Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘type 2 diabetes’
By Guest Author On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
0 Comments

Studies Link Metabolic Syndrome with BPH

Recent studies have found a link between metabolic syndrome and BPH, or benign prostatic hyperplasia. Metabolic syndrome is an umbrella term used to describe a cluster of health problems. Someone with high blood More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
2 Comments

AT&T Now Recognizes Excessive Sweating as a Disability

AT&T has added hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating, to its list of relatively common medical conditions that it recognizes as a disability. The company is partnering with the International Hyperhidrosis Society More...

By Guest Author On Friday, October 6th, 2017
0 Comments

How Doctors Say You Should Shed The Weight

More than 35% of Americans are currently considered obese. This situation has contributed to all kinds of health conditions like osteoarthritis, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease. There are many reasons someone More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
0 Comments

Diabetes: New cases in youth in the United States up

Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes are increasing among youth in the United States, according to a report, Incidence Trends of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes among Youths, 2002-2012(link is external), More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
0 Comments

Youth with type 2 diabetes develop complications more often than type 1 peers

Teens and young adults with type 2 diabetes develop kidney, nerve, and eye diseases – as well as some risk factors for heart disease – more often than their peers with type 1 diabetes in the years shortly More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
0 Comments

Pete Bissonette examines How Your Friends Affect Your Health

How many friends do you have? If your doctor isn’t asking now, they may start soon. According to researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, your social circles are as important to your health More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, October 11th, 2015
1 Comment

Google/Alphabet Is Showing A Significant Interest In Healthcare

The search engine giant Google has built a presence in a variety of industries and it’s now showing significant interest in the healthcare sector. The co-founders (now chiefs at the new company Alphabet) want More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
0 Comments

Why Diabetes Is One Of The Greatest Threats To Older Adults Now

Recently, the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force published a press release revealing that Type 2 diabetes is on the rise amongst U.S. adults who are older than 45 years old. The report notes that diabetes has More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 18th, 2014
0 Comments

Diabetes drug, Trulicity, receives FDA approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Trulicity (dulaglutide), a once-weekly subcutaneous injection to improve glycemic control (blood sugar levels), along with diet and exercise, in adults with type More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 1st, 2014
2 Comments

Type 2 diabetes drug, Jardiance, receives FDA approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Jardiance (empagliflozin) tablets as an addition to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes symptomsPublic domain More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
1 Comment

Diabetes in the US: 29.1 million Americans have diabetes

PRESS RELEASE More than 29 million people in the United States have diabetes, up from the previous estimate of 26 million in 2010, according to a report released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
2 Comments

Diabetes drug, Tanzeum, receives FDA approval

PRESS RELEASE The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Tuesday approved Tanzeum (albiglutide) subcutaneous injection to improve glycemic control, along with diet and exercise, in adults with type 2 diabetes. Type More...

By Guest Author On Monday, February 10th, 2014
2 Comments

New Genome Wide Association Study Reveals Heritable T2D Genes

Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is becoming a global health issue, with epidemic proportions being reported in many European Union countries after the US declared epidemic proportions over a decade ago.  While there has More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, January 9th, 2014
2 Comments

Diabetes drug, Farxiga, gets FDA approval

PRESS RELEASE The U.S. Food and Drug Administration yesterday approved Farxiga (dapaglifozin) tablets to improve glycemic control, along with diet and exercise, in adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes symptomsPublic More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, March 30th, 2013
2 Comments

Janssen Pharmaceutical’s new diabetes drug, Invokana, gets FDA approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new drug to treat type 2 diabetes Friday, according to a press release March 29. Diabetes symptomsPublic domain image/Mikael Häggström The approved drug, More...


Recent Posts


DISPATCH BLOGS

Grandpa Ernie photo 300x146 Truth in Genesis photo 300x146 Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History