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The Firm is evaluating Byetta lawsuits and other product liability claims that allege incretin mimetic diabetes drugs caused patients to develop pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis and thyroid cancer.
Surveyed German Nephrologists Report that the Majority of Their Patients Treated with Epoetin Alfa Receive a Biosimilar, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass.,
Once-weekly treatment for adults with type 2 diabetes comes in a pen with a no-see, no-handle needle INDIANAPOLIS, Nov.
The Firm is investigating Byetta lawsuits and other legal claims that allege pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis and thyroid cancer caused by incretin mimetics, a Type 2 diabetes drug class.
DALLAS, November 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds latest insulin pumps market research reports to its store.
Forgetting to turn a clock back this weekend can be a minor inconvenience for most people, but forgetting about the changeover from Daylight Savings Time can be very dangerous for some patients with diabetes.
DALLAS, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Pen Needles Market by Type (Standard and Safety), by Needle Length (4mm, 5mm, 6mm,
NovoFine® Plus is the shortest and thinnest pen needle in the Novo Nordisk family of needles designed for diabetes pens PLAINSBORO, N.J., Oct.
North America is the largest contributor to the global market while Asia is expected to grow at the highest rate.
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The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is an endocrine organ found within a small, bony cavity at the base of the brain. Its primary function is to secrete hormones that regulate homeostasis. More specifically, the pituitary gland is a glandular structure about the size of a pea. It is located below the brain and above the nasal cavity in a protected pocket called the sella turcica, which is within the sphenoid bone. It connects to the hypothalamus via a neck-like structure...
The hypothalamus is an organ that serves as an important link, along the hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis, between the nervous system and the endocrine system. It is located within the cranial cavity, in the cerebrum, right below the thalamus. It also forms the floor of the third ventricle in the brain. It contains neural pathways, blood vessels, glial cells, and secretory cells—all of which work together to control things like body temperature, hunger, thirst, sleep, and hormonal and...
The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland located anterior to the trachea and inferior to the thyroid cartilage. It is butterfly shaped with three lobes that make it the largest endocrine organ in the body. Its primary function is to control the body’s metabolism by regulating how quickly the body uses energy, proteins, and hormones. The two lateral lobes are connected by the middle lobe called the isthmus, which lies directly on top of the trachea. The entire gland is enclosed in a...
The pancreas is a digestive and an endocrine organ with both endocrine and exocrine functions. It is about six inches long located in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity. The head of the pancreas lies within the indentation of the duodenum and is connected to it by the pancreatic duct. The uncinate process extends from the head and the neck connects to the body of the pancreas, which lies directly behind the stomach. The tail of the pancreas extends to the left side of the body and is...
Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...
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