This page of Diabetes Care Community features news articles about the latest developments in diabetes and prediabetes prevention and management.
First drug that delays onset of type 1 diabetes approved by FDA
Promising stem-cell treatment for diabetes highlighted in new documentary screening in Vancouver
BCDiabetes clinical trial showing promising signs, more participants sought
Marketplace tests 5 popular foods with healthy-sounding claims that may be too good to be true
The Body Mass Index (BMI) Is A Flawed System
New Canadian centre focused on treating the social determinants of health
Mind-body practices lower blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes
Federal government reveals plan to improve access to diabetes care across Canada
Early glycemic control in pregnant patients with gestational diabetes leads to better birth outcomes
Pregnant patients treated for gestational diabetes had better birth outcomes if they rapidly improved their blood sugar levels soon after diagnosis rather than having slow or no improvement, according to new research from Kaiser Permanente.
Walking at faster pace has benefits ‘above and beyond’ hitting 10,000 steps a day
Can zero-calorie sweeteners raise your risk for cardiovascular disease?
Depression rates increasing among young adults with type 2 diabetes in US and UK
The proportion of people with type 2 diabetes diagnosed with depression in the U.S. and U.K. increased from 2006 to 2017, particularly among those diagnosed with diabetes at a younger age, according to a study published in Diabetologia.
UBC team developing oral insulin tablet sees breakthrough results
A team of University of British Columbia researchers working on developing oral insulin tablets as a replacement for daily insulin injections have made a game-changing discovery.