Monthly Archives: September 2017

Gestational diabetes screening, treatment important for health of mother and child – Santa Fe New Mexican

Gestational diabetes screening, treatment important for health of mother and childSanta Fe New MexicanWhen Sarah Ricca learned she had gestational diabetes last year during her second pregnancy she was surprised. But she also understands why it happene… Continue reading

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DexCom’s shares plunge 30% after competitor launches diabetes monitor that doesn’t require finger pricks – The San Diego Union-Tribune


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DexCom’s shares plunge 30% after competitor launches diabetes monitor that doesn’t require finger pricks
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Shares of San Diego’s DexCom tumbled 30 percent this week after rival Abbott Laboratories won regulatory approval for a competing continuous glucose monitor that does not require diabetes patients to routinely prick their fingers. DexCom, the U.S
Abbott’s CGM Libre Approved by FDADiabetes In Control

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Fighting Diabetes, The ‘Silent Killer’ – CBS Chicago


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Fighting Diabetes, The ‘Silent Killer’
CBS Chicago
As of this summer, he lowered his blood sugar enough to be considered pre-diabetic. “I’ve got to keep vigilant,” Pence says. Both Pence and Dr. Wallia say awareness is key to fighting diabetes, and that’s why they’ll join CBS 2 and hundreds of others

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Examining the management of diabetes in special populations – EurekAlert (press release)

Examining the management of diabetes in special populationsEurekAlert (press release)Diabetes affects roughly 30 million Americans, and is one of the leading causes of disability and mortality. As a result, organizations such as the American Diabetes A… Continue reading

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Hightower raises $100000 for American Diabetes Association – Patriots.com


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Hightower raises $100000 for American Diabetes Association
Patriots.com
Dont’a Hightower hosted his third annual Monday Night Football watch party at Bar Louie at Patriot Place to benefit the American Diabetes Association. The event is a chance for Patriots fans to get to see some of their favorite players while supporting

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Lions clubs focus on diabetes – Midland Daily News

Lions clubs focus on diabetes
Midland Daily News
Lions Clubs International announced another focus for its members to tackle — diabetes. A local grant will help with that mission. Lions are known for working to eradicate unnecessary blindness. What many people don’t know is that diabetes can lead to …

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Diabetics can now test their blood sugar levels with a mobile device – Quartz


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Diabetics can now test their blood sugar levels with a mobile device
Quartz
People living with diabetes have to prick their fingers to check their blood sugar levels anywhere from one to seven times a day. But now, there’s a better way to monitor blood sugar. This week, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the first at
Abbott shares jump after approval for diabetes monitor; competitor DexCom crashes on surprise newsCNBC
FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For DiabetesWebMD
A New Era for Diabetes Patients: FDA Clears First Prickless Blood Sugar MonitorFortune
Chicago Tribune –Business Insider –FDA.gov –Pharmacy Times
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FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Insulin, Fiasp, for Diabetes in Adults – Medscape


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FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Insulin, Fiasp, for Diabetes in Adults
Medscape
The EU approval of Fiasp for use in insulin pumps is based on a study comparing it with conventional insulin aspart lasting just 2 weeks, but other countries may require evidence from a longer-lasting trial, Diabetes Canada spokesperson Harpreet Bajaj
FDA approves Novo Nordisk fast-acting insulin Fiasp for diabetes …Business Insider
FDA Approves Fiasp for Patients with Type 1, Type 2 DiabetesMonthly Prescribing Reference (registration)
Novo Nordisk Receives FDA Approval for Fiasp®, a New Fast-Acting Mealtime InsulinMarkets Insider
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The FDA just approved a new form of insulin – Business Insider


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The FDA just approved a new form of insulin
Business Insider
(Reuters) – The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Novo Nordisk’s fast-acting insulin to treat diabetes. The product, known as Fiasp, is designed to help diabetics control post-meal spikes in blood sugar. It is already approved in Canada
FDA Approves Fiasp for Patients with Type 1, Type 2 DiabetesMonthly Prescribing Reference (registration)
FDA Approves Fast-Acting Insulin Aspart for Diabetes TreatmentMD Magazine (registration) (blog)
FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Mealtime InsulinPharmacy Times
HIT Consultant –Healio
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Constant chaos of health care debate has diabetes patient living in fear – Dallas News


Dallas News

Constant chaos of health care debate has diabetes patient living in fear
Dallas News
Editor’s note: As part of an occasional series, The Dallas Morning News is following the stories of seven North Texans as health care reform is debated. This is an update on one of their stories. One word comes to mind when Kelli Bennett thinks ahead

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