'These Folks Can Literally Not Afford Their Lives': Keith Ellison Goes After Drug ManufacturersMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison wants to lower the price of prescription drugs, and he is hoping a new citizens task force will help make that happen.
'It Is Our Life Support': Diabetics, Families Meet With Lawmakers Amid Skyrocketing Insulin PricesA two-week supply of insulin for diabetic Quinn Nystrom can cost anywhere from $300 to $400 per vial.
Rally At State Capitol Calls For Lower Insulin CostsOn the steps of the Capitol is not where Nicole Smith Holt imagined she'd be a year ago. She envisioned being with her son Alec on the eve of Mother's Day.
Group Plans Rally Over Insulin Costs At State CapitolA Saturday rally planned at the state Capitol aims to call attention to the soaring cost of diabetes drugs.
Diet Soda, Sweeteners Can Still Cause Diabetes, Study FindsA study of rats has revealed that artificial sweeteners, commonly used in zero-calorie sodas, actually did as much harm to the body as a high-sugar diet.
Quiz: Do You Have Pre-Diabetes?More than 30 million Americans are living with diabetes. However, another roughly 84 million adults have pre-diabetes.
Klobuchar Aims To Lower Cost Of Insulin For Minnesotans With DiabetesSenator Amy Klobuchar is discussing ways to bring down the cost of prescription drugs for people dealing with diabetes.
Teen Creates Fashionable, Durable Diabetes TapeA University of St. Thomas freshman is not waiting for her college degree to pave her own career path.
GRADE: U Of M Study On Type 2 DiabetesEsme Murphy spoke Sunday with Dr. Elizabeth Seaquist, a University of Minnesota researcher, about the GRADE study on type 2 diabetes.
'U' Needs Type 2 Diabetes Sufferers For GRADE StudyGood news for some locals who suffer from a common chronic disease.
HCMC Using Hyperbaric Chamber To Treat DiabetesA new study shows diabetes is skyrocketing around the world. Researchers say cases have quadrupled in the past three decades.
Study Shows Link Between Low Income, DiabetesDiabetes Alert Day is on Tuesday, and a new study shows a significant link between low income and risk for the disease.
Minneapolis Diabetes Expo Teaches Health EatingDiabetes is a disease that affects millions of people. And this weekend, at the American Diabetes Expo, you can learn from experts how to live a healthy, full life.
Victim’s Family Angry At Road Rage SentencingThe man who shot a motorcyclist after a road rage incident was sentenced Wednesday. But the victim's family thinks the punishment should be more severe. A jury found 73-year-old Joseph Kadlec guilty of assault and reckless use of a firearm after shooting 31-year-old Kyle Ronning in the face during a road rage incident two years ago.
Medtronic, Sanofi Join On Diabetes Drugs, DevicesMedical device manufacturer Medtronic Inc. and French drugmaker Sanofi have joined in a project to develop new combinations of drugs and devices for diabetes care. The two major companies announced Saturday the "global strategic alliance," which they said was aimed at improving experience and results for people with diabetes around the world.