February 18, 2011

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Blood-pressure kiosks have become a ubiquitous site in retail pharmacies across the country, but like pharmacy automation and technology as a whole, they’re continuing to advance and offer new features.

February 14, 2011

Individuals who have higher blood-glucose levels and poorer control of those levels over time appear more likely to develop eye-related complications 10 years later, according to a report in the February issue of Archives of Ophthalmology published Monday.

January 24, 2011

Rite Aid on Monday introduced its annual national education and prevention campaign against heart disease in observation of American Heart Month in February.

January 19, 2011

Global Industry Analysts on Wednesday released its report on the future growth of the diabetes diagnostics market.

January 6, 2011

Bayer Diabetes’ Contour USB, pictured here at CVS, may be ideal for those tech-savvy boomers just learning they have diabetes.

December 2, 2010

Oramed Pharmaceuticals, a developer of oral drug delivery solutions, has published an article in the Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology’s November issue describing evaluation of the company’s glucagon-like peptide (GLP-1) analog formulation (ORMD-0901) in regulating glucose excursions in animal models.

November 8, 2010

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted a patent to the privately owned company...

November 7, 2010

Two companies announced the integration of their respective programs to develop an end-to-end wireless diabetes...

November 1, 2010

Wegmans on Monday announced the availability of its co-branded blood glucose monitoring systems: Nipro Diagnostics’...

October 24, 2010

In recognition of American Diabetes Month in November, MinuteClinic is offering complimentary A1c tests beginning...

October 20, 2010

In line with American Diabetes Month, one drug store chain is offering its diabetes patients...

October 10, 2010

Bionime this summer received the parent-tested, parent-approved seal of approval from PTPA Media, a designation...

October 6, 2010

A new Tel Aviv University study found a test used to diagnose gestational diabetes in...

October 6, 2010

Heightened blood sugar during critical illnesses could be a sign of risk for Type 2...

September 9, 2010

A leading provider of award-winning mobile 3G technology and applications recently launched a mobile app...

July 7, 2010

LifeScan last week introduced the new OneTouch Delica lancing system, a lancing product designed to...

June 9, 2010

Bayer on Wednesday received a silver Medical Design Excellence Award for its Countour USB meter,...

May 9, 2010

MinuteClinic is offering free A1c tests, sponsored by Bayer Diabetes Care, through June 12 to...

May 5, 2010

Cellnovo, a London-based medical device company, and Home Diagnostics, a leader in diabetes products, on...

April 21, 2010

A new study published in the April 7 issue of Adolescent Health suggested that teens...

April 7, 2010

Patients diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in Pittsburgh were more likely than similar patients nationwide...

March 22, 2010

PositiveID has filed nonprovisional patent application for its iGlucose system with the U.S. Patent and...

March 10, 2010

Kinney Drugs will offer free glucose testing at its stores in Vermont under a partnership...

February 24, 2010

LifeScan on Wednesday issued a voluntary recall in the United States of eight lots of...