Trulicity (dulaglutide) is a once-weekly subcutaneous injection to improve glycemic control, along with diet and exercise, in adults with type 2 diabetes.
There is little evidence that testosterone replacement therapy effectively treats normally declining levels of the hormone in aging American males, a US Food and Drug Administration advisory panel said Wednesday.
The use of micronutrients may augment the cytotoxic effects of chemotherapy drugs on cancer cells, according to research published online Sept. 17 in the Journal of Clinical Pathology.
The rate of major adverse cardiovascular events is higher in patients with diabetes mellitus and multivessel coronary artery disease treated with insulin versus those not treated with insulin, according to a study published in the Sept. 23 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Patients diagnosed with type 1 diabetes have long known the benefits of ease and convenience that comes with using an insulin pump instead of relying on multiple daily insulin injections to control their condition. A recent study has shown that using a pump is also associated with positive effects on long-term cardiovascular risk and mortality.
Researchers at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia recently released the results of a study that identified a protein that could play a key role in a variety of diseases.