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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...
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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...
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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...
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Six New CGM Technologies for 2018

In 2018, be on the lookout for new technology in diabetes continuous glucose monitoring (CGM). With new advancements in technology, diabetes is becoming easier to manage....

Apps That Could Change Diabetes

Studies show that diabetes, ranging from prediabetes to full blown type 2, can be reversed with a healthy diet and exercise. In our society, a...
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No More Finger Pricks! New Technology Approved for Monitoring Diabetes

Good news for diabetics: this week a new device was approved for monitoring blood sugar without the need of a finger prick. With 30...

Diabetes and Depression: 9 Possible Connections

Diabetes and depression are two conditions that are linked in many ways. Having either one makes you more likely to be affected by the...

‘Man’s Best Friend’ Is Also A Diabetic’s Life Saver

Diabetic Alert Dogs (DADs) are trained to sniff out what you can’t before you even know it’s happening. Typical breeds for DADs include golden...

Today’s Top Stories In Diabetes News!

'Smart' insulin patches developed at UNC, NCSU one step closer to market For the 29 million Americans living with diabetes, a less painful and more...

Today’s Top Stories In Diabetes News!

Study: Temperature-reading 'smartmat' catches diabetic foot ulcers early Podimetrics, a startup created during an MIT “hackathon” in 2011, focuses on catching foot ulcers—a complication of...

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