Rybelsus, the First GLP-1 Pill, Approved for Type 2 Diabetes in Europe

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Frida Velcani Rybelsus, a GLP-1 agonist pill already approved in the US, received positive feedback from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in January and was just approved on Saturday! In exciting news for the type 2 diabetes community, the first GLP-1 agonist pill for type 2 diabetes […]

Diabetes Medicines That Help Your Waistline and Your Heart

This content originally appeared on TCOYD: Taking Control of Your Diabetes. Republished with permission.By Daniel Einhorn Among the dirty little secrets of the older diabetes medicines was that they usually made you gain weight, they could cause low blood sugar suddenly and unexpectedly, and they had no particular benefit to the most important consequence of […]