Fri 27 Jul, 2012 03:36 pm
July 27, 1921
Quote: At the University of Toronto, Canadian scientists Frederick Banting and Charles Best successfully isolate insulin--a hormone they believe could prevent diabetes--for the first time. Within a year, the first human sufferers of diabetes were receiving insulin treatments, and countless lives were saved from what was previously regarded as a fatal disease.
They may have a cure for diabetes, but not neuropathy, a common painful side effect that has plagued my ankles for years
nor the statistically high relationship between diabetes and cardiomyopathy as well as diabetes and pancreatic cancer