PATIENT STORY

A new life, a new commitment

A life-threatening infection was Larry Thomas' turning point, his rock bottom. Geralyn Merkey was there to meet him.

December 28, 2015 4

Sound the alarm

Minorities are at much greater risk of developing diabetes, but early action can make all the difference.

December 19, 2015 0

Diabetes drug improves gut bacteria

Metformin improved levels of fatty acids that help lower blood sugar levels.

December 13, 2015 0

New diabetes cases drop for first time in decades

But it's not all good news: The U.S. still has more diabetes patients than 37 other developed nations.

December 6, 2015 1
PATIENT STORY

‘Make the most of what you have’

Jacob Lesinski isn't about to let type 1 diabetes keep him from accomplishing his dreams.

December 1, 2015 0

Diabetes question of the month

What exactly is pre-diabetes?

December 1, 2015 0

Sleep patterns may affect diabetes risk

Study says adding two or more hours of shuteye each night might be a warning sign.

November 12, 2015 0

Diabetes question of the month

What about sugar-free candy?

November 1, 2015 1

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