Related ConditionsDiabetesMedicationPreventionRisks Research Shows Diabetes Drug May Also Cut Cancer Risks Insulin sensitizers appear to be especially effective in helping lower the odds of developing breast cancer. estaff Published: January 15, 2014 0 Print Email Facebook Twitter A Cleveland Clinic-led study of two commonly used diabetes drugs found that one group of medications not only helped reduce diabetes symptoms, but it may cut the risk of cancer, too. To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe Subscribe to Heart Advisor Get the next year of Heart Advisor for just $20. And access all of our online content - over 2,000 articles - free of charge. Subscribe today and save 38%. It's like getting 5 months FREE! Already Subscribed? Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password?