Alberta schools ‘lagging’ behind other provinces in support for diabetic children, Diabetes Canada warns

Children with type 1 diabetes are being put at risk of long-term complications and emergencies because Alberta is “lagging” behind other provinces and lacks standardized care in schools, Diabetes Canada warns. CBC | Health News

A fasting-diet may trigger regeneration of a diabetic pancreas

Enlarge / These mice are about to have issues. (credit: Getty | Portland Press Herald ) In mice with either type I or type 2 diabetes, an intense, four-day fasting diet seemed to regenerate pancreas cells and restore insulin production. Researchers reported this finding on Thursday in Cell. In Petri dish experiments, human pancreas cells […]