Scientists have uncovered gene mutations that slash the risk of Type 2 diabetes regardless of age and weight, offering drugmakers a novel target to combat one of the major health threats confronting the modern world.
Vitamin D may help prevent those at risk for diabetes from developing the disease, giving doctors and patients a potential tool against the condition, researchers said.
Eli Lilly & Co. and Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH won U.S. approval of a new drug to improve blood glucose control in people with Type 2 diabetes.
Type 2 diabetes is harder to treat in children ages 10 to 17 than it is in adults, according to one of the first large studies of the disease in younger people.
In the fight against diabetes, yogurt may be on your side.