• ADA, AHA team up with industry to raise awareness of CVD, diabetes link

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    William T. Cefalu
    The American Diabetes Association and the American Heart Association have initiated a multiyear collaborative effort to help patients with type 2 diabetes reduce their risks for disability and mortality due to cardiovascular events, according to a press release from the two organizations.
    The effort is supported by founding sponsors Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly and Co. and Novo Nordisk, with additional support from Sanofi.
    ADA, AHA and the industry partners are excited to take on this important challenge, according to William T. Cefalu, MD, chief scientific and medical
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  • White Colorant in Food and Paints may Cause Type-2 Diabetes

    White Colorant in Food and Paints may Cause Type-2 Diabetes

    4 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Possible link found between diabetes and the most common white pigment in everyday products ranging from paint to candies. More than 200 million titanium dioxide crystallites per gram of TiO2 particles are found in the pancreases of type-2 diabetes patients.
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