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Treatment & Therapy for Diabetes, Type 2

Annotation:National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse, National Institutes of Health - An overview of medicine choices for different types of diabetes. For a more attractive version of this booklet formatted for printing, click the PDF link in the left-hand column.

Annotation:Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs, Consumers’ Union of U.S. - A thorough investigation of the oral diabetes drugs available in the US, compared for effectiveness, safety and price. For ease of printing, look at the various files on the right- hand side including the full report The Oral Diabetes Drugs Treating Type 2 Diabetes Comparing Effectiveness, Safety, and Price, the 2-page summary, and an easy-to-read Diabetes Booklet version.

Annotation:Joslin Diabetes Center - A concise description of insulin use for type 2 diabetes.

Annotation:National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health - A discussion of dietary supplement choices in conjunction with traditional treatment for type 2 diabetes patients.


Visit the PlaneTree Health Information Center online: NOTE: This information should not be viewed as a means for self-diagnosis or a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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