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From human embryonic stem cells to billions of human insulin producing cells

Harvard stem cell researchers today announced that they have made a giant leap forward in the quest to find a truly effective treatment for…

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Xeris Pharmaceuticals announces trials of dosing soluable glucagon

Xeris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Xeris"), a clinical stage, specialty biopharmaceutical company developing novel, non-aqueous formulations of…

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Combined glucose sensor and infusion set

http://newsroom.medtronic.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=251324&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1936694&highlight= Press Release Printer Friendly Ve…

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National Alliance for Hispanic Health Survey Provides Insights into Hispanic Attitudes Towards Diabetes

Results reveal Hispanics are aware of and worried about diabetes, but there is a need for better education WASHINGTON, DC, RIDGEFIELD, CT a…

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Needleless Insulin Delivering Patch | MIT-CHIEF emphasizes U.S.-China collaboration in tackling major issues through entrepreneurship

Full article HERE In 2011, China’s legislature endorsed a national five-year plan that emphasized, among other things, the need for a boost…

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Tandem Diabetes Care Expands Diabetes Data Management Access with Diasend Partnership

Full press release HERE SAN DIEGO, CA, November 12, 2014 Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), a medical device company and manufact…

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New retrospective data showed empagliflozin reduced A1C, body weight and markers of abdominal fat in adults with type 2 diabetes

See full press release HERE. RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, November 17, 2014 – Empagliflozin tablets reduced hemoglobin A1C (a measu…

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0 Nov 18

AACE - Safety Alert Regarding Blood Glucose Monitor Accuracy

AACE is issuing this safety alert to inform our members of the inaccuracy of many blood glucose monitoring systems currently available, and…

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Glooko Announces Integration of Wearable Activity and Biometric Monitors into Diabetes Management Platform

Palo Alto, California (PRWEB) November 12, 2014 Glooko Inc., announced today the integration of activity, weight and blood pressure data fr…

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Abbott FreeStyle® Libre Approved for Sale - Sensor Based Glucose Meter

Abbott has gotten EU approval for sale of it's new glucose metering system that has a sensor that lasts up to 14 days. It allows you to tes…

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33 Nov 11
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mySugr Revolutionizes Diabetes Education with New Platform for People with Diabetes

November 14th is World Diabetes Day. According to the CDC’s 2014 National Diabetes Statistics Report, 9.3% of the U.S. population (29.1 mi…

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1 Nov 11
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TCOYD launches new website for D-professionals who have type 1

TCOYD has just launched the first online collaborative group for individuals who are working in the area of diabetes and are also living…

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3 Nov 9
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FDA Approves Dexcom Share, CGM Accessory that Transmits Glucose Levels to Smartphones

October 20, 2014 FDA Approves Dexcom Share, CGM Accessory that Transmits Glucose Levels to Smartphones The FDA has approved Dexcom’s CGM re…

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From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

An eye opening experience at @CWDiabetes!

Last month, I had one of the most amazing experiences I have had with technology since I have been living with diabetes. It happened at the Focus On Technology conference organized by Children With Diabetes in Los Angeles (the first Read on! →

World Diabetes Day at REALM Charter School

REALM Charter is a middle school full of amazing young people eager to learn about World Diabetes Day. Team DHF spent the day with over 300 students and taught them about the Big Blue Test and what they can do Read on! →

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