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IFAD and GEF: Working Together to Boost the Development Dividend
IFAD and GEF: Working Together to Boost the Development Dividend

By balancing higher yields and incomes with healthy ecosystems, a new report shows how the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a UN specialized agency dedicated to smallholder agriculture development,...

Dapagliflozin as Adjunct Therapy to Insulin for People with Type 1 Diabetes May Improve Glycemic Control
Dapagliflozin as Adjunct Therapy to Insulin for People with Type 1 Diabetes May Improve Glycemic Control

DEPICT-2 study of more than 800 people worldwide indicates positive results without added risk of severe hypoglycemia, yet slight increase in DKA events

Sotagliflozin in Conjunction with Insulin for Type 1 Diabetes Reduces Average Blood Glucose Levels
Sotagliflozin in Conjunction with Insulin for Type 1 Diabetes Reduces Average Blood Glucose Levels

People with type 1 diabetes (T1D) who take 200 mg or 400 mg of sotagliflozin in addition to optimized insulin therapy have statistically lower HbA1c levels and weight, as well as low incidence of severe hypoglycemia after...

California Nearly Triples Daily Penalty to $70,000 for Improper Hazardous Waste Disposal
California Nearly Triples Daily Penalty to $70,000 for Improper Hazardous Waste Disposal

If you're considering breaking laws when dealing with hazardous waste - including mishandling mercury containing thermostats - think again. A California law recently raised the maximum penalty to $70,000, a whopping...

Ford Motor Company: Congratulations! It’s a Driver
Ford Motor Company: Congratulations! It’s a Driver

On this historic day for women drivers in Saudi Arabia, newborn Amal (Hope in Arabic) represents a new dawn for the next generation of drivers in the Kingdom who will take to the road towards a bright new future. She is...

Real World Study Suggests Canagliflozin Does Not Increase Risk of Below-Knee Amputation in People with Type 2 Diabetes
Real World Study Suggests Canagliflozin Does Not Increase Risk of Below-Knee Amputation in People with Type 2 Diabetes

Canagliflozin does not increase the risk of amputation for the general type 2 diabetes (T2D) population or in patients with established cardiovascular disease, but does reduce a patient's risk of hospitalization for...

Intense Multifactorial Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes Shown to be Cost Effective
Intense Multifactorial Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes Shown to be Cost Effective

When patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) receive intensified, multifactorial treatment combining lifestyle modification and pharmacological therapy for modifiable risk factors, there is no significant increase in medical...

Alirocumab and Statins Highly Effective in People with Diabetes with Acute Coronary Syndrome
Alirocumab and Statins Highly Effective in People with Diabetes with Acute Coronary Syndrome

People with diabetes who have experienced recent acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and take a combination of alirocumab and statins may reduce their risk of future cardiac events by more than double that of people on the same...

Adding Liraglutide to Insulin Regimen for People with Type 1 Diabetes Improved Glycemic Control
Adding Liraglutide to Insulin Regimen for People with Type 1 Diabetes Improved Glycemic Control

Adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D) who take a daily dose of liraglutide demonstrated improvements in HbA1c levels, weekly average blood glucose levels and increased weight loss, according to the study, "Liraglutide as an...

Thermo Fisher Scientific Donates Rapid DNA Analysis Technology to Help Reunite Families Recently Separated at Border
Thermo Fisher Scientific Donates Rapid DNA Analysis Technology to Help Reunite Families Recently Separated at Border

Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, today announced it is offering to donate $1 million worth of rapid DNA analyzers and related technology to support efforts to reunite children and parents...

Sport Integrity Hotline Receives More Than 50 Allegations of Misconduct in First Six Months
Sport Integrity Hotline Receives More Than 50 Allegations of Misconduct in First Six Months

The Sport Integrity Hotline, launched in December 2017 to address the growing issues confronting the sport industry, has already received over 50 allegations of wrongdoing in sport, originating from 10 different regions...

Press statement from the Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health and Science Charter School about Lesandro Guzman-Feliz
Press statement from the Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health and Science Charter School about Lesandro Guzman-Feliz

The board of trustees, faculty, staff and students of the Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health and Science Charter School are heartbroken at the loss of our student, friend and classmate Lesandro (Junior) Guzman-Feliz. Lesandro...

Diabeloop Insulin Delivery System May Significantly Improve Glycemic Control for People with Type 1 Diabetes
Diabeloop Insulin Delivery System May Significantly Improve Glycemic Control for People with Type 1 Diabetes

New research finds that people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) who used the Diabeloop DBLG1 therapeutic, closed-loop insulin delivery system in a home setting experienced a greater percentage of time in the target blood glucose...

Omnipod® Hybrid Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery System Significantly Improves Glycemic Control in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes
Omnipod® Hybrid Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery System Significantly Improves Glycemic Control in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes

Adults with type 1 diabetes using the Omnipod hybrid closed-loop system (the Horizon™ Automated Glucose Control System) were studied in a supervised outpatient hotel setting with unrestricted meals and moderate-intensity...

Fully Implantable, Continuous Glucose Monitoring Sensor Provided Accuracy for Six Months in Adolescents and Adults with Type 1 Diabetes
Fully Implantable, Continuous Glucose Monitoring Sensor Provided Accuracy for Six Months in Adolescents and Adults with Type 1 Diabetes

When adolescents and adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D) used a new continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) device containing a sensor that can remain implanted in the arm for up to 180 days, the system provided accurate glucose...

Dual-Hormone, Artificial Pancreas with Insulin and Pramlintide Significantly Improves Glucose Levels, Compared to Insulin-Only Artificial Pancreas
Dual-Hormone, Artificial Pancreas with Insulin and Pramlintide Significantly Improves Glucose Levels, Compared to Insulin-Only Artificial Pancreas

A dual-hormone, artificial pancreas1 delivering rapid insulin and the drug pramlintide improved glucose control and reduced glucose variability in adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D) compared to an insulin-only,...

Texas Veteran Shares Pride and Needs of Injured Veterans on Walk of America
Texas Veteran Shares Pride and Needs of Injured Veterans on Walk of America

When Larry Hinkle talks about Texas, the pride the U.S. Marine Corps veteran has in the Lone Star state is evident.

Unifor locals reach tentative agreements with Bombardier
Unifor locals reach tentative agreements with Bombardier

TORONTO, June 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Two Unifor locals working at the Bombardier Aerospace plant in Downsview have reached new collective agreements with the company, to be sent for ratification on Sunday.

GNation Shows That Gamers Care About Charity at E3 2018
GNation Shows That Gamers Care About Charity at E3 2018

GNation was honored to attend the 24th Electronic Entertainment Expo, E3 2018, from June 12th to June 14th in Los Angeles. E3 is the world's premiere trade show for computer and video games and related products, and...

Statement by the Prime Minister on the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism
Statement by the Prime Minister on the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

OTTAWA, June 23, 2018 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism:

Talking Rain® Voluntarily Recalls Sparkling Ice® Cherry Limeade In Response To Customer Complaints
Talking Rain® Voluntarily Recalls Sparkling Ice® Cherry Limeade In Response To Customer Complaints

Talking Rain® (the Company) is voluntarily recalling specific lot codes of bottles of its Sparkling Ice® Cherry Limeade beverage in response to a small number of customer complaints that reported an off-taste and off-odor...

Lettuce Headlines Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival-Fundraiser At DiamondStone Guest Lodge July 27th - 29th
Lettuce Headlines Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival-Fundraiser At DiamondStone Guest Lodge July 27th - 29th

Central Oregon's 6th NEWBERRY EVENT Music & Arts Festival - Charity Fundraiser to Defeat Multiple Sclerosis is an outdoor ticketed 3-day festival well-known as a great time for a good cause. It's a fun summer...

Notice from the Office of the Secretary - Ontario Securities Commission
Notice from the Office of the Secretary - Ontario Securities Commission

TRANS-ATLANTIC DIRECT, TRD-EUROMARKETS S.L., MARTIN SCHWARTZ, also known as MARTIN SHWARTZ, STEWART PRICE, BERNARD JUSTIN SEVILLA and MARK LEE SINGER, File No. 2018-39

Minister of Science launches consultations for a "made-in-Canada" Athena SWAN initiative
Minister of Science launches consultations for a "made-in-Canada" Athena SWAN initiative

OTTAWA, June 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's greatest potential can only be realized when all people, including women, are welcomed into the lab, the classroom and the field. That is why the Government of Canada is taking...

The China Fund, Inc. and City of London Investment Management Company Limited Announce the Mutual Agreement to Dismiss the Fund's and City of London Investment Management Company Limited's Lawsuits Related to the Fund's Annual Stockholders Meeting
The China Fund, Inc. and City of London Investment Management Company Limited Announce the Mutual Agreement to Dismiss the Fund's and City of London Investment Management Company Limited's Lawsuits Related to the Fund's Annual Stockholders Meeting

The China Fund, Inc. (NYSE: CHN) (the "Fund") and City of London Investment Management Company Limited ("CLIM") today jointly announced that a preliminary agreement has been reached related to several matters. The Fund...

More Than 300 Mayors From All 50 United States And Puerto Rico Pledge Commitment To Host 2018 "Play Ball Summer" Events Through August
More Than 300 Mayors From All 50 United States And Puerto Rico Pledge Commitment To Host 2018 "Play Ball Summer" Events Through August

Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) announced that more than 300 Mayors from all 50 United States and Puerto Rico will host youth-focused, baseball & softball...

Supreme Court: States Can Collect Sales Tax from Online Retailers without Physical Presence States The Tax Law Offices of David W Klasing, PC
Supreme Court: States Can Collect Sales Tax from Online Retailers without Physical Presence States The Tax Law Offices of David W Klasing, PC

In a 5-4 vote on June 21, 2018, the United States Supreme Court narrowly ruled in favor of letting states collect sales tax from online retailers. Prior to the ruling, South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., et al. (2018), it was...

1968 Civil Rights Movement Comes To Ben & Jerry's Vermont Factory
1968 Civil Rights Movement Comes To Ben & Jerry's Vermont Factory

Ben & Jerry's factory in Waterbury, VT is marking the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Poor People's Campaign with a special display from the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and...

Ontario Court Does Not Approve Sixties Scoop Settlement
Ontario Court Does Not Approve Sixties Scoop Settlement

TORONTO, June 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Koskie Minsky LLP in Toronto announces that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice denied the motion for approval of the national Sixties Scoop settlement agreement in reasons for decision...

One Honda, One Hundred Thousand Trees
One Honda, One Hundred Thousand Trees

TORONTO, June 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Forest Recovery Canada and the Honda Canada Foundation are celebrating nearly 100,000 trees planted as part of a longstanding partnership to enhance forests across Canada.