New insulin pump shows big promise

MinMed 670G system requires minimal user interaction.

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.

3 top diabetes myths: Learn the truth

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

‘A true inspiration’

Despite a string of bad breaks, a Michigan man turns to the gym and a healthy diet to shed nearly 120 pounds and some bad habits.

Potential reversal of type 2 diabetes?

Up to 40 percent experienced temporary remission.

Study: Daily soda could up diabetes risk

Dietitian agrees excessive soda consumption is problematic, but adds that study's findings need further research.

Slim but sedentary? Beware prediabetes

Four out of 10 such people have higher blood sugar by middle age.

A touch improved

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

Diabetes questions of the month

What does the future hold for diabetes research and treatment?

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.

Daily soda boosts prediabetes risk

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

Type 2 diabetes? Walk after eating

Study: If you want to lower your blood sugar levels, a short stroll may be what the doctor ordered.

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