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Research with an Eye Toward Improving Retinopathy Treatment

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Professor Julie Busik in her lab

According to the National Eye Institute, diabetic retinopathy is the most common diabetic eye disease and a leading cause of blindness in American adults. There are roughly 7.7…

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Researcher Develops App for Diabetes Self-Management

Monday, March 7, 2016
Women typing on cell phones

Bree Holtz, Michigan State University assistant professor, has received an American Diabetes Association Innovative Clinical or Transitional Science award totaling $590,544 to allow her to conduct research for…

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MSU Nurse Boosts Awareness of Diabetic Kidney Disease

Monday, November 30, 2015

The following is an interview with Della Hughes-Carter, an instructor in the MSU College of Nursing and an expert in diabetic kidney disease.  Before 1923 if you became…

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Could Daylight Savings Time Be a Risk to Diabetics?

Thursday, October 30, 2014
insulin pump

Many have now turned back their alarm clocks as part of the twice-annual ritual of daylight saving time. That means those who remembered got an extra hour of…

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Genetic Flaw in Males Triggers Onset of Cancer, Diabetes

Monday, December 9, 2013
lab

Michigan State University researchers have uncovered a genetic deficiency in males that can trigger the development of one of the most common types of liver cancer and forms…

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