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American Diabetes Association

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  • Dr. Frederick L. Brancati, expert on diabetes

    Dr. Frederick L. Brancati, expert on diabetes
    Dr. Frederick L. Brancati, an internationally known expert on the epidemiology and prevention of type 2 diabetes who was director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, died Tuesday of...
  • Bryan Forrest, Lawrence Lambert, Vaughn Deel to play benefit for diabetes research

    Bryan Forrest, Lawrence Lambert, Vaughn Deel to play benefit for diabetes research
    Voices to Stop Diabetes is fundraiser that will feature an impressive cast of musical characters. The Oct. 18 event in Hampton will include performances by acoustic players including Bryan Forrest, Lawrence Lambert and The Pink House Band featuring Vaughn...
  • Kenneth Carl Jones September 4, 1937 - October 4, 2013

    Kenneth Carl Jones  September 4, 1937 - October 4, 2013
    Kenneth Carl Jones of Costa Mesa died on October 4, 2013 at Hoag Memorial. Born in Orange, CA to Alberta Marie and Emery Sidney Jones, he was a former commercial fisherman and avid outdoors man who loved nothing more than battling giant swordfish and...
  • Get help navigating the new health marketplace

    Get help navigating the new health marketplace
    If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. The glitches regarding enrollment in Virginia's new federally run state health insurance exchange, part of the rollout of the Affordable Care Act, have been widely publicized. If you tried to go online at...
  • Improving Baltimore's health

     Improving Baltimore's health
    The American Diabetes Association (ADA) and Bon Secours Baltimore Health System applaud the good work of the Baltimore City Health Department's initiative, Healthy Baltimore 2015. An alarming statistic, however, is the drastic increase in emergency room...
  • Exercise can help people with diabetes profoundly reduce their medication loads

    Exercise can help people with diabetes profoundly reduce their medication loads
    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...
  • Loyola study links vitamin D, depression, diabetes

    Loyola study links vitamin D, depression, diabetes
    The sunshine vitamin could offer women with Type 2 diabetes a brighter outlook on life and help them better manage their often-trying disease, according to a recent pilot study by Loyola University researchers. The study, which followed 46 women,...
  • Complaint: PreK programs fail to serve diabetic children

    Prekindergarten programs in Broward County are violating federal law by turning away children with diabetes, according to a complaint filed Thursday with the U.S. Justice Department. The Montgomery, Ala.-based Southern Poverty Law Center surveyed 75...
  • Dr. Phillips girl refuses to let diabetes, hip injury keep her off court

    Dr. Phillips girl refuses to let diabetes, hip injury keep her off court
    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...
  • 3 rides, 3 causes: Diabetes, driver awareness, multiple sclerosis

    3 rides, 3 causes: Diabetes, driver awareness, multiple sclerosis
    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...
  • Healthy Eating Is Key To Diabetes Control

    Healthy Eating Is Key To Diabetes Control
    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...