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Severe Psoriasis May Make Diabetes Increasingly Likely

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Fewer Diabetes Cases Being Missed

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More Americans than thought getting second test to confirm diagnosis, study shows

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Diabetes Pill Might Replace Injection to Control Blood Sugar

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Global study shows blood glucose levels dropped significantly, and low rates of low blood sugar

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Flu Shot Key for People with Diabetes

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Infection makes it harder to manage diabetes, increases risk of complications, health experts say

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Rare Tumor May Point the Way to Diabetes Treatment

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Insulinomas provide genetic maps for making insulin, researchers say

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FDA Approves New Continuous Glucose Monitor for Diabetes

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Device eliminates need to prick finger to measure blood sugar levels
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Immunotherapy Shown Safe in Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial

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Next step is to see if it works and for how long

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What Diabetics Need to Know about Over-the-Counter Meds

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Many cold, cough and headache remedies contain carbs, and as much alcohol as glass of beer or wine, pharmacist says
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More Than 100 Million Americans Have Diabetes or Prediabetes: CDC

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Lifestyle changes can prevent full-blown disease, report says

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FDA Warns Diabetics Against Use of Secondhand Test Strips

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Previously purchased products may not have been stored properly, could lead to inaccurate results

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