Medicine: Ether for Diabetics

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Medicine: Ether for Diabetics

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The isolation of insulin (in 1921) was a lifesaver for diabetics. But doctors now regard insulin as a mixed blessing. While it prolongs a diabetic's life, insulin may save him for complications...

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'Medicine: Ether for Diabetics', TIME magazine

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“Medicine: Ether for Diabetics,” Past Periodicals, accessed February 26, 2021, https://unsettlingscientificstories.omeka.net/items/show/72317.