All posts tagged "diabetes"
American Heart Association: Puerto Rico experts worry about long-term health issues as next hurricane season begins
Especially about patients who suffer from chronic conditions
- Posted May 31, 2018
Insulin, fridges arrive for Puerto Rican diabetes patients
Pediatric Diabetes Foundation, Puerto Rican Diabetes Association distribute donations
- Posted October 10, 2017
Advocates Focused on eliminating Type 1 Diabetes to be Honored at Boston Gala
SAN JUAN — Global fundraising organization JDRF’s New England Chapter has announced that Adriana Bauzá and Gerald Powderly of Newton, Mass., long-time volunteers and parents of a daughter living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), along with George...
- Posted May 8, 2017
NY lawmakers: Cuomo is moving to cut funds to fight cancer
ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to cut $25 million from 39 public health programs that fight cancer, diabetes and other conditions. The Democrat’s administration says it will be up to state health officials...
- Posted February 22, 2017
FDA Approves ‘Artificial Pancreas’ to Manage Diabetes
WASHINGTON – Federal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind “artificial pancreas,” a device that can help some diabetes patients manage their disease by constantly monitoring their blood sugar and delivering insulin as needed. The device from Medtronic was...
- Posted September 28, 2016
Roche to Expand Ponce Operations
With $60M investment, pharma company expects to create 40 new jobs
- Posted May 31, 2016
Johnson & Johnson, Viacyte Testing Possible Diabetes Cure
Johnson & Johnson, continuing its long quest for a Type 1 diabetes cure, is joining forces with biotech company ViaCyte to speed development of the first stem cell treatment that could fix the life-threatening hormonal disorder. They’ve...
- Posted February 4, 2016