Posts Tagged ‘diabetes’

Fighting to Delay the Onset of Diabetes, Part 2

Monday, April 16, 2012 6:34 Comments Off

The four-day meeting provides an overview of current diabetic research. There are hundreds of sessions (and thousands of participants), but I limited my attendance to those that discussed the topic of diabetes prevention.

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Fighting to Delay the Onset of Diabetes, Part 1

Monday, April 16, 2012 6:32 Comments Off

When my daughter was 3 years old, she received ominous medical lab results. Blood work showed her pancreas was under attack from her own immune system. She was at high risk of developing type 1 (juvenile-onset, insulin-dependent) diabetes, and our family was thrown into a state of high alert.

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