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Musical medicine: Diabetes research studies if pop tunes could replace insulin injections

MORE THAN 37 million people in the U.S. have diabetes. According to the American Diabetes Association, 8.4 million Americans needed to take insulin in 2022 to lower their blood sugar. Insulin, however, is tricky to deliver into the body orally because it is a protein easily destroyed in the stomach. While researchers are developing pills that resist digestion in the stomach and skin patches that monitor […]