Why you need more Vitamin D in the winter

By: Margherita T. Cantorna, Pennsylvania State University Winter is upon us and so is the risk of vitamin D deficiency and infections. Vitamin D, …

Tandem Launches the t:slim X2 Insulin Pump with Control-IQ Tech. in the U.S.

Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. today announced the commercial launch of the t:slim X2™ insulin pump with Control-IQ™ technology, an …

FDA Says Weight Loss Drug Lorcaserin May Increase Risk of Cancer

The FDA has issued a safety alert for the weight management medicine Belviq, Belviq XR (lorcaserin) due to a possible increased risk of cancer with …

Study Finds A New Computer Algorithm Predicts Gestational Diabetes

A new computer algorithm can predict in the early stages of pregnancy, or even before pregnancy has occurred, in which women are at a high risk of …

Behavior Change Company Raises $21M to Roll Out Digital Diabetes Treatment in Europe

Oviva, a digital provider of Type 2 diabetes treatment in Europe, has raised $21 million in Series B funding. The new capital will be used to further …

Lilly Expands Affordability With Lower-Priced Versions of Popular Insulin

Eli Lilly today announced plans to add two more cost-saving options to its suite of solutions for people who use Lilly insulin. The company plans to …

Researchers Find Way to Distinguish Type 1 Diabetes from Type 1.5 Diabetes

A multi-center team of researchers led by Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has discovered a genetic signature that could help …

Bigfoot Biomedical Gets $45M Financing, will Support Completion of Unity™ Program

Bigfoot Biomedical, a medical device company creating insulin delivery through the use of AI and automation announced it has raised $45 million in …

Harvard: 5 Healthy Habits at Middle Age May Have Lasting Benefits

Maintaining five healthy habits–eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, keeping a healthy body weight, not drinking too much alcohol, and …

A “Smart” Contact Lens May One Day Diagnosis Diabetes; Treat Retinopathy

A research team from a private research university in Pohang, South Korea, has developed technology that allows diagnosis of diabetes and treatment …