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Providence offers diabetes prevention class

Providence offers diabetes prevention class “Type 2 diabetes is one of the fastest growing diagnoses in the United States and in our area,” said registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator Linda Gooding, with Providence Diabetes Center. “…This class will help those at risk for Type 2 … Full News here – Read more on The […]

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How aggressively should doctors treat type 2 diabetes?

How aggressively should doctors treat type 2 diabetes? It used computer modeling to determine that patients over age 50 with mild to moderate type 2 diabetes — defined as having a hemoglobin A1C level of less than 9 percent — likely get a net negative effect from using insulin because their risks of … Full […]

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A Diabetes Hoarder Story

A Diabetes Hoarder Story When I was first diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes more than 25 years ago, I had no health insurance. I was young, invincible and quite frankly, I held that typical, youthful arrogance that I would never get sick. And due to my young adult perspective and … Full News here – […]

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Ask Dr. K: Strong link between diabetes, heart disease

Ask Dr. K: Strong link between diabetes, heart disease DEAR DOCTOR K: When I was diagnosed with diabetes, my doctor said I am now also at increased risk for heart disease. What's the connection? DEAR READER: The link between diabetes and cardiovascular disease is stronger than many people realize: … Full News here – Read more […]

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How to prevent heart disease, strokes, diabetes

How to prevent heart disease, strokes, diabetes KUSA – A little-known fact about the U.S. healthcare system: 80 percent of all heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes and 40 percent of all cancer can be prevented just by getting people to eat better, exercise more and stop smoking. This sounds … Full News here […]

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PCOS linked with higher risk of type 2 diabetes even in young women who are

PCOS linked with higher risk of type 2 diabetes even in young women who are … Women with polycystic ovarian syndrome, which is present in 5 to 10 percent of women of childbearing age and is associated with reproductive and metabolic dysfunction, may be at higher risk for type 2 diabetes. Previous research has shown […]

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Eli Lilly Bets Big on Diabetes, Cancer Drugs

Eli Lilly Bets Big on Diabetes, Cancer Drugs Eli Lilly (LLY) is betting new oncology and diabetes drugs will propel its top line over the next few decades. The drug giant's chief executive, John Lechleiter, said in an exclusive interview with FOX Business's Maria Bartiromo on Friday that the … Full News here – Read more […]

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Tour De Cure: Riding to stop diabetes

Tour De Cure: Riding to stop diabetes Thousands hopped on their bikes at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the annual Tour De Cure bike ride. The ride raises money and awareness for diabetes research. The event welcomed riders of all ages and abilities. Diabetes is a disease in which the … Full News here – Read […]

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Researchers envision saliva test that predicts diabetes risk

Researchers envision saliva test that predicts diabetes risk Dr. Max Goodson envisions a future in which dentists performing a routine cleaning will take a quick saliva sample to determine whether a child is at risk for type 2 diabetes, providing an early alert that could help prevent full-blown disease. Goodson … Full News here – […]

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Type 1 Diabetes Successfully Reversed With Antibody Therapy; Could There

Type 1 Diabetes Successfully Reversed With Antibody Therapy; Could There … Researchers have identified an antibody that can reverse the onset of type 1 diabetes in mice models, even after they begin showing signs of it. Now, researchers are trying to determine how to develop the therapy into a successful cure for type 1 … […]

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Why A Diabetes Camp?

Why A Diabetes Camp? "I remember my mom set up a diabetic camp near where we lived in Pennsylvania, after I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of 6. She reached out to doctors, nurses, anyone that was willing to volunteer for a camp. This was way before the … Full News […]

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Diabetes Drug May Spur Weight Loss in Obese People

Diabetes Drug May Spur Weight Loss in Obese People "Liraglutide, an injection treatment already approved for diabetes treatment, can help reduce body weight in people with obesity when used at a higher dose than is usually used in diabetes," said lead researcher Dr. John Wilding, head of the department … Full News here – Read […]

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Diabetes diagnosis inspires charity, career of Westminster graduate

Diabetes diagnosis inspires charity, career of Westminster graduate Diabetes diagnosis inspires charity, career of Westminster graduate. Story · Comments · Image (2). Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Previous Next. Alexis Ross. DAVE MUNCH/STAFF PHOTO … Full News here – Read more on Carroll County Times

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Halozyme Therapeutics Could Bring New Hope for Diabetes Patients

Halozyme Therapeutics Could Bring New Hope for Diabetes Patients The health of the U.S. population has been on a steady decline for the past several decades. Many researches have already cautioned about the obesity epidemic sweeping the nation, resulting in a myriad of secondary issues from hypertension to diabetes. Full News here – Read more […]

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Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Diabetes Self Management

Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Diabetes Self Management … Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Diabetes Self Management Education program was recently awarded the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Education Recognition Certificate acknowledging Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus … Full News here – Read more on www.app.com

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