The Indian generic drug maker announced the approval of repaglinide tablets in the 1-mg and 2-mg strengths, which are used in combination with diet and exercise to improve blood-sugar control in patients with Type 2 diabetes.
An athletic team consisting entirely of people with diabetes will take part in several professional competitions and speaking events in Canada.
Target has ended its relationship with celebrity chef Paula Deen following reports that she used racial slurs, according to published reports.
Becton, Dickinson and Co. has launched a needle that it said would make insulin injections easier and faster for people with diabetes.
A bill recently introduced in the House of Representatives would delay competitive bidding under Medicare for medical equipment until some issues are resolved.
More responsible use of drugs could save the U.S. healthcare system more than $200 billion per year, according to a new study by the research arm of IMS Health.
Three new drugs for Type 2 diabetes made by Takeda Pharmaceutical have become available in pharmacies, the company said.
Free health screenings, a weight-bearing exercise and other activities will be featured at an upcoming diabetes fair sponsored by Giant Food Stores, the supermarket chain said.
Kerr Drug is launching a new marketing program aimed at diabetes patients.
A joint Food and Drug Administration expert panel voted to recommend keeping a controversial GlaxoSmithKline diabetes drug available for certain patients, GSK said.