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Type 2 diabetes warning: The sign on your feet that could signal something serious is up

Type 2 diabetes can seem harmless at first glance because the symptoms do not necessarily make you feel unwell. In fact, you can live with the chronic condition for years without knowing it. Diabetes only tends to assert itself when blood sugar levels are consistently high. “Nerve damage can affect the feeling in your feet… Read More »

FDA pulls J&J’s Invokana boxed warning after reviewing amputation risks—but the sales damage is done

Sales of Johnson & Johnson’s diabetes drug Invokana have suffered since the FDA slapped a boxed warning on its label detailing the product’s amputation risks. But in an about-face, the agency now says it’s removed that warning. The FDA this week scrapped the boxed warning—which has graced Invokana’s label since 2017—after reviewing data from three clinical… Read More »

The CDC issues a dire warning for the fall if coronavirus measures are not followed

“To think that you can ignore the biologic and get the economy back, it’s not gonna happen,” Fauci, the nation’s leading infectious diseases expert, told actor Matthew McConaughey in an interview on Instagram. “It’s just not gonna happen. You gotta do both. You gotta get control of the biologic as you carefully open the country.”… Read More »