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Archive for February, 2001

Texans Deal With Medications That May Kill Them: Avandia Linked With Causing Heart Attacks In Those

Friday, February 16th, 2001 Posted in Diabetes Medicines, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

It's becoming increasingly difficult for diabetics to know which is worse -- having the disease, or realizing the treatment for it just might be fatal, too. Late last month, a federal drug advisory board voted overwhelmingly in favor of ...

Diabetes and Vision Loss: Take Action Now

Friday, February 16th, 2001 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Before the 1970's, the general population did not consider diabetes to be a major health concern, let alone realize the adverse impacts diabetes would have on our society today. During those times, most of our attention was on other ...

What Exactly is the Cause of Diabetes?

Thursday, February 15th, 2001 Posted in Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

What is the cause of diabetes? This varies from one type of the disease to another. Questions still abound as to exactly why some people get diabetes and others don't. While it may be some time before all the questions ...