12/15/2011 - 2:50pm

Short bursts of exercise appear to lower blood sugar in people with Type 2 diabetes, Canadian researchers have found.

12/15/2011 - 11:59am

New research on a rare genetic disorder in which the pancreas fails to grow could shed light on how the organ develops and lead to treatments for Type 1 diabetes.

12/15/2011 - 10:21am

A study conducted by Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca found that adding an investigational compound to an existing Type 2 diabetes treatment may help reduce blood-glucose levels among patients.

12/15/2011 - 10:18am

Approximately 5.3% of high school seniors abused over-the-counter cough-cold medicines in the past month, according to the latest "Monitoring the Future" survey released Wednesday by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

12/14/2011 - 5:08pm

In its latest report on sales in the coffee and ready-to-drink coffee market, Packaged Facts found that the single-cup coffee format has captured more than 7% of retail coffee sales.

12/14/2011 - 10:24am

A new survey by Angus Reid Public Opinion revealed a number of similarities and differences between the holiday shopping habits of people in North America and the United Kingdom.

12/14/2011 - 9:14am

A new report by ShopperTrak found that sales continue to rise despite flat year-over-year figures.

12/13/2011 - 1:03pm

According to two new surveys of parents and pediatricians from Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, more than half of all parents report feeling anxious, fearful or helpless when their child comes down with a fever.

12/12/2011 - 5:28pm

Beauty market research company the NPD Group recently reported that total prestige makeup dollar sales in U.S. department stores were on the rise during the first 10 months of 2011, and gift sets proved to be no exception.