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Article ID: 703904

Streamlined method helps people with diabetes act on CGM data

Endocrine Society

Endocrine Society experts have expanded their efforts to develop streamlined methods for continuous glucose monitor (CGM) users to better manage their blood sugar levels.

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14-Nov-2018 2:00 PM EST

Article ID: 704009

Endocrine Society recognizes four Congressional Diabetes Caucus leaders with Diabetes Champion Award

Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society today announced it has chosen Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Representative Tom Reed (R-NY 23rd District), Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO 1st District) of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus as winners of its prestigious Diabetes Champion Award.

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14-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 703999

Smithsonian Launches American Women’s History Initiative

Smithsonian Institution

The Smithsonian has announced specific plans for the Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative, Because of Her Story. The initiative strives to be the nation’s most comprehensive undertaking to document, research, collect, display and share the rich, complete and compelling story of women in America. It will greatly increase the Smithsonian’s research and programming related to women in the U.S., past and present.

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14-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST

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Article ID: 703992

S&T-sponsored Technology Assesses Bridge Safety after Powerful Storms

Homeland Security's Science & Technology Directorate

Loose or loosening soil is often the culprit in weakening bridge stability. Thus, an instrument that can quickly assess the soil conditions around bridge pillars became a top priority for DHS S&T, as well as state and local governments.

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14-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST

Article ID: 703996

Pharmaceutical fentanyl connected with risk of fentanyl overdose

American Public Health Association (APHA)

44 percent of people who died from fentanyl overdose had previously been prescribed fentanyl by a medical professional, and 37 percent of those people had a prescription for fentanyl within 60 days of their death.

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Researchers Find Inhibiting One Protein Destroys Toxic Clumps Seen in Parkinson’s Disease

Georgetown University Medical Center

A team of neurologists at Georgetown University Medical Center has found that inhibiting the USP13 molecule may be a therapeutic target in Parkinson’s disease and other similar forms of neurodegeneration.

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Article ID: 703694

Turning Wood Scraps into Tape

Department of Energy, Office of Science

A new chemical process converts a component of wasted wood pulp and other biomass into high-value pressure-sensitive adhesives.

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13-Nov-2018 3:05 PM EST

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