Diabetes Mellitus in Children

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U Mich: Lower Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Children Vaccinated Against ‘Stomach Flu’ Virus

Vaccinating babies against a virus that causes childhood “stomach flu” greatly reduces their chance of getting so sick that they need …

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Health Coaches; Incentives Help Children with Type 1 Diabetes Improve Glycemic Control

Tom Manatos and Dana Edwards Manatos‘ 8-year-old son, Andrew Manatos, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes just a few days after his 7th …

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Weighing In on Weight-loss Surgery for Teens to Improve Type 2 diabetes; Health Outcomes

New results from an NIH-funded study finds that teens who had gastric bypass surgery were significantly more likely to have remission of both Type …

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Study Finds Children in Canada are not Diagnosed Early Enough with Type 1 Diabetes

Elwyn was a healthy 13 month-old toddler when she started drinking water from the bathtub. Over time, she became increasingly thirsty and demanded …

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Victoza® Demonstrates Superiority in Reducing Blood Sugar in Children with T2D

Insulin maker, Novo Nordisk announced this week the results of a clinical trial which demonstrated the superiority of Victoza® (liraglutide) …

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First Genome-Wide Association Study for Type 2 Diabetes in Youth Findings

Researchers have discovered seven genetic variants associated with Type 2 diabetes in youth in the First Genome-Wide Association Study for Type 2 …

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New Diabetes Children’s Book on the Shelves by Mother of Child with Type 1

By: Mike Hoskins, DiabetesMine dLife is happy to share DiabetesMine’s feature of Shelly Johnson, author of a new diabetes book, entitled I …

Is there a Link Between Kids with Type 1 Diabetes and Their Academic Performance?

Is there an association between type 1 diabetes and standardized test scores in schoolchildren? That’s the question a group of researchers in …

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Use of “Artificial Pancreas” May Reduce Distress with Diabetes Management in Kids

Adolescence and kids with type 1 diabetes who use artificial pancreas devices, otherwise known as hybrid closed loop (HCL) systems reported fewer …

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Vigorous Exercise Decreases Risk of Type 2 Diabetes; Cardiovascular Disease in Childhood

An increased amount of physical exercise can reduce the risk factors of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in children, a new study shows. …

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