According to data collected by Statista, half of the global supply of diabetes drugs is sold by the US, but 1.3 million people with diabetes are forced to skip, delay, or minimise their insulin intake.
According to an open letter signed by parents, children in China are being diagnosed with diabetes after getting Chinese COVID-19 vaccines. The majority of them are tied to Sinopharm and Sinovac, two of China's top COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers.
A study has found a new way to regenerate insulin-producing cells to treat diabetes in the form of MNK2 protein. The MNK2 protein could serve as a source of insulin for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.