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 …

Sweetened Drinks Could Raise Risk of Type 2 Diabetes More Than Foods with Fructose

Drinking sweetened beverages may put you at greater risk for developing type 2 diabetes more than consuming foods that contain fructose, a naturally …

Night Owls May Have Higher Risk of Suffering from Type 2 Diabetes Than Early Risers

Night owls may have a higher risk of suffering from heart disease and type 2 diabetes than early risers, a first-ever study from the U.K. finds. Dr. …

Diabeloop Gets Regulatory Approval for “Artificial Pancreas System” in Europe

Diabeloop announced this month it has received the CE marking for its “artificial pancreas system,” dubbed the DBLG1,™ for adults …

Teva Recalls Blood Pressure Medication in the U.S.; Adds to Growing List

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries announced this week it is voluntarily recalling some of its blood pressure drugs in the U.S. due to an impurity in …

Researchers Explore “Replacement Therapy” in Type 1 Diabetes

Scientists have discovered the signals that determine the fate of immature cells in the pancreas. New research shows that these cells are very mobile …

Scientists Develop “Contact Lens” Patch to Treat Eye Diseases

Scientists in Singapore have developed a “contact lens” patch with microneedles that could provide a painless alternative to current …