Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles

FDA Warning About Some Diabetes Medications

By U.S. Food and Drug Administration No Comments

Learn which medicines have been linked to a rare but serious infection.

Newly Diagnosed: How to Cope With Doctor Fatigue

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

If getting the best care requires seeing several doctors, Dr. Gary can help you handle it.

Are Continuous Glucose Monitors Worth the Extra Cost?

By Kent Peterson 1 Comment

An important study helps you compare the benefits and expenses.

Metformin: Solving Stomach Problems

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

There may be a way you can still take your metformin, without the stomach trouble.

Does Insulin Cause Side Effects?

By Kent Peterson 3 Comments

Know what to expect from this life-saving diabetes medication.

Treating Type 2 Diabetes Early With Insulin

By Jewels Dosckiz No Comments

Research has found that two to four weeks of insulin therapy may delay the need for intensive diabetes treatment for up to 48 weeks.

How Your Apple Watch Can Find Signs of Diabetes

By Kent Peterson No Comments

Learn about an amazing development in the search for better ways to detect diabetes.

Switching Doctors? 4 Things to Look For in a Healthcare Team

By Jeanette Terry 3 Comments

Whatever your reason for seeking a new doctor, it can be an opportunity for you to figure out what’s lacking in your current medical care team and find it.

Talking to Your Doctor: My Lab Results Seem to Be Falling Into a Black Hole

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Dr. Gary explains what to do if you don't get your test results when they are promised.

Next-Generation Artificial Pancreas Shows Promise

By Kent Peterson 6 Comments

Learn how advanced technology uses your smartphone to predict your insulin needs.

Why You Need a Flu Shot If You Have Diabetes

By Kent Peterson No Comments

The flu has greater dangers for people with diabetes. Here’s what you must know.

Blood Tests That Can Determine Prediabetes

By Tom Betar No Comments

Here are the three most common blood tests used to diagnose prediabetes and diabetes.

A New Movement for More Affordable Insulin

By Kent Peterson 1 Comment

If you’re paying too much for insulin, here’s what you can do about it.

Inhalable Insulin: Is It Worth Puffing?

By Jewels Doskicz 3 Comments

Learn pros and cons about this needle-free way to get rapid-acting insulin.

Talking to Your Doctor: How Well Am I Describing My Symptoms?

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Dr. Gary has tips to help you get the right treatment when it’s hard to explain how you feel.

Diabetes Drug May Fight Parkinson’s Disease Too

By Kent Peterson 1 Comment

Experts say it could do more than previous Parkinson’s treatments. Here's what we know so far.