Monthly Archives: September 2017

Change the Life You Live: Diabetes program – Washington Times Herald

Change the Life You Live: Diabetes program
Washington Times Herald
Diabetes touches almost every part of your life. It’s a serious, lifelong condition, but there’s a lot you can do to protect your health. Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center is offering, “Change the Life you Live: Diabetes.” These classes offer

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Cellular calcium handling in diabetes – Medical Xpress


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Cellular calcium handling in diabetes
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Tight regulation of calcium levels in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) – a cellular organelle with multiple functions – contributes to insulin secretion by pancreatic beta cells. Although ER calcium handling is perturbed in diabetes, the molecular

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Congress should extend Special Diabetes Program for the US – The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Congress should extend Special Diabetes Program for the USThe San Luis Obispo TribuneAs Congress considers legislation to reform health care, one program I hope all of our leaders will work to renew is the Special Diabetes Program. As someone who has l… Continue reading

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Can This Be Causing the Rise in Obesity and Diabetes? – Big Think

Big ThinkCan This Be Causing the Rise in Obesity and Diabetes?Big ThinkLoladze speculates that carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere are increasing carbohydrate levels in plants, which has a direct effect on our nutritional intake as well as obesity … Continue reading

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Can This Be Causing the Rise in Obesity and Diabetes? – Big Think

Big ThinkCan This Be Causing the Rise in Obesity and Diabetes?Big ThinkLoladze speculates that carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere are increasing carbohydrate levels in plants, which has a direct effect on our nutritional intake as well as obesity … Continue reading

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UIC Researchers Create Voice-Enabled Coach to Manage Type 2 Diabetes – Chicago Tonight | WTTW


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UIC Researchers Create Voice-Enabled Coach to Manage Type 2 Diabetes
Chicago Tonight | WTTW
To help newly diagnosed patients adjust, Ajilore and fellow researchers at UIC created DiaBetty, described as a diabetes coach and educator that’s sensitive and responsive to a patient’s mood. Using voice-enabled technology, DiaBetty is programmed to …

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FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For Diabetes – WebMD


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FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For Diabetes
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THURSDAY, Sept. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The first fingerstick-free blood sugar monitoring system for adults with diabetes has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System features a …
Abbott shares jump after approval for diabetes monitor; competitor DexCom crashes on surprise newsCNBC
FDA Approves First-Ever Blood Sugar Monitor That Doesn’t Require a FingerstickFortune
Diabetics can now test their blood sugar levels with a mobile deviceQuartz
Chicago Tribune –Business Insider –FDA.gov –Pharmacy Times
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FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For Diabetes – WebMD


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FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For Diabetes
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THURSDAY, Sept. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The first fingerstick-free blood sugar monitoring system for adults with diabetes has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System features a …
Abbott shares jump after approval for diabetes monitor; competitor DexCom crashes on surprise newsCNBC
A New Era for Diabetes Patients: FDA Clears First Prickless Blood Sugar MonitorFortune
Abbott wins FDA approval for diabetes device that doesn’t require …Chicago Tribune
Business Insider –FDA.gov –Endocrinology Advisor –Abbott MediaRoom
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Why Some People With Diabetes Reject Insulin Treatments – HuffPost


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Why Some People With Diabetes Reject Insulin Treatments
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“If the patient does not start insulin therapy and does not initiate any other changes to bring their blood sugar levels down, their blood sugar can stay high for years, leading to diabetes complications such as blindness, kidney failure and heart

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Increasing Salt Intake Tied to Diabetes Risk – Anti Aging News


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Increasing Salt Intake Tied to Diabetes Risk
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However, the only good news this study has for salt is that they didn’t look at salt as increasing the risk of Diabetes,” stated Dr. Ronald Klatz, President of the A4M, Sept. 25, 2017. (HealthDay News) — High levels of salt consumption may increase an

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