As rates of childhood obesity in the United States increase, it is important to understand how excess body fat stresses the body and makes children susceptible to disease.
Using “real-time” glucose monitors to measure blood sugar among people with diabetes may revolutionize treatment of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM). This system automatically measures glucose levels once per minute, without the repeated pain and hassle of regular needle sticks.
It is well known that diabetics first and foremost need to manage their glucose levels. Since diabetes can affect the heart, it is also important for diabetics to closely monitor signs of coronary heart disease (CHD).