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Insulin Pill May Delay Type 1 Diabetes in Some
Researchers tested the effect of insulin pills on 560 children and adults whose relatives had type 1 diabetes. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oral Insulin Doesn't Stop Type 1 Diabetes in Those at Risk Oral Insulin Doesn't Stop Type 1 Diabetes in Those at Risk
The largest trial to date of oral insulin finds no protective effect in individuals with autoantibodies at high risk of developing type 1 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Kenya:Diabetes - Playing the 'Feminine Card'
[Capital FM] Nairobi -People with type 1 diabetes can lead long, active lives if they carefully monitor their glucose, make the needed lifestyle changes, and adhere to the treatment plan. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Insulin Pill May Delay Type 1 Diabetes in Some
TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 -- It's often said that timing is everything. New research suggests this may be true when giving an insulin pill to try to prevent or delay type 1 diabetes. Researchers tested the effect of insulin pills on 560 children and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 21, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: Do NOT ignore these warning signs of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
DIABETES can be a difficult disease to spot but there are certain warning signs people can look out for. Some of the symptoms of type 1 and type 2 diabetes include thrush and excessive thirst. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Papers of note in Science Translational Medicine 9 (416)
This week’s articles describe why pulmonary hypertension often arises with lung cancer; a way to interrupt the autoimmune response in type 1 diabetes; and a marker through which to screen patients for response to MSC therapy and risk for graft-versus-host disease. (Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment)
Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment - November 21, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Ferrarelli, L. K. Tags: STKE Editors ' Choice Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Type 1 diabetes: Could modified blood stem cells lead to a cure?
Researchers found that modifying blood stem cells to raise their levels of a T cell-blocking protein called PD-L1 reversed hyperglycemia in diabetic mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Chemical used in laundry detergent may help develop bioartificial pancreas
Chemicals used commonly in laundry detergents for their oxygen-producing properties may help advance type 1 diabetes research, by providing cells that produce insulin with the extra oxygen they need, a study inBiomaterials Science suggests. Phys.org (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 17, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes (Mellitus, Type 1 and Type 2)
Diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2) (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 17, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Boston Children's reverses type 1 diabetes in mice
Researchers at Boston Children ’s Hospital are looking to begin clinical trials on a treatment that has the potential to cure type 1 diabetes using a patients own blood cells. Researchers from the hospital said they successfully used the treatment to reverse type 1 diabetes in mice. All the mice were cured of diabetes in the s hort term, and a third of the mice were cured for the duration of their lives. The findings were published Wednesday in the journal Science Translational Medicine. “There’s… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Can a common ingredient in laundry detergent help advance diabetes research?
(Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center) Being able to build a bioartificial pancreas offers the potential to cure type 1 diabetes. A major challenge with the effort is how to supply the structure with enough oxygen to keep the cells alive. Now, new research suggests that oxygen-generating compounds found in some laundry detergents may play a key role. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Immune Checkpoint Found Lacking in Type 1 Diabetes
Boosting levels of a the immunosuppressive protein PD-L1 in blood stem cells halts diabetes in a mouse model of the disease. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - November 15, 2017 Category: Science Tags: Daily News,News & Opinion Source Type: news

Young diabetic patients at higher risk of sudden cardiac death
According to research presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, young people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes are at greater risk of sudden cardiac death.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 14, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

World Diabetes Day 2017 supports women ’s rights to a healthy future
Today, 14 November, is World Diabetes Day. The theme for this year’s campaign is “Women and diabetes ‒ our right to a healthy future”. The campaign aims to promote the importance of affordable and equitable access for all women at risk of or living with diabetes to the essential diabetes medicines and technologies, self-management education and information they require to achieve optimal diabetes outcomes and to prevent type 2 diabetes. Diabetes is a menacing pandemic as it remains hidden throughout most of the world – with up to half of all people with diabetes globally remaining undiagnosed. Di...
Source: WHO EMRO News - November 14, 2017 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Majority of diabetes patients ‘don’t feel in control of condition’
More than two thirds of patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes are not confident they are in control of their condition, a major new survey has suggested. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - November 14, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Health system ‘all too often’ lets down people with diabetes
They need more support for psychological health and better access to technology and treatments Related items fromOnMedica Overview of type 1 diabetes Impaired glucose regulation (pre-diabetes) Cures and solutions for diabetes — but not for all Many patients ignore symptoms of diabetes NHS must hold CCGs accountable for poor diabetes care (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 14, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: Do NOT ignore these warning signs of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
DIABETES can be a difficult disease to spot but there are certain warning signs people can look out for. Some of the symptoms of type 1 and type 2 diabetes include thrush and excessive thirst. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise Tied to Lower Odds of Premature Death With Type 1 Diabetes Exercise Tied to Lower Odds of Premature Death With Type 1 Diabetes
People with type 1 diabetes who exercise - and the more the better - are less likely to die prematurely than their sedentary counterparts, according to a study published online October 26 in Diabetes Care.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Exercise tied to lower odds of premature death with type 1 diabetes
(Reuters Health) - People with type 1 diabetes who exercise - and the more the better - are less likely to die prematurely than their sedentary counterparts, a recent study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Stress is bad for your health. Today's political uncertainty makes it worse
Americans are exposed to one of the most damaging sources of stress: uncertainty. The assault on our fundamental sense of security can make us sickOutclassed: The Secret Life of Inequality is our new column about class.Read all articles hereDavid Dobbs ’ 13-year-old daughter has type 1 diabetes. Since 2015, the 59-year-old freelance writer and author has relied on Obamacare, officially known as the Affordable Care Act (ACA), to help pay for his daughter’s insulin, blood testing supplies and other medical needs. But as the endless series of cli ffhangers over the fate of the ACA continues, Dobbs says he’s ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 7, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Maia Szalavitz Tags: Inequality Health Science Society US healthcare Source Type: news

A Quest: Insulin-Releasing Implant For Type-1 Diabetes
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Source: NPR Health and Science - November 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Joe Palca Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Rosacea Clinical Pearls / ACE Inhibitors, Statins & Type 1 Diabetes / Conn. Primary Care Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Here's what we chose for you from NEJM Group today:NEJM Resident 360: Clinical Pearls: … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 3, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Drugs to treat diabetes are well tolerated in teenagers
Study gives insight into long-term complications Related items fromOnMedica Overview of type 1 diabetes Insulin pumps linked to fewer diabetes complications Study claims medical treatment can reverse type 2 diabetes Statin use link to heightened type 2 diabetes risk in some people Send children with suspected diabetes to hospital immediately, GPs urged (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 2, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

ACE Inhibitors, Statins in Teen Type 1 Diabetes: No Albumin Drop ACE Inhibitors, Statins in Teen Type 1 Diabetes: No Albumin Drop
"These drugs should remain first-line therapy in adolescents with hypertension or hyperlipidemia, but their use in high-risk individuals to provide cardiorenal protection is more controversial," says the senior study author.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Type 3c Diabetes Misdiagnosed; Patients at Risk of Complications Type 3c Diabetes Misdiagnosed; Patients at Risk of Complications
Diabetes as a result of pancreatic disease is more common than type 1 diabetes but is misdiagnosed as type 2 almost 90% of the time, putting sufferers at increased risk of poor care, warn UK researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Enough vitamin D could prevent diabetes
Enough vitamin D during childhood could lower risk of type 1 diabetes for those who are genetically susceptible to the condition, a study inDiabetessuggests.Medical News Today (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - October 26, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Pioneering techniques could lead to new diabetes treatments
EU-funded researchers have pioneered new techniques to treat type 1 diabetes, which on their own have significant market potential. Taken together, these breakthroughs could lead to effective cell-based treatments of a condition that affects millions of people. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - October 26, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: news

Vitamin D could PREVENT type 1 diabetes: Study of blood reveals condition breakthrough
DIABETES risk could be reduced by getting more sunlight and vitamin D, research has revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D in childhood prevents type 1 diabetes
Researchers from the University of Colorado built on previous research that vitamin D primes certain cells in the immune system to better fight infection. Type 1 diabetes is on the rise, particularly in children. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vitamin D might prevent type 1 diabetes
Higher levels of vitamin D in infancy and childhood may protect children against islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes, a new study suggests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Money Might Motivate Kids With Type 1 Diabetes to Test More Money Might Motivate Kids With Type 1 Diabetes to Test More
When offered financial incentives, adolescents with type 1 diabetes might perform more blood glucose tests, but other measures are likely necessary to spur improved glycemic control.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - October 24, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Statin use link to heightened type 2 diabetes risk in some people
30% higher risk of diabetes in susceptible individuals Related items fromOnMedica Statins' side effects have been overstated, study suggests Starting statins not beneficial in many older adults Taking statins linked to improved heart structure and function Almost 12 million more people should be on statins Metformin doesn ’t help HbA1c in teens with type 1 diabetes (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 24, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Enough vitamin D when young associated with lower risk of diabetes-related autoimmunity
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) Getting enough vitamin D during infancy and childhood is associated with a reduced risk of islet autoimmunity among children at increased genetic risk for type 1 diabetes, according to a study published this week in the journal Diabetes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How NFL quarterback Jay Cutler copes with type 1 diabetes
Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler, 34, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2008. He wears an insulin pump to keep his blood sugar levels under control. He also has cut most carbs from his diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dapagliflozin:'Helpful Strategy' for T1D? Dapagliflozin:'Helpful Strategy' for T1D?
Research presented at EASD 2017 shows that dapagliflozin may reduce insulin requirements with a low risk of adverse effects in patients with type 1 diabetes.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Anti Alzheimer ’ s diet
Despite what the mainstream media is telling you, sugar is not your enemy. Your body evolved to eat sweet foods. In fact, it’s how our ancestors knew a food growing in the wild was safe to eat and healthy. But your body did not evolve to eat starchy, high carbohydrate sugars from bread, pasta, cereal and other grains. Ever since we were told to eat low fat, this has been the bulk of the our diet. The result has been a modern epidemic of obesity and diabetes. At the same time, we face skyrocketing rates of dementia and Alzheimer’s. Big Pharma has been trying for decades to come...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 19, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cathy Card Tags: Anti-Aging Source Type: news

DIY artificial pancreas efforts gain diabetes organization's support
Efforts to build artificial pancreas (AP) systems under open protocols will get a boost from JDRF, a multinational group that funds Type 1 diabetes research and other programs. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 18, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Type 1 Diabetes doubles in Mississippi children, are vaccines to blame?
(Natural News) While many people are aware that type 2 diabetes is a primary health concern here in the United States, it turns out type 1 diabetes is on the rise in children as well. Type 1 diabetes is characterized by the body’s inability to produce insulin and is generally considered to be a chronic... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Related Are Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease? How Related Are Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease?
In high-risk children, co-occurrence of autoimmunity to type 1 diabetes and celiac disease is higher than would be expected in the general population, according to a large, prospective birth cohort study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Glycaemic control improved with insulin pump use
Young people with type 1 diabetes using insulin pumps exhibit improved glycemic control and lower incidence of hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis, according to findings published in theJournal of the American Medical Association. Medscape (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - October 13, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Johns Hopkins scientists help show links between genes, body tissues
(Johns Hopkins University) A research team is assessing how a person's genetic profile affects his body. The results could help show how individual genetic differences contribute to disease and guide treatments for heritable disorders such as Alzheimer's, high cholesterol or Type 1 diabetes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 12, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Insulin pumps linked to fewer diabetes complications
Pumps also associated with better glycaemic control and lower insulin dosage than injections Related items fromOnMedica Glycosylated haemoglobin (HbA1c) and screening for diabetes Metformin doesn ’t help HbA1c in teens with type 1 diabetes Glucose self-monitoring may not improve control in non-insulin-treated type 2 diabetes Bionic pancreas outperforms insulin pump (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 12, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Pump May Beat Shots for Type 1 Diabetes
Title: Pump May Beat Shots for Type 1 DiabetesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/10/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/11/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - October 11, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Pump may beat shots for type 1 diabetes
Insulin pump therapy may offer better blood sugar control and fewer complications than daily injections of the vital hormone, new German research suggests. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - October 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Insulin Pumps Tied to Fewer Type 1 Diabetes Complications in Young Patients (FREE)
By Amy Orciari Herman Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Lorenzo Di Francesco, MD, FACP, FHM Young patients with type 1 diabetes may experience fewer disease complications with insulin pump therapy than with multiple daily injections, according to an … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - October 11, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Fiasp (insulin aspart) for the Treatment of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
Discovered and developed by Novo Nordisk, Fiasp ® (insulin aspart) is a fast-acting insulin analogue indicated for the treatment of adults with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - October 10, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Can insulin pumps work better than injections for kids with diabetes?
(Reuters Health) - Children and teens with type 1 diabetes who use insulin pumps may have better-controlled blood sugar and fewer complications than youth who inject insulin, a new study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

What's Behind the Link Between Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease?
(MedPage Today) -- Real culprit may not lie in our genes, but in our environment (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - October 10, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news