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Type 2 diabetes: The best breakfast cereal to eat to avoid high blood sugar in the morning

Type 2 diabetes means a person’s pancreas cannot produce enough insulin to control blood sugar levels. Overtime, rising blood sugar levels can pose serious health risks such as heart disease and strokes. The key to staving off the risks is to lead a healthy lifestyle. When it comes to ‘the most important meal of the… Read More »

Torrent recalls more than 1M bottles of tainted blood pressure meds

The recall from the U.S. of tainted blood pressure medicines reached new heights as India’s Torrent Pharmaceuticals recalled 104 lots of losartan over the weekend because they contained an impurity suspected of causing cancer. According to an FDA notice, Torrent has recalled 36 lots of losartan potassium tablets USP and 68 lots of losartan potassium/hydrochlorothiazide tablets,… Read More »