Treatment Options for Kidney Failure

The kidneys are vital organs in the human body and are responsible for “cleaning” blood of waste and toxins. If you have diabetes and …

Losing Just Six Hours of Sleep Could Increase Diabetes Risk

Losing a single night’s sleep may affect the liver’s ability to produce glucose and process insulin, increasing the risk of metabolic …

Alzheimer’s Disease and Type 2 Diabetes: Researchers in Hope for Inhibitors

Effective therapeutics to counteract the formation of amyloid plaques in Alzheimer’s disease and type 2 diabetes are not yet available. …

Study Provides Clue to Preventing Dangerous Episodes of Low Blood Sugar with Diabetes

A new Louisiana State University Pennington Biomedical Research Center study reveals that a novel biomarker might give us new answers necessary to …

Top 10 Tips for Healthy Feet

Dressed up, dressed down, propped up or running around town, feet bear the brunt of our hectic lives. Take care to make sure you have healthy feet …

Metformin Associated With Increased Dementia Risk in African Americans With Diabetes

The use of metformin may be associated with an increased risk for dementia in older African Americans with type 2 diabetes, according to research …

Lilly Submits New Drug Application for Nasal Glucagon

Eli Lilly submitted a new drug application (NDA) to the FDA for a nasal glucagon, an investigational product, for the treatment of severe …

New Device: Regenerative Bandage May Heal Wounds Safer; Faster

A simple cut or wound with someone with diabetes can become a very serious situation if left untreated. A team researchers at Northwestern University …

How to Test Ketones For Diabetes

If you live with diabetes, then there is no doubt that you know how crucial it is to check your blood on a regular basis.  But you should also keep …

Weight Gain: Can It Really Cause Diabetes?

Health experts have stated there will be a rise in the number of people who gain weight over the next twenty years. Such an increase will bring about …