RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Diabetes

A collection of news and information related to Diabetes published by this site and its partners.

Top Diabetes Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Quinn on Nutrition: No one best diet for diabetes patients, just 'patterns' of healthy eating

    What's the best diet for people with diabetes? It's not an easy one-size-fits all, we were told at the scientific sessions of the American Diabetes Association in Boston recently. In fact, many of the experts at this meeting said the answer may not be...
  • Holloway declares District 4 Board of Supervisors candidacy

    A self-proclaimed fiscal conservative is throwing his hat into the ring for the District 4 York County Board of Supervisor race this fall. Robert Holloway, 59, recently announced his plans to run for the District 4 seat that's being vacated by George S....
  • Common kidney tests found useful in predicting future heart disease

    Common kidney tests found useful in predicting future heart disease
    Simple tests used regularly to assess kidney function and damage also could help doctors predict who will suffer heart disease, the nation's leading cause of death, researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have found. The...
  • Ramadan fast imposes difficult choice on diabetic Muslims

    For years, diabetic Shawkat al-Khalili ignored his doctor's orders not to fast during the holy month of Ramadan when most of the world's 1.6 billion Muslims abstain from food and water from sunrise to sunset. Islam exempts the sick from fasting, but...
  • Tour de Cure's young fundraising champ

    Tour de Cure's young fundraising champ
    Some people, faced with a serious problem, try to do something about it — like 10-year-old Joseph McDonagh of Niles. The Field Elementary School student, known as Jojo to friends and family, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes last year. So, this...
  • Effect of PCOS on fertility can vary from one woman to another

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 24 and was recently diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome. How will this affect my fertility? ANSWER: The effect of polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, on fertility can vary quite a bit from one woman to another. In some women,...
  • Quinn on Nutrition: Diabetes confab in Boston covers the waterfront

    What have I learned at these 75th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association? First, that they weren't kidding when they said this is the world's largest meeting on the subject of diabetes. Among the more than 14,000 researchers,...
  • Business Highlights

    ___ Murdoch's sons to become CEO, co-chair at 21st Century Fox Rupert Murdoch is preparing to hand over the CEO job at Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. to his son, James, while his other son, Lachlan, will become executive co-chairman, according to a...
  • Johnson& Johnson starts project to prevent Type 1 diabetes

    Johnson & Johnson has begun a research partnership to find the root cause of Type 1 diabetes and stop the hormonal disorder in its tracks. It's the health care giant's first project under its ambitious initiative to prevent or at least intercept and...
  • San Francisco approves health warning on sugary drink ads

    San Francisco supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve health warnings on ads for sugary sodas and some other drinks, saying such beverages contribute to obesity, diabetes and other health problems. It's believed that San Francisco would be the...
  • Looking for spiritual growth? | New releases by Hampton Roads authors

    Looking for spiritual growth? | New releases by Hampton Roads authors
    Each month we run a roundup of new (or nearly new) releases by local authors. Judging by the abundance of titles in the spiritual/relationship growth category this month, fiction and nonfiction, it seems our authors have a lot on their minds. Maybe you do...