Incidence of diabetes are on the rise in Colorado. The American Diabetes Association is encouraging businesses to support a bike team for the Tour de Cure.
Experts call it an epidemic. New research shows the number of Americans with diabetes. or “sweet blood,” has doubled since 1988. And as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, odds are you know someone with diabetes — or have it yourself.
Twenty years after launching a groundbreaking study, the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes continues to make significant progress towards finding the cause of Type 1 diabetes.
Thousands of people hit the streets in downtown Denver for the annual diabetes walk on Saturday.
This weekend hundreds of people will “step out” to stop diabetes, including Colorado Rapids players who are stepping out on behalf of two of their own.
America has an epidemic of high blood sugar, and joining the ranks of newly diagnosed diabetics is Hollywood superstar Tom Hanks. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains why you should be tested as well.
A University of Colorado genetics researcher needs the help of 500 people with Down syndrome. He believes studying their genes could lead to better treatments for Type 1 diabetes, celiac and thyroid issues.
Researchers are studying a new way to treat people with Type 2 Diabetes with a barrier that blocks some harmful foods.
Colorado is still the leanest state in the country, but waistlines are also growing in the state.
Colorado star defensive lineman Will Pericak faces two opponents every Saturday: the opposing quarterback and diabetes.