Pancreas-Kidney Transplant Ends 40 Years Of Insulin Shots For WomanLori Fulps is the first person to receive a simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant at Medical City Fort Worth.
The Rising Cost Of Insulin: "Horror Stories Every Day"After years of rising prices, insulin costs in the U.S. are creating painful choices for some diabetics and their families.
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.
Lauren Cox Battling Diabetes While Leading Lady Bears To Sweet 16The Lady Bears are in their 10th straight Sweet 16 after Lauren Cox led them to wins over Grambling State and Michigan in the women's NCAA Tournament.
Apple Watch Can Detect Diabetes With 85% Accuracy, Study SaysAccording to a study released by Apple, the Apple Watch can accurately tell whether the wearer does or does not have diabetes 85 percent of the time.
Report: Scientists Find Alzheimer's Treatment While Trying To Cure DiabetesThe medication, known as a triple receptor drug -- or "triple agonist" -- reportedly works in multiple ways to protect the brain against degeneration and promote growth.
Researcher: New Wearable Sweat-Sensing Device Measures Blood SugarResearchers at the biomedical engineering lab at University of Texas at Dallas have come up with a new technology that could eliminate finger pricking altogether for diabetes patients.
JDRFType 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes both children and adults suddenly. It has nothing to do with diet or lifestyle, and there is nothing you can do to prevent it.
More Than Half Of Americans Have Battled Obesity, Study SaysThe study found that 50.8 percent of men and 51.6 percent of women in the U.S. had battled obesity.
Report: One-Third Of Dementia Cases Can Be PreventedOne-third of cases of dementia worldwide could potentially be prevented through better management of lifestyle factors such as smoking, hypertension, depression, and hearing loss over the course of a lifetime.
Gabourey Sidibe Says She Had Weight Loss SurgeryGabourey Sidibe said that she had weight loss surgery last year after being diagnosed with diabetes. The actress added that she did not have the surgery to be beautiful, but to improve her health.
Soda, Bacon & Too Few Nuts Tied To U.S. DeathsGorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with American deaths from heart disease, strokes and diabetes.