Monthly Archives: March 2017

Raiders DT Dan Williams takes diabetes cause to Capitol Hill – 247Sports (blog)


247Sports (blog)

Raiders DT Dan Williams takes diabetes cause to Capitol Hill
247Sports (blog)
He promoted diabetes awareness for the league’s week of “My Cause, My Cleats,” as did Raiders teammates Seth Roberts and Clive Walford. A former first-round draft pick, Williams has been in the NFL since 2010 and is heading into his third season with

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Arizona youth joins tribal officials to push for continued diabetes program funding – Arizona Capitol Times

Arizona Capitol TimesArizona youth joins tribal officials to push for continued diabetes program fundingArizona Capitol TimesAlton Villegas, 11, is a member of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, which is plagued by diabetes. He charmed a Se… Continue reading

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Frontline Homecare Professionals Make a Difference in Keeping Diabetes In Check – Huffington Post


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Frontline Homecare Professionals Make a Difference in Keeping Diabetes In Check
Huffington Post
When a 92-year-old woman with dementia in my company’s managed long term care (MLTC) plan had to switch from oral diabetes medication to insulin recently, Yael Reich, a nurse diabetes specialist with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY), …

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FirstCare Health Plans Wins Texas Diabetes Council Award – Yahoo Finance

FirstCare Health Plans Wins Texas Diabetes Council AwardYahoo FinanceAUSTIN, Texas, March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In late 2016, FirstCare Health Plans received word from the Texas Diabetes Council (TDC) and the Texas Department of State Health Service… Continue reading

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​Eat 3 Servings Of This a Week to Cut Your Diabetes Risk By 35% – Men’s Health


Men’s Health

​Eat 3 Servings Of This a Week to Cut Your Diabetes Risk By 35%
Men’s Health
After analyzing the food consumption of 3,349 people at high risk of heart disease but without type 2 diabetes, they discovered that those who ate about 3 servings a week of lentils, chickpeas, beans, and peas were 35 percent less likely to develop
Eat legumes to reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes by 35%Daily Mail
Eat legumes to cut the risk of Type 2 diabetesHindustan Times
Eating Legumes May Reduce Diabetes Risk by 35 Per CentNDTV
Diabetes.co.uk –Malay Mail Online
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Lucozade is changing its formula and people with diabetes have been warned that they need to take care – The Sun


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Lucozade is changing its formula and people with diabetes have been warned that they need to take care
The Sun
Hypoglycaemia, often referred to as a “hypo”, can be a side-effect of insulin and taking some diabetes medications. A Diabetes charity spokesperson said: “A blood glucose level below 4mmol/L is considered hypoglycaemia and if you have frequent low

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Youth with diabetes need vision loss screening – Reuters

Youth with diabetes need vision loss screeningReutersThe American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends screening for diabetic retinopathy five years after an initial diabetes diagnosis for youth with type 1 diabetes while the American Diabetes Associati… Continue reading

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Youth with diabetes need vision loss screening – WHTC

Youth with diabetes need vision loss screening
WHTC
“More youth now than ever are being diagnosed with diabetes. By 2050, the prevalence with type 1 will triple and the prevalence with type 2 will quadruple, with the greatest increase in minority populations,” said lead study author Dr. Sophia Wang of

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Diabetes: Kids and Type 1 Diabetes – myfox8.com

myfox8.comDiabetes: Kids and Type 1 Diabetesmyfox8.comThe incidence of type 1 diabetes, previously known as juvenile diabetes, has been steadily rising in the United States. Type 1 diabetes is an auto-immune disease in which the body is destroying the … Continue reading

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Taking diabetes prevention across borders – Yahoo Finance

Taking diabetes prevention across borders
Yahoo Finance
“We’re committed to working with Osler to provide enhanced access to diabetes prevention and care initiatives through the Global Health Program and At Risk Clinic,” said Lisa Ritchie , Senior Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer, Sun Life Financial.

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