FDA approves Dexcom’s request for non-adjunctive claim this week

FDA approves Dexcom’s request for non-adjunctive claim this week

This week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has shown green light to Dexcom’s request for a non-adjunctive claim. This is apparently a bad news for conventional glucose monitors, and would get worse.

The most common testers are insulin pump patients, after whom comes those who follow multiple daily injection (MDI) therapy. Only below 5% of the diabetes patient population is composed of insulin pump patients, but they make up for roughly 20% of all test strips used.

1 in 10 people in United States troubled by Tinnitus

1 in 10 people in United States troubled by Tinnitus

According to a latest research, one in 10 Americans has come across ringing in the ears, a problem known as tinnitus. The condition is probably caused by prolonged exposure to loud noises. However, of the ones who were hit by tinnitus, just 36% said they had it continuously.

New Information on Mini-solar System ‘Kepler-80’ discovered in 2012

New Information on Mini-solar System ‘Kepler-80’ discovered in 2012

Astronomers have found an alien star system in 2012 using planet-hunting Kepler space telescope of NASA. At the time of its discovery, they had no idea how big the star system, also called mini-solar system, could be.

Ground Beef Probable Cause behind E. Coli Outburst

Ground Beef Probable Cause behind E. Coli Outburst

Subsequent to the consumption of ground beef in New Hampshire, 12 people have reported to have contracted E. coli O157:H7 infections since June 12, 2016. The explicit source of contracting the infection has not yet been detected by state and federal officials. A notice released by the state’s bureau of infectious disease control on July 22, 2016, suggests that the same strain of E. coli has been contracted by the dozen victims.

Elon Musk discloses his future plans to expand his product line

Elon Musk discloses his future plans to expand his product line

Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, unveiled plans about what Tesla will offer to its customers in future. Musk on Wednesday said that in future, highways will be engaged with electric pickup trucks, tractor-trailers and buses, self-driving systems and ride-sharing network.

Colon Cancer Patients’ Survival Chances Increase with Intake of Omega-3 in Fish

Colon Cancer Patients’ Survival Chances Increase with Intake of Omega-3 in Fish

A new research suggests that the chances of survival for those suffering from colon cancer can possibly increase with the consumption of omega-3 fatty acids, primarily from eating oily fish. The research was an observational one and was performed on nearly 1,700 adults in the US suffering from colon cancer.

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