DIABETES TYPE 2
Glenmark Pharma gets USFDA nod for diabetes management drug
"Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc, USA, has been granted final approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for metformin hydrochloride extended release tablets USP, 500 mg and 1000 mg, the generic version of Glumetza extended release tablets, 500 mg and 1,000 mg, of Salix Pharmaceuticals Inc," the drug maker said in a filing to BSE.
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World Diabetes Day: Diabetic shock can lead to seizures, coma: Never skip or delay a meal, eat enough
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Unable to afford insulin? This WHO initiative aims at helping diabetics by slashing prices
There are currently more than 420 million diabetic adults in the world.
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.
Why India should seriously pay attention to its children's pre-diabetes
A new national survey shows 10% of children are at risk of developing diabetes. Policies must focus on getting them to eat right and exercise. In 2016, diabetes was directly responsible for 1.6 million deaths around the world, according to the WHO. The new data comes even as India is struggling with a diabetic population of over 72 million.
What is Sleeveballoon? New device that can treat Type 2 diabetes, obesity
Sleeveballoon is a device that combines a balloon with a connected sleeve.
Fact-check: Diabetes is killing Indians; control your weight, diet to delay condition
By 2030, the number of people expected to suffer from Type-2 diabetes is likely to cross 511 mn.Fact-check: Diabetes is killing Indians; con...
Dealing with type-2 diabetes? Weight loss during the first five years may help you recover
Type 2 diabetes affects 400 million people worldwide and increases the risk of heart disease.
How tall are you? Experts say shorter women at 33% higher risk of type-2 diabetes
The association of height with diabetes risk appeared to be stronger among normal-weight individuals.
Give me some sunshine: Most Indians have vitamin D deficiency
Vitamin D deficiency can put people at risk of having hypertension and diabetes.
Diabetes increases risk of heart failure - and it affects women more than men
Diabetic women experience a range of challenges.
Unable to keep blood sugar under control? Include nuts, lean meat & green veggies in your diet
Type-2 diabetes patients must stick to a low carb diet.
Don't turn to carbs on cheat days; it can spike blood sugar levels and increase risk of heart disease
The ketogenic diet promotes weight loss as well.
Diabetes health insurance is expensive. Here's a 4-point guide to manage related costs
Diabetes-specific plans are expensive. The downside of generic health plans is the longer waiting period. Besides the price it exacts on your health, diabetes also places enormous strain on finances. Find out ways to mitigate the financial burden.
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