Low Risk Patients with Type 2 Diabetes May Be Testing Too Often, Study

More than half of patients with type 2 diabetes using treatments other than insulin, may be using their test-strips incorrectly —  testing …

Certain Immune B Cells Can Delay Type 1 Diabetes Onset in Mice

A team of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Michigan Medical School have reported that a subset of immune B cells, …

Skin Care: Prevention is the First, last, and best step in wound treatment

By: Joy Pape, RN, BSN, CDE, WOCN, CFCN We’re talking wound care and it can be a long talk. That’s how it can be with diabetes and wounds. It can …

Researchers Use Zinc to Target Insulin-Producing Cells with Regenerative Drug

By: Dr. Nathan Collins An insulin injection can manage diabetes symptoms, but actually curing the disease would mean healing cells in the pancreas …

Fasting for Lab Tests May Not Be Good for patients with Diabetes

Fasting before a blood test for cholesterol tests is common practice, but new research from Michigan State University shows it is a contributing …

POPS! Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of POPS!® one System

POPS! Diabetes Care received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of their POPS!® one Blood Glucose Monitoring System yesterday. …

Researchers Link Sleep Health to Insulin Resistance in Obese Teens

Researchers have identified a connection between overweight and obese teens’ sleep health and their insulin sensitivity. In what is believed to …

One in Four Patients Skimp on Insulin Because of High Cost, Study

One-quarter of patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes have reported using less insulin than prescribed due to high costs, a new Yale University …

New Drug Maybe in Sight to Treat Diabetes-Related Blindness

Australian scientists have developed a novel drug which could potentially be used to effectively treat patients with diabetic retinopathy; the main …

Sweetened Drinks Could Raise Risk of Type 2 Diabetes More Than Foods with Fructose

Drinking sweetened beverages may put you at greater risk for developing type 2 diabetes more than consuming foods that contain fructose, a naturally …