TEDDY-Study

TEDDY Study: What is it?

What is the TEDDY Study? The TEDDY study, which stands for The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in the Young, is looking for the causes of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM)....
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9 Things to Know Before Getting a Diabetic Alert Dog

A Diabetic Alert Dog (DAD) can be a lifeline for someone whose diabetes is not easily controlled through insulin or diet and exercise. People...
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Can Caffeine Treat Diabetes?

Researchers in Switzerland have made a surprising discovery: caffeine may one day be used to treat diabetes. In a study published in the journal...
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Can Diabetes be Detected in a Single Blood Test?

In a study performed by Johns Hopkins epidemiologist Elizabeth Selvin, researchers discovered a diabetes blood test that could deliver more accurate results compared to...
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Trouble Taking Your Diabetes Medication? Here Are Some Tips

Diabetes is a life-long chronic illness that requires vigilant care and regular medication. Missing a dose could cause trouble in a variety of ways,...
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Pancreatic Cancer and Diabetes

The onset of diabetes after the age of 50 could be an early sign of pancreatic cancer, a new study suggests. Pancreatic cancer is one...
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Everything You Need to Know about Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic health condition that will require lifelong management. There is currently no known cure, but researchers across the globe...
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Different Diabetes Medications and What They Do

Diabetes is a chronic illness that typically requires medication and lifelong management. There are many different diabetes medications on the market, so it shouldn’t...
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Can a Pill Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

Did you know you may soon be able to reverse type 2 diabetes will a pill? Researchers at Harvard’s Brigham Women’s Hospital developed a...
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Which States Have the Highest Diabetes Population?

Diabetes is considered by many health experts to be a national epidemic. With nearly 30 million Americans (almost 10 percent of the total population)...

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