FDA Approves New Clinical Trial Using Stem Cells to Treat Non-Healing Wounds

"This clinical trial can help explore treatments for people with non-healing wounds, including people who have diabetes and others with conditions that affect their quality of life,"

October 22, 2017

The FDA Just Approved the First Continuous Glucose Monitoring System

This small sensor can replace fingersticks for 10 days at a time.

September 29, 2017

Genetic Engineering Could Allow Us to Treat or Even Prevent Obesity

This could make it easier to lose unwanted weight.

September 19, 2017

Soon, Diabetics Will Be Able to Check Their Glucose Levels on Their Fitbit Smartwatch

The wearable will communicate directly with an implant under the skin.

September 8, 2017

Healthcare Startup Claims It Can Defeat Diabetes With Nutrition Alone

In a recent trial, Virta helped 87 percent of participants reduce their insulin dosage, or stop their intake completely.

August 29, 2017

CRISPR Skin Grafts Could Replace Insulin Shots For Diabetes

Another first for gene editing.

August 7, 2017

A Vaccine for Type 1 Diabetes is Headed for Human Trials in 2018

25 years of hard work by a team of researchers in Finland has finally paid off.

July 23, 2017

We Now Know Why Some Diabetes Treatments Work on Mice but Not on People

Now that scientists have this information, future tests can be more precise.

July 9, 2017

Color-Changing Tattoos Could Help Millions Monitor Their Health in Real-Time

Are health-monitoring tattoos the next evolution of wearables?

June 14, 2017

A New Clinical Trial Just Made Diabetes Patients Insulin Independent

This could actually be the end of diabetes.

May 21, 2017
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