Metformin vs Gastric Band

Metformin vs. Gastric Banding: Which is Better?

Metformin and gastric banding have similar benefits when it comes to stabilizing glucose levels, the progression of prediabetes, and type 2 diabetes. A new study The...
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The Dangers of Marijuana with Type 1 Diabetes

As marijuana legalization continues to grow across the country, you may be tempted to try it. But it could be a bad idea if...
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Is the Open Insulin Project the Key to Cheaper Insulin?

Insulin is a centuries-old drug used to control diabetes, but prices continue to climb every year. In fact, the cost of insulin per unit...
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5 Advances that Have Changed Diabetes

In honor of diabetes awareness month, we want to highlight the major advances in diabetes treatment that have made living with diabetes so much...
Holiday Tips

Holiday Tips for Those with Diabetes

The holidays can be a stressful time for everyone, but it can be especially hard for those with diabetes. The holiday festivities can be...
Heart Disease

New Hope for Heart Health in Type 1

Have you ever taken metformin? It is a commonly prescribed drug for those with type 2 diabetes. Metformin can prevent heart disease in those...
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New Treatment Could End Insulin Injection for Type 2

There is a new diabetes treatment that could end insulin injection for people with type 2. Could this be possible? The study Scientists in Amsterdam conducted...
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How to Commemorate World Diabetes Day

Diabetes Awareness Month is here! Diabetic Nation will be commemorating this month for the next few weeks with educational articles, infographics, and videos. With...
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Are You Living with Undiagnosed Diabetes?

Diabetes is a disease that affects more than 30 million Americans. Of the 30 million Americans living with diabetes, nearly 7 million of them...
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Artificial pancreas approved for use in kids, improves distress

You may have heard about the artificial pancreas, a system that helps people with type 1 manage their blood sugar levels and administer insulin....

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