December 5, 2013

Among diabetes sufferers and those with a diabetic in their household, the critical role of the physician in condition management is most visible, according to a recent online survey of more than 500 AccentHealth viewers. Eight-in-10 indicate their doctor is very or somewhat involved in their own or their household member's diabetes management; half report their doctor is their primary source for condition info — 43% more than those using the second-most common source, health-related web sites.

December 5, 2013

Making regular doctor appointments is the activity done most often by respondents (78%) to live a healthy life, at least 10 percentage points higher than diet and exercise, according to a recent online survey of more than 500 AccentHealth viewers with diabetes or a family history of diabetes. As many as 70% limit alcohol consumption, and 68% monitor their diet.

October 4, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration approved the product in June to treat diabetes.

October 2, 2017

The drug is a formulation featuring the company’s NovoLog insulin aspart developed with the aim of achieving properties that more closely match the natural physiological insulin mealtime response of someone without diabetes.

September 22, 2017

Thrifty White recently introduced the dedicated diabetes pilot across 20 markets with plans to roll out the program to all stores  in October.

September 21, 2017

he BD Ultra-Fine micro pen needle 6 mm x 32 gauge is set for distribution in September, bringing a new needle length option to patients with diabetes who inject insulin.

September 13, 2017

The competition will seek submissions from Europe, the Americas and Asia Pacific with entries open from Oct. 1, 2017 for Europe and Nov. 6, 2017 for Asia Pacific and the Americas.

September 8, 2017
The approval means that Admelog has met all requirements for the regulatory agency, pending any patent issues that have not yet been resolved. 
September 8, 2017

The study evaluated the performance of GlucoTrack, a non-invasive glucose monitoring device, and found that 100% of the measurements were in the clinically acceptable zones.

August 25, 2017

People with diabetes using the One Drop | Mobile diabetes management app demonstrated a 1.1% to 1.3% absolute reduction in A1C in just four months.

August 21, 2017

The two companies will work to expand access to community-based diabetes prevention programs at retail pharmacies and grocery stores nationwide.

August 17, 2017

More than 15,000 individuals have completed Hy-Vee's 10-week lifestyle management program to lose weight, now the supermarket retailer is extending into diabetes.

August 11, 2017

The "Reverse It" campaign is built around a simple seven-question quiz developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that can help people evaluate their risk of prediabetes.

July 27, 2017

More than one in three American adults has prediabetes — a serious health condition that often leads to type 2 diabetes and other significant health conditions like blindness, heart attack or stroke.

July 24, 2017

In an eight-month study with its first MTM client, Health Dialog realized significant adherence gains and optimal therapy adoptions to help improve upon CMS' Five-Star Quality Ratings.

July 21, 2017

The drug has met all of the Food and Drug Administration's requirements but is facing an automatic stay as the result of litigation with Sanofi, who has claimed patent infringement on it Lantus insulin. 

July 20, 2017

Diabetes was the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S. in 2015, the CDC reported earlier this week.

July 5, 2017

The pharmacy chain highlighted the collaborative practice agreement as a way for physicians to take part in new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services alternative payment models that allow physicians to be reimbursed for services that pharmacies can help them provide.

June 28, 2017

Patients with diabetes who create an account on the Blink Health website or mobile app will be able to receive a year’s supply of metformin, glipizide and pioglitazone for free. 

June 14, 2017

At the POLITICO Pro Health Care Briefing on Medicaid as a Driver of Care Innovation in the States, CVS Health chief policy and external affairs officer Tom Moriarty highlighted the role that pharmacists can play in helping reach patients with chronic conditions and improve their adherence through personalized interactions and how accessible care through retail clinics can reduce healthcare costs.

June 9, 2017

In addition to the timeline and visual logbook, new features include a fingerprint login, an events newsfeed featuring diabetes-related articles, set reminders and a break out of pre- and post-meal tagged results.

June 8, 2017

Since its first Walmart Wellness Day event, the company said it has delivered more than 1.1 million screenings across the country.

June 6, 2017

The Ideal Protein protocol is a solution offering weight loss and weight maintenance services.

May 24, 2017

“We want to be more impactful to the people we serve and continue to build up our portfolio of products,” Larry Merlo said during the UBS Healthcare Conference in New York City.