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Arizona, US

Navajo Nation Council approves tax on junk food sold on country's largest reservation, in Arizona - @denverpost

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Winter Haven, FL, US

#BREAKING- Silver Alert issued for Winter Haven man, diabetic suffers from dementia. RETWEET http://t.co/74Z11CUGEG http://t.co/HPzlM8YnrS - @WFLA

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Saudi Arabia

Over 20,000 obesity-related deaths in Saudi Arabia annually, Saudi Diabetes and Endocrine Association says - @saudi_gazette

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diabetes

Novartis, Google team on lens for diabetes, farsightedness - @USATODAY

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Minnesota, US

#SilverAlert: Jennie Batista F/H/88 w/dementia/diabetes/hi blood pressure. Last seen E96 St/Park Ave, MN. Call 911. http://t.co/ANFegNdEOD - @NotifyNYC

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dementia

#SilverAlert: Damei Liang F/A/72 w/dementia, diabetes, from 83rd St & 5th Ave, BK. Seen? Call 911 http://t.co/uMdXjB2noL - @NotifyNYC

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Food and Drug Administration

FDA approves long-delayed inhalable diabetes drug Afrezza - @latimes

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dementia

#SilverAlert: Johnnie Larrier, F/B/80, w/ dementia & diabetes, from Navy Walk & Myrtle Ave, BK. If seen call 911. http://t.co/tXiNxmXzfo - @NotifyNYC

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diabetes

#SilverAlert: Robert Verny (M/B/72) from W 95th St & West End Av (MN). Schizophrenic, diabetic. Call 911 if seen. http://t.co/X1yDrWi80t - @NotifyNYC

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Report into UK's Stafford Hospital

UK National Health Service Trust which runs Stafford Hospital fined 200,000 pounds for failings leading to death of diabetic patient in 2007 - @BBCBreaking

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Eli Lilly

Lawyer: US jury orders Takeda, Eli Lilly to pay $9 billion in damages in diabetes drug Actos case - @Reuters

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diabetes

FDA panel says Mannkind Corp's inhaled diabetes drug is safe, effective - @Reuters

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diabetes

Google designs smart contact lens to measure glucose content in tears of diabetes patients - @recode

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AstraZeneca

Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca to pay up to $4.1 billion to acquire Bristol-Myers Squibb's stake in alliance to jointly develop diabetes drugs - @dealbook

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Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks reveals he has type 2 diabetes during interview with David Letterman - @HuffingtonPost

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diabetes

Medtronic's 'artificial pancreas' for diabetics wins FDA approval - @WSJ

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diabetes

Diabetes pills known as DPP-4 therapies get a mixed safety report - @Reuters

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diabetes

FDA warns of recall of up to 62 million diabetes test strips that show incorrect blood sugar readings - @AP

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United States

FDA moves to stop US sales of nearly 2 dozen products marketed as alternative diabetes treatments - @WSJ

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diabetes

Medtronic insulin pump passes key test, marks progress toward 'artificial pancreas' for diabetics - @AP

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