The Other Cholesterol Test We All Should Get

If you have type 2 diabetes, chances are you know whether or not you have high cholesterol. The two often go hand in hand. You may know your total …

The Diabetes-Sleep Apnea Link

Maybe your bedmate has noticed that you snore loudly and stop breathing for seconds or even minutes at a time, and then start again with a loud snort …

Depression and Diabetes

Depression can strike anyone, but people who have diabetes appear to be at greater risk. In fact, studies suggest that people who have type 2 …

Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes

Many people with type 2 diabetes will eventually require insulin to keep their diabetes in control. In fact, most experts believe we wait too long in …

Oral Diabetes Medications

A list of oral diabetes medications with advantages, disadvantages, and side effects. Click on the name of a drug for more information. Actos Amaryl …

Type 2 Diabetes Medicines You Inject

1. Bydureon What is Bydureon? Bydureon is a member of the GLP-1 receptor agonist* family of medicines. Bydureon works in several places in the body, …

5 Weight Loss Drugs Approved by FDA

Americans are learning to downsize everything—except food portions. Despite efforts by the medical community and governmental and private …