type ii diabetes :
- n mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin
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- Clinton man running Boilermaker after diabetes diagnosis
Brian Sierson knows how to deal with adversity. The Clinton resident was diagnosed with type II diabetes in October. Next month, he’ll be running in the Boilermaker’s 5-kilometer race.
June 19, 2013 - The Observer-Dispatch
- Januvia and Pancreatic Cancer
As reported by the New Jersey Times Ledger , the drug manufacturer Merck has had to respond to inquires from the FDA regarding the cancer risks of its blockbuster diabetes medication known as Januvia. The drug is widely prescribed for Type II diabetes and is in a class of drugs known to cause pancreatitis in some patients. Unlike other drugs in its class, however, Januvia is sold in an ...
June 19, 2013 - Injury Board
- AstraZeneca and NGM Collaborate
AstraZeneca entered into an agreement with NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop candidates for type II diabetes and obesity.
June 18, 2013 - Zacks via Yahoo! Finance