More than 29 million Americans had diabetes in 2012. About 208,000 of those are under age 20 (Type 1). Another 86 million Americans are considered “prediabetic.” We’re tracking what’s new and what you can do to prevent—or conquer—the challenges of living with diabetes.
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Study finds daily sugary drink tied to 13 percent increased risk over a decade.
Patiromer appears to keep potassium levels in check, researchers say.
Vacations don't have to slow down just because of diabetes in the family.
Explore the coming revolution in blood sugar monitoring, from skin sensors to contact lenses.
People with diabetes have to watch both sides of that all-important number—when it's too high, and when it's too low.
Intensive therapy cuts risk of needing a procedure in half, researchers report.