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Higher insulin dose in type 2 diabetes not a cardiovascular death risk factor

Higher insulin dose in type 2 diabetes not a cardiovascular death risk factorHigher insulin dose in type 2 diabetes is not a risk factor for cardiovascular death, according to new research. The research comes from analyzing a National Institutes of Health (NIH) sponsored double-blind, randomized clinical trial, which revealed that diabetics who …

Genetic mutations affect melatonin levels, increases diabetes risk

Genetic mutations affect melatonin levels, increases diabetes riskNew findings suggest that the effects of melatonin supplements in individuals with a specific gene mutation may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The findings come from researchers at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the University of …