1. Stem Cell Breakthrough in the Quest for Type 1 Diabetes Cure

    A cure for diabetes could be imminent after scientists discovered how to make huge quantities of insulin-producing cells, in a breakthrough hailed as significant as antibiotics. Harvard University has, for the first time, managed to manufacture the millions of beta cells required for transplantation. The groundbreaking research marks the culmination...
  2. Why I Love Diabetes

    I knew No One With Diabetes My very first day as a student nurse was spent on a surgical ward. On that day I was given the opportunity & privilege to nurse six patients. Every one of them had diabetes………….and all of them were there because they had lower limb...
  3. Long Acting Insulin is Safer & More Effective for People with Type 1 Diabetes

    Long-acting insulin is safer and more effective than intermediate-acting insulin for patients with Type 1 diabetes, according to new research published in the BMJ.  Researchers looked at once-daily and twice-daily doses of both long- and intermediate-acting insulin, ranking their effectiveness, safety and cost-effectiveness. “In patients with Type 1 diabetes, we...

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