UPMC Children's Hospital Researchers Working On 'Groundbreaking' Procedure To Cure DiabetesThirty million Americans are living with diabetes and hoping someday to be cured. That day could come sooner than expected, thanks to a team of researchers at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Diabetes Breakthrough: Common Vaccine Can Improve Blood Sugar Levels Long-TermResearchers at Mass General Hospital announced a breakthrough in treating Type 1 Diabetes.
Diet Soda, Sweeteners Can Still Cause Diabetes, Study FindsA study of rats has revealed that artificial sweeteners, commonly used in zero-calorie sodas, actually did as much harm to the body as a high-sugar diet.
Doctors Divided On Best Treatment Options For Type 2 DiabetesKeeping your diabetes in check can be tough, and doctors are divided on the best treatment options. So what's best for you?
Inhalable Insulin Providing Needle-Free Option To Some Diabetes PatientsFor most people with diabetes, managing it revolves around needles, especially those who have to take insulin.
Patch Offers Diabetics Discrete, Easy Option For Insulin DeliveryThere’s a new option for diabetics who have to give themselves insulin shots every day, and it’s a lot easier to use.
Eye Implant Allows Diabetic Patients To See Without Difficult TreatmentsAn eye implant is helping diabetic patients see better while avoiding difficult treatments.
Woman Charged For Failing To Manage Daughter's DiabetesA woman is facing child endangerment charges for allegedly failing to adequately manage her daughter’s diabetes.
Student's Service Dog Gets Own Headshot In Class YearbookA Virginia high school student who attends school with a service dog found himself side-by-side with his canine in the school's yearbook photos.
Inhaled Insulin Is Quick & Easy To Use, But Is It A Game-Changer?For some people with diabetes, injecting insulin is the only way to keep their blood sugars under control. What if there was another way?
New Device Helping Diabetics Track Blood Sugar Without FingersticksNew mom Samantha Loshelder has Type 1 diabetes. Her pancreas has stopped making insulin, a hormone needed for processing sugar.
FDA Approves 'Artificial Pancreas' To Manage DiabetesFederal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind "artificial pancreas," a device that can help some diabetes patients manage their disease by constantly monitoring their blood sugar and delivering insulin as needed.
Lung Drug Being Studied For Type Two DiabetesA drug initially developed for a lung condition called chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is being studied for a new purpose -- type two diabetes.
Local Woman Giving Her Dad A Life-Saving GiftA local woman is giving her dad a late Father's Day gift. It won't be wrapped in fancy paper with a bow, but it will save his life.
Eye Test Can Help Predict Risk For DiabetesThere's a new, non-invasive way to test for diabetes and it can actually predict who might be at greater risk of getting it.