FDA Approves New Influenza Drug, Just in Time for Flu Season

Genentech announced yesterday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved XOFLUZA™ for the treatment of the flu, in patients …

When Dad’s Exercise, Children See Improved Glucose Metabolism, Even as Adults

Men who exercise have off-spring that have improved glucose metabolism, according to new research from the Ohio State University Wexner Medical …

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 …

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 …

Undiagnosed Prediabetes Highly Prevalent in Infertile Men, Study

The objective of a new study from Milan, Italy was to look at the prevalence and the risk associated with prediabetes in infertile men. Out of 744 …

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. …