type 2 diabetes

Distress and Depression with Type 2 Diabetes Tied to Skipping Meds

By Kathryn Doyle Nov 2 – People with type 2 diabetes who also have symptoms of distress or depression are more likely than others to miss or skip their diabetes medications, according to a recent study. “Although it would seem intuitive to expect that depression would make the already difficult job of diabetes self-management that much harder,

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Oramed Says Oral Insulin Succeeds in Midstage Type 2 Diabetes Trial

By Bill Berkrot May 18 – Tiny Israeli drugmaker Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc on Wednesday said its experimental oral insulin succeeded in significantly reducing night-time blood glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes, according to initial data from a midstage trial. The result is likely to surprise many skeptics who did not believe insulin could be

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