Latest Joslin Diabetes Center Stories

2011-01-25 00:02:22

Parents and Clinicians to Learn About the Challenges and Opportunities of Raising a Child With Type 1 Diabetes at Free Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Summit Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 24, 2011 On Saturday, January 29th, hundreds of parents and clinicians from up and down the East Cost will have the opportunity to hear first-hand from some of the country’s most prominent researchers about the latest developments in the prevention, management and cure of type 1 diabetes.

2011-01-24 15:12:59

Strokes are a leading cause of mortality and adult disability.

2011-01-06 13:59:49

A simpler form of testing individuals with risk factors for diabetes could improve diabetes prevention efforts by substantially increasing the number of individuals who complete testing and learn whether or not they are likely to develop diabetes.

2010-12-20 18:57:24

In some adults, the white fat cells that we all stockpile so readily are supplemented by a very different form of fat—brown fat cells, which can offer the neat trick of burning energy rather than storing it.

2010-12-09 15:28:00

A Statement from JDRF President and CEO, Jeffrey Brewer NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Today Congress passed a multi-year renewal of the Special Diabetes Program (SDP), ensuring that studies on promising diabetes treatments and avenues toward a cure continue uninterrupted.

2010-11-30 14:23:41

Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center have discovered that diabetes is able to affect how much cholesterol the brain is able to produce.

2010-11-12 15:24:00

Makes Promise to Cure Millions Living with Diabetes MIAMI, Nov.

2010-11-11 07:30:00

NATICK, Mass., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced its sponsorship of "World Diabetes Day" for the third year in a row.

2010-11-10 00:00:40

BHI Urges People with Diabetes to Get Their Hearing Checked and Joins in Global Effort to Promote World Diabetes Day The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is raising awareness of the link between diabetes and hearing loss and is urging anyone with diabetes to get their hearing checked as part of the global effort to promote World Diabetes Day, which is celebrated every year on November 14.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.