Diabetes: The Numbers

The number of people with diabetes worldwide is growing rapidly. Here are some of the staggering statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO). Between...
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Diabetes and Relationships: How to Support a Diabetic Partner

Diabetes is a lifelong condition that can affect more than just the afflicted person. Parents, children, friends, and spouses can experience the ripple effects...
Lifelong risks of gestational diabetes

Lifelong Risks of Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes affects between 5% and 10% of pregnant women, usually occurring in the second half of pregnancy. If untreated, it can result in...
Diabetic Devices Covered by Medicare

Medicare Now Covering Insulin Delivery Devices

Earlier this month CMS released a statement saying that newer insulin delivery devices will now be covered under Medicare Part D prescription coverage. Consumers and...
Kids with Diabetes

Top Diabetes News of Today

Unexplained surge in kids’ diabetes worries doctors BY CATHY O'LEARY: Doctors are worried by a record number of WA children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes...
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Top Diabetes News of Today

FDA approves diabetes drug that also helps with weight loss BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS: U.S. regulators on Tuesday approved a new diabetes drug that reduces...
Early Education

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A Cure for America's Diabetes Crisis: Early Education BY SATESH BIDAISEE: The greatest health threat to America's youth, including Indian Americans, isn't opioid addiction or...
Diabetic Gift Ideas

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10 Holiday Gift Ideas for Adults with Diabetes BY KERRI SPARLING: ‘Tis the season for buying holiday gifts! But ‘tis always the season for diabetes,...

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New diabetes research takes a page from the past with a drug from the 1950s BY SAMANTHA J. GROSS: Prior to Daniel Dyner having open-heart...
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How can we slow the alarming rise of Type 2 diabetes in children? BY CBS NEWS: Type 2 diabetes was once known as "adult onset"...

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