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Diabetes

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Top Diabetes Articles

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  • Too much sitting linked to heart disease, diabetes, premature death

    Harvard Health Blog Like many people, I have a job that involves sitting in front of a computer most of the day. Because I work from home, I don't have to sit through a long commute, and my dog gets me up out of my chair for walks a couple of times a...
  • Light-up gear for after-dark activities

    WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. Three years ago, Shelly Fisher's medical-identification-bracelets company in this small town outside Philadelphia, Hope Paige Designs L.L.C., had just started to hit its stride. Her goal to create jewelry designed not only to...
  • ResearchKit: 5 things to know about Apple's medical apps

    Amid all the talk of Apple Watch, a new MacBook laptop and a partnership with HBO, a set of Apple tools aimed at promoting medical research didn't get much attention. The tools, called ResearchKit, promise to help researchers study asthma, Parkinson's and...
  • Experts share the latest diet strategies for heart health

    After three-and-a-half days of presentations on nutrition research at the recent American Heart Association (AHA) conference, here's EN's take-away on today's big questions on heart health: SATURATED AND TRANS FATS These are still targets. Despite...
  • West Boca teen tells her story at mother's fundraiser

    West Boca teen tells her story at mother's fundraiser
    Nicole Cohen is 13, an outgoing middle schooler who likes to sing and dance, and she has Type I diabetes and has to be constantly monitored, even when she's sleeping. Taking that 24/7 need in stride has been her upbeat attitude since March 20, 2011,...
  • Dear Pharmacist: New research shows coconut water may help diabetics

    Dear Pharmacist: New research shows coconut water may help diabetics
    Here's a surprise: Brand-new research published in the February 2015 Journal of Medicinal Food suggests that coconut water helps improve diabetes. The catch is that the research was done with a rat study, not a human study. Nevertheless, many animal model...
  • Why the 'I ate junk food and turned out fine' argument doesn't work

    Why the 'I ate junk food and turned out fine' argument doesn't work
    I was chatting with a father on the sidelines of a sports game the other day. He told me he doesn't believe that food impacts health, because he grew up eating bologna sandwiches and Fritos on white bread with a Twinkie for dessert. He's healthy after a...
  • Why carbs don't deserve rap as new diet villain

    It's become popular to think of foods as either good or bad, something to eat or something to avoid. Carbohydrates, which had their moment as a good food back when fat was the bad guy, are now being blamed in part for the epidemic of obesity, diabetes and...
  • Family of diabetic U. of C. student sues Abbott, Walgreen over her death

    Family of diabetic U. of C. student sues Abbott, Walgreen over her death
    A University of Chicago law student died after using diabetic test strips that were recalled days after her death, according to a lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court against Chicago-area companies Abbott Laboratories and Walgreen. Abbie Harper,...
  • 2 state bills show when product labeling is helpful and when it isn't

    2 state bills show when product labeling is helpful and when it isn't
    The trend in government-mandated labeling — ingredients lists, nutritional breakdowns and safety warnings — is toward more rather than less, and for the most part that's a good thing. Strong labeling laws give consumers the facts they need...
  • Jewett City-Norwich community news

    Baltic Fire Engine Company #1 NYC bus tour BALTIC - Baltic Fire Engine Company #1 will have a bus trip to New York City's 9/11 Memorial Museum, The High Line and Chelsea Marketplace on Sunday, April 26. Tour includes: Deluxe Motor coach, admission...