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A cure for type 1 diabetes?

A cure for type 1 diabetes? Massachusetts General Hospital study finds generic drug promising Research at Massachusetts General Hospital looks increasingly like a long-term cure for type 1 diabetes, with a newly released study on Thursday showing patients have normal blood sugar levels eight years after a clinical trial.…

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JDRF and ADA's Wary Response to Dr. Faustman's Findings

JDRF and ADA’s Wary Response to Dr. Denise Faustman’s Findings by ASweetLife Team Shares Today JDRF and the American Diabetes Association released a joint statement on the findings of Dr. Denise Faustman’s recently published study: On June 25, Dr. Denise Faustman presented data at the ADA’s 78th Scientific Sessions, and the information presented was published in a medical lit...…

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Twelve Years With T1D

Thirst by Khürt Williams (islandinthenet.com) On or about June 14th I was diagnosed with Diabetes Mellitus; Type 1 diabetes. The doctors called it sudden onset diabetes. Yep, it sure was sudden. Twelve years ago, I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. Through hard work and the support of my wife, family and close friends I found the strength to manage that disease. Because of a recent challenge with another autoimmune disease, my wife commented that I had forgotten how hard…

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Dream Diabetes Device Wildcard – D Blog Week #DBlogWeek

2012 Diabetes Blog Week Topics & Posts (bittersweetdiabetes.com) Back by popular demand, let's revisit this prompt from last year! Tell us what your fantasy diabetes device would be? Think of your dream blood glucose checker, the delivery system for insulin or other meds, magic carb counter, etc etc etc. The sky is the limit – what would you love to see? My dream diabetes device would be a device as compact as an iPhone. It would receive BG readings wireless…

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“Spread the Love” : D-Blog Week Day 7 - #DBlogWeek

Fourth Annual Diabetes Blog Week! (bittersweetdiabetes.com) As another Diabetes Blog Week draws to a close, let’s reflect on some of the great bloggers we’ve found this week. Give some love to three blog posts you’ve read and loved during Diabetes Blog Week, and tell us why they’re worth reading. Or share three blogs you’ve found this week that are new to you. There were a lot of great posts from people throughout the week, and I don't recall them all.…

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