Weight Loss Causes Remission of Type 2 Diabetes in Some Patients

Almost half of the individuals with type 2 diabetes in a trial achieved remission of their diabetes after weight-loss intervention within 6 years of …

Diabetes Risk Higher Among LGBQ Teens, Northwestern Study Finds

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and questioning youth (LGBQ) are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes, be obese and engage in a less amount of physical …

Study Provides Clue to Preventing Dangerous Episodes of Low Blood Sugar with Diabetes

A new Louisiana State University Pennington Biomedical Research Center study reveals that a novel biomarker might give us new answers necessary to …

FDA Approves Abbott’s Continuous Glucose Monitoring Device for 14-Day Use

The FDA approved Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system for 14-day use last Friday. The approval makes …

Diabetes Drugs Act as Powerful Curb for Immune Cells in Controlling Inflammation

When tissue is damaged, one of the body’s first inflammatory immune-system responders are macrophages, cells which are commonly thought of as …

Metformin Associated With Increased Dementia Risk in African Americans With Diabetes

The use of metformin may be associated with an increased risk for dementia in older African Americans with type 2 diabetes, according to research …

Lilly Submits New Drug Application for Nasal Glucagon

Eli Lilly submitted a new drug application (NDA) to the FDA for a nasal glucagon, an investigational product, for the treatment of severe …

Review: World’s First “Artificial Pancreas,” Medtronic’s MiniMed® 670G System

It’s almost been a year since the world’s first “artificial pancreas,” Medtronic’s MiniMed® 670G System has been commercially available. …

New Study: Sugar Spikes Common in People Without Diabetes

A new study from Stanford University School of Medicine shows that blood sugar levels in people without diabetes fluctuate more than they think. The …

Discovery Reveals How Obesity Causes Diabetes

New research from the University of Virginia School of Medicine explains why obesity causes harmful inflammation that can lead to type 2 diabetes and …