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FDA stiff-arms Sanofi and Lexicon's Type 1 diabetes hopeful Zynquista

The FDA stiff-armed Sanofi and Lexicon’s diabetes drug Zynquista on Friday, darkening the companies’ hopes of launching the drug for Type 1 diabetes this year. It’s not a complete surprise, because an FDA advisory panel was split right down the middle on whether to approve the SGLT1/2 drug. But the FDA could have chosen the positive side… Read More »

Medical News Today: Type 2 diabetes: Work stress may raise risk in women

A new review featuring in the European Journal of Endocrinology suggests that a stressful work environment may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes in women. A stressful work environment may increase the likelihood of type 2 diabetes in women, suggests new research. More than 100 million people in the United States have diabetes… Read More »

Diabetes type 2 – the ‘single best food’ to AVOID high blood sugar symptoms

Diabetes affects around 3.7 million people in the UK, and 90 per cent of all cases are caused by type 2 diabetes. The condition is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin. Without insulin, the body struggles to convert sugar in the blood into… Read More »