Tag Archives: Type 2

AskNadia: The Cost of Generic and Biosimilar Insulin

Dear Nadia, The cost of insulin is making it difficult for me to manage my type 2 diabetes. Is there a generic or biosimilar insulin that is cheaper than my Lantus? Anne, Dear Anne, As a former owner of a diabetes store, I use to sell insulin for $20.00 a vial before the designer insulin … Continue reading AskNadia: The Cost of Generic and Biosimilar Insulin

Diabetes Health in The News: FDA Expands Coverage for Lilly, Boehringer Diabetes Drug

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently approved an expanded form for Synjardy, a drug produced by Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly. Also known as empagliflozin/metformin hydrochloride, Synardy is now approved for use as an adjunctive treatment. When used along with exercise and an improved diet, it is believed that the drug can improve … Continue reading Diabetes Health in The News: FDA Expands Coverage for Lilly, Boehringer Diabetes Drug

Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle Solution: Recent Research-12/21

This crossword puzzle was inspired by this week’s news and podcast reports. Play along with us to test your knowledge and comprehension on topics we post Monday-Friday. Please click the link below to download this week’s Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle Solution: Diabeteshealth.com Crossword Solution If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly … Continue reading Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle Solution: Recent Research-12/21

Diabetes Health Word Search Puzzle: Recent Research-12/14

This word search puzzle was inspired by this week’s news and podcast reports. Play along with us to test your knowledge and comprehension on topics we post Monday-Friday. Please click the link below to download this week’s Diabetes Health Word Search Puzzle Solution: Diabeteshealth.com Word Search Solution If you would like to sign up to receive a … Continue reading Diabetes Health Word Search Puzzle: Recent Research-12/14

Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle: Recent Research-12/7

This crossword puzzle was inspired by this week’s news and podcast reports. Play along with us to test your knowledge and comprehension on topics we post Monday-Friday. Please click the link below to download this week’s Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle: Diabeteshealth.com Crossword Puzzle If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly puzzle, please email … Continue reading Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle: Recent Research-12/7

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Google Life Science Aids Diabetes Management

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Sep-23_-2015_-2_31_48-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSClick here to listen to the audio recording of Diabetes Health in The News. Google Life Science has recently partnered with the Joslin Diabetes Center and Sanofi to better assist patients and doctors in managing diabetes. This teamwork is expected to expedite the … Continue reading Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Google Life Science Aids Diabetes Management

Revlon Love Is On Million Dollar Challenge

We have exciting news: CR3 Diabetes Association has been accepted to take part in the Revlon LOVE IS ON Million Dollar Challenge, a fundraising competition launched by Revlon. The competition starts today at 12 noon and the organization that raises the most money over the course of 6-weeks will win an additional $1 Million grand prize donation from Revlon! $1 million! … Continue reading Revlon Love Is On Million Dollar Challenge

Diabetes Health Crossword

If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly diabeteshealth.com puzzle, please email puzzle@diabeteshealth.com. In the subject area write “add me to your weekly word puzzle list.” If you would like us to create a puzzle for you and our players, send your 8 words to puzzle@diabeteshealth.com and we will post your challenge … Continue reading Diabetes Health Crossword

Life With Type 2- Imaginary Diabetes

By Patrick Totty All of us carry around mental images of various things, such as grocery stores, freeways, baseball stadiums, bank interiors, and Thanksgiving dinners. The images aren’t all that detailed and clear, but they don’t have to be. They’re a simple, shorthand way of grasping a concept, such as when you’re talking to a … Continue reading Life With Type 2- Imaginary Diabetes

Diabetes: Just The Tip of The Iceburg

By Tanya Caylor In the 30 years or so since his diagnosis, the 72-year-old from Peabody, Mass., has also had to contend with heart bypass surgery, prostate cancer and kidney failure, undergoing 3½ years of dialysis before getting a kidney transplant in November 2013. Navigating his health problems hasn’t been easy. But Leavitt, who says … Continue reading Diabetes: Just The Tip of The Iceburg