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2015-02-24 16:29:07

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc.

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2015-02-23 16:30:16

DALLAS, February 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Weight Loss and Weight Management Market by Equipment (Fitness Equipment (Treadmill,

2015-02-21 20:20:16

On and off the track, Reed shows that diabetes doesn't stop him from living his dreams INDIANAPOLIS and ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb.

2015-02-20 12:25:02

DALLAS, February 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global and Chinese Human Insulin Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report and Human Insulin Market by Product Type (Human Insulin

2015-02-20 08:26:47

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc.

2015-02-19 16:27:39

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2013, a total of 382 Million People had diabetes and by 2030 this number is expected to rise to 552 Million.

2015-02-19 08:34:02

- Patients transitioned easily from multiple-daily insulin injections to PaQ®, which safely and effectively managed blood glucose - HORW, Switzerland, Feb.


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
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.