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INVOKANA((TM) )offers a new approach to treatment TORONTO, May 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Janssen Inc.
European Commission approves third product from the Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Diabetes alliance RIDGEFIELD, Conn.
With the discovery of a compound that can slow the degradation of insulin in animals, scientists at Harvard have opened the door to a potential new treatment for diabetes.
DUBLIN, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vzwl7f/insulin_pumps)
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With growing diabetes concerns, Rx Care Pharmacy delivers vital information about the disease and how to help prevent and manage it. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May
A new study reveals that two large meals - breakfast and lunch (with the same calorie count as six smaller meals) - are better for controlling weight and BG.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnis Health, a value leader in diabetes monitoring systems,
--- Data Presented at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 23rd Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress --- BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeritas,
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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