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April 27, 1995
The obituary in yesterday's editions for Dorothy Smallwood should have listed the cause of death as complications of diabetes.The Sun regrets the error.
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December 4, 2004
On November 19, 2004, due to complications of diabetes, DR. DEAN H. LOCKWOOD, 67, of Pittsford, NY. He was born June 17, 1937, in Millford, CT. He graduated from Albany Academy in 1955, Wesleyan University in 1959 and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 1963. Dean willingly served as a surgeon in the Public Health Service from 1964 to 1965, he taught at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine from 1967 to 1976 and later as the Chair of the Endocrine and Metabolism Unit and Associate Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine from 1976 to 1991.
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NEWS
November 27, 1995
Nikolai Drozdetsky, 38, a Soviet and Olympic hockey champion, died Saturday in St. Petersburg, Russia, from complications of diabetes. He helped the Soviet national team win an Olymic chamionship.
NEWS
December 8, 1999
Lucile Petry Leone, 97, who founded the U. S. Cadet Nurse Corps and helped avoid the need to draft nurses for World War II, died in San Francisco Nov. 25. Ms. Leone, who helped recruit more than 100,000 young women to study nursing, founded and directed the Cadet Nurse Corps after the United States was fighting both in Europe and the Pacific.The program, authorized by Congress in 1943, covered a candidate's tuition, fees, room and board, books, monthly stipends and uniforms. In return, candidates promised to take part in military or civilian nursing until the war ended.
NEWS
May 6, 1992
Henry G. Bosz, an affable career bureaucrat who was Maryland's personnel secretary in charge of some 40,000 employees in the 1970s, died yesterday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center from complications of diabetes.Mr. Bosz's only immediate survivor is his wife.Visiting hours are scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the Mitchell-Wiedefeld Home, 6500 York Road. The funeral on Friday will be private.
NEWS
December 4, 2004
On November 19, 2004, due to complications of diabetes, DR. DEAN H. LOCKWOOD, 67, of Pittsford, NY. He was born June 17, 1937, in Millford, CT. He graduated from Albany Academy in 1955, Wesleyan University in 1959 and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 1963. Dean willingly served as a surgeon in the Public Health Service from 1964 to 1965, he taught at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine from 1967 to 1976 and later as the Chair of the Endocrine and Metabolism Unit and Associate Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine from 1976 to 1991.
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By Dr. Simeon Margolis and Dr. Simeon Margolis,Contributing Writer | October 27, 1992
Q: I have read about the benefits of aspirin for the prevention of heart attacks but have hesitated to take it regularly because of my diabetes. Is aspirin safe in people with diabetes?A: A study of 3,711 diabetic patients between the ages of 18 and 70 found that daily aspirin, compared with a placebo, produced a small but significant decrease in the frequency of fatal and non-fatal heart attacks over a five- to seven-year period. There was no difference between the two groups in the overall death rate.
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By Dr. Simeon Margolis and Dr. Simeon Margolis,Contributing Writer | July 20, 1993
Q: Recently, the newspapers reported that diabetics who maintained low blood-sugar levels reduced their likelihood of developing complications involving the kidneys and eyes. My doctor has been satisfied with my treatment during the eight years I have used insulin. My blood sugars are always around 200 when I check them each morning, and I wonder whether I need more insulin.A: For many years, it has been evident that control of blood sugar could prevent acute complications of diabetes, such as infections and diabetic coma (ketoacidosis)
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By Jonathan Bor | June 4, 1991
The state health department has beefed up its Medicaid benefits for diabetics -- offering a larger array of services in hopes of preventing the serious complications that make patients ill and cost taxpayers millions.The Diabetes Care Program, in its first week of operation, offers the new services to patients who agree to obtain all their medical services through a primary care doctor certified by the state as an expert in the care of diabetes.In diabetes, the pancreas produces little or no insulin, the hormone that makes it possible for cells to absorb and use glucose for their energy needs.
NEWS
October 4, 1998
Helen Elizabeth Hardy, 94, homemaker, motherHelen Elizabeth Hardy, a homemaker and mother of two who loved Ocean City, died at Greater Baltimore Medical Center on Wednesday of complications from a fall. She was 94.Born in Baltimore and raised in the Patterson Park area, where she attended parochial school, the former Helen Fody was one of nine siblings. She married George Alvin Hardy in 1929, and they later moved to Baltimore County.Mrs. Hardy was known to her family and friends as Miss Ocean City because she spent 50 of the past 51 summers there, usually at the Sea Mist Apartments at 13th Street and Philadelphia Avenue.
NEWS
October 4, 1998
Helen Elizabeth Hardy, 94, homemaker, motherHelen Elizabeth Hardy, a homemaker and mother of two who loved Ocean City, died at Greater Baltimore Medical Center on Wednesday of complications from a fall. She was 94.Born in Baltimore and raised in the Patterson Park area, where she attended parochial school, the former Helen Fody was one of nine siblings. She married George Alvin Hardy in 1929, and they later moved to Baltimore County.Mrs. Hardy was known to her family and friends as Miss Ocean City because she spent 50 of the past 51 summers there, usually at the Sea Mist Apartments at 13th Street and Philadelphia Avenue.
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By Sylvia Badger | March 22, 1998
IT WAS LIKE the good old days for Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Jim "Catfish" Hunter. He was in his element at Oriole Park at Camden Yards signing baseballs for fans. Only this time, rather than preparing to pitch, he was at the ballpark as the honorary chairman of the Sugar Ball, a benefit for the American Diabetes Association.Hunter, a diabetic, pitched the American League's first regular-season perfect game in 46 years on May 8, 1968. He left baseball in 1978, suffering from arm strain and diabetes, and retired to his farm in Hertford, N.C. Since then, he has traveled the country as a spokesman for Pharmecia & Upjohn.
NEWS
November 27, 1995
Nikolai Drozdetsky, 38, a Soviet and Olympic hockey champion, died Saturday in St. Petersburg, Russia, from complications of diabetes. He helped the Soviet national team win an Olymic chamionship.
NEWS
April 27, 1995
The obituary in yesterday's editions for Dorothy Smallwood should have listed the cause of death as complications of diabetes.The Sun regrets the error.
FEATURES
By Dr. Simeon Margolis and Dr. Simeon Margolis,Contributing Writer | July 20, 1993
Q: Recently, the newspapers reported that diabetics who maintained low blood-sugar levels reduced their likelihood of developing complications involving the kidneys and eyes. My doctor has been satisfied with my treatment during the eight years I have used insulin. My blood sugars are always around 200 when I check them each morning, and I wonder whether I need more insulin.A: For many years, it has been evident that control of blood sugar could prevent acute complications of diabetes, such as infections and diabetic coma (ketoacidosis)
FEATURES
By Dr. Simeon Margolis and Dr. Simeon Margolis,Contributing Writer | October 27, 1992
Q: I have read about the benefits of aspirin for the prevention of heart attacks but have hesitated to take it regularly because of my diabetes. Is aspirin safe in people with diabetes?A: A study of 3,711 diabetic patients between the ages of 18 and 70 found that daily aspirin, compared with a placebo, produced a small but significant decrease in the frequency of fatal and non-fatal heart attacks over a five- to seven-year period. There was no difference between the two groups in the overall death rate.
NEWS
December 8, 1999
Lucile Petry Leone, 97, who founded the U. S. Cadet Nurse Corps and helped avoid the need to draft nurses for World War II, died in San Francisco Nov. 25. Ms. Leone, who helped recruit more than 100,000 young women to study nursing, founded and directed the Cadet Nurse Corps after the United States was fighting both in Europe and the Pacific.The program, authorized by Congress in 1943, covered a candidate's tuition, fees, room and board, books, monthly stipends and uniforms. In return, candidates promised to take part in military or civilian nursing until the war ended.
NEWS
By Cox News Service | April 7, 1992
WASHINGTON -- The births of three of her four children were complicated by diabetes, Joyce Knows His Gun said. The fifth was stillborn, and she has had no children since."
NEWS
May 6, 1992
Henry G. Bosz, an affable career bureaucrat who was Maryland's personnel secretary in charge of some 40,000 employees in the 1970s, died yesterday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center from complications of diabetes.Mr. Bosz's only immediate survivor is his wife.Visiting hours are scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the Mitchell-Wiedefeld Home, 6500 York Road. The funeral on Friday will be private.
NEWS
By Cox News Service | April 7, 1992
WASHINGTON -- The births of three of her four children were complicated by diabetes, Joyce Knows His Gun said. The fifth was stillborn, and she has had no children since."
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