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2013-07-10 19:29:07

Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center have discovered that when excessive PKC beta is found in the endothelium, the thin layer of cells that line blood vessels, atherosclerosis is exacerbated.

2013-07-02 23:01:30

Diabetes Medical ID Program provides peace of mind to those in need. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 At a small hospital in Cleburne, Texas, a suburb

2013-06-24 23:00:22

Moderate-intensity exercise reduces fat stored around the heart, in the liver and in the abdomen of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus, even in the absence of any changes in diet, according

Social Coworkers Can Help Reduce Risk Of Diabetes Development
2013-05-09 14:03:29

A new study today from the Tel Aviv University's Faculty of Management has found that social support and improved work conditions can reduce the risk of diabetes in employees. Additionally, this study holds that they can use work conditions to predict the development of diabetes in healthy employees.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.