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2014-05-01 23:03:44

Most health plans consider insulin pump therapy medically necessary when patients meet very specific criteria. Despite the increased use of insulin pump therapy based on recommendations made by the American Association of Diabetes Educators, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and the American Diabetes Association, there is no official guideline for the initiation of insulin pump use. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Technological advances continue to increase the appeal of insulin...

2014-05-01 08:29:07

Fourteen bestselling authors join forces to support month-long fundraiser HOLLYWOOD, Fla., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Romance lovers rejoice! USA Today and New York Times bestselling romance author Brenda Novak is celebrating the 10(th) anniversary of her annual Online Auction for Diabetes Research (BrendaNovak.com) with a little help from her literary friends - 14 fellow New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors to be exact. They've come together to create A Sweet...

Protein In The Morning Helps Control Glucose, Insulin
2014-04-30 09:47:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study being presented at American Society for Nutrition's Experimental Biology conference in San Diego this week adds to the growing body of evidence supporting the high nutritional value of a protein-heavy breakfast. Conducted by researchers at the University of Missouri and funded by foodmaker Hillshire Brands, the new research found that a commercially-prepared breakfast of sausage and eggs allow for better blood-glucose and...

2014-04-29 23:08:51

Changes in preference towards the use of insulin pens will spur double-digit market growth by 2020, reports iData Research Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 According to a new report series by iData Research [http://www.idataresearch.com , the leading global authority in medical device and pharmaceutical market research, the U.S. market for diabetes diagnosis, treatment and drug delivery will reach $25 billion by 2020, from almost $17 billion in 2013, with Sanofi, Novo Nordisk and Eli...

2014-04-29 23:00:21

DailyGossip.org reveals in its latest review a new method of curing diabetes fast. The Reverse Your Diabetes Today program is the simplest way to overcome diabetes in just 3 weeks. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Daily Gossip informs in its new review that the Reverse Your Diabetes Today was created by Matt Traverso, as a natural remedy for this serious condition. Matt claims that his program can be used by all individuals who have problems with insulin levels, regardless of the...

2014-04-29 17:04:05

Type 2 diabetes may be associated with brain degeneration, according to a new multicenter study published online in the journal Radiology. The study also found that, contrary to common clinical belief, diabetes may not be directly associated with small vessel ischemic disease, where the brain does not receive enough oxygenated blood. "We found that patients having more severe diabetes had less brain tissue, suggesting brain atrophy," said lead author R. Nick Bryan, M.D., Ph.D., professor...

2014-04-29 08:37:38

EDGEWATER, N.J., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DiaVacs today announces that it has entered into a licensing agreement with the University of Pittsburgh for intellectual property pertaining to novel dendritic cell and antisense oligonucleotide microsphere delivery technologies for the treatment of type 1 diabetes. DiaVacs plans to apply this innovative technology to the development of a microsphere formulation of an antisense-nucleotide vaccine. According to initial studies...

2014-04-24 16:29:04

NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Building on the momentum and stellar reputation of eight successful years, the 9(th) annual D.R.E.a.M.S. in the City event, benefiting the cure-focused work of the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI), will once again bring together some of New York City's most dedicated and generous supporters of diabetes research. The sophisticated soiree, highlighted by a delectable dinner, classic cocktails, highly-rated wines from Wine Spectator, a...

2014-04-23 23:09:58

Live webinar to focus on the development of a novel telemetry device for continuous monitoring of glucose in rodents. The broadcast takes place on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00am EDT (16:00 UK BST/ GMT +1). Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Glucose monitoring options for preclinical research have historically been limited when compared to the options available for human monitoring. As an example, Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGMs) have been prevalent in human medical applications...


Latest Insulin Reference Libraries

Pancreas
2013-01-02 11:22:15

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...

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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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