| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Cinnamon may have more to offer than its trademark sweet aroma and flavor. Scientists know that cinnamon provides antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial effects. And now some studies suggest it may have blood-glucose lowering effects for...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Sometimes on the tennis court, Zoe Monge starts to feel anxious, shaky and dizzy, and it has nothing to do with her opponent.
"My blood sugar will go really low,'' said Monge, the No. 3 player on Dr. Phillips' girls tennis team. "You feel like you're...
| May 31, 2014
| 12:34 PM
On Charles Street, inside the Belvedere Galleria, a company run from a small office offers cash for people's leftover diabetes strips, the tiny tabs used to test glucose levels, which are crucial to managing the disease.
An Internet search for "sell...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Susan McCreary Baker, 76, of Newport Beach, CA passed away on Good Friday, April 18, 2014 at Hoag Memorial Hospital in Newport Beach, CA. She was born August 27, 1937 in Beaver Falls, PA, to John C. and Margaret McCreary.
She is survived by her loving...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:51 AM
The media were buzzing recently with the findings of a Cleveland Clinic study showing that weight-loss (bariatric) surgery is helping many obese patients reverse Type 2 diabetes.
Has diabetes actually been cured by surgery? For many people, the answer...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:44 PM
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...
| Sep 4, 2014
has joined the department of surgery at Doylestown Hospital in association with VIAA Surgical Associates.
Dr. Alvarez earned a medical degree at the University of South Florida College of Medicine in Florida. He also completed his...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:43 PM
If you thought the Andre Reed celebrations ended with his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame last month in Canton, you were badly mistaken. The honors and accolades keep pouring in.
Kutztown University announced Thursday it will rename its...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Walter "Skip" Campbell is mayor of Coral Springs, elected in Nov. 2014.
He is also a former member of the Florida Senate.
Senator Walter G. "Skip" Campbell, Jr. was born in Rockaway Beach, New York, on November 12, 1948. Skip began at St. John Vianney...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Molly Shattuck opens the front door of her sprawling brick North Baltimore home in a blur of color and energy. It's 10 a.m. on a gray February day, and she's wearing a tight purple dress that highlights her famously firm physique.
Her blond hair is...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:15 AM
George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D. is the sixth president of Nova Southeastern University, the nation’s eighth largest private not-for-profit university, located in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Having recently taken over as President/CEO in July 2011, he has...