Semaglutide Effective in Blood Sugar Control, Soon To Be Available as Pills
Semaglutides are a class of drugs prescribed for type 2 diabetics, but are available as an injection and the trials for the development of pills are ongoing.
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Protein identified as promising novel obesity treatment
This week Amgen published data showing that injection of a protein known as growth differentiation factor 15 facilitated weight loss in obese mice and primates.
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Extended-release naltrexone comparable to buprenorphine-naloxone for opioid addiction
Extended-release naltrexone had comparable efficacy to a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone for maintaining short-term abstinence from heroin and other illicit...
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Injection may help people lose 10% of their weight
Researchers based in Amgen's LA office also found that when given to monkeys, the injection improved their blood glucose levels, which lessens their risk of type 2 diabetes.
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Semaglutide Effective in Blood Sugar Control, Soon To Be Available in Pills
Semaglutides are a class of drugs prescribed for type 2 diabetics but is available as an injection and the trials for the development of pills are on going.
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 4 articles
Insulin Pump Produces Better Results in Young Patients
A new study has shown that insulin pump therapy may be superior to injection therapy for young patients with type 1 diabetes. According to the results of the study, which were...
1 day ago - Modern Medicine
ISMP Issues Alert, Urges Pharmacist Intervention
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices has issued an alert regarding the improper use of insulin pens. The alert, sent over the National Alert Network , has been...
1 day ago - Modern Medicine
What to Expect When Botox® Wears Off?
Botox® is a toxin that is used by medical practitioners to lessen the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Botox® also known as Botulinum Toxin was approved by the FDA for...
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Diabetes Pill Might Replace Injection to Control Blood Sugar
Global study shows blood glucose levels dropped significantly, and low rates of low blood sugar Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes , Diabetes Medicines
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IV Compounding Software Reduces Risk of Med Errors
The newest version of BD Cato IV preparation software technology from BD , is being lauded by pharmacists. This newest release is intended to increase the accuracy of...
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Mortality Risk Increases for HIV-seropositive Injured Patients
HIV and physical injuries are global health concerns. Patients suffering from these injuries have a higher prevalence of HIV in low middle-income countries.
High-fat Diet during Pregnancy may Increase Diabetes Risk in Kids
Consuming a high-fat diet during pregnancy can increase the risk of diseases like diabetes in the baby and shifting to a low-fat diet can reverse the outcome.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Increase COPD Risk
People with rheumatoid arthritis are at an increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Interventions are needed to prevent the risk factors of COPD.
Tailbone Pain | Symptoms & Treatments
Coccydynia also known as tailbone pain, may be exasperated by processes that add additional pressure to the area nearing the end of the spine. There are many different...
Pollution kills nine million each year, report finds
Air pollution accounted for 6.5 million deaths on its own, a report published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet found. Icahn School of Medicine in New York...
When Haters Trolled 1 Mom For Working Out at Target, She Clapped Back by...
A post shared by SIA COOPER on Oct 17, 2017 at 12:33pm PDT Fitness guru Sia Cooper can squeeze in a workout practically anywhere - at an airport terminal , on the shore of a...
Insurance is a driving factor in black breast cancer death
About 23 percent of US black women diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004-2013 had either no health insurance or had Medicaid coverage, versus 8 percent of white breast cancer...
NCCIH Introduces Know the Science Initiative
Science literacy efforts include interactive modules, videos to equip consumers for informed decision-making NCCIH launches “Know the Science”, an initiative designed to...
Tess Holliday Has Some Advice For the Haters Who Vilified Her Booty Workouts
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New Bowel Cancer Drug Target Discovered
Exclusively targeting Wnt signalling in tumour cells reduces growth of tumours derived from colon cancer cells without the toxic effects on healthy cells.