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Metformin Recognized by ACP as Best Drug for Type 2

The American College of Physicians (ACP) recently released its new guidelines for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. After extensive review of the evidence, through a literature search spanning the years 1966 through 2010, the society concluded that metformin should … Continue reading

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The Long and Winding Road of Drug Trials

Patients often wonder why there aren’t more options for medications. Getting a new drug to market can take anywhere from 8 to 20 years from development to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval. It is costly and the route is … Continue reading

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