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Archive for June, 2000

Researching and Treating Diabetes

Wednesday, June 14th, 2000 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Diabetes is a problem that affects so many people, both in the U.S. and worldwide, surprisingly, however, very little is known about the disease. There are a number of organizations that are researching exactly what causes diabetes, as well new and ...

A Simple "Diabetes For Dummies" Overview

Tuesday, June 6th, 2000 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Diabetes is growing at an epidemic pace in the United States, there is no arguing that. Over 20 million Americans have diabetes, with 6 million of them not even knowing it. Unfortunately, many people have no idea what diabetes really is, ...

Drug Used To Treat Diabetes In Texas May Kill Patients

Saturday, June 3rd, 2000 Posted in Diabetes Medicines, News & Articles | No Comments »

Another drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration may increase the risk of heart attacks and deaths. Avandia, a medication that has been used to treat diabetes for eight years now, and has been prescribed for six million ...