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Local Nurse Practitioner Speaks On Ways To Detect Diabetes – WABI


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Local Nurse Practitioner Speaks On Ways To Detect Diabetes
WABI
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention or CDC, approximately 7 million people who have diabetes go undiagnosed. “Very common a lot of people do not know they have type diabetes. They are walking around asymptomatic because it can
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Day In The Life: Jeweler To The Stars Juggles Business, A Baby And A Diabetes Diagnosis – Forbes


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Day In The Life: Jeweler To The Stars Juggles Business, A Baby And A Diabetes Diagnosis
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Three years later, Smith’s handmade jewelry brand Mignonne Gavigan, known for its beaded scarf necklaces and oversized earrings, employs a team of eight women in NYC, is carried at major retailers like Bergdorf Goodman and Neiman Marcus, and is adored

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Teen Honored For Her Work With Diabetes – PA home page


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Teen Honored For Her Work With Diabetes
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When Lorynn was 10 years-old, her dad died from complications with Type 1 Diabetes. Around the same time, she was diagnosed with the disease. “His life ended as my diagnosis began. So that was a little hard,” says Lorynn Watt of Stroudsburg. Lorynn

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Trend toward self-management fuels growth of diabetes device sales – Drug Store News

Trend toward self-management fuels growth of diabetes device salesDrug Store NewsWith the increasing trend of self-management and the rising awareness around the diabetes disease state within developing countries, blood glucose meters can be utilized t… Continue reading

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8 simple diabetes prevention tips for families – Today.com


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8 simple diabetes prevention tips for families
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Looking for a diabetes prevention action plan? You don’t have to change your life a lot, just a little, to make a big difference for you and your family. More than 30 million Americans live with the disease, according to the latest statistics. It’s on

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Trial suggests way to personalize heart health in diabetes – Science Daily

Trial suggests way to personalize heart health in diabetes
Science Daily
But back in 2008, the ACCORD (Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes) trial made a paradoxical finding, says Alessandro Doria, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., a senior investigator in Joslin’s Section on Genetics and Epidemiology. Among people with

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Preventing, delaying and treating diabetes – Colorado Springs Gazette

Capital Public Radio NewsPreventing, delaying and treating diabetesColorado Springs GazetteFor type 2 diabetes, though it can be a matter of genetic predisposition, there are many ways to prevent or delay onset. A crucial step is a healthy diet. It is … Continue reading

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Type 1 diabetes as common in adults as children, but many adults misdiagnosed – EurekAlert (press release)


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Type 1 diabetes as common in adults as children, but many adults misdiagnosed
EurekAlert (press release)
Type 1 diabetes is not predominantly a ‘disease of childhood’ as previously believed, but is similarly prevalent in adults, new research published in the Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology shows. Research by the University of Exeter Medical School using
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Diabetes hits hard in California, which spends billions on treatment, little on prevention – LA Daily News


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Diabetes hits hard in California, which spends billions on treatment, little on prevention
LA Daily News
A teenage girl walks the hardscrabble streets of Richmond, a Bay Area city, rapping about the challenges of drugs, violence—and diabetes. Here, she says, big dreams are “coated in sugar,” and innocence is “corrupted with Coke bottles and Ho Ho

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Semma raises $114 million for Type 1 diabetes treatment – Axios

AxiosSemma raises $114 million for Type 1 diabetes treatmentAxiosSemma Therapeutics has raised $114 million in a new funding round that will help the biotech startup test its novel treatment for Type 1 diabetes in humans. Cowen, which just financed $10… Continue reading

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