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Analysis: Scientists getting closer to artificial pancreas

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Researchers are coming closer to developing an “artificial pancreas,” a long-sought system of insulin pumps and glucose sensors that deliver insulin to diabetics, mimicking the function of a real pancreas. The devices have been in development for more than three decades, but lawmakers and diabetes advocates are…

Red meat cold cuts could cause cancer: study

Red meat is being raked over the coals again. Already linked with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease and certain cancers, including cancer of the pancreas, red meat was found by a team of US researchers to be a possible cause of bladder cancer, a study published in the journal…