Diabetes

Yet Another Dangerous Diabetes Drug Is Approved

Earlier this week, I told you about the dangers of pioglitazone (Actos), a diabetes drug closely related to the banned drug, Avandia. The most serious Actos side effects are bladder cancer and congestive heart failure. In fact, Actos’s cancer risk was enough to get the drug banned in India, Germany and France. Believe it or […]

D-Day For Deadly Diabetes Drug

Earlier this year, nutritionist Martin Hum wrote in The Real Diabetes Truth how a large number of studies have highlighted the link between heart failure and diabetes drugs. The most notorious of these drugs is rosiglitazone (Avandia), which was banned in the UK in 2010, when its cardiovascular dangers could no longer be brushed under […]

Avoid New Diabetes Drug At All Cost

As far as unleashing dangerous prescription drugs onto the market is concerned, the latest offering from Big Pharma stands a good chance of climbing to the top of the list for the ‘Worst Drugs Ever’, in no time! Invokana — a new type 2 diabetes drug — was recently described in the mainstream as a […]

Eating Yoghurt May Cut Diabetes Risk

Back in 2012, nutritionist Martin Hum told readers of the Real Diabetes Truth blog about a study that suggested that eating fermented dairy products could reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The study compared the dairy product intakes of over 12,000 people who developed type-2 diabetes with a random sample of others who […]