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Research: Cure from 2004

  1. Is there any chance that there might be a cure for diabetes? (26 Dec 2004)
  2. What can you tell me about the work of Dr. Denise Faustman? Is there any new information about her efforts? (9 Dec 2004)
  3. Are there any herb, drug, vitamin, mineral or antioxidants that can gradually cure beta cell damage and the resulting diabetes? (24 Nov 2004)
  4. Are you optimistic that stem cell research can lead to a cure for diabetes? (28 Aug 2004)
  5. Is it possible to harvest islet cells from a honeymooning person for future cloning? Are any drugs being developed to help slow the autoimmune system from attacking islet cells? (2 Jun 2004)
  6. I am 32 years old. Will I see a cure for my son in my life time? (24 May 2004)
  7. Could you help me find a nutritionist to help with vegetarian meal planning for my recently diagnosed daughter? What is the status of a cure? (2 May 2004)
  8. Would it be feasible to extract working beta cells during the honeymoon period so they can be reproduced in a laboratory and then replaced? (6 Apr 2004)
  9. I heard that someone in the U.S. has found a way to treat diabetes with pancreatic cells? Is this true? Is there any news on the cure? (20 Mar 2004)
  10. Are there any known ways to preserve and expand beta cell mass in new onset patients? Can bitter melon help? (9 Mar 2004)
  11. I read that an experiment involving cloning of pancreatic beta cells was successful. Do you know when it will be done with humans? (9 Feb 2004)
  12. At age 40, my brother was diagnosed with type 1. Can several family members go together and donate islet cells for him? (26 Jan 2004)
  13. I would like to know if there's any possibility of a pancreas replacement operation for a two-year-child. (21 Jan 2004)
  14. I live in Malta and my 30 year old friend is diabetic. How likely is it that this person will be cured and live a normal life? (13 Jan 2004)

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