Tag Archives: diabetes

Best Blood Sugar Meds for Type 2 Diabetes

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) — You have type 2 diabetes, and you are already taking an old standby drug, metformin. But you still need help controlling your blood sugar levels. Which medication would be the best? New research pitted several diabetes drugs against each other and came up… Read More »

FDA Approves Zegalogue (dasiglucagon) Injection for the Treatment of Severe Hypoglycemia in People with Diabetes

FDA Approves Zegalogue (dasiglucagon) Injection for the Treatment of Severe Hypoglycemia in People with Diabetes Copenhagen, DK and Boston, MA, U.S. March 22, 2021 – Zealand Pharma A/S (Nasdaq: ZEAL) (CVR-no. 20045078,) a biotechnology company aspiring to deliver innovation with novel peptide therapeutics, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Zegalogue® (dasiglucagon)… Read More »

Identifying Appropriate Strategies for Diabetes Prevention

Abbreviations: CVD > cardiovascular disease DPP > Diabetes Prevention Program FPG > fasting plasma glucose IFG > impaired fasting glucose IGT > impaired glucose tolerance NNT > number needed to treat OGTT > oral glucose tolerance test TRIPOD > Troglitazone in Prevention of Diabetes American Diabetes Association Alert Day, observed every fourth Tuesday of March,… Read More »

Prediabetes diet to prevent diabetes

Some apples, for example, are sweeter than others, and manufacturers use different ingredients. These same changes can also lower the chances of developing heart disease and some cancers. Well you may be wondering how much physical activity is enough? Adding too much fiber at one time can upset the GI system, so we recommend starting… Read More »