Task force urges broader screening for type 2 diabetes

Group advises testing overweight, obese people ages 40 to 70 for abnormal blood sugar.

October 31, 2015 0

New clues to how gene affects women’s body shape

Study found variants determine where body fat is stored, regulation of fat cells.

October 15, 2015 0

Higher-protein diets combat type 2 diabetes

But it only works for those with a certain vitamin D metabolism.

October 5, 2015 0

Two easy steps to ward off this diabetes complication

Having a high glucose level and not responding is 'like
 seeing that your gas tank is almost empty, but then not getting more gas.'

October 3, 2015 0

Control type 2 diabetes to prevent dementia

Poor blood sugar control increases risk of brain troubles.

September 24, 2015 0

Diabetes: Still all about that gut

New research about Type 2 diabetes may be helpful, but it still supports the importance of healthy eating and regular exercise.

September 15, 2015 0

Diabetes questions of the month

Will insurance pay for my glucose monitor and insulin pump?

September 1, 2015 1

Diabetes goes back to school

Here's the cheat sheet to guide parents on prepping children for the new school year.

August 21, 2015 0

Don’t skip blood sugar checks

People with type 2 diabetes benefit from twice-daily monitoring.

August 9, 2015 0

Diabetes question of the month

When is it time to see a specialist?

August 1, 2015 3

High soda intake may boost diabetes risk, even without obesity

Study finds daily sugary drink tied to 13 percent increased risk over a decade.

July 27, 2015 0

New drug may help diabetic kidney disease patients

Patiromer appears to keep potassium levels in check, researchers say.

July 25, 2015 1