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Israel’s DreaMed, Yale Team Up on AI Diabetes Monitoring

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli medical software company DreaMed Diabetes said on Monday it was partnering with Yale New Haven Health System to use artificial intelligence (AI) in monitoring insulin and glucose levels in children with Type 1 diabetes. Underaged diabetics often find it hard to inject the right doses of insulin to rein in their […]

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Weedy grass may be effective against several human diseases

Native to the southeastern United States, a weedy grass has spread northward to Canada and also made its way to Australia and Japan. Andropogon virginicus grows densely packed and up to seven feet tall, disrupting growth patterns of other plants and competing for resources. When burned, it grows back stronger. There is no way to […]

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Metformin for Diabetes Has No Effect on COVID-19 Infection, Death

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Prescription of metformin does not influence susceptibility to COVID-19 or COVID-19 mortality, a large primary care-based study suggests. The findings were published online February 9 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism by Jingya Wang, PhD, of the University of […]

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Trajenta

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. TRAJENTA CMI0133-09 Tablets linagliptin Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Trajenta. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor, pharmacist or diabetes […]

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Amaryl

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. AMARYL® (am-a(r)-RILL) glimepiride (glim-epi-RIDE) Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Amaryl. It does not contain all the available information.It does not take the place of talking to your doctor, pharmacist or diabetes […]

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Cozaar

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. COZAAR® Losartan potassium Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about COZAAR.It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. All medicines have […]