Why Regular Dental Cleaning is an Important Part of Diabetes Management

Did you know having routine dental visits is an important part of good diabetes management? Many people may be surprised to learn that gum disease is …

Convincing Evidence that Type 2 Diabetes is a Cause of Erectile Dysfunction

Evidence that type 2 diabetes is a cause of erectile dysfunction has been found in a large-scale genomic study in the U.K. The study, led by the …

Diabetes Drug Could be Used to Treat Common Heart Problem, Study Suggests

Researchers at the University of Arizona have discovered that metformin, a drug commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes, might also be used to treat …

Study Suggests Promising New Rx Target for Obesity and Diabetes

New research suggests a novel protein may be a promising therapeutic target to treat or prevent metabolic disorders like diabetes. The study also …

Low Risk Patients with Type 2 Diabetes May Be Testing Too Often, Study

More than half of patients with type 2 diabetes using treatments other than insulin, may be using their test-strips incorrectly —  testing …

Researchers Use Zinc to Target Insulin-Producing Cells with Regenerative Drug

By: Dr. Nathan Collins An insulin injection can manage diabetes symptoms, but actually curing the disease would mean healing cells in the pancreas …

Fasting for Lab Tests May Not Be Good for patients with Diabetes

Fasting before a blood test for cholesterol tests is common practice, but new research from Michigan State University shows it is a contributing …

POPS! Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of POPS!® one System

POPS! Diabetes Care received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of their POPS!® one Blood Glucose Monitoring System yesterday. …

Researchers Link Sleep Health to Insulin Resistance in Obese Teens

Researchers have identified a connection between overweight and obese teens’ sleep health and their insulin sensitivity. In what is believed to …

One in Four Patients Skimp on Insulin Because of High Cost, Study

One-quarter of patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes have reported using less insulin than prescribed due to high costs, a new Yale University …