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Cybersecurity Risks and Insulin Pumps
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning regarding some Medtronic MiniMed™ insulin pumps.
Diabetes Medication Now Approved for Children
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a diabetes medication for use in children.
FDA Warns About Unauthorized Diabetes Devices
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently warned the public about possible health risks tied to using unapproved devices for diabetes management.
A Lower-Priced Insulin Option
A lower-priced authorized generic for Humalog has been announced.
First Interoperable Insulin Pump Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new type of insulin pump.
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.
Celebrating National Diabetes Month
It's National Diabetes Month, and you can celebrate by learning how to better manage your diabetes.
Using Pen Needles Safely
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a safety communication regarding the use of pen needles.
'Artificial Pancreas' Approved for Children
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently expanded the approval of the first "artificial pancreas" for use in children.
A High-Tech Test for a Diabetes Related Eye Problem
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has allowed marketing of the first device to use artificial intelligence (AI) to detect moderate to severe diabetes-related retinopathy.