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FDA Warns on Statins

Thomas Burton & Ron Winslow Wall Street Journal The Food and Drug Administration raised safety concerns about the popular class of cholesterol-fighting drugs called statins, warning that patients taking the drugs may face a “small increased risk” of higher blood … Continue reading

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Diabetes quadruples birth defects risk, say researchers

James Gallegher BBC News The risk of birth defects increases four-fold if the pregnant mother has diabetes, researchers say. The Newcastle University study, published in the journal Diabetologia, analysed data from more than 400,000 pregnancies in North East England. The … Continue reading

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The Institute for Vibrant Living Shares Breaking News: Recent Study Strongly Suggests Vitamin D Reduces Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Source: PR Web The Institute for Vibrant Living shares a study that suggests Vitamin D reduces the risk of type 2 Diabetes. Good news for people at risk for Type 2 Diabetes! Some recent and ongoing studies suggest that there … Continue reading

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Diabetes rate ‘double that of 1980’

Source: Mirror Rates of diabetes have exploded in the past three decades, meaning an estimated 350 million people in the world now have the disease. In almost every region of the planet diabetes prevalence has risen or at best remained … Continue reading

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