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Studies: Weight-loss surgery can reverse, possible cure diabetes

March 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Doctors say the surgery should be offered sooner to more people with the disease not just as a last resort. Continue Reading

Insulin pump maker identified after hacking talk

August 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

When Jay Radcliffe revealed three weeks ago that he’d found serious security holes in a popular type of insulin pump that diabetics wear, he kept two important details secret: the pump maker’s name, and the specific technique he used to hack the device. Today he identified the company Medtronic Inc. in an effort to apply public pressure to fix the vulnerabilities. Continue Reading