Where you inject your insulin and place your pump infusion site and other equipment can have a big effect on your blood glucose levels.
Friday, 25 September 2020
Researchers have found a way to combine insulin with amylin, to create an injection that could help people living with diabetes control their blood glucose levels.
Thursday, 14 May 2020
Australia's leading diabetes groups and the Pharmacy Guild are working together to ensure the availability of essential medicines
Monday, 6 April 2020
Researchers in the US have developed a smart insulin-delivery patch that could one day monitor and manage glucose levels in people living with diabetes and deliver the necessary insulin dosage.
Thursday, 6 February 2020
An international group of scientists have now conducted a detailed examination in living cells of the Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptors (GLP1R), which are found on insulin-producing beta cells of the pancreas and neurons in the brainreceptor.
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Don't let diabetes hold you back from enjoying your holiday or business travels. Use this checklist to get prepared. Travelling overseas with different time zones, climates, foods and hygiene standards can be successfully managed with pre-trip advice from your doctor or diabetes educator.
Tuesday, 14 January 2020
In a promising discovery that could improve the delivery of insulin and diabetes therapy, scientists have developed a non-fibrillating form of human insulin.
Monday, 13 January 2020
A new smart insulin has been developed which could help people prevent hypoglycaemia, researchers have said. Currently known as i-insulin, a research team from the University of California (UCLA) in Los Angeles have added an extra molecule to the hormone which they say can prevent low blood glucose levels.
Friday, 5 July 2019
There are more Australians living with type 2 diabetes using insulin than people with type 1. Find out more about how Flash Glucose Monitoring technology can help people on insulin to live with greater ease than our grandparents could ever have imagined.
Thursday, 23 May 2019
The AFDR has entered into an arrangement with Israeli company Kadimastem to explore overcoming the need for insulin administration in people with type 1 diabetes.
Saturday, 19 January 2019