Type I Diabetes News

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Article Title
11/29/2005
Surgical Technique Cuts Islet Cell Transplant Complications

Experimental procedure designed for those with hard-to-control type 1 diabetes

11/21/2005
'Double Diabetes' Poses Double Threat

More Americans are developing both forms of the blood sugar disease, experts say

10/27/2005
Combo of Tests Predicts Type 1 Diabetes

Eighty percent accuracy found, could enhance future clinical trials

10/11/2005
Fewer Type 1 Diabetics Falling Victim to Kidney Disease

Death rates are also down, a new Finnish study finds

6/22/2005
Treatment Preserves Insulin-Making Cells in Type 1 Diabetes

Patients needed less insulin to treat their disease, researchers say

6/13/2005
Tight Glucose Control Cuts Heart Disease Risk in Half

Researchers urge type 1 diabetics to monitor levels closely

5/11/2005
Insulin Identified as Trigger for Type 1 Diabetes

Next step: vaccine trials against this autoimmune disease

4/25/2005
Brain Stem Cells Coaxed to Produce Insulin

Finding could eventually lead to cure for diabetes, researcher suggests

4/18/2005
Doctors Use Living Donor Transplant to Treat Diabetes

Researchers report first successful operation with pancreatic islet cells

1/26/2005
Heart Threats May Lead to Nerve Damage in Diabetics

High blood pressure, cholesterol, obesity increase risk of neuropathy, study says

12/16/2004
Hormone in Fat Mimics Insulin

Finding may lead to new treatments for diabetes

11/27/2004
Beware Complications Linked to Diabetes

Poor control of the disease can lead to eye, heart, kidney and nerve damage

11/23/2004
Diabetics Suffering Less From Heart Disease

Study finds big declines, but improvements needed

11/11/2004
Pre-diabetes: Ignore It at Your Own Peril

Doctors say 41 million Americans have the condition

9/20/2004
Tight Glucose Control Needed for Diabetics

Analysis suggests ways to ward off heart disease

8/23/2004
Pancreas Could Harbor Stem Cells

Potential stem cells may lead to new diabetes treatments

8/22/2004
Though Diabetes Epidemic Worsens, Researchers Make Strides

Two of every five U.S. adults now considered to have pre-diabetes

7/30/2004
Simple Test Predicts Diabetes Amputation Success

Keeping blood sugar low could save lower limbs, research finds

7/26/2004
Type 2 Diabetics Should Avoid Caffeine

It affects the body's ability to control insulin levels, study says

7/15/2004
New Genetic Link to Type 1 Diabetes Found

Mutation of immune system gene contributes disease, study finds

6/7/2004
Smoking May Boost Diabetes Risk

Nicotine could be the culprit, increasing insulin resistance

6/7/2004
Type 1 Diabetes Prevented in Mice

Researchers correct flaw in immune system

6/6/2004
Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Are Problems for Many Diabetics

Doctors need to do a better job of outlining the risks

6/5/2004
Diabetic Kids Headed for Cardiovascular Trouble

They're more likely to have stiff blood vessels, study finds

5/26/2004
Hypoglycemia Poses Risks for Diabetics

Careful monitoring essential to prevent potentially dangerous condition

5/22/2004
What Every Diabetic Should Know About Heart Disease

It's the leading killer of people with the blood sugar disease

5/7/2004
Can Autoimmune Disease Be Detected Early?

Study: Antibodies can foretell problems long before symptoms

5/5/2004
Source of Insulin-Secreting Cells Found

Discovery opens new avenues to type 1 diabetes research

4/29/2004
41 Million Americans at Risk of Diabetes

New standard doubles the old estimate

4/12/2004
Diabetics Face Major Vision Risks

Diabetic retinopathy affects 4 out of 10

3/31/2004
Childhood Vaccines Not Tied to Type 1 Diabetes

Large Danish study finds no increased risk

3/30/2004
Strides Taken Toward Diabetes Prevention

Early studies target proteins that destroy insulin cells

3/24/2004
Heart Disease: A Diabetic's Biggest Health Threat

Yet too few people with the disease are aware of the risk, experts say

3/22/2004
Diabetes Looms Large

Half of Americans born today will develop the blood sugar disease, experts warn

3/12/2004
Surprising Warning Signs Could Signal Diabetes

Eye changes are but one of the less well-known symptoms

2/3/2004
What Triggers Type 1 Diabetes

Study sheds light on autoimmune response in blood sugar disease

1/21/2004
Keeping Diabetes at Bay After Transplant

Anti-inflammatory prevents recurrence of disease in mice after islet cell operation

1/2/2004
Viral Cure for Diabetes Discovered

Virus helped pre-diabetic mice fend off blood sugar disease

12/26/2003
Taking the Guesswork Out of Diabetes Management

New computerized pump can do the math on insulin levels

11/14/2003
Managing Diabetes

It's getting easier, thanks to recent advances

11/14/2003
Former Miss America's Legacy: Boosting Diabetes Awareness

Nicole Johnson urges others to take control of their disease

11/13/2003
Researchers Cure Diabetes in Mice

Technique holds promise for humans, but much more money needed

10/7/2003
One in Three Americans Will Get Diabetes

Study details an epidemic that will only get worse

9/30/2003
Wheat Gluten Linked to Type 1 Diabetes

But some experts say the finding may be premature

9/4/2003
1 in 7 Americans Has Diabetes or Risks the Disease

Obesity is driving much of the increase

8/5/2003
Type 1 Diabetics at Risk of Car Accidents

Fluctuating blood sugar levels to blame, study says

7/8/2003
Dual System for Diabetics

Monitors, corrects abnormal blood sugar

6/18/2003
Undiagnosed Celiac Disease Common, Study Finds

Finnish researchers detect it in 1 of 99 children

6/17/2003
Controlling Blood Sugar Levels in Diabetics

Device helps prevent hypoglycemic episodes

6/4/2003
Intense Diabetes Therapy Cuts Heart, Kidney Trouble

Management shows complications not a foregone conclusion