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 18, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic diabetes drug made by Mylan, the drug maker said Tuesday.

January 13, 2011

Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk has created an online resource for diabetes patients that educates them about Novo Nordisk drugs and devices, recipes and nutritional values, and allows them to connect with other patients.

January 4, 2011

The magazine of the American Diabetes Association has released its annual consumer guide in its January issue.

December 17, 2010

Community-based healthcare models, and the nurse practitioners who work within them, are particularly helpful in assisting diabetes patients with such underlying health conditions as depression, according to a recent study published on Nurse.com.

December 15, 2010

A recent scientific study showed that incorporating almonds into a person’s diet can help treat and possibly prevent Type 2 diabetes, as well as cardiovascular disease, the Almond Board of California announced Wednesday.

December 7, 2010

Supplier News — Fera Pharmaceuticals has recently launched two new topical ointments. The New York-based company has developed Ilotycin (erythromycin) and Garamycin (gentamicin) ophthalmic ointments, both for the treatment of bacterial infections of the eye. “Our goal is simple: to keep more quality healthcare choices alive for the people who need them,” company co-founder Frank DellaFera said.


November 29, 2010

Walgreens' chief medical officer will discuss the evidence-based medicine design and impact of a diabetes management program delivered by pharmacists at both workplace and community pharmacies during an upcoming conference, the drug store chain said.

November 24, 2010

The Journal of the American Dietetic Association has published a list of nutritional practice guidelines for people with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes in its December issue.

November 24, 2010

A new study published in the Nov. 22 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine suggested there is a two-way relationship between depression and diabetes.

November 17, 2010

A Type 2 diabetes drug marketed by Eli Lilly and Amylin Pharmaceuticals may lower the...

November 11, 2010

In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, Colgate Total is offering consumers tips to build good...

November 10, 2010

A drug maker's philanthropic arm announced its commitment to fight Type 2 diabetes in the...

November 8, 2010

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

November 7, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration approved the first and only once-a-day metformin extended-release plus dipeptidyl...

November 7, 2010

The developer of a wireless mobile application designed to help manage diabetes announced that its...

November 7, 2010

A new study conducted by University of Toronto researchers found that GLP-1 analogues not only...

November 7, 2010

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

November 3, 2010

One of the nation's largest drug store chains and its retail clinic subsidiary will offer...

October 31, 2010

CVS/pharmacy on Monday announced results of a survey examining various aspects of disease management and...

October 27, 2010

An insurance company and a patient assistance program have joined forces to improve medication adherence...

October 24, 2010

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

October 21, 2010

A few days after it released a report on how awareness and education play an...

October 21, 2010

The dramatic rise in the prevalence of diabetes over the next several decades is likely...