Study: Finding New Ways to Protect Against Type 1 Diabetes

A new Australian study has investigated how exposure to certain triggers can increase the risk of Type 1 diabetes. Researchers from The Westmead …

Eli Lilly and Company’s Lower-Priced Insulin Now Available

Eli Lilly and Company announced its generic, half-priced version of Humalog insulin is now available for order in pharmacies across the U.S. The …

LifeScan and Sanvita Medical Partner to Launch Continuous Glucose Monitoring Devices

LifeScan, a leader in blood glucose monitoring and maker of the OneTouch® brand announced it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Sanvita …

FDA Warns Against the Use of “DIY” Diabetes Management Devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning about the use of unapproved devices for diabetes management, so-called …

“Smart” Insulin Could Prevent Hypoglycemia During Diabetes Treatment

Bioengineers at the University of California, Los Angeles have developed a new type of insulin that could help prevent hypoglycemia in people who use …

Study Finds Children in Canada are not Diagnosed Early Enough with Type 1 Diabetes

Elwyn was a healthy 13 month-old toddler when she started drinking water from the bathtub. Over time, she became increasingly thirsty and demanded …

Research: Finding Innovative Ways to Predict Autoimmunity in Type 1 Diabetes

Finding a reliable indicator to predict the onset of autoimmunity in Type 1 diabetes has eluded scientists for many years. As a result, Type 1 …

FDA Approves New Injection for Diabetic Retinopathy

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced yesterday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection to …

Treating T1D: New Technique to Aid Pancreatic Islet Cell Transplantation

A team of researchers in Spain is seeking a new technique for reducing the technical hurdles involved with microencapsulating pancreatic islets when …

Harvard Research Makes More Advances in Cell Therapy for Diabetes

A team of Harvard University scientists has come up with an improved process that may one day be used to improve beta cell transplants for patients …