Oct 31

New tool helps make sense of previous genetic data on multiple sclerosis, type 1 diabetes, other diseases

Scores of autoimmune diseases afflicting one in 12 Americans - ranging from type 1 diabetes, to multiple sclerosis (MS), to rheumatoid arthritis, to asthma - mysteriously cause the immune system to...

Oct 30

FDA OKs new AstraZeneca diabetes combo pill

AstraZeneca said Thursday it received U.S. approval for a new diabetes medication that combines its drug Farxiga with an older drug used to control blood sugar levels. The Food and Drug Administration ...

Oct 30

Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Solutions Companies Join The Joslin Institute for Technology Translation (JITT) As Founding …

The Joslin Institute for Technology Translation today announced that three Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Solutions Companies, LifeScan, Inc., Animas Corporation and Calibra Medical, Inc., have joined JITT as Founding Members and as members of JITT’s Advisory Board.

Oct 30

Health experts: perfect storm of diabetes and tuberculosis must be headed off

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) and the World Diabetes Foundation have released a report calling for international action against a looming co-epidemic of...

Oct 30

Diabetes 'out of control' in most parts of England

Those living in East London and West Suffolk faring worst for uncontrolled disease, according to the latest statistics

Oct 30

'Postcode lottery' in diabetes care

The large differences in the proportion and treatment of people with diabetes and high blood pressure in England are unveiled in a new interactive online map.

Oct 29

Why we are on the verge of diabetes & tuberculosis epidemic

Figures show that diabetes triples the risk of a person developing TB, and experts fear that with diabetes rates soaring, recent progress in tackling TB could go into reverse.

Oct 29

Novu Releases Results of Diabetes Prevention Program Pilot

Novu today announced the results of its Diabetes Prevention Program pilot program. Novu’s platform is configured to digitally deliver protocols to consumers in either fully self-directed programs or in programs augmented by care managers, in this case dietitians.

Oct 29

American Diabetes Association Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes Event in Texas Helps Local Community “Make the Link …

In conjunction with the Make the Link! Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke initiative from the American Diabetes Association and sponsored by Medtronic, a “Step Out: Walk to Stop Di

Oct 29

TB-diabetes co-epidemic looms, experts warn

A report warned Wednesday of a looming tuberculosis-diabetes epidemic as the two diseases intertwine in many countries, driven in part by a rise in unhealthy lifestyles.

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