Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles

The Goals and Expectations of Insulin Therapy

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Take a look at some of the essential goals and expectations to anticipate with insulin therapy, as well as how to achieve them.

Is Long-Term Use of Insulin Glargine Safe?

By Danielle Cronquist 2 Comments

Although glargine is in widespread use, there has been little research to determine the long-term effects of glargine on cardiovascular health.

Talking With Your Doctor: #DCDE Twitter Chat

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Get tips for building your relationship with your doctor from this week's Twitter chat summary

Could Genetics Determine Your Response to Diabetes Drugs?

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Small variations in genetics may increase someone's risk for diabetes and reaction to certain diabetes drugs.

Talking to Your Doctor: Guess What? Your Doctor Is Frustrated Too!

By Dr GaryCA 2 Comments

You and your doctor may both feel frustrated at times. See tips to help both of you get back to working as a team.

The FDA Warning for Ibuprofen and Naproxen

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Updated research has prompted the FDA to strengthen warning labels on NSAIDs.

Everything You Need to Know About Short-Acting Insulin

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

The basics of short-acting insulin, including what it is, when it peaks, how long it's active, when you should take it, and the products to look for.

Everything You Need to Know About Rapid-Acting Insulin

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

The basics of rapid-acting insulin, including what it is, when it peaks, how long it's active, when you should take it, and the products to look for.

Everything You Need to Know About Long-Acting Insulin

By Victoria Candland No Comments

The basics of long-acting insulin, including what it is, when it peaks, how long it's active, when you should take it, and the products to look for.

Everything You Need to Know About Intermediate Insulin

By Victoria Candland No Comments

The basics of intermediate-acting insulin, including what it is, when it peaks, how long it's active, when you should take it, and the products to look for.

Osteoporosis Drug May Help Fight Diabetes

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Denosumab may be a new medication to treat diabetes. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Why You Should See an Endocrinologist

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

An endocrinologist often specializes in diabetes. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

How Often Should I See a Certified Diabetes Educator?

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

These are the four situations in which you should visit your Certified Diabetes Educator.

The Affordable Care Act and Diabetes: #DCDE Twitter Chat Summary

By Victoria Candland No Comments

An expert on the Affordable Care Act and spokeswoman for the American Diabetes Association shares her knowledge. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Frequently Asked Questions about Prescription Services

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Frequently Asked Questions about Prescription Services. Find answers to your questions here.

Update: Smart Insulin Patch Technology Moves Forward

By Victoria Candland and Tom Betar 2 Comments

Researchers have created a smart insulin patch that can measure and deliver insulin on its own. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.