Patients with type 2 diabetes may fast during Ramadan, provided they adhere to their prescribed medication and ensure they do not overindulge at Iftar, or the breaking of the fast, according to a leading doctor in Abu Dhabi.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Jentadueto (linagliptin/metformin hydrochloride) tablets for adults with Type 2 diabetes.
The new tablet combines the dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor, linagliptin and metformi
Cardiovascular diseases are the number one killer among Type 2 diabetes patients, according to a research by global healthcare major MSD.
MSD presented its latest diabetes research and development insights during the Congress of the Intern
It's a dream of medical science that looks tantalizingly within reach: the artificial pancreas, a potential breakthrough treatment for the scourge of type 1 diabetes.
Meant to mimic the function of a real pancreas, the artificial versi
People who eat brown rice or other whole grains seem to have a lower risk of developing diabetes than those who eat white rice, according to a US study.
A team of researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health and Brigham and Women
Sanofi-Aventis has signed an exclusive agreement on a possible new diabetes treatment with US biotech CureDM as part of the French drugmaker's aim to become a leader in the spreading disease.
Sanofi could pay CureDM as m