Latest hypoglycemia Stories
Harm to quality of life outweighs benefits of treatment for older patients and those with negative feelings about side effects, burden of medication
Animas Corporation today shared encouraging results from its predictive hypoglycemia-minimizing algorithm in development.
Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced results from a post-hoc analysis showing that patients with type 2 diabetes having treatment intensified with insulin glargine therapy while also being treated with JANUVIA® (sitagliptin) 100 mg once-daily had a lower incidence of nighttime (nocturnal) hypoglycemia compared to patients also receiving placebo.
A team of Massachusetts researchers working on a bionic pancreas were able to show that their device could maintain blood glucose levels consistently within the normal range, with fewer dangerous lows or highs
Algorithm in Development Maintained Glucose Above Hypoglycemic Levels Over 99% of Time in Feasibility Study CHESTERBROOK, Pa., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Results from Clinical Study in Type 2 Diabetes Patients with Renal Impairment and Preclinical Study in Type 1 Diabetes THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
PARIS, June 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) announced today that Lyxumia(®) (lixisenatide) met the primary endpoint in an 8-week head-to-head pharmacodynamic study
On June 11, the FDA announced that all BMB-BA006A Advocate Redi-Code+ blood glucose test strip lots, by Diabetic Supply of Suncoast Inc., are recalled due to labeling error.
Urgent Medical Device Voluntary Recall News Release DORADO, Puerto Rico, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 6(th) 2014 Diabetic Supply of Suncoast, Inc.
Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...
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