diabetes

Age and high BMI associated with sperm cell irregularities

New research suggests that abnormalities associated with aging sperm cells might be exacerbated by elevated body mass index.


A close up of hands holding a syringe and vial of insulin.

Insulin access, social networks help people with diabetes

Michelle Litchman aims to make living with diabetes easier by driving health policy, researching black market insulin and developing and hosting one-day boot camps.


Better health through better eating

The U’s Center for Community Nutrition aims to advance public health through community outreach.


Experimental treatment subdues Type 1 diabetes in laboratory mice

The therapeutic agent converts cells that normally control glucose production into ones that generate insulin.


Inspiring more health, less medicine

You have to keep going, even in the face of a pandemic.


See the signs of diabetic retinopathy

Complications from diabetic retinopathy are largely preventable with effective management of blood sugars and early eye screening and treatment.


Maintaining good diabetes management habits

It’s all about taking small steps to improve health.


Living with diabetes takes work

There is help available when facing a diagnosis of diabetes.


The risks of prediabetes

November is diabetes awareness month.


Sea snail, human insulin hybrid could lead to better diabetes treatments

World’s smallest, fully functional version of insulin combines the potency of human insulin with the fast-acting potential of venom insulin produced by predatory cone snails.