Study: Diabetes Management Apps May Not Be The Panacea to Glucose Management

You may be a little overwhelmed by all the new diabetes management apps out there. You’re not alone. Now, a new study from Singapore suggests …

Study: Certain Bacteria Associated with Un-resolving Diabetic Wounds

Whether a wound–such as a diabetic foot ulcer–heals or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, may depend …

LifeScan OneTouch Verio Reflect(TM) System Coming Soon to Canada

LifeScan Inc., a leader in blood glucose monitoring, recently announced the new OneTouch Verio Reflect™ system received Health Canada’s …

Diabetic Drug Shown to Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease in Non-diabetic Patients

The commonly used diabetes drug metformin could reverse the harmful thickening of the heart muscle that leads to cardiovascular disease, according to …

Maternal Gestational Diabetes Linked to Diabetes in Children

Children of mothers who had gestational diabetes during pregnancy could be at increased risk of Type 1 diabetes themselves, according to a new study …

Study: Phenols in Purple Corn Fight Diabetes, Obesity, Inflammation in Mouse Cells

Scientists at the University of Illinois have developed new hybrids of purple corn containing different combinations of phytochemicals that may fight …

Study: Drug Reduces Risk of Kidney Failure in People with Diabetes

A new landmark clinical trial from Standford Medicine shows that a drug lowers the risk of kidney failure by a third in people with Type 2 diabetes …

Companion Medical’s InPen System Available in Retail Pharmacies Nationwide

Companion Medical announced last week it’s expanding access to its InPen™ System which will now be available in retail pharmacies …

A New Molecule to Fight Type 2 Diabetes and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Scientists in Spain have found a new molecule, called EPB-53 could help fight Type 2 diabetes and the non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. According …

LifeScan, Inc. Introduces the OneTouch Reveal® Plus Mobile App in Canada

LifeScan, Inc. recently introduced the OneTouch Reveal® Plus mobile app, which has received a Health Canada license. It will soon be available to …