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  • HIV Drugs Could Prevent Diabetes, Research Suggests

    Drugs already approved to treat HIV and hepatitis B reduced the risk of developing diabetes by 33%, a new analysis found.

  • How to Know a COVID-19 Vaccine is Safe

    Our Bill Petri, a top infectious disease expert, offers important insights into how to know a COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective.

  • The Control-IQ artificial pancreas system was derived from research done at the Center for Diabetes Technology here at UVA. Image credit: Tandem Diabetes Care

    Artificial Pancreas Now Available for Kids 6-13

    The FDA has approved the artificial pancreas for children 6-13 after a new study found that it significantly improved their blood sugar control both day and night.

  • Improving Care for Coma

    When you have a loved one in a coma, it is agony hoping that they wake up and that they emerge as they were. The uncertainty, the unanswered questions, the stress … and all you can do is wait.