| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
In the current political climate of shrinking budgets and ruthless spending cuts, there is a great emphasis placed on the ballooning costs of our health care system. As Gov. Dannel P. Malloy moves to slash grants to hospitals and reduce large-scale public...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:29 PM
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...
| May 18, 2013
| 12:11 PM
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...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:57 AM
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...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:52 AM
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...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:35 PM
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...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:45 AM
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...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:12 PM
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,...
| Jan 9, 2013
Orange Cycle is offering free registration for the March 17 Tour de Cure for the American Diabetes Association, which starts at the UCF College of Medicine in Lake Nona and has distances of 10, 25, 50, 70 and 101 miles. Just go here and use the code...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Howard County's new ban on the sale of sugary drinks on government property won't solve the obesity epidemic. It won't prevent Howard Countians from slurping down empty calories by the Big Gulpful. It won't stop them from eating things that are even...