Study: DDT Linked to Higher Risk of Diabetes Among Asian Indian Immigrants in the U.S.

Previous exposure to the pollutant DDT may contribute to the risk of diabetes among Asian Indian immigrants to the U.S., according to a study from …

2019 Round Up Part 1: A Look At Some of The Year’s Notable Diabetes News

By: Laurie Block, RDN, CDE. Edited by: Suvarna Sheth. Diabetes management is changing rapidly. Every year, healthcare professionals and patients are …

Carnegie Mellon: Your Age Plays A Critical Role in Managing Type 2 Diabetes

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have found that age plays a critical role in the well-being of people newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, …

International Diabetes Federation: 463 Million People Now Living With Diabetes Worldwide

On #WorldDiabetesDay, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) released new figures that highlight the alarming growth in the prevalence of …

Ozempic Lists on the Quebec Formulary for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes

Novo Nordisk announced that Ozempic (semaglutide injection) is now publicly listed in the province of Quebec under the Régie de L’assurance …

New ForCare Inc. Device Keeps Track of Glucose and Ketone Levels

ForaCare Inc.’s new device, the FORA 6 Connect may revolutionalize diabetes management for individuals following the largely popular ketogenic …

ADA and VSP Vision Care Collaborate to Save Sight in People with Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) today announced a new collaboration with VSP® Vision Care, a VSP Global® company which serves nearly 90 …

AHA and ADA Announce 2019-20 ‘Know Diabetes by Heart’ National Ambassadors

Today, on World Diabetes Day, the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association, two of the world’s leading health …

Could a “Smart Toilet” Predict Your Risk for Diabetes and Other Conditions?

Wearable, smart technologies are transforming the ability to monitor and improve health, but a decidedly low-tech commodity — the humble toilet …

New Doors Open for People with Diabetes with Amended FAA Protocol

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced new protocols for pilots with insulin-treated diabetes, which will allow them to fly commercial …