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Move over mice, canines may be next in line to study diabetes

Published: May 31st, 2017

STORY AT A GLANCE Dogs develop a form of diabetes that has similarities to type 1 diabetes in humans UF investigator and clinical assistant professor in veterinary medicine Allison O’Kell, […]

The Many Faces of Diabetes: How team-based care is changing diabetes treatment

Published: Feb 3rd, 2017

An Important Talk About The Importance Of Diabetes Awareness

Published: Sep 21st, 2016

Repost from The Huffington Post, Written by Gabrielle Pfeiffer. National Diabetes Awareness Month is right around the corner, and it brings up the concern regarding how huge of an issue […]

Hungry parents may feed their kids more, UF study finds

Published: Aug 29th, 2016

Reposted from UF Office of Research, Written by Jill Pease “The hungrier parents are at mealtimes, a new study shows, the more they may feed their young children, which could […]

Stopping a dangerous liver disease

Published: Aug 29th, 2016

GIVE

Published: Aug 26th, 2016

Our mission is simple: to work together to see a world free from diabetes. Our Diabetes Institute is institution-wide at the University of Florida, and we’re an unstoppable force for the […]

The Medical Crisis Without A Headline

Published: Aug 18th, 2016

Safe at School Workshop to be hosted at University of Florida on Sunday, Aug. 21

Published: Aug 15th, 2016

The American Diabetes Association is hosting a Safe at School workshop for parents of children with diabetes, at the University of Florida on Sunday, August 21. Parents will learn about […]

UF Diabetes Institute to donate glucometers for HealthStreet Community Health Workers

Published: Aug 9th, 2016

Normal Weight May Not Protect Against Diabetes

Published: Aug 1st, 2016

Repost from: U.S. News written by Serena Gordon. Type 2 diabetes has long been considered a disease of the overweight and obese, but a new study challenges that notion. It […]