New CDC Statistics Finds 1 in 7 Americans Have Diabetes

The prevalence of diagnosed diabetes among the U.S. population is s 9.7%, and undiagnosed diabetes is 4.3%, making the total number affected by the …

Severe Hypoglycemia Rescue Treatment Hits Endpoints in Late Stage Trial

A Danish biotechnology company, Zealand Pharma announced its candidate for severe hypoglycemia achieved primary and key secondary endpoints in …

Research Looks at Underlying Causes for Cognitive Decline in Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes has been linked with an increased risk of cognitive dysfunction and dementia, but the underlying mechanisms are uncertain. A new …

Higher Rates of Suicide, Alcohol and Accidental Deaths in those with Diabetes

Adults who are newly diagnosed with diabetes are more likely to die of suicide, alcohol-related causes or accidents compared to those without …

Cutting Edge Pharma Companies Collaborate to Tackle Type 1 Diabetes

CRISPR Therapeutics, a Massachusetts based gene editing company, and ViaCyte, a regenerative medicine company based in San Diego, California, are …

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Tied to Increased Chances of Diabetes

Those with psoriatic arthritis, a form of arthritis that affects some people who have the skin condition psoriasis may have an increased risk for …

Exposure to Safe Levels of BPA May Still Affect Insulin Response in Humans

In a first of its kind study, researchers have found that exposure to levels of bisphenol A (BPA) deemed to be “safe” by the U.S. Food …

New Technique Heals Wounds with Reprogrammed Skin Cells

By: Professor Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, University of California San Diego People with severe burns, bedsores or chronic diseases such as …

Exercise Could Slow Progression of Type 1 Diabetes, Small Study Suggests

Exercising during the first few months after a Type 1 diabetes diagnosis could delay the progression of the disease, suggests a small study from the …

As Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall, Diabetes Patients Urged to Prepare

As the U.S. Carolina Coast hunkers down for Hurricane Florence to make landfall today, people with diabetes, especially those that use insulin to …