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Closing in on a cure for Type One Diabetes

RESEARCHERS SAY THEY MAY BE CLOSING IN ON A CURE FOR TYPE ONE DIABETES. RESEARCHERS AT WAKE FOREST’S INSTITUTE FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE SAY THEY’VE DISCOVERED THAT A PROTEIN CALLED I- HOP CAN HELP THE BODY REGULATE BLOOD SUGAR LEVELS. THEY SAY THE FINDING COULD RESHAPE THE WAY DOCTORS TREAT PATIENTS WITH TYPE ONE DIABETES. IT […]

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Nutrition Labels and Diabetes Management

University of Alabama Student, Dana Lewis, discusses the importance of nutrition and nutrition labels in helping with diabetes management.

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Diabetes Myths

What’s true and what’s false when it comes to diabetes. We talked to a diabetes educator about a couple of myths. The first involves the amount of sugar you eat. Some people say eating too much sugar cause diabetes? That is not the case. Eating too much sugar does not cause diabetes. In type 1 […]

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Types of Diabetes and Symptoms

Statistics show that one in five Americans has prediabetes and millions are living with the disease without even knowing it. But fortunately there are organizations working to end that. Now, joining me this morning from the American Diabetes Association is Christina Bickley, and she’s joined by Sandy Burns, who has diabetes. Now, first of all, […]

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Predicting Who Will Get Type One Diabetes

It’s the second most common chronic condition in childhood. Type one diabetes affects almost two million individuals, typically attacking children and young adults. Medical experts say they can now predict who will get type one diabetes and now, medical teams at Vanderbilt are testing a way to stop the disease from developing. And one young […]

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