Once Rare, Child Type 2 Diabetes Cases On the Rise

Last year in Texas, doctors diagnosed a 3-year-old girl with type 2 diabetes in the youngest case of the disease ever recorded. Historically rare, such diagnoses are becoming increasingly common: more than 5,000 new cases of type 2 diabetes in children are diagnosed...

Study Shows Insulin Pumps No Better Than Injections

When it comes to achieving better glycemic control, insulin pumps may be no better than injections, according to research presented at the 2015 World Diabetes Congress. Dr Simon Heller of the University of Sheffield explained that although patients who use insulin...