Monthly Archives: July 2017

Diabetes diagnosis isn’t keeping sprinter off Brady Street hill – Quad City Times


Quad City Times

Diabetes diagnosis isn’t keeping sprinter off Brady Street hill
Quad City Times
He had multiple conversations with the training staff at Augustana and was showing the signs of diabetes, including thirst, hunger, fatigue and blurred vision. Before he even knew it, Smith could tell that his health wasn’t right. The Marion, Iowa

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11-Year-Old Marches Across America For Diabetes – CBS Local

CBS Local11-Year-Old Marches Across America For DiabetesCBS LocalNoah and his family are particularly concerned that people know the symptoms of diabetes, which include extreme thirst, fatigue, weight loss, and blurred vision. The Barnes quote a statis… Continue reading

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Can we track diabetes through Google searches? – New Atlas

New AtlasCan we track diabetes through Google searches?New AtlasType 2 diabetes is a lifestyle disease that can be brought on by a mix of factors such as diet, exercise and family history of diabetes. But diagnosing it is far from straightforward, typi… Continue reading

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Buzz About You: Couple raises funds for diabetes research – Elmira Star-Gazette


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Buzz About You: Couple raises funds for diabetes research
Elmira Star-Gazette
Adam Konopski has type 1 diabetes but that doesn’t slow him down — or keep him from helping others. Konopski and his wife Samantha, who live in Painted Post, recently raised nearly $5,000 for the American Diabetes Association by participating in the …

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Families make emotional plea for diabetes research funding – The Hill


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Families make emotional plea for diabetes research funding
The Hill
Families and advocates delivered an emotional plea for more diabetes research funding before Congress on Wednesday. People with type 1 diabetes, including over 160 children, were on hand for a hearing before the Senate Special Committee on Aging.
Cause Celeb: ‘House of Cards’ actor Paul Sparks urges Senate to …Washington Post

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Susan Collins Holds Hearing On Diabetes Research – Maine Public

Susan Collins Holds Hearing On Diabetes Research
Maine Public
Susan Collins of Maine is urging colleagues to reauthorize funding to continue research aimed at curing diabetes, which she says is a major driver of medical costs. “Treatment of diabetes accounts for 1 out of 3 Medicare dollars. In fact, medical costs
A Gray fifth grader tells the Senate that diabetes won’t curb his dreamsLewiston Sun Journal
Lakes Region boys help raise diabetes awareness at CongressKeepMEcurrent.com

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Stroudsburg Teen Addresses Senate Committee on Diabetes – PA home page

Stroudsburg Teen Addresses Senate Committee on DiabetesPA home pagePennsylvania Senator Bob Casey and the special committee on aging holding a hearing on finding a cure for type one diabetes. There is a push for increased funding to support advancement… Continue reading

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Science: Assess pre-diabetes risk…with puppies – The Business Journals

The Business JournalsScience: Assess pre-diabetes risk…with puppiesThe Business JournalsJust a minute. Would you rather spend a minute taking a pre-diabetes risk assessment or looking at adorable puppies? The American Medical Association has launched… Continue reading

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Diabetes can be tracked with our Google searches – Medical Xpress


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Diabetes can be tracked with our Google searches
Medical Xpress
The researchers looked at diabetes risk factors from two principal UK surveillance models which monitor the disease in those who are in danger of developing it, or suffer already—including gender, age, weight, body mass index, lifestyle habits (such

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Emergence of diabetes could be monitored using our Google searches – News-Medical.net

Emergence of diabetes could be monitored using our Google searchesNews-Medical.netThe emergence of Type 2 Diabetes could be more effectively monitored using our Google searches – helping public health officials keep track of the disease and halt its sp… Continue reading

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