The Feast and Famine diet, a cure for diabetes?

  Yesterday, (2017-02-23) a study of diabetic mice was published in the journal “Cell” showing that a special “fasting mimicking diet” (FMD) for 4 days every month caused regeneration of…

There is no insulin pill…. yet.

The search for a pill formulation of insulin has been long-standing.  Yesterday Novo Nordisk, the world's biggest insulin manufacturer abandoned its efforts to make an oral form of insulin.  The…

Two shots in one

Yesterday the US Food and Drug Administration approved two new medications - both are shots & each is a combination of two different classes of medication in one shot: a basal long-acting…

BC is a third-world country when it comes to covering life-saving medication for diabetes

A life saving class of diabetes oral medication, SGLT2 inhibitors, costing less than $3/day, is not covered in British Columbia, but is covered in the rest of Canada.  I asked…