to it by the pancreatic duct. The uncinate process extends from the head and the neck connects to the body of the pancreas, which lies directly behind the stomach. The tail of the pancreas extends to the left side of the body and is...
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...
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
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