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  Diabetes mellitus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Diabetes is in the top 10, and perhaps the top 5, of the most significant diseases in the developed world, and is gaining in significance (see big killers).
Diabetes is often detected when a person suffers a problem frequently caused by diabetes, such as a heart attack, stroke, neuropathy, poor wound healing or a foot ulcer, certain eye problems, certain, or delivering a baby with macrosomia or hypoglycemia.
The discovery of the role of the pancreas in diabetes is generally credited to and Oskar Minkowski, two European researchers who, in 1889, found that when they completely removed the pancreas of dogs, the dogs developed all the signs and symptoms of diabetes and died shortly afterward.
www.peekskill.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Diabetes   (5668 words)

  
 Diabetes mellitus
Especially dangerous symptoms in diabetics include the smell of acetone on the patient's breath (a sign of ketoacidosis), Kussmaul breathing (a rapid, deep breathing), and any altered state of consciousness or arousal (hostility and mania are both possible, as is confusion and lethargy).
Diabetes is a chronic disease with no cure (except experimentally in Type 1 diabetics) as of 2004, but it can almost always be managed effectively.
The discovery of the role of the pancreas in diabetes is generally credited to Joseph Von Mering and Oskar Minkowski, two European researchers who, in 1889, found that when they completely removed the pancreas of dogs, the dogs developed all the signs and symptoms of diabetes and died shortly afterward.
encyclopedia.codeboy.net /wikipedia/d/di/diabetes_mellitus.html   (4219 words)

  
 Diabetes mellitus - Medical Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Much of the vascular damage that is associated with diabetes mellitus seems to be due, in large part, to prolonged uncontrolled high blood pressure, which is common in diabetics.
For instance, diabetes is a common side effect of long-term steroid use, and is often the result of untreated hemochromatosis (a defect in handling of body iron stores, often inherited and the most common genetic disease among Northern Europeans).
Diabetes is currently a life-long disease -- with several possible serious complications -- which requires complex therapy, education and life-style modifications to minimize bad outcomes.
www.nursingstudy.com /encyclopedia/Diabetes_mellitus.html   (3692 words)

  
 diabetes mellitus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Diabetes mellitus is a medical disorder characterized by varying or persistent hyperglycemia, especially after eating; never hypoglycemia, except as a symptom of treatment problems.
Diabetes is often detected when a person suffers a problem frequently caused by diabetes, such as a heart attack, stroke, neuropathy, poor wound healing or a foot ulcer, certain eye problems, certain fungal infections, or delivering a baby with macrosomia or hypoglycemia.
Diabetes mellitus is a condition of recurrent or persistent hyperglycemia, diagnosed by demonstrating
www.yourencyclopedia.net /diabetes_mellitus.html   (4775 words)

  
 Diabetes mellitus
Diabetes mellitus is a generic term relating to a condition that is characterized by hyperglycemia, abnormally high levels of glucose (blood sugar) in the blood.
Diabetes is a common side effect of long-term steroid use, and is often the result of untreated hemochromatosis (a defect in handling of body iron stores, often inherited and the most common genetic disease among Northern Europeans).
Diabetic ketoacidosis[?] is a complication of diabetes, particularly of Type I diabetes and is a medical emergency.
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 Diabetes mellitus : Exploring Essential Information, Data and Explanation.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Diabetes is easily in the top 10, and perhaps in the top 5, most devastating diseases in the developed world, and is becoming rapidly more so (see big killers).
Much of the vascular damage associated with diabetes mellitus seems to be due, in large part, to prolonged uncontrolled high blood pressure which is common in diabetics -- probably due to insulin resistance or renal failure / damage or both.
Type 2 diabetes is characterized by resistant to insulin in those body cells requiring insulin to permit uptake of glucose from the blood; about 2/3 of body cells do, primarily muscle and fat tissue cells.
www.llpoh.org /Common-Diseases/Diabetes_mellitus.html   (6905 words)

  
 Bambooweb: Diabetes
While there are different types of diabetes mellitus, most are asymptomatic for a (variable) time after onset, but all share similar symptomatology and complications at advanced stages.
Historicaly, physicians have focused on two factors that are characteristic of diabetes mellitus - decreased production of insulin (the first recognized basis), or decreased sensitivity of body tissues to insulin (the more common), or a combination of both.
Most patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus are obese - chronic obesity leads to increased insulin resistance that can develop into diabetes, most likely because fat tissue is a (recently identified) source of chemical signals (ie, hormones).
www.bambooweb.com /articles/d/i/Diabetes.html   (5059 words)

  
 CNN.com - Celebrities ask for more diabetes research funds - June 28, 2001
Her plea to fund stem cell research to find a cure for juvenile diabetes, the disease from which she suffers, was direct and short.
Last year Congress appropriated $240 million for diabetes research, and the panel participants said they were there to remind politicians that the need has not diminished.
Type 1 diabetes is characterized by the pancreas' inability to make sufficient insulin, a hormone that metabolizes carbohydrates and regulates blood sugar levels.
archives.cnn.com /2001/HEALTH/conditions/06/26/diabetes.hearing   (660 words)

  
 Site Contents at the free Online Encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
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 Diabetes
Shane Oakland died after falling into a diabetic coma A prison governor has apologised after a coroner ruled that neglect contributed to a diabetic inmate's death in his prison cell.
Generally diabetes cannot currently be cured (except experimentally in some Type 1 diabetics) but it often can be treated effectively and there is emerging solid evidence that diabetes mellitus Type 2 can be prevented in people with impaired glucose tolerance6.
Results from a significant study in the journal Lancet5 suggest that diabetics should be treated with a statin drug irrespective of their cholesterol levels.
adiabetes.info   (3974 words)

  
 Famous People with Diabetes
Diagnosed with diabetes five years ago when she was 19, for the past two years she has been wearing a MiniMed insulin pump that supplies her with insulin 24 hours a day.
Her diabetes makes her "the perfect spokesperson for that issue," she told reporters after she was picked in September.
The list is divided into some 15 groups and is heavy on musicians, actors and athletes—probably not because people with diabetes go into that sort of work, but because in our society these are the most famous people.
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 Links for Puerto Rico   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
List of BSA local councils and districts in Puerto Rico
List of people known as the father or mother of something
List of countries and capitals in native languages
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 The Little Nell Aspen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
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She is also a fitness fanatic, and ran the London Marathon in 2003 in an excellent time in order to loose some pounds.
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 children with DIABETES - Other Topics - 1998
I was wondering about the statistics of deaths related to diabetes in the past, and deaths related to diabetes currently.
If you have any ideas where I could get a comprehensive list of celebrities who have diabetes, I would appreciate it.
I have been dating a Type 1 diabetic for nearly two years now and he seems to not have his diabetes in control.
www.childrenwithdiabetes.com /dteam/index_other_1998.htm   (661 words)

  
 List of celebrities with diabetes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
This is a list of celebrities who suffered or who suffer from diabetes.
Pump Girls teen music group, all members have diabetes
Known for role in CBS' Touched by an Angel
www.enlightenweb.net /l/li/list_of_celebrities_with_diabetes.html   (110 words)

  
 Crockett's Diabetes Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
A great web site with lots of information on what diabetes is, current projects, and how to live with diabetes.
Shows people what diabetes research is like, and how close we are to finding a cure.
If you like my diabetes awareness pages, please send me email.
home.pacbell.net /m_j/diabetes/websites.html   (142 words)

  
 Celebrities with diabetes
This is just a small listing of celebrities that have Diabetes.
If you know of others that are not on this list, please email me
and let me know so I can update this list.
www.phlex.org /Diabetes/information-about-diabetes/celebrities.html   (35 words)

  
 sports Burke VA - Washington DC metro area search engine. Serving DC, Maryland and Virginia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
1956 in sports See also: 1955 in sports, other events of 1956, 1957 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.
The start of the 100 m final in Athens, 1896.
List of celebrities with diabetes This is a list of celebrities who suffered or who suffer from diabetes.
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 Dead People Server - Celebrities and Famous People Who Died in the Year 2004
Dead People Server - Celebrities and Famous People Who Died in the Year 2004
Celebrities and Famous People Who Died in the Year 2004
Played the older Dottie in A League of Their Own, appeared in many B movies.
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