Diabetes Research and Studies Directory
Because diabetes can create many health problems, researchers are always looking for better ways to treat or prevent it. Research and studies allow for that opportunity. Many people choose to participate in clinical trials which use experimental tests and treatments to help doctors better understand diabetes. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about diabetes research, studies, and clinical trials.
Resource and Support Groups for Diabetes
WebMD provides a list of useful resources for people with diabetes.
Diabetes and Smoking
Smoking is a killer for people with diabetes. Here are tips on how to quit.
Inhaled Insulin for Diabetes
Inhaled insulin is another option for people with diabetes to control their blood sugar. It works for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, but you shouldn't use it if you smoke or have asthma or COPD.
Depression and Diabetes
Learn more from WebMD about the link between diabetes and depression.
Do Diabetic Women Have Increased Risks?
C. Ronald Kahn, MD, talks about gestational diabetes and other diabetic health risks for women.
What Is the A1C Blood Test?
C. Ronald Kahn, MD, explains the hemoglobin A1c test, which measures long-term glucose control for diabetes.
Set Up a Diabetes Team
Build your diabetes care team with these doctors and specialists.