According to the latest report by the American Diabetes Association reports, nearly 17,800 people in Cambria and Somerset counties have diabetes. Still nearly 43,000 are suffering from pre-diabetes. Nearly one in five has a significant chance of becoming diabetic.
Dundee University researchers have found that in case of the genetic diabetes patients, sulphonylurea tablets, can remove the need for insulin injections. They have found it , while treating a 33 year old diabetes patient. She has developed diabetes around 12 weeks after her birth.