According to the American Diabetes Association, Type 1 diabetes is usually diagnosed in children and young adults, and only 5 percent of people with diabetes have this form of the disease. A family with young twins discovered that training about type 1 diabetes for parents is lacking and are sharing their story. [Read more…]
A new study found that more time spent sitting still in front of the TV translated to a greater risk of type 2 diabetes among overweight adults. [Read more…]
Based on recent data, the United States is the most expensive place in the world to live if you have Type 2 diabetes. Watch this news report to find out more about the cost of diabetes in the US and elsewhere. [Read more…]
The risk of Type 2 diabetes is greater among women who had gestational diabetes and gained weight after giving birth. Watch this short video to learn more.
Maryland researchers are currently testing the effects of vitamin D on diabetes. Specifically, they are using over-the-counter supplements in various amounts to study the effects. Learn more by watching this short video.
Neglecting diabetes can have damaging consequences. Leaving it unmanaged may increase the risk of complications due to high blood sugar. It’s actually the symptoms of high blood sugar that provide the first hint something is wrong. Watch this brief news story to learn more. [Read more…]
Sanofi may have been having financial trouble in recent years, but a newly approved diabetes drug might be just the help they needed. [Read more…]