Diabetes Drug May Protect The Brain

Diabetes drug may protect the brain. study found patients taking metformin were 20 percent less likely to develop dementia. please note: this article was published more than one year ago.. By serena gordon healthday reporter. monday, july 15 (healthday news) — the diabetes drug metformin may do more than help control blood sugar levels: new research suggests it may also reduce the risk of dementia.. The number of people living in the u.s. with alzheimer’s disease continues to rise. over five million americans live with the disease, which ranks as the sixth leading cause of death in the nation..

(healthday)—the diabetes drug metformin may do more than help control blood sugar levels: new research suggests it may also reduce the risk of dementia.. Monday, july 15 (healthday news) — the diabetes drug metformin may do more than help control blood sugar levels: new research suggests it may also reduce the risk of dementia..

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The diabetes drug metformin may do more than help control blood sugar levels: new research suggests it may also reduce the risk of dementia.. Over a five-year study period, patients taking metformin had a 20 percent reduced risk of developing dementia compared to those taking sulfonylureas..

Over a five-year study period, patients taking metformin had a 20 percent reduced risk of developing dementia compared to those taking sulfonylureas.. By serena gordon healthday reporter. monday, july 15 (healthday news) — the diabetes drug metformin may do more than help control blood sugar levels: new research suggests it may also reduce the risk of dementia..