April 14, 2014: Clues to Type 2 Diabetes Discovered on Mount Everest
Study found low oxygen levels in healthy people at high altitudes led to increase in signs of insulin resistance

March 13, 2014: Time Running Out to Sign Up for Obamacare This Year
Here's what you need to know to choose a health insurance plan by March 31 deadline

March 10, 2014: Elderly Diabetes Patients on Insulin Most Vulnerable to Low-Blood-Sugar Trouble
Study found they were more than twice as likely to end up in ER, five times more likely to be hospitalized

March 07, 2014: Are All Home-Based Blood Sugar Tests Equal?
FDA takes steps to eliminate potential risks for people with diabetes

March 07, 2014: Some Helpful Hints When Monitoring Blood Sugar
For starters, wash your hands before you test, experts say

February 12, 2014: Obesity's Link to Type 2 Diabetes Not So Clear-Cut: Study
Most participants developed condition after being overweight for years, not after large recent gain

February 11, 2014: Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids
These babies could be at increased risk of diabetes later in life, study suggests

February 07, 2014: Experimental 'Implanted Insulin' Device Seeks to Control Blood Sugar Levels
The hope: to eliminate daily injections for those with diabetes, but much testing remains to be done

February 06, 2014: Scientists Generate Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetic Mice
If early results translate to humans, need for daily injections might be eliminated in future, researchers say

January 29, 2014: Businesses Urge Change to Obamacare's Insurance Mandate
House panel members spar over claim that provision of health-reform law is a 'job killer'

January 29, 2014: Smartphone Apps for Diabetes: Do They Really Work?
You can use them to count carbs, log blood sugar, but users say they're no substitute for patient knowledge and a doctor's care

January 08, 2014: Tight Blood Sugar Control Might Not Help All Critically Ill Kids
Study found no benefit with heart surgery patients, but those with other conditions were discharged earlier

December 06, 2013: Some Diabetes Drugs May Affect Cancer Risk in Women: Study
'Insulin sensitizers' tied to lower odds of developing cancer when compared to other type of medication

October 28, 2013: Scientists Report Transplant Advance for Type 1 Diabetes
Used in single patient, special chamber may allow implantation of insulin-producing cells without rejection

October 10, 2013: People With Type 1 Diabetes May Still Have Insulin-Producing Cells
Finding indicates these cells could possibly be replenished, researchers say

September 26, 2013: Gel May Offer Simple Treatment for Newborns With Low Blood Sugar
However, U.S. experts say inexpensive medication is promising but needs more research

September 24, 2013: Insulin Pump Shut-Off Feature Prevents Low Blood Sugar, Study Finds
Device could improve quality of life for people with type 1 diabetes, experts say

September 24, 2013: Study May Help Explain Delay of Heart Disease in Women
One theory: a natural protective feature exists during reproductive years

August 02, 2013: Could Dietary Tweaks Ease Type 1 Diabetes?
Foods rich in amino and fatty acids may help preserve insulin production, study suggests

July 29, 2013: Diabetes Doesn't Seem to Affect Alzheimer's Disease Progression
Study looked at seniors' blood sugar tests along with their brain scans

July 12, 2013: Type 1 Diabetes Hope: Animal-to-Human Cell Transplants
Researchers working with rodents say they're one step closer

July 07, 2013: Breast Milk Supply May Be Linked to Insulin Production: Study
Findings could have implications for prediabetic mothers, researchers say

June 26, 2013: Vaccine May Stop Immune Attack in Type 1 Diabetes, Study Suggests
Early trial found it boosts insulin production, appears safe

June 24, 2013: New Insulin Pump Cuts Odds of Overnight Hypoglycemia
Sensor device may ease patient fear of dangerously low blood sugar levels during sleep, experts say

June 19, 2013: A Deadly Form of Diabetes That Doctors Sometimes Miss
Common signs of type 1 diabetes often resemble symptoms of other illnesses

June 18, 2013: Could Catching Up on Sleep Lower Your Diabetes Risk?
Early study supports weekend power sleeping

June 17, 2013: Skipping Breakfast May Raise Diabetes Risk
Overweight women who ate morning meal had lower blood sugar, better insulin response in small study

June 07, 2013: Even Mild Weight Loss May Lower Diabetes Risk in Obese Teens
Study worked with adolescents and their families to boost activity, healthy eating

June 05, 2013: Stem Cell Therapy Cures Type 1 Diabetes in Mice
Whether the new approach would work in humans is unknown, experts say

May 28, 2013: 'Nano' Medicine Might Someday Free Diabetics From Daily Needles
In mouse study, animals received enough insulin to function for days at a time

May 22, 2013: Fish Oil Pills Might Cut Diabetes Risk, Researchers Say
Higher blood levels of a beneficial hormone seen in those who took the omega-3 supplements

May 14, 2013: Hysterectomy May Not Raise Heart Risks After All: Study
Finding might reassure women considering the procedure, researcher says

April 02, 2013: Study Suggests Link Between Hormone Melatonin and Type 2 Diabetes
Experts find an association, but aren't recommending supplementation

March 14, 2013: Can Green Tea, Coffee Reduce Stroke Risk?
Large Japanese study didn't prove cause and effect, however

March 05, 2013: Mini-Organ Would Mimic Pancreas to Treat Type 1 Diabetes
Bioengineered implant could house transplanted insulin-producing cells, researchers say

February 27, 2013: Artificial Pancreas Worked Overnight on Kids With Type 1 Diabetes
System helped keep blood sugar at safe levels among young campers, study found

January 28, 2013: First-Ever Guidelines Issued for Treating Type 2 Diabetes in Kids
Experts say rising obesity makes condition much more common in children

December 20, 2012: New Diabetes Guidelines May Lower Patient Medical Bills
Fewer people will need blood pressure meds, while some should check blood sugar more

December 07, 2012: Can Teens' Lack of Sleep Lead to Diabetes?
Less slumber was associated with higher insulin resistance, study says

November 28, 2012: Supplements of Red Wine Antioxidant Don't Help Obese Men
Study should put claims of health benefits to rest, experts say

November 21, 2012: Number of U.S. Kids With Diabetes Could Skyrocket: Study
By 2050, rates of type 2 disease may rise by 50 percent, and type 1 incidence may jump nearly one-quarter

November 21, 2012: Airport Security X-Rays May Damage Diabetes Devices
Experts warn of malfunction potential for insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitors

October 25, 2012: Supplement of Red Wine Ingredient Won't Help Healthy Women: Study
Resveratrol taken as a pill offered no benefits for those without health issues

October 15, 2012: Sleepless Nights Might Raise Odds for Diabetes
After being sleep deprived in study, the body's response to insulin was sluggish

October 02, 2012: Diabetes Patients Should Have More Voice in Treatment: Experts
New guidelines say individual, doctor and evidence must all contribute to decisions

September 18, 2012: Belly Fat Adds to Diabetes Risk in Obese Adults, Study Finds
Insulin resistance also a factor in developing type 2 disease

September 12, 2012: Scientists ID Gene for Insulin Sensitivity
Findings may have implications for diabetes treatment, researcher says

September 12, 2012: Family Health Insurance Premiums Jump 4 Percent in 2012
Rise outpaced U.S. wage growth and general inflation, survey shows

September 12, 2012: Hispanics May Face Higher Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: Study
Differences seen in how the pancreas responds to excess fat with insulin

August 06, 2012: Hormone May Boost Aging, Failing Brains
Treatment might help healthy adults and those with early memory problems, study finds