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Shyan Colter of Cary is contributing a special crochet dinosaur as a Hope Basket in the 2023 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation raffle.
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation of North Carolina is on a mission for a cure for Type 1 diabetes. According to the foundation, an equal number of children and adults are diagnosed; about 110 people per day.
Rick Armstrong, WRAL enterprise multimedia journalist
Insulin drug maker Eli Lilly announced it's cutting the list price of its most commonly prescribed insulin by 70% and capping out of pocket costs at $35 a month.
A device known as a bionic pancreas, which uses next-generation technology to automatically deliver insulin, was more effective at maintaining blood glucose (sugar) levels within normal range than standard-of-care management among people with type 1 diabetes.
The 2021 death toll in the U.S. attributed to diabetes has alarmed both health professionals and federal lawmakers.
The year 2021 marks 100 years since the discovery of insulin, a game-changing drug in the fight against diabetes.
By Sandee LaMotte, CNN
Overweight and obese Americans should start getting screened for diabetes earlier, at age 35 instead of 40, according to updated national guidelines published Tuesday.
Vials of the private-label version of ReliOn NovoLog will be sold by Walmart to uninsured patients with a prescription for $73.
Data analysis shows there is high vaccine hesitancy among some North Carolinians who are most at-risk for having severe or fatal reactions to the virus.
Ali Ingersoll, WRAL investigative data journalist
The High Point-based vTv Therapeutics Inc. has received a designation as a breakthrough therapy by the U.S. FDA for its TTP399 oral supplement that treats type 1 diabetes and psoriasis.
A billboard on U.S. Highway 301 in Johnston County says "Gov Roy Cooper does not consider Type 1 diabetes an under lying health issue! Think about that!" PolitiFact investigates the claim, and how it might relate to the COVID vaccine rollout.
Paul Specht, PolitiFact reporter
One of the most puzzling aspects of COVID-19 is that there's no way to know how bad it might be for you.
One of the most puzzling aspects of COVID is there's no way to know how bad it might be for you.
Monica Laliberte, WRAL executive producer/5 On Your Side reporter
Type 1 Diabetics feel the increase; a vial of insulin that cost $21 20 years ago is now $332 dollars.
Monica Laliberte, WRAL executive producer/5 on Your Side reporter
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many hardships, one of them being access to medications. People with diabetes may encounter barriers to obtaining their medications due to limited transportation, unemployment or overall concern of exposure to COVID-19. Here are tips for patients.
An artificial pancreas system is safe and helped children as young as six with type 1 diabetes better control blood sugar levels, according to a new study from researchers at four pediatric diabetes centers in the United States. The study was published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
By Shelby Lin Erdman, CNN
A study was conducted in the U.K. and published in 'Diabetes Care.' It found that the number of cases of new-onset type 1 diabetes diagnosed in two London hospitals nearly doubled during the initial peak of the coronavirus.
About 200,000 children in the United States have type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease that occurs when a person's pancreas stops producing insulin, the hormone that controls blood-sugar levels.
UNC Health Talk
A six-month clinical trial from UNC-CH shows the use of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) reduces serious levels of hypoglycemia compared with standard monitoring by daily use of blood glucose finger-stick test strips.
President Donald Trump discusses how to protect seniors with diabetes during a May 26, 2020, Rose Garden news conference.
Four North Carolina universities have teamed up to win a $5.7 million federal grant for diabetes research - the Wake Forest School of Medicine, the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, the Duke University School of Medicine and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. We've got the details.
Orthus Health is offering its diabetes management platform free of charge to its more than 100 clients to help them and employees better manage related issues during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Digital wellness tools are providing innovative ways for people with chronic conditions like diabetes and heart disease to better manage their health.
Certain MiniMed 600 Series insulin pumps are blamed for delivering incorrect insulin doses because of a missing or broken retainer ring.