Diabetes Medication

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Diabetes Drug Prevents Heart Failure; Kidney Risks

In the largest trial of its kind to determine the cardiovascular outcomes for a new class of diabetes medications, Astra Zeneca’s Farxiga was …

Lilly’s Trulicity® Shows Reduction of Cardiovascular Events for Broad Range of People with Type 2 Diabetes

Eli Lilly and Company reported that it’s drug, Trulicity® significantly reduced major adverse cardiovascular events, a composite endpoint of …

Researchers Find Ways to Prevent Heart Disease in Type 1 Diabetes

Metformin, a commonly prescribed drug for type 2 diabetes could prevent heart disease in patients with type 1 diabetes -and could lead to the …

Lilly’s Investigational Two-in-One Diabetes Drug Shows Positive Results

Eli Lilly and Company’s investigational two-in-one diabetes drug showed both meaningful blood sugar reduction and significant weight loss in …

Weight Loss Drug Shows Positive Effect on Diabetes

A weight loss drug, lorcaserin, was found to reduce the risk of diabetes by 19 percent in patients with prediabetes in a recent study. The drug is …

Tresiba® for Children with Type 1 diabetes Approved in Canada

Tresiba®, an insulin degludec injection, has received an expanded approval for the treatment of Type 1 diabetes in pediatric patients in Canada. …

ADA Spotlight: Should Metformin Remain the First-Line Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes?

Should metformin remain first-line therapy for type 2 diabetes?  It was one of the more light-hearted but hotly-debated presentations at this …

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T1D Study: Common Vaccine Leads to Improvement in Blood Sugar Levels

Break-through results in treating patients with type 1 diabetes in a long-term, Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital study were published …

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Amazing d-Tech: Insulin in a Pill

By Wil Dubois The problem with proteins is that they digest quite nicely. That’s not a problem when the protein is a T-Bone steak, but what if the …

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Diabetes Simplified: What Is Insulin?

It’s clearer than water from an alpine mountain spring. It’s as expensive as French perfume. It’s nearly one hundred years old. It’s been …

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