What to Know About Fatty Liver Disease

  Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is one of the most common causes of liver disease in the United States. NAFLD is a condition in …

Depression and Diabetes

Depression can strike anyone, but people who have diabetes appear to be at greater risk. In fact, studies suggest that people who have type 2 …

Clinical Trials: Should I Be in One?

What you need to know about being part of a diabetes research study.

Fatty Liver: What It Is, and How to Get Rid of It

Fatty liver disease is becoming increasingly common in many parts of the world, affecting about 25% of people globally. It is linked to obesity, type …

How Many Carbs Should a Person with Diabetes Eat?

  Figuring out how many carbs to eat when you have diabetes can seem confusing. Meal plans created by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) …

Prediabetes: The Basics

Prediabetes is a precursor condition to type 2 diabetes, characterized by higher-than-normal blood glucose levels and insulin resistance. It’s also …

Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA)

Type 1 diabetes diagnosed in adulthood may be a form of slowly-progressing diabetes called latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA). LADA is also …

Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes, or diabetes that occurs in the second and third trimester of pregnancy and resolves at birth, occurs in approximately 9.2 …

Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes

Many people with type 2 diabetes will eventually require insulin to keep their diabetes in control. In fact, most experts believe we wait too long in …

Artificial Pancreas: Closing the Loop

By Kerri Sparling How many times a day do you think about diabetes? Every time you check your blood sugar? Every time you take an insulin dose? Every …