New Device: Regenerative Bandage May Heal Wounds Safer; Faster

A simple cut or wound with someone with diabetes can become a very serious situation if left untreated. A team researchers at Northwestern University …

Study: Cancer Diagnosis Tied to Increased Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Can a cancer diagnosis increase the risk of type 2 diabetes?  New research from Korea attempted to answer just that in a recent study. It turns …

Gene Therapy Maybe the Key to Treating Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

A team in Spain has managed to cure obesity and type 2 diabetes in mice using gene therapy.  Currently, available therapies are not designed for all …

Working Long Hours Linked to Increased Risk of Diabetes in Women

A new study finds women who work 45 hours or more each week may be inadvertently increasing their risk for diabetes.  Men who work the same number …

What Age Groups Are More Prone To Diabetes?

There was a time when type 2 diabetes was considered to be a disease that is commonly found among adults or seniors. But alas, this is no longer the …

How to Test Ketones For Diabetes

If you live with diabetes, then there is no doubt that you know how crucial it is to check your blood on a regular basis.  But you should also keep …

Can Diabetes Cause Itching?

Whether diabetes causes itching is a common question among people living with diabetes, especially those with type 2.  The short answer to the …

ADA Spotlight: Should Metformin Remain the First-Line Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes?

Should metformin remain first-line therapy for type 2 diabetes?  It was one of the more light-hearted but hotly-debated presentations at this …

What Type Of Diabetes Requires Insulin?

Have you been diagnosed with diabetes and wondering if that means you will have to start taking insulin? The answer to this question depends on two …

The Best Free Diabetes Apps and Trackers

Glucose Buddy Diabetes Tracker Stars: 4.7 out of 5.  Ratings: 3.9K. Price: Free. For iPhone. Glucose Buddy Diabetes Tracker also allows you to track …