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Get tips and insights from health-care professionals and people with diabetes, share your comments, and ask questions. Last updated December 17, 2014.

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Cutting Back on Sodium

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Definition of the Day: Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator

Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator

A device, implanted in the body, that detects potentially fatal abnormal heart rhythms and delivers an electric shock to the heart to restore normal rhythm. The electric impulse may be substantially stronger than the tiny signal used by pacemakers to...

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