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2014-01-24 23:01:50

New research study “Insulin Pump Market & Forecast – Worldwide Analysis” worked out by Renub Research has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, the number of users of insulin pumps worldwide is expected to record a single-digit CAGR through to 2018. London, UK (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 In today’s world of medicine, insulin pumps are being increasingly preferred to other insulin delivery options, especially for patients with Type 1 diabetes....

2014-01-23 12:29:12

Sebastien Sasseville, the first Canadian to wear the Animas® Vibe(TM), to run solo, coast-to-coast across Canada to Inspire Canadians Living with Type 1 Diabetes BURNABY, British Columbia, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Animas Canada, a division of LifeScan Canada Ltd., today announced the launch of the Animas® Vibe(TM) insulin pump and CGM system[2] in Canada, providing a new diabetes management solution for Canadians living with Type 1 diabetes. (Photo:...

2014-01-23 12:22:45

ROSELAND, N.J., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coach USA, one of the largest transportation companies in North America, announced today that it has agreed to a new medical protocol for drivers with diabetes, which will ensure public safety and protect disability rights. In an attempt to resolve certain legal challenges with regard to prior diabetes policies, the company has worked in partnership with the American Diabetes Association and AARP Foundation Litigation, a...

2014-01-22 23:21:43

London, Ontario-based Sernova Corp., is developing a better way to treat the disease involving the replacement of lost pancreatic islets, whose function is to read blood sugar levels and release insulin into the blood, normalizing blood sugar levels. London, ON (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Imagine there is a person with diabetes who must focus on measuring their blood sugar levels almost constantly followed by injection of insulin multiple times each day or monitoring their insulin pump...

2014-01-22 12:25:21

Role model overcomes setbacks to inspire children and adults with type 1 diabetes with 4th Olympic bid INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights -- #T1DiabetesChamp and #Lilly #Diabetes spokesperson Kris Freeman @TeamFreeBirdXC named to #Sochi2014 @USOlympic cross-country ski team -- #Lilly #Diabetes and @LillyHealth celebrate @TeamFreeBirdXC Kris Freeman's naming to 4(th) @USOlympic team -- @TeamFreeBirdXC Kris Freeman doesn't let T1...

2014-01-20 23:04:27

GIA announces the release of a trend report on Radio-Controlled Genes. Market for Radio-Controlled Genes is projected to witness strong growth led by effervescent developments in nanobiotechnology, growing adoption of genetic engineering approaches to healthcare, increased R&D investments in genetic research, and emerging new indications for treatment. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Genes can be defined as the basic molecular units of heredity in a...

2014-01-20 16:21:56

Company Is Providing Replacement Cartridges to Its Customers at No Additional Charge SAN DIEGO, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), or Tandem, today announced that it is expanding a voluntary recall of specific lots of insulin cartridges that are used with the t:slim® Insulin Pump. The affected cartridges may be at risk for leaking. This could potentially result in the device delivering too much or too little insulin, which can lead to a...

Ingredients Found In Tea, Berries And Chocolate Could Protect Against T2 Diabetes
2014-01-20 08:22:05

[ Watch the Video: What Should You Eat To Prevent Diabetes? ] University of East Anglia Eating high levels of flavonoids including anthocyanins and other compounds (found in berries, tea, and chocolate) could offer protection from type 2 diabetes - according to research from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and King's College London. Findings published today in the Journal of Nutrition reveal that high intakes of these dietary compounds are associated with lower insulin resistance...

2014-01-18 23:03:32

Diabetes Reversed reviews have been popping all over the internet and HealthAvenger.com reveals the truth about this cookbook that claims people don’t have to spend thousands of dollars to relieve the symptoms of diabetes while still worrying about possible side effects. Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Diabetes Reversed that has three big tips for eliminating the effects of diabetes, and even turning it back to those carefree pre-diabetic days has caught the attention of...

2014-01-16 12:31:23

LONDON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Asia Pacific Diabetes Management Market Growth Trends, 2013Short DescriptionThe Market Intelligence report provides critical market data for diabetes management devices and its product categories for the Asia Pacific region and its countries; Australia, China, India and Japan. The data includes market size in terms of value and volume; average selling price for each product type, growth...


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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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.