A diagnosis of type 1 diabetes can make life feel very different and add substantial amounts of extra stress. However, there are plenty of things you can do to reduce your chances of suffering complications or feeling unwell. Follow these seven tips for living with the disease if you want to take the best care […]
Unfortunately, there are many widespread myths about diabetes and diet. Some claims may deprive diabetics of enjoyable, safe foods, while other popular rumors could even be hazardous to your health. Read on to discover the truth behind the top six myths about diabetes and food. 1. Diabetes diets are almost too complex to manage […]
Good news for Eli Lilly & Co., as well as for type 2s who appreciate the addition of new drugs to treat their condition: Lilly says its once-weekly injectible drug, dulaglutide, has outperformed three other widely taken diabetes drugs in three just-concluded Phase III studies.
Just a 1 percent weight loss in older people with type 2 diabetes can improve their physical mobility by up to 7 percent, according to a new study just published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
NeuroMetrix, Inc., a Massachusetts-based medical device company, has filed a 510(k) form with the US Food and Drug Administration for the SENSUSTM, a pain therapy device for people who suffer diabetic neuropathy. A 510(k) is a “premarket notification” of a company’s intent to market a medical product. The FDA then tests the product and provides feedback to the manufacturer
The FDA has approved the start of outpatient trials of a smart phone-based monitoring device that functions as an artificial pancreas.
As we approach the summer season, our thoughts turn to barbecues, picnics, amusement parks, and road trips to the beach.
There are lots of articles about diabetes, as well as all kinds of information about anemia.
British researchers say that metformin, the drug most often used to treat prediabetes and type 2 diabetes, could provide potential protection against endometrial cancer in women.