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Generic for Common Hypoglycemia Rx Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a generic version of an injected drug used to treat very low blood sugar.
Common Diabetes Rx Gets Label Update
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved label changes for a common diabetes medication.
Happy Feet with Diabetes
Diabetes can lead to complications throughout your body, even in your feet. Learn how to keep your feet healthy and happy.
Managing Diabetes
If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed — and that’s understandable. But you can take steps to both ease your anxiety and get on the road to effective diabetes management.
Youth Increasingly at Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
The threat of type 2 diabetes has continued to increase for young people in recent years. But there are ways to avoid this disease.
Common Diabetes Rx Recalled
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting the public about additional voluntary recalls of certain metformin products.
An Automatic Insulin Pump for Young Kids
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new automatic insulin pump for use in young children with type 1 diabetes.
FDA Removes Warning for Common Diabetes Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has removed a boxed warning — the most serious drug warning — for the diabetes medication canagliflozin.
First-of-Its-Kind Nasal Spray Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first nasal spray of its kind to treat a condition related to diabetes.
Additional Metformin Products Recalled
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting the public about an additional voluntary recall of certain extended-release metformin products.