A new pill to lower blood sugar for people with Type 2 diabetes was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday.
The drug, Rybelsus (semaglutide) is the first pill in a class of drugs called glucagon-like peptide (GLP-1) approved for use in the United States. Before Rybelsus, the drug had to be injected.
"Before this approval, patients did not have an oral GLP-1 option to treat their Type 2 diabetes, and now patients will
The U.S. military has adopted a unique service to enhance both performance and nutrition in their revolutionary Go for Green (G4G) program, which is now being used in army cafeterias to help the troops choose the best foods for fueling their bodies.
By labeling foods according to their nutritional status, the Army is helping troops and trainees to improve not only their health but also their professional performance through nutrition.
The G4G diet — which is version