- $350K 3-year grant for new diabetes prevention program Updated: Oct-06-15 3:47 pm
NEW ORLEANS - The Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans is getting $350,000 over three years to set up a diabetes prevention program.
- Diabetes costs New York's Medicaid system $1.2B annually Updated: Oct-02-15 11:20 am
ALBANY, New York - New York state spent more than $1.2 billion on diabetes-related medical services last year, according to a new report that suggests the costs associated with the chronic disease are likely to impose ever greater burdens on the state.
- Sanofi settles lawsuit enabling rival to Lantus insulin Updated: Sep-28-15 3:09 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A less-expensive version of the world's top-selling insulin, Sanofi's Lantus, could go on sale in the U.S. late next year.
- Missoula patients get prescriptions for produce Updated: Sep-26-15 9:36 am
MISSOULA, Montana - Jay Lene beamed as she loaded kale, carrots and broccoli into her shopping bag at a produce stand outside Missoula's Providence Medical Center.
- Study: Type 2 diabetes pill Jardiance cuts risk of death Updated: Sep-17-15 4:29 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Jardiance sharply reduced chances of dying in diabetic patients at high risk of heart complications, a study shows, making the Type 2 diabetes medication the first shown to lengthen diabetics' lives.
- Merck: Long-acting diabetes pill works same as its Januvia Updated: Sep-16-15 2:41 pm
KENILWORTH, New Jersey - Drugmaker Merck & Co. says its experimental Type 2 diabetes drug performed about as well as its older daily pill, Januvia, in a late-stage patient test.
- Ex-cop files lawsuit for improper diabetes treatment in jail Updated: Sep-15-15 7:32 am
NEW YORK - An ex-New York City police officer convicted of mob ties says the city ignored his medical needs, nearly costing him his foot.
- Half of US adults have diabetes or pre-diabetes, study says Updated: Sep-08-15 11:02 am
CHICAGO - New research suggests that half of all U.S. adults have diabetes or pre-diabetes.