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Aspirin to protect heart in diabetes useless and harmful

Posted on November 17, 2016 at 9:05 PM Comments comments (0)



study published in the American Heart Association's November 2016 journal Circulation showed that taking low-dose (81 mg/day) aspirin does not prevent cardiovascular events in Japanese people with Type 2 diabetes who do not have heart disease. Not only did these p...
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Study: Diabetes meds do not add years to your life

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (0)



Researchers put together the results of more than 300 studies that followed the outcomes of nearly 120,000 people who take diabetes medication. They published their findings in the Journal of the American Medical Association.


They found that people with Type 2 diabete...

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Danger: Mixing blood thinner and select diabetes drugs

Posted on December 20, 2015 at 9:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Combining the blood thinner known as warfarin and a sulfonylurea diabetes drug like glimeperide or glipizide, put you at high risk for having low blood sugar. 


A new study printed in the prestigious British Medical Journal says that when taken toget...

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Study: Diet & exercise prevent diabetes

Posted on November 9, 2015 at 8:25 AM Comments comments (0)


The first three years of the Diabetes Prevention Program showed that a prudent diet and regular exercise was 58% better for preventing diabetes compared to a placebo group. It also showed that the very popular first line treatment for type 2 diabetes, the drug Metformin, was only 31% bet...

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Study: Statins increase odds for type 2

Posted on March 5, 2015 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)

 

 


A study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine found that statins, drugs used to lower cholesterol levels, increase your risk for developing type 2 diabetes. This is the conclusion that reserachers arrived at when they studied postmenopausal women participating in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI).

 

Women taki...

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Exercise just as effective as drugs to slow diabetes

Posted on February 28, 2015 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

 

 


A study published in the British Medical Journal has re-confirmed it: Exercise is just as effective as drugs to keep blood sugar numbers low, and considering that some drugs have debilitating and even deadly side effects, it's great to hear it again.

 

The American College of Sports Medicine recommends that adults ...

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One-third say they preferred shortened lifespan to daily meds

Posted on February 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

One thousand adults were surveyed. One in three said he would rather shorten his life by up to 2 years than take a daily pill for the rest of his life.


 

This is also very interesting: One in five said he would be willing to pay more than $1,000 to avoid taking a pill every day.


These people were asked specifically about hea...

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