Dexcom Acquires TypeZero Technologies, Paving the Way for Automated Insulin Delivery

DexCom, Inc. a leader in continuous glucose monitoring for people with diabetes, announced that it acquired TypeZero Technologies, Inc., late last …

Everything You Need to Know About the Many Types of Wounds

By: Joy Pape, RN, BSN, CDE, WOCN, CFCN Let’s take some time to discuss skin and learn about wound care. Skin is the largest organ of your body. …

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 …

Eating Whole Grains Could Prevent Type 2 Diabetes up to 34 Percent

A new study finds that eating whole grain can prevent Type 2 diabetes, up to 34 percent in men, and 22 percent in women. The study, which was …

Scientists Identify Hormone Link Between Diabetes and Hypertension

Dr. Joshua J. Joseph (above, right) examines a patient with diabetes. Joseph led a study at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center that …

Gestational Diabetes May Predispose to Postpartum Depression Symptoms

Mothers diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus have an elevated risk of developing postpartum depression symptoms, according to a new Finnish …

Periods of fasting can protect against obesity and diabetes

Scientists at the Salk Institute found that mice lacking the biological clocks thought to be necessary for a healthy metabolism could still be …

FDA Issues Warning About Rare Infection with Commonly Used Diabetes Medication

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning patients and doctors about a rare but serious infection that has been reported with a common class …

Beyond Type 1 Launches New Community for Type 1 Diabetes Losses

Today, on National Grief Awareness Day, Beyond Type 1, a global non-profit organization dedicated to bringing awareness to Type 1 diabetes, announces …

How Brown Fat Reacts to a Carbohydrate-Rich Meal

Brown fat consumes energy, which is the reason why it could be important for preventing obesity and diabetes. Working together with an international …