Deep-sea diving tank combined with injections of a patient's own stem cells to treat diabetes By Roger Dobson PUBLISHED: 03:48 GMT, 12 March 2013 | UPDATED: 04:38 GMT, 12 March 2013 Sitting in a diving chamber may be a new treatment for type 2 diabetes, the most common form of the condition.
Common diabetes drug may help combat ovarian cancer by slowing tumour growth The drug, which costs 1.30 a day, has also been found to stop tumours spreadingOverian cancer is one of the deadliest types of the disease | UPDATED: 05:07 GMT, 3 December 2012 Breakthrough: A pill used to treat diabetes could double a woman's chances of surviving ovarian cancer A pill commonly taken for diabetes could double a woman’s chance of surviving ovarian cancer, researchers believe.
Toll of Britain's obesity epidemic exposed as diabetes prescriptions soar by 50 per cent in six years Diabetes prescriptions cost 760.3million last year – this was 8.9 per cent of the total NHS drugs billWe face the real possibility of diabetes bankrupting the NHS within a generation, says diabetes charity chiefAround 850,000 people are thought to have diabetes without realising it | UPDATED: 10:25 GMT, 14 August 2012 Diabetes prescriptions have for the first time topped 40 million a year in England and Wales according to official figures.
Men who hit the gym to shed middle-aged spread get a boost in the bedroom | UPDATED: 12:19 GMT, 26 June 2012 Men who take up exercise to shed their middle aged spread could find they gain a few inches just where they want it instead, according to a medical study.
Babies treated in the womb for obesity: Overweight mothers-to-be get diabetes pill to cut the risk of having a fat childNHS trial has been started in attempt to halt obesity epidemicIf it is a success, treatment could be widespread in five yearsBut there is unease over problem that could be solved by exercise and diet | UPDATED: 06:50 GMT, 2 April 2012 Babies are being medicated in the womb in an attempt to prevent them from being born obese.