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November 14th is World Diabetes Day

November 14th is World Diabetes Day

Posted 08 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

November 14th  marks World Diabetes Day – a global awareness campaign led by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) that highlights the diabetes epidemic and aims to bring hope to the of millions people living with diabetes worldwide. World Diabetes Day has been observed since 1991, when it was first created by the International Diabetes Federation [...]

The Complexities of Diabetes

The Complexities of Diabetes

Posted 05 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

The main complexities stem from the nature of the feedback loop itself, which is sought to be regulated. The glucose cycle is a system which is affected by two factors: entry of glucose into the bloodstream and also blood levels of insulin to control its transport out of the bloodstream As a system, it is [...]