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FDA approves world's first ZnT8Ab autoantibody test to diagnose type 1 diabetes.

The FDA has approved the world’s first zinc transporter 8 autoantibody (ZnT8Ab) test that can help determine if a person has type 1 diabetes and not another type of diabetes. 348 more words


RhoA/ROCK and F-actin modeling involved in Insulin secretion

This is the conclusion of Liu X. et al. who demonstrated, in a mouse model, that RhoA/ROCK signaling pathway modulates insulin secretion of 3D cultured islet pancreatic ß-cells. 108 more words


Carbs for better sleep: 5 snacks to help reset your body clock - Health - TODAY.com

If you’re constantly groggy but struggling to get the sleep you need, your biological clock could be out of whack. Thankfully, getting your snooze cycle back in sync might be as simple as picking a new bedtime snack, according to a new study published in the journal Cell Reports. 118 more words


Oh ... At Times I Wept When Thinking Of Them ...

I have tried to do the calculations, but do not yet have the confidence to actually put my semi-educated estimates into practice …. yet. My perplexing dilemma is trying to accurately calculate how much additional insulin would be required to afford… 551 more words


Looks Can Be Deceiving

August 20 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

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FDA tentatively oks Eli Lilly/Boehringer Ingelheim’s biosimilar insulin

The US Food and Drug Administration has granted tentative approval for the use of Eli Lilly/Boehringer Ingelheim’s biosimilar insulin Basaglar, for long-lasting control of blood sugar levels in patients with diabetes in between meals and during the night. 188 more words


Carb Counting

‘What’s that?’ I hear you ask. Well, allow me to enlighten you. Carb counting is where you count the carbohydrate in your food and can adjust your insulin dose accordingly. 188 more words