A study found that males with physical activity and females with lower waist circumference can cause a reversal of type 2 diabetes. Following factors cause diabetes in men.
Following factors cause diabetes in women.
Diasend in collaboration with Abbott introduced Freestyle Libre wireless glucose monitoring system. Patients can import data into Diasend with the FreeStyle LibreLink App. The patient needs to connect to the Android smartphone with the LibreLink App and a FreeStyle Libre sensor.
Freestyle Libre is a specially designed wireless sensor, of the size of a 20 cent coin, to check the blood glucose levels continuously without taking the blood from the body. The sensor can measure glucose levels by inserting a tiny pin into the arm. The sensor is a water resistant and with an adhesive backing. A patient can get the blood glucose data in less than a second. The patient can view, upload and store data from devices compatible with Diasend devices such as
A study shows a higher cholesterol level in children with a history of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and/or with type 2 diabetes (T2D). They are with unfavorable levels of cardiometabolic markers. Those children are at a high risk of heart attack and stroke in adulthood. Unfavorable cardiometabolic markers are
The study was published in the Diabetologia.
Singhealth (Singapore), a public healthcare group, signed MOU with Medtronic International Limited (Ireland) on 31st May 2016. They are collaborating in areas of
The global medical technology company, Medtronic announced that they are opening Asia Pacific regional office in Mapletree Business City in Pasir Panjang. Medtronic announced that they are going to make a next-generation MRI-safe pacemaker, cardiac monitoring devices and other products from Singapore. Eating unhealthy foods with high fat, salt and sugar without physical activity causes type 2 diabetes.
FDA has approved Jentadueto XR tablets for the treatment of type 2 diabetes (T2D) in adult patients. JENTADUETO XR is an extended-release therapy. The drug provides the convenience of a combination of linagliptin and metformin (2.5/5 mg of linagliptin + 1000 mg of metformin).
Once a day pill will improve glycemic control and blood sugar levels. Linagliptin works by increasing the hormones. The increased hormones stimulate the pancreas. When stimulated, the pancreas makes more insulin. Linagliptin act on the liver to produce less glucose. The company says JENTADUETO XR should not be used for.
Jentadueto XR comes with a warning for the risk of developing lactic acidosis. The patient should seek medical help in the following situations.
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Published by Jammi Vasista, Chennai, India.