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Diabetes Patients Learn To Control Disease, Depression

If having diabetes isn’t difficult enough — with the never-ending focus on exercise, healthy eating and insulin management — adding depression atop the disease can be overwhelming for some.

06/22/2014

CBS4's Gloria Neal talks with Becky and Shealy Salas about living with type 1 diabetes. (Credit CBS)

Diabetics Suffer Higher Rate Of Depression

The American Diabetes Association wrapped up its 74th Scientific Sessions in San Francisco this week. Diabetes and depression were among the topics being discussed.

06/20/2014

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Google Innovators Working On Smart Lens For Diabetics

Google rules more than just the Internet. It’s come out with Google Glass, and recently unveiled driverless, electric cars. Now Google is working on a smart lens for diabetics.

06/12/2014

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Diabetes Prevention Program Working To Reduce Prediabetes

A diabetes prevention program offered by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is educating Coloradans about prediabetes.

05/16/2014

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Diabetes Association Highlights Disease’s Toll On Business

Incidence of diabetes are on the rise in Colorado. The American Diabetes Association is encouraging businesses to support a bike team for the Tour de Cure.

05/02/2014

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Number Of ‘Sweet People’ Doubles — And Why That’s Bad

Experts call it an epidemic. New research shows the number of Americans with diabetes. or “sweet blood,” has doubled since 1988. And as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, odds are you know someone with diabetes — or have it yourself.

04/14/2014

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Groundbreaking Diabetes Study Tracks Genetic Markers For 20 Years

Twenty years after launching a groundbreaking study, the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes continues to make significant progress towards finding the cause of Type 1 diabetes.

02/20/2014

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Thousands Participate In ‘Step Out: Walk To Stop Diabetes’

Thousands of people hit the streets in downtown Denver for the annual diabetes walk on Saturday.

11/03/2013

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Rapids Players ‘Step Out’ For Diabetes On Behalf Of Their Own

This weekend hundreds of people will “step out” to stop diabetes, including Colorado Rapids players who are stepping out on behalf of two of their own.

10/29/2013

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You And Tom Hanks May Have A Lot In Common

America has an epidemic of high blood sugar, and joining the ranks of newly diagnosed diabetics is Hollywood superstar Tom Hanks. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains why you should be tested as well.

10/09/2013

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