Tuesday, August 04, 2015

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David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Should This Debated Therapy Be The Go-To Cure For Chronic Foot Ulcers?

Medicine has used hyperbaric oxygen therapy, or HBOT, for more than 40 years and we still don’t know if it works and for what conditions. Many doctors are using it to cure chronic diabetic foot ulcers that otherwise often lead to amputation. Since these Read moreChevron

posted 06/30/2015, comments (0)|
Dr. Bill Quick

Dr. Bill Quick, Health Pro

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Physician who is living with diabetes; editor of www.D-is-for-Diabetes.com

Medicare Policies are Killing People with Diabetes

In 2011, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) implemented a trial of a Competitive Bidding Program (CBP) for... Read moreChevron

posted 06/30/2015, comments (0)|
Dr. Bill Quick

Dr. Bill Quick, Health Pro

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Physician who is living with diabetes; editor of www.D-is-for-Diabetes.com

A Smart Insulin Patch

In the usual effusive prose of health-related news stories, the media has latched on to a mouse research study with titles like A Smarter Way to Treat Diabetes: Insulin Patch Uses 100 Tiny Needles to Measure Sugar... Read moreChevron

posted 06/26/2015, comments (0)|
Dr. Fran Cogen

Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro

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Director, Child/Adolescent Diabetes Program at Children's Nat'l

Diabetes and Data Sharing

As healthcare professionals we are required to attend professional meetings in order to remain up-to-date about current thinking, research and the latest in clinical care. You may have heard the term “bench to bedside” which is currently in vogue among academic medical schools and research facilities. As such, the goal is to apply... Read moreChevron

posted 06/23/2015, comments (0)|
Gretchen Becker

Gretchen Becker, Health Guide

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Author, Humorist, wildlyfluctuating.blogspot.com

Processed Foods: What are the Facts?

One current approach to diet is to eat “real foods” and avoid “processed foods.” There’s a lot of good sense in that approach. But what, exactly, is meant by the term “processed foods”?

 

I think we’d all agree that foods that come in a box, take-out food or prepackaged meals... Read moreChevron

posted 06/23/2015, comments (0)|

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