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Once-a-week insulin treatment may be a novel way to treat diabetes

May 14, 2021

From the Medical News Today website

About 34.2 millionTrusted Source people in the United States, roughly 10.5% of the population, have diabetes. 

And around 7.4 million people in the U.S. with diabetes use an insulin formula to help control their blood sugar levels. 

Insulin is a hormone that the pancreas produces to help transport sugar from the blood into cells. For a person with diabetes, either their body does not produce enough insulin, or it cannot use it efficiently.

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