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Inspirational Story About Dedication to Fight Diabetes.

I receive updates when Ann Bartlett updates her blogs on MyDiabetesCentral.com. She wrote about two people that ran across a woman and her…

Started by Cherise

0 Sep 17, 2008

Proteomics investigation suggests a group of 68 serum proteins elevated in T2 diabetes

Original article here: http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0003224 A group of Shanghai-based researchers took…

Started by tmana

0 Sep 16, 2008

senate passes the ADA Amendments Act

thought i would pass this along. September 11, 2008 Senate Passes the ADA Amendments Act By: Tyler Lewis On September 11, the U.S. Senat…

Started by debb

0 Sep 15, 2008

Beloit College football team partners against disease


Started by Charles

2 Sep 14, 2008
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Survey suggests one third of men with diabetes not familiar with the condition's symptoms.

WebMD (9/11, Wilbert) reported that, according to a survey conducted by the American Diabetes Association, "only 30 percent of men with dia…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman

1 Sep 13, 2008
Reply by Judith

Patients who tightly control diabetes immediately after diagnosis may have lower risk of complication later, study suggests.

In the Los Angeles Times's (9/10, Dennis) Booster Shots blog, Tami Dennis wrote that, for patients with diabetes, "blood glucose control is…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman

1 Sep 13, 2008
Reply by Judith

CU Releases groundbreaking diabetes study

,In the news, CGM's; "one of the most important findings in clinical diabetes research to-date." Read the Online Article. Now maybe the i…

Started by Kristy

0 Sep 11, 2008

Researchers say physical activity may offset genetic predisposition for obesity.

The AP (9/9, Tanner) reports that through a study of Amish families living in Lancaster, Pa., researchers at the University of Maryland dis…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman

0 Sep 10, 2008

Preventive medicine specialist advocates for treatment of pre-diabetes.

In the Los Angeles Times's (9/8) The M.D. column, Dr. Valerie Ulene, a board-certified specialist in preventive medicine, writes that diagn…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman

1 Sep 9, 2008
Reply by Jenny

Once weekly formulation of Byetta may control blood sugar more effectively than older, twice daily formulation, study suggests.

HealthDay (9/7, Mundell) reported, "A new once-a-week formulation of the injectable diabetes drug Byetta (exenatide) controls blood sugar e…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman

0 Sep 8, 2008




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

DHF Partners with HelpAround in an Effort to Connect People Touched by Diabetes

  Leer en español Technology has the amazing ability to ease the stress associated with diabetes; It simply makes our lives a little more bearable. That’s why we are excited to announce DHFs partnership with HelpAround. This new application will help Read on! →

La Diabetes Hands Foundation y HelpAround uniendo las personas tocadas por la diabetes

  Para nuestra comunidad de diabetes la tecnología ha venido a llenar muchos vacíos y a hacer de nuestras vidas un poco mas llevaderas. Eso mismo nos proporciona una nueva aplicación de geo-localización llamada HelpAround (Ayuda a tu alrededor). HA Read on! →

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