Free Empower Diabetes Classes Begin May 2 at UT Health Northeast
4/18/2017 East Texas diabetics are encouraged to learn more, get connected, and get on top of the serious disease by attending UT Health Northeast's free Empower Diabetes classes beginning May 2 in classroom 3207 at UT Health Northeast, located at 11937 U.S. ...
Roche's Genentech Says Its Drug For Diabetes Complication Has Been Approved By FDA
4/18/2017 Roche Holding AG's Genentech said Monday afternoon that the Food and Drug Administration has approved its drug for diabetic retinopathy, a complication of diabetes that can cause blindness. The drug, Lucentis, is the first approved for patients with or ...
Ten-year-old, family, explain life with Type 1 Diabetes
4/18/2017 Leland, a perfectly happy and healthy child, was a Type 1 diabetic. Commonly referred to as Juvenile Diabetes, we now know the condition can affect people of all ages.
The payoff would be huge if Apple or Alphabet solved this 'really tough' diabetes problem
4/18/2017 Biotechnology experts said such a breakthrough would make the Apple Watch a must-have device for millions of people with diabetes. "There is definitely a huge market opportunity here," said Steve Pacelli, executive vice president of strategy and ...
Obesity and Diabetes Might Be Treated by Targeting Two BAT Cell Receptors
4/18/2017 Both receptors, TRPM8 and TRPP3, are associated with the creation of BAT in humans and may be activated by certain foods, and possibly the envisioned new drugs.
Fayetteville cyclist battles to become pro despite diabetes diagnosis
4/18/2017 He bleeds a little bit before each bike race. One burgundy drop, squeezed out of his newly pricked index finger is all he needs. His blood tells him what to eat, when to eat it and whether or not his type 1 diabetes is going to give him a chance to win ...
Commentary: Misguided proposal sets Nevada back in the fight against diabetes
4/18/2017 Diabetes is one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in Nevada. More than 12 percent of Nevadans have diabetes and, in 2012, diabetes was the seventh leading cause of death in the state. Legislative leaders could work to help address the diabetes ...
Declines in CV events, mortality comparable between adults with diabetes, general population
4/18/2017 Mortality and incidence of cardiovascular outcomes decreased in Sweden from 1998 to 2014 in adults with diabetes. Although rates of nonfatal cardiovascular events dropped further for those with diabetes than those for the general population, the ...
BetaBuddy empowers youths with diabetes
4/18/2017 From sunrise to sunset, children with diabetes regularly check blood sugars, plan meals and pump insulin. They prick their finger between seven and 15 times.
Johnson & Johnson Explores Options for Diabetes Care Unit
4/18/2017 Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ) continues to evaluate options for its diabetes care business, said chief financial officer Dominic Caruso on an earnings call Tuesday.