Insulin Glargine found to be effective in restricting retinopathy

diabetic retinopathyA five year long research on insulin glargine and NPH treatment has been conducted in Sanofi-aventis, to observe the effectivity of these treatments in retinopathy which has been the major cause of blindness in diabetics. The study revealed glargine to be more effective than NPH.

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Natural compound can prevent diabetic retinopathy

WASHINGTON - A natural compound can be used to stop diabetic retinopathy, one of the leading causes of blindness around the world, according to researchers at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.

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Vitamin C may help stop diabetes damage

WASHINGTON - Harold Hamm Oklahoma Diabetes Center researchers have found a link between taking vitamin C with insulin and stopping blood vessel damage caused by type 1 diabetes.

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Diabetic South Asians more likely to lose their eyesight earlier than White Europeans

WASHINGTON - South Asians with type 2 diabetes are more likely to lose their eyesight at an earlier age compared to White Europeans with the same condition, according to a new study.

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Oak Ridge screening technology could save vision of millions

WASHINGTON - People at risk of becoming blind can now be screened almost instantaneously for eye diseases like diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration.

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