Read about new findings on the effect of a daily protein bar on overall calorie intake and the relationship between early hyperthyroidism and bone fractures. Plus, a popular diabetes drug may help ...
Your bones—you don’t really think about them until you break or bruise one, but they are your most important support system. Even though they can seem pretty sturdy, all tucked away under muscle and ...
Intermediate-acting insulin is a basal, or background, insulin that helps to prevent high blood sugar in people with diabetes. Often used with other diabetes therapies, intermediate-acting insulin is ...
People with type 1 diabetes have, on average, shorter lifespans than people without the condition. Women with type 1 diabetes are especially at risk, due to both biological and social factors. However ...
If you have diabetes and develop a complication affecting your eyes, your top question is likely to be “Will I lose my vision?” While diabetes-related eye conditions can lead to blindness—in fact, ...
Did you know more than 37 million people in America have diabetes, and that 1 out of every 5 doesn’t know that they have it? Diabetes at-home tests measure your A1c and can help identify people who ...
Automated insulin delivery (AID) is a way of delivering insulin through an insulin pump that communicates with a continuous glucose monitor (CGM). This is also known as a hybrid closed loop (HCL) ...
Human chorionic gonadotropin, or hCG, is known as the “pregnancy hormone.” HCG is made by the placenta and is tied to fetal growth. Small levels of hCG can be detected in the urine or blood as early ...
Is prediabetes reversible? Luckily, for many people, the answer is yes. It’s easier to reverse prediabetes than it is to reverse diabetes. If you’ve been diagnosed with prediabetes, you can take ...
According to the CDC, around 10.5% of the population of the United States has diabetes, though some remain undiagnosed. This includes almost 200,000 children. The prevalence of diagnosed diabetes has ...
The elevated blood sugar levels associated with diabetes negatively impact all the tissues and organs in the body, including the eyes. People who have diabetes are susceptible to an array of different ...