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Two treatments that slow the development of diabetes also may protect people from heart disease.
Several Popular Diabetes Drugs have been linked to Pancreatic and Thryoid Cancers.
According to a new study from researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the commonly prescribed diabetes drug metformin has been shown to extend the lifespan of laboratory mice when given at a certain dosage.
The US Food and Drug Administration has sent warning letters to 15 companies, accusing those firms of illegally marketing products they claim can help cure, prevent or treat the symptoms of diabetes in violation of federal law.
SiDMAP and University of Arizona researchers gain a clearer understanding of the mechanistic properties of the drug metformin.
Individuals that are considered pre-diabetic, by having elevated blood glucose levels, still have a chance to avoid full-blown type 2 diabetes if they can shed 10 percent of their body weight.
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