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Researchers have developed an inexpensive and portable new device that uses nanotechnology to diagnose type-1 diabetes – a breakthrough that they claim could improve patient care worldwide and help medical experts better understand the condition.
Trial to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of LX4211 in Younger Population THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexicon
Market Size - $1,136.2 million in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 15.0%, Market Trends– Introduction of ultra-long and ultra-fast acting insulin such as Tresiba new report by Grand View Research.
New research published in Diabetologia suggests that consuming whey protein before a regular breakfast reduces the blood sugar spikes seen after meals and also improves the body's insulin response.
- Toujeo dossier already accepted by EMA - PARIS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) announced today that the U.S.
On and off the track, Reed shows that diabetes doesn't slow him down INDIANAPOLIS and ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights: -- #DiabetesChamp
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NEW YORK, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ: MNKD) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of therapeutic products for diseases such as
Insulin pumps are significantly more effective at controlling blood glucose (sugar) in people with type 2 diabetes who have failed to respond to the usual standard of care, multiple daily insulin injections.
Harm to quality of life outweighs benefits of treatment for older patients and those with negative feelings about side effects, burden of medication
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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