Diabetes News Articles

Dog Saves Boy Diabetes Dog Saves Boy Diabetes: Pet Dog Named Jedi Assisted 7-Year-Old With Disease

A dog named Jedi saved a 7-year-old boy with diabetes in the middle of the night as no alarms were going off. Dorrie Nuttall wasn’t checking her 7-year-old diabetic son’s blood sugar and her family was fast asleep; it was […]

Sherri Shepherd Diabetes May Have Saved Life

Sherri Shepherd says type 2 diabetes could have killed her, but instead it saved her life. The View co-host recently dropped 40 pounds and has an interesting story on the way it happened. “If I didn’t have diabetes, I would […]

Player Cut After Diagnosis For Diabetes, Jaguars Sign Kyle Love

A New England Patriots player has been cut after he was diagnoses for diabetes. Defensive tackle Kyle Love was unemployed only briefly, as the Jacksonville Jaguars claimed him off waivers last week. Earlier in the week, ESPN reported that the […]

Soda And Diabetes: Increases Risk By 22 Percent

Soda can increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by up to 22 percent, according to a new study. In fact, the research shows that it only takes just one 12-ounce serving of soda. The Imperial College of London […]

9-Year-Old Stops Speeding Car To Save Life

A 9-year-old girl stops a speeding car from crashing after her mother went into a diabetic shock. The girl is being called a hero for saving her mother’s life in New Lenox, Ill., after taking the wheel and turning off […]

New Diabetes Drug Canagliflozin By J&J To Enter Market

A new type 2 diabetes drug by Johnson & Johnson, called Canagliflozin, has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) committee with a vote of 10 to 5. The Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drug Advisory Committee by a […]

Diabetes Problem Getting Worse

The diabetes rate in America has seen its biggest rise in 15 years in Oklahoma, Kentucky, Georgia and Alabama, according to a new federal health report. The study revealed the South’s growing weight problem since 1995, but the study also […]