New insulin pump shows big promise

MinMed 670G system requires minimal user interaction.

June 18, 2017 2

Costly struggle for life-saving drug

The price of insulin has jumped 400 percent over the past decade, leaving some patients choosing between food and medicine.

April 2, 2017 2

Here’s your wakeup call

Doctors warn of sleep apnea’s outsized role in aggravating—and in some cases creating—a host of ailments.

February 2, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

Diabetes isn’t what it used to be

Doctors expect Emma Scott, 7, to live a 'normal kid' kind of life after Type 1 diagnosis.

January 23, 2017 1

A touch improved

FDA approves first continuous glucose monitoring system for treatment decisions, sparing folks from three daily fingersticks.

December 31, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Diabetes in disguise?

Ben Krieger had no idea that his extreme symptoms—fatigue, thirst, hunger and weight loss—were signs of Type 1 diabetes.

November 27, 2016 4

Sweet power of protein, probiotics

People who add these elements to their diet could see improvements in blood sugar levels.

November 24, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Meet Otto: A happy bundle

As an early graduate of a collaborative clinic for pregnant women with diabetes, he arrived with a healthy birth weight and a bright future.

November 20, 2016 0

The key to avoiding diabetes

A healthy diet and exercise can help.

November 17, 2016 2

Daily soda boosts prediabetes risk

Long-running study shows how regular sugar intake can batter a person's body on a cellular level.

November 16, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Expecting and have diabetes?

Specialized, one-stop prenatal care gives Becky Norris 'a sense of peace.'

September 23, 2016 0

3 top diabetes myths: Learn the truth

A diabetes educator discusses the most common misconceptions she hears and offers two helpful tips.

April 30, 2016 0