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Diabetes

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Top Diabetes Articles

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  • Quinn on Nutrition: Report offers healthy habits to prevent dementia

    "Something's not right with my brain," my dad told me the year before he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease the most common cause of dementia that destroys brains cells and nerves that carry messages in the brain. He was in his 70s at the time and the...
  • Working long hours tied to increased diabetes risk among poor

    Working long hours tied to increased diabetes risk among poor
    People in low-paying jobs may be at higher risk of developing diabetes if they work long hours, suggests a new analysis of past research. Low-income workers were more likely to develop type 2 diabetes if they put in more than 55 hours per week than if...
  • Feedback 10/6: State coverage, politics, small print and more

    •In today's (Oct. 3) paper, Page 10, under State, I think the Daily Press needed to put some additional comment, either preceding or following the Washington Post article. This should never have occurred under State. Yes, people in Virginia are...
  • Fitting glasses just part of comprehensive eye care

    By Erinn Hutkin Optometry involves far more than giving eye exams and fitting people for glasses and contact lenses. Deborah Zelinsky, an optometrist at Northbrook's Mind-Eye Connection, is part of a highly trained team of vision experts serving...
  • Fall Guide: Health walks and events

    Each fall, health organizations organize events to support their causes, and to raise funds and awareness for a litany of the diseases that afflict us. At the same time, numerous others offer health fairs and screenings, often free of charge, to aid in...
  • Howard County health digest

    Classes at hospital Howard County General Hospital will sponsor the following classes at the HCGH Wellness Center, Suite 100, 10710 Charter Drive, Columbia unless otherwise listed. Advanced registration for all programs at hcgh.com. Information: 410-740-...
  • Rich get richer, poor get � diabetes

    The following editorial appeared in the Philadelphia Daily News on Tuesday, Sept. 30: In these days of growing income inequality, the rich get richer and the poor get ... diabetes. And heart disease. And cancer. A recent study of the eating habits...
  • Simple moves can help cut your health care costs: Part 1 of 2 parts

    No matter how you get insurance -- through your employer, from a state exchange, from an agent or directly from an insurance company -- you're paying a bigger share of your health-care costs than you used to. Higher premiums are only part of the picture....
  • What Doctors Know: Research shows soda drinkers may be getting more sugar than labels reveal

    Source: University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine whatdoctorsknow.com Soda consumers may be getting a much higher dose of the harmful sugar fructose than they've been led to believe, according to a new study by the Childhood Obesity...
  • En la guerra contra esas libras de más, muchos pierden

    En la guerra contra esas libras de más, muchos pierden
    Como en todas las batallas, donde se gana o se pierde, en la guerra contra las libras de más cada día muchos están siendo derrotados. Por lo menos eso es lo que indican cifras en Florida, que señalan que más del 64 por ciento de la población está siendo...
  • Coral Springs teen raises $7,000 for diabetes research

    For Caroline Gale, diabetes was just another disease that existed in the world until she saw, at close quarters, what it did to one of her loved ones. "My grandmother was diagnosed several years ago," the Coral Springs resident said. "This summer, she...