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Recently diagnosed, challenged, or confused with Diabetes?

Diabetes can be overwhelming. Your medical team guides you on the clinical treatment of diabetes but the emotional support is paramount to the success of diabetes management. Having lived with diabetes since 1985, I can offer support to condition your way of thinking … Continue reading

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Stimulated Insulin Secretion in T1D

The common belief of people with Type 1 diabetes is that they cannot produce insulin. Based on the findings in a study out of University of Exeter Medical School, 75% of people with T1D can stimulate insulin production. We speak … Continue reading

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Minimed 530G with Enlite

The Mimined 530G with Enlite is the first insulin pump system in the US that offers superior glucose control by integrating a continuous glucose monitor that it is designed to stop delivering insulin when the sensor glucose drops to a … Continue reading

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The Artificial Pancreas Project

The challenges of diabetes make it nearly impossible to perfectly balance glucose and insulin. The Arterial Pancreas Project is the medical marvel that can help improve blood glucose for a well-balanced life with diabetes. We speak with Dr. Aaron Kowalski, … Continue reading

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Living Vertical with Steve Richert

Steve Richert has been living with Type 1 diabetes since he was 16 years old. Steve is also an active climber and determined to help other people with diabetes embrace the challenge by finding strength and self-reliance in themselves. For … Continue reading

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Possible New Therapy for Diabetic Wound Healing

Chronic wounds are among the leading cause of lower limb amputations in people with diabetes. We speak with Dr. Yue Shen, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics Umea University, to tell us about his doctoral thesis on “Plasminogen: a novel … Continue reading

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Marijuana Users Have Better bG Control

Studies have found lower rates of obesity and diabetes in marijuana users compared with people who have never used marijuana. Researchers wanted to investigate the relationship between cannabinoids and metabolic processes to better understand this relationship. To date, no study … Continue reading

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Glucose-sensitive Gel with Professor Daniel Anderson

A body without diabetes regulates blood glucose by sensing the concentration of glucose and releasing insulin, accordingly. A glucose-sensing gel is being developed in an MIT lab. We are joined by Professor Daniel Anderson PhD to tell us about an … Continue reading

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Wireless Medicine with Dr. Eric Topol

We speak with Dr. Eric Topol about how the digital world is changing the way we manage our health. Dr. Topol is a Professor of Genomics at the Scripps Institute. He is also a practicing cardiologist. He shares with us … Continue reading

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