Diabetes

06/20/2013 - 1:41pm

A bill recently introduced in the House of Representatives would delay competitive bidding under Medicare for medical equipment until some issues are resolved.

06/19/2013 - 3:08pm

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.

06/19/2013 - 1:38pm

Three new drugs for Type 2 diabetes made by Takeda Pharmaceutical have become available in pharmacies, the company said.

06/10/2013 - 10:33am

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.

06/07/2013 - 1:50pm

Kerr Drug is launching a new marketing program aimed at diabetes patients.

06/07/2013 - 11:05am

A joint Food and Drug Administration expert panel voted to recommend keeping a controversial GlaxoSmithKline diabetes drug available for certain patients, GSK said.

06/06/2013 - 1:35pm

Supermarket operator Ahold USA has completed rolling out prescription-savings cards at the chains it operates with the introduction of the cards in Giant Food Stores.

06/03/2013 - 12:55pm

People with Type 2 diabetes or high blood pressure should be evaluated for sleep apnea, a medical group said Monday.

05/02/2013 - 3:06pm

Drug makers Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly have started a campaign designed to educate healthcare professionals about the role a type of protein plays in maintaining blood-sugar balance.

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