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CGM lends long-term cost savings in type 1 diabetes

<b>Elbert S. Huang</b><p>For adults with type 1 diabetes using multiple insulin injections, continuous glucose monitoring is a cost-effective alternative to …

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<i>Not long ago, an endocrinologist emailed us to ask if we knew of any firefighters with T1D who might be able to connect with one of his newly</i> …

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Worry and Fear as the Parent of a Young Child with Type 1 Diabetes

Corina is the mother of a small child living with type 1 diabetes. Her son was diagnosed at the very young age of 10 months. In this episode of the …

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New drug could help slow down type 1 diabetes progression

A new drug has been shown to increase insulin secretion and beta cell numbers, helping to slow the progression of type 1 diabetes in mice.<p>Researchers …

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Study Says Nasal Glucagon Safely Works in Children

The study authors conclude that one 3 mg dose of nasal glucagon “was effective in treating moderate, symptomatic, hypoglycemic events in children and …

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My child has Type 1 Diabetes and life is challenging — here’s what helps

My child has Type 1 Diabetes and life is challenging — here’s what helps<p>Struggling. That’s what the mom right before me in line to check in late to …

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Understanding the signs and severity of type 1 diabetes

<b>HOUSTON</b> - Type 1 diabetes was previously referred to as juvenile diabetes, but that name is fading away because the illness can develop at any age. …

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The Neural Circuit Underlying Leptin has Been Revealed

Leptin is a molecule that is well known in obesity research; it is released by white fat cells, reducing appetite and contributing to the maintenance …

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Clinical trial tests tattoo sensor as needleless glucose monitor for diabetes patients

For Angela Valdez, being diagnosed with diabetes was an awakening. The disorder ran in her family, but she didn't think it would happen to her. And …

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Pivotal Point For Tandem Diabetes Care

TNDM's improved balance sheet health.<p>Insulin pump renewals to help drive continued growth.<p>Departure of competition in the insulin pump …

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Junk food hotspots have higher rate of type ONE diabetes: Study reveals surprising link between diet and autoimmune condition

• <b>A New York University study found that neighborhoods with a higher proportion of unhealthy food options had higher rates of type one diabetes</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

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Revolutionary 'Artificial Pancreas' Is Proving to Be Incredible For Type 1 Diabetics

Thank you, science!<p>A new study on the efficiency of the so-called 'artificial pancreas' suggests it's a huge leap in the right direction for people …

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Poor muscle health found to be another type 1 diabetes complication

Poor muscle health could be a complication of type 1 diabetes even among young, fit adults, according to researchers.<p>Scientists from Canadian …

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Vaccination and Type-1 Diabetes (part 2)

<b>Results from the Studies and References (continued)</b><p>[r6] The Swedish childhood diabetes study (1991) …

Vaccination and Type-1 Diabetes (part 1)

Every now and then I see a posting where someone asks if maybe vaccinations have something to do with causing type-1 diabetes. The following is my …

Possible Cures for Type-1 in the News (May)

<b>Phase-I Study of Of Gluten Free Diet In Honeymoon Type 1 Diabetes (Diabglut)</b><p>This trial will recruit 160 children, aged 3 to 18. It started in …

Video: Children Diagnosed With T1D Under 2 Years Old.

We interrupt this not actually scheduled blog break to tell you that there's a new group video today from the You Can Do This Project.<br>In case you …

Our feelings about the Abbott Freestyle Libre System

I just found out you can mute the noise.<p>Would I rather have them on Dexcoms? Of course. But this is a fantastic compromise for all of us.<p>Some other …

Type 1 Diabetes May Result In Muscle Complications Even In the Young: Study

According to the study, poor muscle health, is a significant complication for type 1 diabetes, along with nerve damage, heart disease and kidney …

Revolutionary ‘artificial pancreas’ could change type 1 diabetes forever

The revolutionary artificial pancreas is giving new hope for people with type 1 diabetes.<p>Up till now, diabetics have had to religiously monitor their …

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CGMs improve quality of life for people with type 1 diabetes, researchers say

Continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) can significantly enrich the lives of people with type 1 diabetes, US researchers state. A six-month trial …

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Glucose-monitoring patch could mean no more finger-pricking for diabetics

For millions of diabetics, performing finger-prick blood tests to monitor blood glucose levels is an unpleasant part of daily life. If a new …

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Socrates Companion™ Noninvasive Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring Device Successfully Measures Extended Ranges for Diabetic Population

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 11, 2018–<p>Announcing the results of validation tests completed in March 2018, Socrates Health Solutions, Inc, reports that recently completed tests on human subjects have confirmed functionality of the Socrates Noninvasive Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring Device across …

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Novel sticky patch for blood-free monitoring of blood sugar levels

Scientists have developed an adhesive patch, which can non-invasively monitor glucose levels in diabetics through the skin, potentially spelling an …

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Carbohydrate Replacement of Rice or Potato with Lentils Reduces the Postprandial Glycemic Response in Healthy Adults in an Acute, Randomized, Crossover Trial | The Journal of Nutrition

Background<p>The postprandial blood glucose response (PBGR) following carbohydrate replacement of high–glycemic index (GI) foods with pulses, in a mixed …

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Non-Invasive Skin Patch Sucks Glucose Through Skin, Measures Blood Sugar Levels

Scientists at University of Bath in the UK have developed and successfully tested an electronic patch capable of measuring glucose in the …

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PUMPD creates community for students with Type 1 diabetes

While many Tufts students have a general idea of how many calories are in their favorite foods, most are unaware of the number of carbohydrates they …

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Diabetes: Continuous glucose monitors proven cost-effective, add to quality of life for diabetics: Study of patients with type 1 diabetes shows that use of a continuous glucose monitor improves glucose control, adds to quality of life, and is cost-effective over manual testing with strips

Study of patients with type 1 diabetes shows that use of a continuous glucose monitor improves glucose control, adds to quality of life, and is …

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Adocia Initiates First-in-Human Clinical Study of BioChaperone® Pramlintide Insulin in People with Type 1 Diabetes

LYON, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:<p>ADOCIA (Paris:ADOC) (Euronext Paris: FR0011184241 – ADOC) the biopharmaceutical company focused on the …

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