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Metformin vs. Gastric Banding: Which is Better?

Metformin and gastric banding have similar benefits when it comes to stabilizing glucose levels, the progression of prediabetes, and type 2 diabetes. A new study The...
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Is the Open Insulin Project the Key to Cheaper Insulin?

Insulin is a centuries-old drug used to control diabetes, but prices continue to climb every year. In fact, the cost of insulin per unit...
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5 Advances that Have Changed Diabetes

In honor of diabetes awareness month, we want to highlight the major advances in diabetes treatment that have made living with diabetes so much...
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Top Diabetes News of Today

Your Lifestyle Could Be Giving You Type 2 Diabetes by Changing Your DNA BY MIKE MCRAE: Changes to the expression of a gene responsible for...
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Holiday Tips for Those with Diabetes

The holidays can be a stressful time for everyone, but it can be especially hard for those with diabetes. The holiday festivities can be...
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New Hope for Heart Health in Type 1

Have you ever taken metformin? It is a commonly prescribed drug for those with type 2 diabetes. Metformin can prevent heart disease in those...
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New Treatment Could End Insulin Injection for Type 2

There is a new diabetes treatment that could end insulin injection for people with type 2. Could this be possible? The study Scientists in Amsterdam conducted...
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Top Diabetes News of Today

Diabetes Medication May Reduce Alzheimer’s Damage BY DON RAUF: Type 2 diabetes may raise the risk of getting Alzheimer’s disease, but in people with both...
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Artificial pancreas approved for use in kids, improves distress

You may have heard about the artificial pancreas, a system that helps people with type 1 manage their blood sugar levels and administer insulin....
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Using Behavior Modification to Treat Diabetes

The cost of medication nonadherence, or not taking medications as prescribed, is more than $250 billion a year in the U.S. In addition, nonadherence...

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