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A group of West Virginians left the country Sunday in search of affordable insulin -- they went to Canada, where insulin prices are reported to be about a tenth of what it costs people in the United States.
More than 460 million people -- 1-in-11 adults -- now suffer from diabetes, largely brought on by an over-rich lifestyle short on exercise, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) said Thursday.
Dozens of Americans travelled to a southern Ontario Walmart on Saturday to purchase diabetes drugs for roughly one-tenth of what they cost in the United States.
High U.S. insulin prices are driving a caravan of Americans with diabetes to the birthplace of the life-saving medication in London, Ont.
People with undetected diabetes run a higher risk of both heart attack and gum disease, a Swedish study finds.
The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates climb, and health officials aren't sure why.
A self-described ‘caravan’ of Americans’ with Type 1 diabetes travelled into Canada over the weekend to get dramatically cheaper, life-saving insulin and they say they plan on going again.
BC Transit is apologizing to a Victoria teenager with Type 1 diabetes after one of its drivers told her she couldn’t eat fruit salad on the bus when her blood sugar dropped.
When health complications began taking a toll on a friend, a P.E.I. woman collected 365 messages of love and support so that he would have something to lift his spirits every day for a year.
An Ontario research and innovation firm has created a new device to help improve the lives of those living with Type 1 diabetes.
A Montreal doctor is pairing traditional medicine with mobile phone technology to create a new device that could make measuring blood sugar easier for people with diabetes.