Liz Sturgiss and I decide to tackle diabetes – do we even know what we are diagnosing, or is it a ‘category error’? Does metformin have anti-aging properties? If so, why isn’t Justin taking it?
Justin’s Factoid focuses on wacky newspaper headlines about medical research, then Liz makes him squirm with her nasty ethical dilemma.
Is T2DM a category error? Lancet 2013
The epidemic of pre-diabetes: the medicine and the politics. BMJ 2014;349:g4485