| 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...
| 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 10, 2014
| 1:07 AM
Tuesday, May 13: Kelly Webb of the DNR Blue Crab Project will discuss regulation changes for the 2014 season at a 7:30 p.m. meeting of the Northwest Chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association. The meeting is at the...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Time to put your mettle to the pedals for three worthy causes: Tour de Cure: The rides benefit the American Diabetes Association and are Sunday, March 16, from UCF College of Medicine, 6850 Lake Nona Blvd. On-site registration fee is $35, in addition to...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:54 PM
When Jay Smith fell off his jogging routine, he gained 25 pounds and saw his average blood sugar level climb into dangerous territory.
So Smith, a 48-year-old Type 1 diabetic, did what many people do when they need to get in shape: He began a diet and...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:39 AM
About 26 million Americans suffer from Type 2 diabetes, including nearly 7 million people who don't even know they have the disease, according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Based on these numbers, the CDC projects that...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:22 PM
People dealing with diabetes in the Easton area will be getting some new tools in their fight against the disease. Easton Hospital this week announced a new program, ABC Diabetes, to teach diabetics how to improve their handling of the widespread disease....
| 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...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Three points, four rebounds, two blocked shots.
Those numbers were way too low for the standards Kerry Kinek has established, but 200-plus was the real problem number for the Lehigh freshman basketball player during the Feb. 2, 2013, home game against...