Content about Diabetes management

October 14, 2010

New research has found a Mediterranean diet can cut the risk of developing Type 2...

REUS, Spain New research has found a Mediterranean diet can cut the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes by 50% in nondiabetics with high cardiovascular risk.

The study was conducted by Jordi Salas-Salvado and colleagues and published online in the Oct. 7 edition of Diabetes Care. This is the first randomized clinical trial to look specifically at use of the Mediterranean diet for the prevention of diabetes, the investigators said.

October 13, 2010

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists said it believes that technology used for continuous glucose...

October 10, 2010

Remote management of diabetes increasingly is becoming a reality to day with WellDoc’s Diabetes-Manager system,...

BALTIMORE —Remote management of diabetes increasingly is becoming a reality to day with WellDoc’s Diabetes-Manager system, which recently received 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration.

October 6, 2010

A new Tel Aviv University study found a test used to diagnose gestational diabetes in...

TEL AVIV, Israel A new Tel Aviv University study found a test used to diagnose gestational diabetes in women could be a key indicator to diagnosing Type 2 diabetes.

October 6, 2010

Heightened blood sugar during critical illnesses could be a sign of risk for Type 2...

NEW YORK Heightened blood sugar during critical illnesses could be a sign of risk for Type 2 diabetes, according to a recent study by researchers in Croatia.

 

October 5, 2010

Rock star and winner of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice," Bret Michaels, has joined the American Diabetes...

September 26, 2010

Rite Aid is supporting the American Diabetes Association by hosting diabetes management events in its...

September 19, 2010

Insulin-dependent diabetics will be eligible to receive free syringes and pen needles from Price Chopper,...

August 18, 2010

UnitedHealthcare and Affiliated Associations of America on Thursday announced that complimentary at-home health screening kits...

MERCER ISLAND, Wash. UnitedHealthcare and Affiliated Associations of America on Thursday announced that complimentary at-home health screening kits now are available to the approximate 9,000 AAOA employees and their families.

The kits, developed by Santa Barbara, Calif.-based BioIQ, enable individuals to more easily test for such conditions as diabetes and heart disease, and help patients work with their doctors to more quickly develop appropriate treatment plans.

 

August 9, 2010

Dietary habits among African-Americans are relatively the same, regardless of being diagnosed with Type 2...

August 4, 2010

An event taking place this week aims to educate African-Americans about diabetes management....

August 4, 2010

African-Americans with Type 2 diabetes taking a Novo Nordisk drug showed improvements in blood sugar,...

July 22, 2010

In high-risk adults with Type 2 diabetes, researchers have found that two therapies may slow...

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. In high-risk adults with Type 2 diabetes, researchers have found that two therapies may slow the progression of diabetic retinopathy, an eye disease that is the leading cause of vision loss in working-age Americans.

July 12, 2010

A leader of advanced diabetes management solutions is creating a free program that combines advanced...

July 11, 2010

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation has given two research grants to drug maker Biodel to...

June 27, 2010

An investigational treatment for Type 2 diabetes by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals significantly lowered blood sugar,...

June 24, 2010

An inhaled insulin made by MannKind for patients with Type 2 diabetes provides glycemic control...

June 21, 2010

An investigational drug used by Type 2 diabetes treatment-naive adult patients showed statistically significant reductions...

June 21, 2010

The nation's largest retailer has teamed up with a drug company to provide an affordable...

INDIANAPOLIS The nation's largest retailer has teamed up with a drug company to provide an affordable insulin option for people with diabetes.

Lilly's Humulin will be offered by mid-September to Walmart pharmacy patients under the dual-branded name Humulin ReliOn, including 10 mL vials of Humulin R U-100, Humulin N and Humulin 70/30 formulations.

June 9, 2010

Bayer on Wednesday received a silver Medical Design Excellence Award for its Countour USB meter,...

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. Bayer on Wednesday received a silver Medical Design Excellence Award for its Countour USB meter, the company announced. The MDEA recognizes excellence in medical product design and manufacturing.

 

"Winning a Medical Design Excellence Award is quite an honor," stated Rick Kates, Bayer global senior director, digital health. "We're gratified that the innovation and hard work that went into bringing this product to life has been so richly recognized.”

 

 

June 9, 2010

An investigational insulin made by MannKind works at least as well in patients with Type...

June 6, 2010

African-Americans seeking help with their Type 2 diabetes management can look no further than a...

INDIANAPOLIS African-Americans seeking help with their Type 2 diabetes management can look no further than a free webisode series on FACE-Diabetes.com.

Part of Eli Lilly's Fearless African-Americans Connected and Empowered Diabetes initiative, the F.A.C.E. webisode series provides virtual diabetes-friendly cooking demonstrations, culturally relevant eating and lifestyle tips, and useful advice from a physical fitness expert and certified diabetes educator.

June 6, 2010

In the world of retailing, nothing speaks to consumers quite so loudly and clearly as...

June 6, 2010

An innovative approach to controlling both the human and financial toll of diabetes is taking...

June 1, 2010

A maker of blood-glucose meters, infusion pumps and other diabetes management tools was awarded by...