Latest Diabetes mellitus type 2 Stories

2012-08-02 23:00:17

Findings of the study published on July 3rd 2012, in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, revealed that Actos (pioglitazone) is linked to increased risk of bladder cancer. Actos is a type 2 diabetes drug, manufactured by Takeda Pharmaceutical Industries Limited and promoted as decreasing insulin resistance. According to court documents, on June 12, 2012, New York resident, Wanda Heavey, filed a $10 million lawsuit in New York Eastern District Court (case no. 2:2012cv02945) alleging she...

Childhood Obesity Increases Heart Disease Risk Before Adulthood
2012-07-24 10:51:23

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New Dutch research has found that two in every three severely obese children already have at least one health problem due to their increased waist size, and by age 12 had high blood pressure, high cholesterol and high blood glucose. Published in the journal Archives of Disease in Childhood, the study focuses on an issue that has seen little research, despite fast becoming a worldwide epidemic. The findings stem from the Dutch...

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  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.