Lilly to Donate Insulin KwikPens To Support Lower-Income Communities

Starting this month, Eli Lilly and Company will donate at least 200,000 KwikPens® to three relief organizations – Americares, Direct Relief and …

Invokana® Gets New Indication in Canada to Reduce Risks with Diabetic Kidney Disease

Health Canada has approved Invokana® (canagliflozin) as an adjunct to diet, exercise, and standard-of-care therapy, to reduce the risk of end-stage …

US FDA Approves Only Triple-Combo Tablet with Jardiance® for Adults with T2D

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Trijardy™ XR to lower blood sugar in adults with Type 2 diabetes, along with diet and …

State of Illinois Passes Legislation to Cap Monthly Insulin Co-Pays

Governor J.B. Pritzker signed legislation that will cap insulin co-pays in the state of Illinois last week. The legislation, Senate Bill 667 (SB …

Diabetes Screening At the Barber Shop Maybe Beneficial for African Americans

It turns out that getting a hair cut maybe a good time for African Americans to also get a blood glucose screening, according to a new study. The …

Charlie Kimball, Veteran Indy Race Car Driver Talks About Life In The Fast Lane with T1D

For Charlie Kimball, a professional Indy race car driver, there’s no place he’d rather be than in a racecar. “I love the …

AADE Rebrands as Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES)

The American Association of Diabetes Educators announced that the organization has changed its name to reflect the association’s shift to a …

CDC Confirms First Case of Wuhan coronavirus In The U.S.

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) confirmed the first case of Wuhan coronavirus in the U.S. today. The patient, who recently returned home from a …

Why you need more Vitamin D in the winter

By: Margherita T. Cantorna, Pennsylvania State University Winter is upon us and so is the risk of vitamin D deficiency and infections. Vitamin D, …

FDA approves Ozempic® for Heart Problems in Adults with T2D

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for Novo Nordisk’s Ozempic® (semaglutide) injection 0.5 mg or 1 mg …