#Type 2 Diabetes

FDA approves new treatment for type 2 diabetes

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Mounjaro (tirzepatide) injection to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes, as an addition to diet and exercise. Mounjaro was effective at improving blood sugar and was more effective than the other diabetes therapies with which it was compared...
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Oadby woman sheds seven stone in lockdown diabetes classes

A grandmother is celebrating losing seven stone (44kg) after enrolling on an online diabetes prevention programme during lockdown. Angelika Hall, 68, from Oadby in Leicestershire, was referred to the NHS scheme by her local surgery in 2021. When she started the course, she weighed 17 stone (108kg) but following nine...
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FDA approves new option for Type 2 diabetes

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – The Food and Drug Administration has approved a novel dual-targeted treatment for Type 2 diabetes. Endocrinologist Dr. Paul Jellinger, with The Center for Diabetes and Endocrine Care, said the once weekly injectable drug has been shown to improve blood sugar control and provide other benefits to patients.

Managing type 2 diabetic hypoglycemia.

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Tom Hanks On Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis: “I Was a Total Idiot”

Two-time Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks is describing himself as “a total idiot” for one huge mistake, according to TODAY. Hanks admitted that he ignored medical advice and chose to live a lifestyle that he now believes led to his type 2 diabetes diagnosis. “I’m part of the lazy...

🔒 Insider First Look: Drug Deals - Insulin

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Diabetes Rates Are Not Declining Any Time Soon, Klinio Explains

According to recent projections, there will be 200 million new cases of diabetes by 2045. Between 2002 and 2012, type 1 diabetes in the United States increased by about 1.8% each year, while the annual increase for type 2 diabetes was 4.8%. Currently, there are 37.3 million people with diabetes (11.3% of the population) in the U.S., both diagnosed and undiagnosed. Overall, in 2021, calculations showed that about 537 million adults (20-79 years) lived with diabetes globally.