Archive for July 2015

Kaitlin shows her pump and tells about her journey with type 1 Diabetes

There has been exciting news in the world of type 1 diabetes recently. A drug that has been used for decades to prevent tuberculosis has been found to improve diabetes type 1 in adults. The vaccine works by destroying white blood cells that harm the pancreas, while the good white blood cells that quiet down […]

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Promerica Health welcomes Jennifer Hodges, Pharm.D. Student

Promerica Health is excited to welcome Jennifer Hodges who is completing an internship with our company as part of her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of New England. Jennifer’s undergraduate degree in Animal Science is from Virginia Tech. Jennifer put the Animal Science degree to use while she spent time managing her family […]

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Deskercise: 10 Ways To Stay Fit During The Work Day

Research shows that changing our sedentary habits is one of the most effective ways of preventing type 2 diabetes. Are you are familiar with the “Get fit, don’t sit” challenge? (if not, please see our post from April 29th). “Get fit, Don’t sit” is recognized as a commitment to getting up and moving at least every 90 minutes […]

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