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  • Ondra-Huyett Associates builds new Red Cross facility and other company news

    Ondra-Huyett Associates builds new Red Cross facility and other company news
    Red Cross opens training, response center The American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley recently celebrated the opening of its 12,700-square-foot office, training center and disaster response center at 3939 Broadway, South Whitehall Township....
  • Injectable diabetes medicine drives down weight, too, research finds

    Injectable diabetes medicine drives down weight, too, research finds
    The diabetes medication liraglutide helped more than twice as many obese subjects in a clinical trial lose 5% of their body weight, and more than three times as many lose a tenth of their body weight, compared with subjects taking a placebo, according...
  • Study: Bariatric surgery, lifestyle changes can control Type 2 diabetes

    PITTSBURGH Bariatric surgery and lifestyle changes may be a key method of controlling Type 2 diabetes over the long haul, according to a University of Pittsburgh Medical Center study published Wednesday. While researchers previously demonstrated that the...
  • Health Announcements: Stroke and diabetes support, Safe Sitter classes

    Stroke support A stroke support group will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 14 to discuss stroke recovery and prevention in the Dr. Constantine Padussis Conference Center at UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center, 301 Hospital Drive, Glen Burnie. For...
  • Sugary drinks linked to 25,000 deaths in the U.S. each year

    Sugary drinks linked to 25,000 deaths in the U.S. each year
    By contributing to obesity and, through that, to diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer, the consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks appears to claim the lives of about 25,000 American adults yearly and is linked worldwide to the deaths of 180,000 each...
  • Two cultures, same risk for cognitive impairment from diabetes

    ROCHESTER, Minn. Diabetes is a known risk factor for cognitive decline and dementia, age-related conditions that affect memory and thinking skills. However, little is known about how the diabetes-cognitive decline link compares across cultures....
  • Diabetes Quick Fix: Roast Pork with Chunky Strawberry Salsa and Linguine with Summer Squash

    Shopping List: 3/4 pound pork tenderloin, 1 bottle ground cumin, 1/4 pound spinach linguine, 1/2 pound frozen sliced yellow squash, 1 small container ripe strawberries, 1 container fresh diced red onion, 1 lime, 1 bunch cilantro (optional) Staples:...
  • Food access is a basic human right

    Food access is a basic human right
    When people learn that I work in the ER, they ask me about car crashes, stabbings and shootings. They are surprised when I talk about patients who are seen for the number one medical problem, the leading killer in our city: heart disease. More than 30...
  • Federal employees honored for innovation

    Federal employees honored for innovation
    Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers has long been interested in sickle cell anemia — back to high school, when he saw the first of three friends die of the painful disease. "You hate for anyone to die, but parents don't really want to bury their children,"...
  • VB teen to represent Virginia at Juvenile Diabetes conference

    VB teen to represent Virginia at Juvenile Diabetes conference
    Alexis “Brownie” Brown, 17, of Virginia Beach, is one of 160 selected from a pool of more than 1,500 applicants by JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) to join children from around the country in Washington, D.C., to remind their...
  • Community college instructor key to passage of diabetes law

    An Ivy Tech Community College instructor in Muncie was instrumental in getting a state law passed that could cut down on heart attacks, strokes, amputations, erectile dysfunction, kidney damage and other complications of diabetes. Senate Bill 461,...