Diabetes

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April 05, 2019

Lifestyle changes key to delaying or preventing type 2 diabetes

In the U.S., about 10 percent of the population has type 2 diabetes. Even more surprising? Nearly one in four people...

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January 14, 2019

High blood sugar during pregnancy increases chances of mother’s type 2 diabetes, child’s obesity

A mother's health during pregnancy can have a lasting impact on both her health and that of her child. ...

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April 25, 2018

10 NIH research highlights

At any given time, NIH is funding thousands of research studies and clinical trials across the U.S. Some studies...

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Kady Helme speaks about her experience with type 1 diabetes.
April 24, 2017

Artificial pancreas: An incredible burden has been lifted

Kady Helme can't remember a time in her life when she didn't take care of her own type 1...

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April 24, 2017

The miracle of an artificial pancreas

Thanks to investments in research, new and improved methods for managing type 1 diabetes are on the horizon, including the artificial...

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Mary Tyler Moore and Griffin Rodgers, M.D., M.A.C.P., advocate for type 1 diabetes funding in front of a congressional panel on Capitol Hill in 2009.
April 24, 2017

NIH MedlinePlus magazine remembers Mary Tyler Moore

A little more than 10 years ago, Mary Tyler Moore helped launch the first issue of NIH MedlinePlus magazine on Capitol...

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Person uses a finger stick to test blood glucose.
April 24, 2017

What is diabetes?

Diabetes means your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. With type 1 diabetes, your pancreas does not make...

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Nick Jonas
April 24, 2017

Nick Jonas talks life with type 1 diabetes

Nick Jonas is a hit singer, songwriter, producer, and actor. He's also one of the approximately 1.25 million Americans living...

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