juvenile diabetes


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juvenile diabetes

n.
Type 1 diabetes.
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Noun1.juvenile diabetes - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onsetjuvenile diabetes - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease
diabetic acidosis, ketoacidosis - acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus
diabetes mellitus, DM - diabetes caused by a relative or absolute deficiency of insulin and characterized by polyuria; "when doctors say `diabetes' they usually mean `diabetes mellitus'"
autoimmune disease, autoimmune disorder - any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
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The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is a leading global organisation which aims to improve lives and find a cure for type one diabetes through funding research, campaigning and offering support to families diagnosed.
Some credit for the unusually rapid approval of the MiniMed 670G system by the FDA apparently belongs to JDRF, a leading patient advocacy group that was founded as the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation in 1970.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Type 1 Diabetes (Juvenile Diabetes), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
What is juvenile diabetes and who is prone to develop this?
Millie will also meet British ambassador Sir Peter Westmacott and go to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund's children's congress.
The money David raised was split between the support group and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
After a melodious welcome the event saw discussions and talks on various aspects of Juvenile Diabetes by renowned faculty like Dr J.
Funds from the auction will be donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, a charity that funds type 1 diabetes research.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 5, 2013-T1D Exchange receives USD2.8m research grant from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
M2 PHARMA-November 5, 2013-T1D Exchange receives USD2.8m research grant from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Though type 2 (or "adult onset") diabetes is usually the type of blood glucose management challenge most often associated with cardiovascular disease, a new study finds that coronary artery calcification (CAC) is accelerated in individuals with type 1 diabetes (formerly known as "juvenile diabetes"), even without the presence of diabetic kidney disease.

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