Why the Flu Vaccine Is Vital for People With Diabetes

In a special partnership with Healthline, dLife brings you a look at why the flu vaccine is vital for people with diabetes. By: Ginger Vieira Experts …

Researchers Find Ways to Prevent Heart Disease in Type 1 Diabetes

Metformin, a commonly prescribed drug for type 2 diabetes could prevent heart disease in patients with type 1 diabetes -and could lead to the …

Dexcom G6® Continuous Glucose Monitoring System to be Available to Medicare Beneficiaries with Diabetes

DexCom, Inc., announced the new Dexcom G6® continuous glucose monitoring system (CGM), will be covered for Medicare beneficiaries in the U.S. …

Big 3 Insulin Makers Receive Lawsuit For “Deceptive” Price Hikes

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is the latest to file a lawsuit against the nation’s three largest insulin makers, Sanofi-Aventis U.S. …

Links from “Type 1.5 Diabetes” Analysis Offers Hope for More Accurate Diagnosis

Scientists who performed the largest-ever genetic study of a puzzling type of adult-onset diabetes have uncovered new connections to the two major …

Use of “Artificial Pancreas” May Reduce Distress with Diabetes Management in Kids

Adolescence and kids with type 1 diabetes who use artificial pancreas devices, otherwise known as hybrid closed loop (HCL) systems reported fewer …

Tandem Diabetes Care Receives Health Canada Approval to Market t:slim X2 Insulin Pump

Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc., a medical device company and manufacturer of the only touchscreen insulin pumps with continuous glucose monitoring …

Vigorous Exercise Decreases Risk of Type 2 Diabetes; Cardiovascular Disease in Childhood

An increased amount of physical exercise can reduce the risk factors of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in children, a new study shows. …

Having Some Cheese in Your Diet May Protect Against Diabetes, Study

Whether dairy and dairy fat is good for you has been an on-going debate for many years, however, a new international study finds that dairy fat found …

How Teens with Type 1 Diabetes Can Guard Their Hearts

People with type 1 diabetes are far more likely to develop cardiovascular disease than those without diabetes. Their risks climb even higher if they …