Without quick and appropriate treatment, blood sugar levels that are too high or too low can quickly turn into a diabetes emergency. Test your knowledge and make sure it’s up to snuff.
Xeris Pharmaceuticals Inc., submitted an NDA to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration yesterday for its Glucagon Rescue Pen, the company’s lead product for the treatment of severe hypoglycemia, a potentially life-threatening condition in people with diabetes. …Read More
Depression can strike anyone, but people who have diabetes appear to be at greater risk. In fact, studies suggest that people who have type 2 diabetes have a much as double the risk of depression as people …Read More
A known link between erectile dysfunction and diabetes exists. According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), studies estimate that 20 to 75 percent of men with diabetes experience sexual dysfunction. …Read More
We dFolk are bombarded with numbers, goals, and targets. We’re frequently told where we should be, but not how high our risk is when we can’t reach our targets. Here, we break down A1C numbers …Read More
People with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes tend to die earlier than metabolically health individuals. However, experts say this doesn’t need to be the case. The only cause of shortened lifespans is damage caused by persistently high …Read More
Gestational diabetes is generally thought of as a serious pregnancy complication, but is believed to cause few long-term health consequences. However, that view is increasingly being challenged, as evidence is beginning to emerge suggesting that it …Read More