Stopping the spiral

Young people with diabetes sometimes struggle with both the disease and depression. There's help available.

Diabetes questions of the month

Is diabetes reversible? Does the condition reduce my life expectancy?

Eat your way to healthier glucose levels

Dietitian offers sound advice for finding proper balance in your busy life.

Scientists identify sugar-busting enzyme in rats

But whether it might impact human obesity or diabetes isn't yet known.

Artificial pancreas to get long-term 'real-life' trial

Researchers to measure how well the new technology helps people with type 1 diabetes.

Nasal spray may offer diabetics faster treatment

Trial found it easier to use than current remedy for low blood sugar.

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.

Sound the alarm

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

Diabetes drug improves gut bacteria

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

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.

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.

Diabetes question of the month

What exactly is pre-diabetes?