3 Ways exercise saves you money

Do you have diabetes? High cholesterol? High blood pressure?┬áIf looking good or living longer isn’t enough of a motivator for you to get off the couch, how about this one: Exercise saves you money! How? Fewer doctor visits Less medication Fewer home devices and disposables (blood pressure cuff, finger stick glucose measurement) Less gas traveling […]

FDA approves glucose monitoring system

The Food and Drug Administration recently approved the FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System to be sold in the United States. The Libre is manufactured by Abbott and is currently only available overseas. The system allows patients to view blood sugar every minute of the day without pricking a finger. The device will be available […]

Mechanism that causes blindness in diabetics is discovered.

A researcher has discovered the process which causes retinal cells to die, causing blindness in diabetic patients.