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Fasting plasma glucose levels higher in winter, extreme temperatures

February 8, 2016

Chinese adults are more likely to have elevated fasting plasma glucose in the winter and spring compared with autumn and summer, according to recent findings.

Higher levels were also observed in extreme ambient cold and hot temperatures.

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Senate health committee considers seven biomedical innovation bills

February 8, 2016
The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions will consider seven bipartisan bills on biomedical innovation tomorrow, Feb. 9, at the first of three…
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Glucose needs drop during high-intensity exercise in type 1 diabetes

February 8, 2016
In patients with type 1 diabetes, glucose amounts necessary to maintain euglycemia during an exercise session follow an inverted U-shaped trajectory, with no external…
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Severe burn injury can alter bone metabolism

February 8, 2016
Changes in bone turnover markers suggest that severe burn injuries lead to alterations in bone metabolism that can influence bone quality and structure, according to…

ADA: Summer camp improves disease management in type 1 children

February 7, 2016
Children with type 1 diabetes who attend a diabetes summer camp showed increased self-management skills, increased diabetes knowledge and better emotional well-being…
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Diabetic Retinopathy: The Importance of Early Screening, Referral, and Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Diabetic eye disease is one of the most common causes of vision loss in the United States. As the rates of diabetes…
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VIDEO: Weight loss tips from the experts — Fitness apps are tools, not the solution for weight loss

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Managing Today's EP Challenges with NOAC Use

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.

This engaging activity featuring a superb faculty provides electrophysiologists and others with the best information…
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