Largest study to date finds insulin pumps result in better blood sugar control than multiple daily injections in people with type 2 diabetes

Main Points: Insulin pumps are significantly more effective at controlling blood glucose (sugar) in people with type 2 diabetes who

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For Patients Receiving Metformin to Treat Diabetes, Addition of Insulin Associated With Increased Risk of Death

Main Points: Among patients with diabetes who were receiving metformin, the addition of insulin compared with a sulfonylurea (a class

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Intensive insulin provides survival benefit in patients with type 2 diabetes after heart attack

Main Points: Long-term follow-up of the DIGAMI 1 trial – a landmark study of type 2 diabetes in Sweden –

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Insulin-Related Hypoglycemia, Errors Related to Emergencies, Hospitalizations

Main Points: Elderly patients with diabetes treated with insulin were more likely than younger patients to visit the emergency department

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Preterm Infants More Likely to Have Elevated Insulin Levels in Early Childhood

Main Points: Chicago – Researchers have found that preterm infants are more likely to have elevated insulin levels at birth

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Oral insulin to control sugar would soon be a reality

Main Point: Scientists have successfully administered and utilized insulin through mouth in rats and this would be a huge success

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New hope for the treatment of Diabetes

Scientists have found a key molecular pathway leading to reduction of multiplication of insulin producing cells. These pathways are often

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Diabetes information for all

What is diabetes? Diabetes is chronic disease of body’s metabolism in which the patient has high blood sugar level as

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Artificial Pancreas

The endocrinologists of Mayo Clinic are developing an artificial pancreas that will be able to deliver insulin automatically and with

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Tuberculosis medicine treated diabetes (type-I)

BCG (bacillus Calmette-Geurin) vaccine has been in use to treat tuberculosis for 80 years. Now it has been found to

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