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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.

2011-01-04 04:06:47

Depression and diabetes appear to be associated with a significantly increased risk of death from heart disease and risk of death from all causes over a six-year period for women.

2010-12-20 16:34:00

MADISON, N.J., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly one third of pregnant women are not being screened by a simple laboratory test for gestational diabetes mellitus (gestational diabetes), according to a study of more than 900,000 American women published online today in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

2010-11-18 16:34:42

A new poll from researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and Knowledge Networks (KN) shows that many people with heart disease, diabetes or cancer believe the economic downturn is hurting their health and will have further negative impacts in the future.

2010-11-18 09:23:00

WESTPORT, Conn., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For people living with diabetes, "don't leave home without it" has an extra cautionary note.

2010-11-18 08:00:00

Prevention and management efforts, with new health resources, could improve diabetes care WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-11-11 13:57:13

A Finnish study confirms the hypothesis that infant feeding plays a role in the initiation of the disease process leading to type 1 diabetes in children carrying increased genetic disease risk.

2010-11-04 17:07:00

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP), an initiative of the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is pleased to recognize November as National Diabetes Awareness Month and Nov. 14 as World Diabetes Day.

2010-11-02 00:00:37

Danger Lurks in the Teeth of Diabetes Patients, Veteran Dentist Warns While most people know that diabetes can lead to kidney failure, strokes and heart disease, many are surprised to learn there is a dangerous relationship between poor dental health and diabetes.

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