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How Proinsulin Misfolding is a Prelude to Type 2 Diabetes

Michigan Medicine endocrinologist Peter Arvan M.D. Ph.D. led a team that discovered how proinsulin unfolding is a sign of prediabetes, and affects over 86 million Americans. October 15, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Diabetes #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #PeterArvan ​​​​​​​​


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Blood Test Predicts Stroke Risk in Patients with Diabetes

Michigan Medicine researcher Frederick Korley, M.D., Ph.D. authors a study that measures levels of a blood protein in patients with diabetes, who had not previously had a stroke, to predict their risk of experiencing a stroke in the future. June 18, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #HealthandWellness #Diabetes #Stroke #FrederickKorley #KylieUrban ​​​​​​​​​


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Discovery in Mice Could Remove Roadblock to More Insulin Production

Michigan scientists discuss their research finding that a combination of two immune-system factors could open up new avenues for treating diabetes and obesity. May 20, 2019. #Kara-Gavin #LINGQI #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Diabetes #Obesity #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​​​


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Massive Sequencing Study Links Rare DNA Alterations to Type 2 Diabetes

Michigan Scientists conduct groundbreaking research identifying new genetic targets for disease research and developing potential drug solutions for Type 2 Diabetes. May 22, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Science #Diabetes #Genetics #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #MichaelBoehnke ​​​​​​​​​​


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New Research: Online Diabetes Prevention Programs are as Effective as In-person Programs for Weight Loss

Michigan Medicine Associate Chair for Research Programs & Professor of Family Medicine Caroline R. Richardson partners in new research focusing on the effectiveness of online diabetes and weight loss programs. September 24, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #FamilyMedicine #Medicine #Research #Diabetes ​


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The Connection Between Diabetes and Periodontitis

School of Dentistry provides a short animated video discussing the connection between diabetes and periodontitis, or better known as, gum disease. October 1, 2018. # #Dentistry #video #Dentistry #Health/Wellness #Science #SchoolofDentistry #Disease #Diabetes #MedicalAdvice


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Points of Impact: Caroline Richardson, M.D.

Professor of Family Medicine Caroline Richardson develops wearable technology and other preventative educational measures to stop the onset of type 2 diabetes in at-risk populations. May 30, 2018. #CarolineRichardson # #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #HealthandWellness #Technology #Diabetes #FamilyMedicine #Research #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #WearableTechnology ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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A New Type of Church Outreach: Diabetes Education

U-M Learning Health Sciences professor Gretchen Piatt launches the Praise Diabetes Project in black churches throughout Detroit. The goal is to train worship leaders and churchgoers in diabetes self-management support services and have them hold their own diabetes support groups. October 4, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Health/Wellness #Society #Diabetes #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Church #GretchenPiatt #JinaSawani