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Here are the latest posts about Diabetes on Science, Space & Robots:

Google Developing Smart Contact Lenses That Measure Glucose Levels
Google is developing smart contact lenses that measure glucose levels to help people manage their diabetes. (January 19, 2014)

Study Finds White Rice Consumption Increases Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
A new study claims that the risk of type 2 diabetes is significantly increased if white rice is eaten regularly. (March 16, 2012)

New Blood Test May Measure Visceral Fat
The BBC reports that a new blood test that measures the amount of a protein called RBP4 in the blood may help determine the amount of fat around a person's internal organs. (September 26, 2007)

Diabulimia: Diabetic Young Women Skipping Shots to Lose Weight
The BBC is reporting that thousands of young women and teenage women with type 1 diabetes are intentionally skipping injections to fuel weight loss. (July 4, 2007)

Tofi: Thin on the Outside, Fat on the Inside
Not everyone who appears thin on the outside is also thin where it really matters -- on the inside. (December 15, 2006)