Sky-rocketing Insulin Prices Prompt New Movement Across the U.S.

More than 7 million Americans are insulin dependent. And recent findings show that 1-in-4 Americans are rationing their insulin, a dangerous way …

Carmot Therapeutics Initiates Phase 1 Trial to Treat Type 2 Diabetes

Carmot Therapeutics initiated a clinical trial for the treatment of type 2 diabetes with CT-868, a dual modulator of the GLP-1 and GIP incretin …

Two Type 2 Diabetes Drugs Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Disease

Two drugs commonly prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes carry a high risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attack, stroke, heart failure or …

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 …