1 hr ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
From elementary school to high school, she has been able to count on a teacher, administrator or someone else to help her son Jonathan Mahmoud with his insulin shots when no school nurse was available -- the norm in California's budget-battered education system, where there's only one nurse for every 2,200 students.
2 hrs ago | Examiner.com
On May 23, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that the Tina-quant HbA1cDx assay is now approved for the diagnosis of diabetes .
2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
The Physical Education Departments of Arthur L. Johnson High School and Carl H. Kumpf Middle School recently hosted its 4th annual American Diabetes Association's School Walk for Diabetes.
6 hrs ago | Science Daily
But the recent evidence does not show a consistent benefit and even shows harms associated with the use of IIT, according to the American College of Physicians' Clinical Guidelines Committee in a new evidence-based paper published today online in the American Journal of Medical Quality .
11 hrs ago | The Black River News
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , approximately one in 10 Americans is living with diabetes and one in three adults could have diabetes by 2050.
12 hrs ago | International Business Times
Smoking a blunt may keep off the bulge, according to a new study by the American Journal of Medicine.
14 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay
Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk said it could launch obesity treatment liraglutide in the United States by the end of next year and rejected some analysts' doubts over the medicine's commercial potential.
14 hrs ago | Diabetes Mine
If we're forced to wear and carry medical devices all the time, we can at least spice up our gadgets with some color and decorative accents, right? That's what motivated a Pittsburgh couple to design and create their own business aimed specifically at making vinyl skin covers for the OmniPod tubeless insulin pump, Dexcom G4 Platinum continuous ... (more)
14 hrs ago | The Guardian
The disease itself may not discriminate on the basis of gender , but when it comes to healthcare for patients with diabetes , women in India find themselves at a disadvantage compared with men.
16 hrs ago | Examiner.com
A marijuana blood sugar study published by the American Journal of Medicine found that marijuana users have better blood sugar and smaller waists, a finding that adds diabetes prevention and weight control to the already well-known medicinal benefits of marijuana.
Certain statins -- the widely used cholesterol-lowering drugs -- may increase your chances of developing type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests.
Treatment with high potency statins may increase the risk of developing diabetes, suggests a paper published today in BMJ .
Toking up may help marijuana users to stay slim and lower their risk of developing diabetes, according to the latest study, which suggests that cannabis compounds may help in controlling blood sugar.
Type 2 diabetes is more aggressive in children than adults, with signs of serious complications seen just a few years after diagnosis, new research finds.
There's something fishy about the news that omega-3 supplements may help fight type 2 diabetes.
Researchers at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh want to know whether starting medications early will help children at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes.
A new injectable nanoparticle, which looks like a toothpaste gel, can be infused in the body to constantly monitor the sugar levels in the body.