This page of Diabetes Care Community features news articles about the latest developments in diabetes and prediabetes prevention and management.
A cure for diabetes could be within reach – in your pocket
A Diabetes Drug That Slows Cognitive Decline?
Diabetes Study Shows Lifestyle Interventions and Metformin Continue to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes After 2 Decades
New data released today from the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS) shows that in over 2000 patients followed for an average of 22 years, lifestyle programs and treatment with metformin continues to prevent the development of type 2 diabetes in at risk populations.
Canadiens' Max Domi ready to PartT for diabetes research
Adherence to diabetes meds may boost survival in colorectal cancer patients
How cannabidiol may be helpful in treating diabetes-related arrhythmias
New research shows that diabetes medications could treat COVID-19 in diabetes patients
Test developed by U of T researchers predicts diabetes in women who had gestational form of illness
Researchers say the metabolic signature they studied can predict with over 85 per cent accuracy if a woman who experienced gestational diabetes during pregnancy will go on to develop type 2 diabetes.
Halifax doctor worried diabetes cases going undiagnosed in children amid COVID-19
Experimental two-in-one diabetes shot provides better blood sugar control
A team of researchers from Stanford University has developed a novel way to boost the effectiveness of insulin injections people use routinely to control their blood sugar levels.
Don’t ignore diabetes symptoms because you’re afraid of catching COVID-19, doctors say
Since the coronavirus pandemic began, doctors across Canada have noticed a significant drop in the number of cases of Type 1 diabetes presenting at hospitals — and they worry people’s lives could be at stake.
Research team develops biometric contact lenses to monitor and treat diabetes
A team of researchers at the Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) in South Korea has developed smart contact lenses for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes.
Tips for managing diabetes distress during COVID-19
Healio spoke with two certified diabetes care and education specialists and behavioral health experts who offered several tips for people with diabetes on the best ways to address mental health concerns, develop new healthy routines and manage blood glucose during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Are carrots good for those with diabetes?
New grip strength thresholds identify diabetes risk
Health Canada approves RYBELSUS® (semaglutide tables) the first and only GLP-1 analogue in a pill for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes
Pregnancy, gestational diabetes and Covid-19
How to keep Covid-19 stress from ruining your sleep
The perfect time to teach your children healthy eating
Community pharmacists ask for patients' understanding on 30-day supply of medications
Advice for the general public about COVID-19
Dietitians of Canada and dietitians across the country have been asked a number of questions about nutrition and dietary issues related to the COVID-19 / Coronavirus outbreak.
Fact check: is taking ibuprofen risky for COVID-19 patients?
This Edmonton clinic is reducing the number of amputations due to diabetes
Health Canada approves fast-acting mealtime insulin, Fiasp®, for children with diabetes
More diabetes drugs recalled due to potential presence of carcinogen NDMA
With childhood diabetes, close family ties lead to flourishing adults
Frequent toothbrushing linked to lower risk of diabetes; dental disease, missing teeth associated with increased risk
Diabetes drugs recalled across Canada due to cancer concerns
Developed by U of T researchers, first-of-its-kind skin patch aims to prevent low blood sugar in diabetes
Good news for those with type 2 diabetes: healthy lifestyle matters
Why B.C. is now taxing sugary, carbonated drinks
Important information: Apotex Inc. recalls specific lots of metformin medication
Apotex Inc. recently announced a recall of certain lots of its 500 mg extended release metformin tablets (“APO-Metformin ER”) because they contain a nitrosamine impurity called N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) above the acceptable limit.