TYPE 2 DIABETES
Coronavirus, bacteria together can lead to severity in some Covid patients
The body's own microbiota may also be influential in the progression of lung diseases.
High blood sugar can be deadly for Covid patients, even if they don't have diabetes
Most COVID-19 patients are prone to glucose metabolic dis...
Lupin, Granules India recall around 9.71 lakh bottles of diabetes drug in the US market
As per the latest Enforcement Report of the US Food a...
Alembic Pharmaceuticals gets USFDA's tentative approval for type 2 diabetes drug
The tentatively approved abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) is therapeutically equivalent to the reference listed drug product Glyxambi tablets, 10 mg/5 mg and 25 mg/5 mg, of Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Wonder drink for diabetics: Ketone supplement can bring high blood sugar under control
A ketone ester supplement can lower blood sugar levels.
'Obesity paradox' decoded: Being overweight increases risk of diabetes but helps improve survival in cancer patients
WHO estimates at least 2.8 million people die each year as a result of being overweight or obese.
Belly fat bringing you down? Lower risk of age-related diseases by burning it
The human body's ability to generate energy by burning the belly fat reduces with age.
UK wants Britons to get in shape, will offer free soup and shake diets in fight against diabetes
NHS England said diabetes is estimated to cost the health service 10 billion pounds a year.
Alembic Pharma gets tentative nod from USFDA for type-2 diabetes management drug
Alembic Pharma said it is currently in litigation with Boehringer Ingelheim in District Court of Delaware and launch of the product will depend on litigation outcome.
Doctors are now probing whether COVID-19 is causing diabetes, even with no history
It's already been well-documented that people with diabetes face much higher risks of severe illness or death if they contract COVID-19. In July, U.S. health officials found that nearly 40% of people who have died with COVID-19 had diabetes. Now, cases like Buelna's suggest the connection between the diseases runs both ways.
Give me some sunshine: Most Indians have vitamin D deficiency
Vitamin D deficiency can put people at risk of having hypertension and diabetes.
Lifestyle changes due to lockdown may trigger weight gain and enhanced risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in healthy people
The study showed that 40% of the participants gained up to 5 kg and 16% added 2.1-5 kg. The risk score for diabetes was calculated using BMI. Data was collected online from 100 household members of type 2 diabetes patients in India between the 42nd and 49th days of the lockdown.
Macleods Pharma USA Inc recalls 31,968 bottles of diabetes drug in US
Macleods Pharma USA Inc has declared Pioglitazone Hydrochloride tablets used for treatment of diabetes in America to be superpotent which was manufactured in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh. The product was shipped to 8 distributors in US, USFDA reported.
New drug can treat type 2 diabetes for children under age 18
Currently only two drugs, metformin and insulin, are approved for the treatment of diabetes in children.
Type 2 diabetics & obesity patients most likely to suffer complications because of Covid-19
Diabetes patients should be in contact with their health care providers.