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List of Medications Available for Diabetes

Diabetes is a disorder of blood sugar levels. There are two main types of diabetes, plus rarer forms such as diabetes that can happen during pregnancy, known as gestational diabetes. Type 1 diabetes results in high blood sugar levels because … Continue reading

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Aloe vera should be investigated as diabetes treatment, study says

Diabetes is a global epidemic and a leading cause of disease and death. The fact fewer than half of patients with type 2 diabetes have their disease well controlled highlights the need for new, affordable, effective medications that are not … Continue reading

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Zika infection lingers longer in pregnancy, monkey study finds

study of monkeys finds that infection with Zika virus protects against future infection and clears from the body quite quickly – within around 10 days. However, in pregnancy, the virus can take three to seven times longer to clear. In … Continue reading

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Chronic fatigue syndrome: Could altered gut bacteria be a cause?

What causes chronic fatigue syndrome? The answer to this question continues to baffle researchers, so much so that some have even questioned whether the condition exists. Now, a new study by researchers from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, may have … Continue reading

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