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May's Most Popular Stories

Published: 5/26/22
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By Matthew Garza

In case you missed them, below you’ll find our top five stories from May 2022. This month’s best stories cover a wide variety of topics including the history of insulin pumps, the FDA approval of Mounjaro, skin care tips, and more.

1. The Golden Age of the Insulin Pump

The insulin pump has come a long way since the first prototypes were developed in the 1960s. James S. Hirsch explores the riveting history of this integral piece of technology and shares his own experiences with this device.

2. FDA Approves Mounjaro (Tirzepatide) for Diabetes Treatment

Mounjaro (tirzepatide), a first-of-its kind medication for treating type 2 diabetes, has been approved by the FDA after much anticipation. This new medication has been shown to dramatically lower A1C and weight in clinical trials.

3. Everybody’s Favorite Salads

Looking for a tasty new salad to add to your repertoire? Here are three slightly mixed-up versions of the classics.

4. Skin Care Tips For People With Diabetes

Diabetes affects the skin in ways people may not even realize. Read about this connection and learn how to maintain healthy skin.

5. Maintain the Health of Your Liver – Latest ADA Standards of Care

Did you know that type 2 diabetes and excess weight can put you at risk for certain types of liver diseases? Learn why experts are becoming more concerned about the connection between type 2 diabetes and two liver diseases: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). 

About the authors

Matthew Garza joined the diaTribe Foundation in 2020 after graduating with honors from Johns Hopkins University’s Whiting School of Engineering where he majored in Biomedical Engineering and minored in the... Read the full bio »

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