Wonder drink for diabetics: Ketone supplement can bring high blood sugar under control
A ketone ester supplement can lower blood sugar levels.
Take care of your heart: Diabetes may independently lead to cardiac failure
Even without a cardiac structural abnormality, diabetic patients ...
'Obesity paradox' decoded: Being overweight increases risk of diabetes but helps improve survival in cancer patients
WHO estimates at least 2...
Biocon sees a sweet spot with its affordable insulin in US
The biotech firm is also planning to provide its rh-insulin to middle- and low-income countries at less than 10 cents a day. Biocon Biologics is chasing a revenue target of $1 billion in financial year 2021-22. In the previous fiscal year, its revenue had topped $200 million.
Volume with low cost is Biocon Biologics’ big plan
The Biocon subsidiary will chart a path that ensures high volumes and low costs, unlike competitors. The company plans to create an ecosystem where patients not only have access to the right medicine, but also gets the right care without always reaching a hospital.
Parliamentary panel recommends integration of Indian Systems of Medicine with modern treatment
The Department-related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare, in its 115th report submitted in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, said an earlier document had recognized the need to build capacity of existing human resource in the health care sector to address the shortage of healthcare professionals.
Glenmark Pharma gets USFDA nod for diabetes management drug
"Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc, USA, has been granted final approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for metformin hydrochloride extended release tablets USP, 500 mg and 1000 mg, the generic version of Glumetza extended release tablets, 500 mg and 1,000 mg, of Salix Pharmaceuticals Inc," the drug maker said in a filing to BSE.
Belly fat bringing you down? Lower risk of age-related diseases by burning it
The human body's ability to generate energy by burning the belly fat reduces with age.
Unable to afford insulin? This WHO initiative aims at helping diabetics by slashing prices
There are currently more than 420 million diabetic adults in the world.
World Diabetes Day: Diabetic shock can lead to seizures, coma: Never skip or delay a meal, eat enough
Visit a doctor if you feel irritable, anxious, and have disrupted sleep.
Diabetes can make your toes numb and affect walking ability: Quit smoking, have Vitamin B12-rich diet
Toe numbness may also lead to injuries and wounds.
Why India should seriously pay attention to its children's pre-diabetes
A new national survey shows 10% of children are at risk of developing diabetes. Policies must focus on getting them to eat right and exercise. In 2016, diabetes was directly responsible for 1.6 million deaths around the world, according to the WHO. The new data comes even as India is struggling with a diabetic population of over 72 million.
Are you exercising enough? Lack of physical activity may up early death risk in adults
Physical activity is known to reduce deaths from heart disease and diabetes.
Macleods Pharma USA Inc recalls 31,968 bottles of diabetes drug in US
Macleods Pharma USA Inc has declared Pioglitazone Hydrochloride tablets used for treatment of diabetes in America to be superpotent which was manufactured in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh. The product was shipped to 8 distributors in US, USFDA reported.
Spending hours on an iPad? It could be the reason why you're addicted to coffee
Teens spending more time using gadgets are more likely to binge on sugary drinks.
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