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Diabetes Across the US
More than 100 million adults across the United States are living with diabetes or prediabetes, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Keys to Diabetes Management
Taking medications as prescribed can make all the difference and this is no different for those with diabetes, according to a new study.
Common Diabetes Rx Gets a New Warning
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a safety alert for a common type 2 diabetes medication.
Diabetes on the Rise Among Youth
Those younger than 20 have seen an increase in diabetes, according to a new study.
How Screen Time Might Affect Children's Health
Kids who get three or more hours of screen time each day may face a raised risk of diabetes, a new study found.
What Belly Fat May Mean for Your Health
If having a high waist-to-hip ratio is in your genetics, you may also have a higher risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease, according to a new study.
FDA Warns of Diabetes Rx Risk
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a safety announcement about the type 2 diabetes medication pioglitazone.
A Once-a-Day Rx for Type 2 Diabetes
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a once-a-day medication to treat type 2 diabetes.
A New Type 2 Diabetes Fighter
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for type 2 diabetes.
New Diabetes Rx Gets FDA Go-Ahead
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat type 2 diabetes.