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Medical News Today: Diabetes: How optimism may influence your risk

New research suggests that optimism may have a protective effect against type 2 diabetes in postmenopausal women. In addition to lifestyle factors such as physical activity, optimistic personality traits may lower diabetes risk. A range of factors can raise the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Some of these factors — such as diet, physical… Read More »

FDA panel split on Sanofi's Type 1 diabetes hopeful Zynquista

Should the FDA approve Sanofi’s SGLT1/2 candidate for patients with Type 1 diabetes? Turns out, the experts can’t agree. On Thursday, an advisory panel was split—voting 8-8—on whether the overall benefits of the drug, dubbed Zynquista, outweigh its risks. Now, it’ll be up to the FDA to decide which group to side with; its verdict… Read More »