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Low Carbohydrate Diet May Reverse Kidney Failure in People with Diabetes

Researchers from Mount Sinai School of Medicine have for the first time determined that the ketogenic diet, a specialized high-fat, low carbohydrate diet, may reverse impaired kidney function in people with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. They also identified a previously unreported panel of genes associated with diabetes-related kidney failure, whose expression was… Low Carbohydrate Diet May Reverse Kidney Failure in People with Diabetes   



Diabetes drug Actos may pose bladder cancer risk

Taking the diabetes drug Actos may increase one’s risk of developing bladder cancer, Health Canada and the drug’s maker, Takeda Canada Inc., say.

The statement was the culmination of a safety assessment Health Canada announced last June, two days after the U.S. Food and Drug administration issued a warning similar to the one the… Diabetes drug Actos may pose bladder cancer risk   



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