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According to Yale researchers, the likelihood of metformin resulting in the serious condition lactic acidosis in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease is extremely low--comparable to the risk in those who did not take metformin.
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A new study published online in The Oncologist journal shows that cancer patients with concurrent type 2 diabetes treated with metformin have a greater overall survival rate compared with patients
The FDA has approved the first generic version of the prescription drug Actos, which is used by adults with type 2 diabetes to help control blood glucose levels.
Injections, blood sugar awareness, and constant finger pricking--these are all things someone who suffers from type-2 diabetes has to deal with. Researchers say, now they may have to worry about bladder cancer, too.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.