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Public concern in recent years has been growing about the toxic effect an overconsumption of sugar can have on the body, and in an attempt to illuminate the conversation – researchers from the UCSF have launched the SugarScience initiative.
ASKIM, Sweden, November 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diasend announced today that people with diabetes will now have unlimited access to diasend(R) Personal free of charge.
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc.
While knowledge of diabetes in humans is widespread, some may not know that it can affect pets too.
Surveyed German Nephrologists Report that the Majority of Their Patients Treated with Epoetin Alfa Receive a Biosimilar, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass.,
New research conducted at the University of Alabama at Birmingham has shown that the common blood pressure drug verapamil completely reverses diabetes in animal models.
RnRMarketResearch.com adds “EpiCast Report: Type 1 Diabetes – Epidemiology Forecast to 2023” to its store.
Uniform Advantage aligned themselves with Action for Healthy Kids this Fall 2014 and donated $1 from the sale of their “Diabetes Awareness White” scrub print totaling over $2,500.
A Healthy Pet = A Happy Family SUMMIT, N.J., Nov.
Former diabetes patient shares practical tips on how to successfully overcome diabetes. Torrance, Calif.
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...
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