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Diabetes and Your Brain: A Joslin Roundtable | Speaking of Diabetes

There’s an app for that? AADE 2013 Presents the Latest and Greatest in Smartphone Apps for Diabetes Management

<i>A round up of the best and most current apps for diabetes presented at this year’s American Association for Diabetes Educators (AADE).</i><p>This year’s …

Diabetes App for Safe Drinking - Diabetes Self-Management

If you have Type 1 diabetes and are thinking of drinking alcohol, you’ll want to check out a new, free app from Pool Hospital Diabetes Center.<p>For …

MRI May Predict Heart Attack and Stroke Risk in People with Diabetes

Whole-body MRI may serve as a valuable noninvasive tool for assessing the risk of heart attack and stroke in diabetic patients, according to a new …

Diabetes - Find Community, News, Information on Diabetes

A 2018 study suggests that not only what you eat, but how much you eat and when may have significant effects on weight loss and blood glucose control.<p>…

Harvard Researchers Find Potential Clue to Solving Type 1 Diabetes | News | The Harvard Crimson

In a recent study conducted by the Hotamisligil Laboratory at the Harvard School of Public Health, a group of scientists discovered that a naturally …

My Experience With Medtronic's Enlite CGM System.

<i>Because t</i><i>his post seems to be getting a lot of traffic via Google searches</i><i>, I want to update it with a couple of thoughts:</i><p><i>I am very aware that</i> <i>trying</i> …

Comparison of CGM's: Dexcom G4 vs Medtronic Enlite

CGM Comparison, Medtronic Enlite vs Dexcom G4<p>A friend in Europe has made an excellent comparison of these CGM's. He wore both CGM's for 18 months and …

A BG Breathalyzer?

Right now, having to blow into a breathalyzer usually spells trouble. But in the future, could people with diabetes rejoice at the possibility of …

New research shows health benefits of wild blueberries for diabetics

This new research, published today in the journal Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, shows that regular long-term wild blueberry diets …

Webcasting = Wave of the Future for Diabetes Education?

We all need a little diabetes education refresher from time to time. That's a given.<p>Of course we can make an appointment to see our provider …

of Dexcom, FDA and Pump Integration

Like a lot of folks I have been waiting to see the Dexcom CGM integrated with insulin pumps to provide a better system for people with diabetes. Like …

Sexual Health | Speaking of Diabetes

Study Links Certain Environmental Toxins With Diabetes - Diabetes Self-Management

We have written in the past about the potential link between certain chemicals, such as bisphenol-A, phthalates, and air pollutants, among others, …

Injectable Hylenex May Boost Insulin Absorption

Hurry up, insulin!<p>How many times have we PWDs (people with diabetes) had that thought, wishing our darn insulin would kick in and start working to …

Could Marijuana Be the Next Big Diabetes Treatment?

The drug seems to control insulin, but Merck, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi and the rest of the diabetes-drug makers don't have anything to worry about.<p>It …