An experimental drug that mimics the effects of two naturally occurring hormones appears to work significantly better than existing single-hormone medicines against diabetes and obesity, scientists said.
A team of German and US-ba
Merck & Co (MSD), a leading pharmaceutical company, has launched a Ramadan app to aid Muslims with type 2 diabetes who choose to fast during Ramadan.
The app will offer patients immediate access to the information kit “F
More than 168,000 diabetics in the UAE risk the possibility of amputation if they sustain injuries on their limbs, said a recent study thus triggering an urgent call to launch the ‘Save the Feet’ program all over the country.
Up to 70,000 diabetics in Bahrain could be suffering from nerve pain that might lead to amputation, a top health expert has warned.
There are around 130,000 diabetics in Bahrain, of which between 60 per cent to 70 per cent could be su
NutriSystem is looking to tap into the growing ranks of weight-loss and diabetic customers in Asian markets and in the UK, by expanding into these geographies over the next three to five years, a top company official said.
In October, the
Diabetics with stable heart disease do just as well taking drugs alone as getting quick angioplasty or bypass surgery to open blocked heart arteries, US researchers said.
They said patients advised to have angioplasty and a heart stent to
Bahrain has nearly 150,000 diabetics seeking treatment at the country's hospitals and clinics, according to an expert.
Since this figure is increasing all the time, urgent steps should be taken to prevent the scourge from spreading and cla