Artificial pancreas

What is Artificial pancreas?

It is a technology in development to help people with diabetes automatically control their blood glucose level by providing the substitute endocrine functionality of a healthy pancreas.

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i'm 33 yr male from kota having diabeties, on jan-10 after loosing around 10 kg weight (from 66kg to 55kg, height 5'10") i was diagnosed with 390...

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No doctor in the world would like to prescribe Insulin to his patients right from the day...

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i have a type 1 diabetic patient. i am taking insulin since 3 years but insulin does not effect in may sugar at all but doctor has advice to take...

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you haven't stated the type of insulin you're taking. Insulin should control your blood sugar better than any other medication. Appropriate...

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I had a viral illness that shut down my ovaries, and pancreas. I went into instant menopause and also was Dx'd as Type 1 Diabetic and put on pump...

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Hi,

Thanks for your query.

The easy fatiguability can be undoubtedly attributed to the varying sugar levels (usually lower than 80).

Its not...

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