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Harvard symposium to tackle increasing diabetes among refugees

With diabetes rapidly spreading around the globe, its prevalence among refugees and others fleeing war and natural disaster has also risen. But awareness of diabetes as a medical issue humanitarian workers should be ready to deal with has lagged. That can lead to poor blood-sugar control among migrating diabetics and an unprepared medical system receiving… Read More »

Viewpoints: Big Pharma, Stop Grandstanding And Work To Lower Drug Prices; Did Guidelines About Increasing Carbs End Up Making Americans Fat?

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. Des Moines Register: Big Pharma, Help Us Lower Prescription Drug Prices It’s not every day an Iowan has the opportunity to wake up and ask top executives of seven major pharmaceutical companies the question that’s on the minds of most Americans: Why do prescription drug… Read More »