Medtronic Recalls Certain MiniMed Insulin Pumps Tied To 1 DeathMedtronic has recalled some of its insulin pumps after injuries and one death were reported due to the device malfunctioning.
Westmoreland County Man's Death Ruled A Homicide After VA Hospital Treatment In West VirginiaThe death of a military veteran from Ruffs Dale in Westmoreland County is the subject of a wrongful death lawsuit following treatment at a veterans hospital.
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.
New Statistics Show Gestational Diabetes Cases IncreasingDoctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
New Study Takes Close Look At Diabetes MedicationsJerry Webb was diagnosed with type two diabetes a year ago. The disease runs in his family.
Once-A-Week Drug For Diabetes Under FDA ConsiderationFor type 2 diabetes, how about a shot that's just once a week? The FDA is considering a medicine that would be a weekly shot. And it's not insulin.
New Device Could Be Game-Changer For Treating DiabetesTerilyn Gillespie has had diabetes almost her whole life.
Local Researchers Make Link Between Night Shift Work & DiabetesIf you regularly worked night shift, even if you're retired now and keep a normal daytime schedule, you're at higher risk of a common disease: diabetes.
Common Medications May Cause Weight Gain Belinda Marsh hits the gym hard – four or five times a week. She started taking insulin for Type II diabetes. That's when she started packing on the pounds.