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The Metformin Side Effects You Should Know About

Metformin is a common drug used to manage high blood sugar brought on by type 2 diabetes and prediabetes, but it does come with...
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The Benefits of Smart Insulin Pens

Smart insulin pens make the process of managing your diabetes easier. These insulin pens combine the features of being an injector pen and bolus...
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Could gene therapy be the future of diabetes care?

With DNA altering technology, there’s new hope for gene therapy for diabetes. New gene therapy technology could be the key to curing type 1. CRISPR...
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The Dangerous Practice of Rationing Insulin

Have you heard of the practice of rationing insulin? In 2003, a vial of insulin cost around $40. Since then, the price has skyrocketed...
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Eating Out with Diabetes: 11 Tips

We know it can be hard to eat out at a restaurant with diabetes. You need to keep tight tabs on your blood sugar...
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How to Prepare for a Natural Disaster with Diabetes

Climate change is increasing the number of natural disasters we see every year. If you have diabetes, a natural disaster could be very dangerous...
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PCOS and Diabetes: The Connection

PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is a hormonal imbalance that affects 6 to 12 percent of women of reproductive age in the United States. It...
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Risk for Postpartum Depression after Gestational Diabetes

A new study has discovered a link between gestational diabetes and postpartum depression. What is postpartum depression? Postpartum depression happens in 10 to 15 percent of...
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3 Diabetes Emergencies and How to Take Action

If diabetes is poorly managed, it can lead to several severe diabetes emergencies. Some common diabetes complications include eye, kidney, and heart disease, but...
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Diabetes Prevention: 7 Steps to Take

While there are no known ways to prevent type 1 diabetes, with type 2 there are steps you can take to prevent from developing...

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