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How the iPad and iPhone are Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry

Posted by healtheo360 on May 30, 2013 11:05:20 AM

Until recently, living with a chronic medical condition meant relying solely on family, doctors, and the people in your immediate area. And in many situations, due to schedule availability or location, patients just were not getting the care they needed when they actually needed it.

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The Ambitious 20 Year Plan to End Type 1 Diabetes

Posted by healtheo360 on May 29, 2013 12:17:56 PM

Diabetes UK recently announced the most ambitious research program in the history of the charity, the development of a vaccine of Type 1 diabetes within the next two decades.

In just the UK alone, Type 1 diabetes affects over 300,000 individuals. The American Diabetes Association states that over over 3 million Americans are currently living with type 1diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is a disease that develops within the body when an individual is unable to produce proper levels of insulin as a result of the destruction of beta cells in the pancreas, which produce insulin.

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Imaging Techniques Eliminate the Need for Invasive Biopsies

Posted by healtheo360 on May 15, 2013 11:39:59 AM

A progressive article focused on Obesity and Diabetes was published in the peer-reviewed medical journal Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics (DTT).  The article, penned by Dr. Kavita Garg, Dr. Samuel Change, and Dr. Ann Scherzinger examines the application of non-invasive imaging tests and explores how they can be better utilized to evaluate and manage patients living with or at risk for diabetes.

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Optimizing HIV Vaccines

Posted by healtheo360 on May 14, 2013 3:14:30 PM

In a new study that was published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a Thailand based international research team headed by the Duke Human Vaccine Institute showcased newly observed interactions between antibodies that often work to block HIV vaccines.

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Work, Stress, and Diabetes

Posted by healtheo360 on May 13, 2013 11:23:12 AM

 

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Comforting Creatures [infographic]

Posted by healtheo360 on Apr 15, 2013 1:40:08 PM

While most service animals tend to be canine for the most part, in many other cases a diverse group of highly intelligent and talented animals lend their aid to people in need of support.

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Eating Healthy Doesn't Have to Cost You More! [infographic]

Posted by healtheo360 on Apr 5, 2013 5:10:29 PM

Whether you are managing diabetes, heart disease, fighting obesity, or just want to improve your diet, eating out is almost always a setback. Packing lunches is often viewed as both time consuming and expensive, so most people avoid it, choosing instant gratification over the healthier alternative. However, in terms of overall costs and time spent, eating out actually overtakes the homemade alternative. Not to mention the nutritional aspects.

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From Helper Monkeys to Seizure Detecting Dogs, There are Service Animals for Everyone

Posted by healtheo360 on Apr 2, 2013 4:21:56 PM

 

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Real Life Zombie Viruses [infographic]

Posted by healtheo360 on Mar 27, 2013 4:50:25 PM

Real Life Zombie Viruses In the World

Everyone fears the one day in the distant future that a zombie apocalypse will swarm the Earth and infect everyone in sight. While the odds of that happening are extremely slim, there are several infectious diseases that exist today that are close to what we’d imagine the zombie apocalypse to look like.

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The 5 Best Feel Good Movies of All Time

Posted by healtheo360 on Mar 22, 2013 1:32:04 PM

Feeling down? Nothing can turn things around like a powerful feel-good story. Here are five of our favorite inspirational movies about overcoming adversity.

5. Letters To God

A young boy fighting cancer writes letters to God, touching lives in his neighborhood and community and inspiring hope among everyone he comes in contact. An unsuspecting substitute postman, with a troubled life of his own, becomes entangled in the boy's journey and his family by reading the letters. They inspire him to seek a better life for himself and his own son he's lost through his alcohol addiction.

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