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Cannabinoid Spray (Sativex) Improves Neuropathic Pain
Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2007
GW Pharmaceuticals announced preliminary results of two Phase III studies of Sativex®, its cannabinoid spray medicine, in peripheral neuropathic pain.

Some Blood Pressure Drugs Boost Diabetes Risk
Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2007
Some common blood pressure drugs can substantially increase the risk of diabetes, especially among those already at risk for the condition, U.S. researchers report.

C-Peptide Replacement Improves Early Diabetic Neuropathy
Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2007
C-peptide improves sensory nerve function in type 1 diabetic patients with early-stage diabetic neuropathy.

New Insulin Grown in the Ground Equivalent to Commercial Insulin
Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2007
Plant-produced insulin has been demonstrated in animal models to be chemically, structurally and functionally equivalent to U.S. pharma grade human insulin.

Insulin Glargine Benefits Uncontrolled Type 2’s on Oral Meds Without Weight Gain
Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2007
Over 2000 type 2 patients lower their A1c 1.7 pts when insulin gargine is added to their oral therapy without weight gain.

Diabetes Drug ACTOS Protects Brain from Radiation Therapy
Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2007
Researchers have reported that in animal studies, Actos prevented memory and learning problems associated with cancer radiation treatments on the brain.

New Drug Shows Promise Against Diabetic Eye Condition
Posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2007
A new study suggests that eye injections of the drug Lucentis (also known as ranibizumab) appear to be useful in the treatment of a potentially blinding eye condition called macular edema that can afflict people with diabetes.

Diabetes Drug Reverses SGA-Related Weight Gain
Posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2007
Taking metformin with antipsychotic drugs, may counteract the weight gain and possible diagnosis of diabetes.

Drug Treatment Slows Macular Vision Loss in Diabetics
Posted: Thursday, December 28, 2006
A drug commonly used to slow the loss of central vision has shown promise in stemming a common precursor of blindness in diabetics, which involves the same central light-sensitive area of retina, scientists report.

Statin Users Risk Heart Attack by Dropping Drugs or Taking Low Doses
Posted: Thursday, December 21, 2006
Projects 5-7,000 Americans yearly suffer unnecessary heart attacks.

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