Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles

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 1 Comment

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.

Looking to the Future: Implanted Diabetes Chips

By Victoria Candland 15 Comments

A chip inserted into the skin may be the way diabetics monitor blood sugar levels in the future. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Insulin for Type 2s: Xultophy

By Victoria Candland 2 Comments

Xultophy and Lixilan, blends of GLP-1 agonist and insulin, may perform better than Lantus. We just need the FDA to approve them.

Inhalable Insulin: Afrezza

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Afrezza is a mealtime insulin you can inhale. Learn more about who it's for and how it works.

Adding Oral Meds May Lead to Better Type 1 Control

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

A dual SGLT inhibitor may help those on insulin acheive better diabetes control

Cognitive Behavior Therapy Can Help You Manage Diabetes Distress

By Beverly S. Adler, PhD, CDE, Clinical Psychologist No Comments

Diabetes distress is a term for the emotional distress that arises from living with diabetes. Learn more.

Your Diabetes Doctor and You: #DCDE Twitter Chat Summary

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Highlights from our #DCDE Twitter chat talking about how to establish a strong relationship with your diabetes doctor. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

The CGMs Currently Available in the U.S.—and Why They're Important

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 1 Comment

The CGM products currently available in the U.S. and why they're important for diabetes management. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Diabetes Apps: The Best Apps for Children and Teens with Diabetes

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Great apps to help kids and teens become familiar with managing diabetes and allow parents to oversee diabetes management. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Finding Your Best Diabetes Treatment Is Your Decision

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Learn how to choose the best diabetes treatment plan for you despite others' opinions.