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Diabetes

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Top Diabetes Articles

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  • Commentary: Believe in a broader use of statins

    September is National Cholesterol Education Month, and it's time that people take the necessary steps to prevent and treat one of the main risk factors for heart disease and stroke. Recently, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart...
  • Free classes/support groups for diabetes and pre-diabetes -- learn strategies, coping skills

    Free classes/support groups for diabetes and pre-diabetes -- learn strategies, coping skills
    Free 6-week program -- learn how to avoid/manage chronic disease.   Six-week Stanford University workshop for those who are pre-diabetic, those with type 2 diabetes, and/or their caregivers.    *Learn tips and techniques for managing your symptoms...
  • CBO explains jump in VA claims

    America's population of living veterans fell by almost five million, or 17 percent, from 2000 to 2013. So why did the number of veterans drawing disability compensation climb by 55 percent over that period? And why have yearly VA disability payments...
  • Pistachios may help reduce diabetes risk: study

    Pistachios may help reduce diabetes risk: study
    For people who may be headed for type 2 diabetes, regularly eating pistachios might help turn the tide, according to a new trial from Spain. People with so-called prediabetes have blood sugar levels higher than normal but not yet in the diabetes range. If...
  • Novo Nordisk drops inflammation business to focus on diabetes

    COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk has stopped research and development activities in inflammatory disorders to concentrate on the prevention and treatment of diabetes, its biggest business. This follows a decision to...
  • Controversial high-protein diet author tackling sugar next

    Controversial high-protein diet author tackling sugar next
    He went to Harvard and Stanford universities to become a scientist, but then Gary Taubes discovered investigative journalism. He had a bachelor's degree in physics and was working on a master's degree in aerospace engineering at Stanford when he chose a...
  • Staying in shape does great things for your health

    When many people decide to "get fit," they assume it involves rigorous activity. But you don't have to spend hours in a gym to be physically active. Playing outdoors with your child, swimming a lap, climbing a flight of stairs, walking to the store,...
  • Special 9-year-old Lower Macungie girl to be featured on CNN on Wednesday

    Special 9-year-old Lower Macungie girl to be featured on CNN on Wednesday
    Carly Lenett, the amazing 9-year-old from Lower Macungie Township who is planning another 3-mile swim marathon on Sept. 20 at Emmaus High School, was recently interviewed by CNN and will be featured on the all-news network in the 8 a.m. hour and in the...
  • Wellness Fair encourages healthy lifestyle

    On Aug. 24, the Connecticut Valley Seventh-day Adventist church held a health and wellness fair from 11-3 p.m. at the South Windsor Fire Department. Pastor Thomas Dombrowski was co-organizer of the event, which furthers his mission to help people learn...
  • I won't accept Ice Bucket Challenge

    I won't accept Ice Bucket Challenge
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates the prevalence of ALS in the U.S. at about 12,000 persons, while other diseases such as Alzheimer's (5.2 million) and diabetes (25.8 million) remain more costly in terms of numbers afflicted and are...
  • EatingWell: Staying in shape does great things for your health

    When many people decide to "get fit," they assume it involves rigorous activity. But you don't have to spend hours in a gym to be physically active. Playing outdoors with your child, swimming a lap, climbing a flight of stairs, walking to the store,...