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Type 2 Diabetes News

Type 2 Diabetes is a chronic condition involving high blood sugar levels and reduced production and responsiveness to insulin.     

Virta’s program resulted in “reversal” of type 2 diabetes in 54% of participants after two years. Data show 10% bodyweight loss, 0.9% A1C reduction, and reduced need for...
Insightful diabetes leaders discuss high-potential areas ranging from SGLT-2s in type 1 diabetes, personalized treatment plans, and the do-it-yourself Loop app
Results from the CREDENCE trial suggest that Invokana’s kidney benefits exist on top of blood pressure lowering medications (standard of care)
Xeris’ Glucagon Rescue Pen, designed as an auto-injector, features a ready-to-use liquid glucagon – a safer and more convenient treatment option for severe hypoglycemia
Google’s health arm Verily/Alcon has announced that its project to develop a glucose-sensing contact lens has been put on hold
CGM accuracy, meal timing, n ew partnerships in diabetes tech, vitamin D for prediabetes, and more!
Heart benefits of the SGLT-2 inhibitor pill beyond blood sugars and weight loss for people with type 2 diabetes
The study aims to enroll about 1,800 adults with type 2 diabetes at increased risk of heart disease
Surprising study findings from a look at refrigerator temperatures and the risk posed to insulin quality; plus, a guide to safe insulin storage and Med Angel’s very cool...
Called “Insulin Lispro,” the generic version of Humalog may benefit those paying cash or with high-deductible health plans
The importance of sleep for teens with diabetes. Plus, key sleep strategies from young adults living with diabetes!
New product details, pictures, and study timing updates on Beta Bionics’ iLet and Bigfoot’s Loop and Inject systems from Friends for Life 2018
News from Onduo's virtual diabetes clinic, Klue, SugarMate, and Diabits apps, Tidepool Loop, and more!
Data on type 2 diabetes therapies and prevention, Medtronic MiniMed 780G trial starts, Beta Bionics Gen 3 iLet time-in-range results, and more!
Control-IQ hybrid closed loop coming in summer 2019; paired app coming soon to the US; plans for the t:sport “patch” pump; and t:slim X2 pump launched outside the US
Updates to the Clarity app allow G5 and G6 CGM users to set a daily time-in-range goal and be notified when it is reached, awesome Bright Spots pattern recognition in...
A new study will investigate whether SGLT-2 inhibitor Farxiga can delay the progression of heart failure in people with and without type 2 diabetes
First drug trial to show delay in type 1 diagnoses, heart and kidney benefits from Trulicity in type 2, huge focus on time-in-range, positive results for both Tandem’s...
A new online resource for people with type 2 diabetes offers a place to share stories, get connected, and learn tips for day-to-day management – BeyondType2.org
AgaMatrix blood glucose meters and strips by Amazon could make ordering diabetes supplies more convenient and cheaper

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