Misconceptions May Influence Diabetes Risk for African-Americans

African American families not only share a higher risk for Type 2 diabetes, but many myths and misconceptions about the disease are often passed on …

Lifestyle Counseling Tied to Better Outcomes for Patients with Diabetes

Exercise. Improve your diet. Lose weight. You’ve probably heard the mantra over and over again. People living with diabetes know that along …

Early Onset of Menstruation Associated with Higher Risk of T2D

A large study of rural Chinese women suggests that early onset of menstruation is associated with a higher risk, and body mass index (BMI) may …

Study: Pregnant Women with Obesity and Diabetes at Greater Risk for Stillbirth

Women with diabetes and obesity who are pregnant are more likely to suffer a stillbirth, a new study from Scotland finds. For the study, researchers …

DarioHealth Launches New Blood Pressure Monitoring System

DarioHealth announced the addition of a new digital monitoring solution on its Dario app platform that will allow patients to monitor their blood …

New Predictive Genetic Test for Diabetes Now Available in the U.S.

The first-ever predictive genetic test for Type 2 diabetes, DIABETESpredict® will now be available in the U.S. The test works by evaluating the risk …

Expert Advice: How to Take Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes

By: Joy Pape, RN, BSN, CDE, WOCN, CFCN. Reviewed by Jason C. Baker, MD. Updated 7/30/19. Your skin is the largest organ of your body. Rather than …

Dietary Changes to Treat Fatty Liver Disease and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

If you have nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) or nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), your doctor may put you on a special diet designed to …

Symptoms of Fatty Liver and Dietary Strategies For Getting Rid Of Fatty Liver

There are two main forms of fatty liver disease: Non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFLD): Fat buildup in the liver that is not linked to drinking alcohol. …

Asthma Medication Stops Changes in Diabetic Retinopathy in Type 1 Diabetes

The asthma medication montelukast, also known as Singulair, can inhibit early changes in diabetic retinopathy, the eye disease which develops due to …