Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Insulin Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Insulin from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Clues to Type 2 Diabetes Discovered on Mount Everest Study found low oxygen levels in healthy people at high altitudes led to increase in signs of insulin resistance Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Time Running Out to Sign Up for Obamacare This Year Here's what you need to know to choose a health insurance plan by March 31 deadline Thu, 13 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Elderly Diabetes Patients on Insulin Most Vulnerable to Low-Blood-Sugar Trouble Study found they were more than twice as likely to end up in ER, five times more likely to be hospitalized Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Are All Home-Based Blood Sugar Tests Equal? FDA takes steps to eliminate potential risks for people with diabetes Fri, 7 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Some Helpful Hints When Monitoring Blood Sugar For starters, wash your hands before you test, experts say Fri, 7 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Obesity's Link to Type 2 Diabetes Not So Clear-Cut: Study Most participants developed condition after being overweight for years, not after large recent gain Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids These babies could be at increased risk of diabetes later in life, study suggests Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Experimental 'Implanted Insulin' Device Seeks to Control Blood Sugar Levels The hope: to eliminate daily injections for those with diabetes, but much testing remains to be done Fri, 7 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Scientists Generate Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetic Mice If early results translate to humans, need for daily injections might be eliminated in future, researchers say Thu, 6 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Businesses Urge Change to Obamacare's Insurance Mandate House panel members spar over claim that provision of health-reform law is a 'job killer' Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Smartphone Apps for Diabetes: Do They Really Work? You can use them to count carbs, log blood sugar, but users say they're no substitute for patient knowledge and a doctor's care Wed, 29 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Tight Blood Sugar Control Might Not Help All Critically Ill Kids Study found no benefit with heart surgery patients, but those with other conditions were discharged earlier Wed, 8 Jan 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Some Diabetes Drugs May Affect Cancer Risk in Women: Study 'Insulin sensitizers' tied to lower odds of developing cancer when compared to other type of medication Fri, 6 Dec 2013 09:00:00 -0500 Scientists Report Transplant Advance for Type 1 Diabetes Used in single patient, special chamber may allow implantation of insulin-producing cells without rejection Mon, 28 Oct 2013 16:00:00 -0400 People With Type 1 Diabetes May Still Have Insulin-Producing Cells Finding indicates these cells could possibly be replenished, researchers say Thu, 10 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400