| Dec 17, 2012
| 11:39 AM
David "Dave" Fulton, 58, passed away peacefully Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at the Washington Hospital Center with family by his side.
He was the loving husband of Candice Whitter Fulton, his wife of 36 years.
Born Dec. 20, 1953, in Frederick, he was...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 2:15 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Diabetes has already been tied to an increased risk of kidney and cardiovascular troubles, nerve damage and vision loss, and now a new study finds diabetics to be more than twice as likely as those without the disease to have...
| Dec 9, 2012
The American Diabetes Association Education recently awarded its recognition certificate to the Meritus Endocrine, Nutrition and Diabetes Education, or MEND, program for the quality of its diabetes self-management education program.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:48 AM
William Ralph Harris, 64, of Wolverine and formerly of Wixom, Mich., died Dec. 4, 2012, at his home surrounded by his family.
William was born on Nov. 16, 1948, in Midland, Mich., the son of Ralph and Ellen (Sackrider) Harris and was raised in Petoskey...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Marie Rose Reeder, 78, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Friday, July 20, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Tuesday, July 17, 1934, in Manchester, N.H., she was the daughter of the late Joseph Labonville and the late Rose Proulx Labonville.
| Jul 24, 2012
| 10:41 PM
Sometimes an electronic device just can’t beat a well-trained snout.
Within the first two days with her new family, Keetah, a black and brown diabetic alert dog, was catching drops in 9-year-old Lexi Olson’s blood sugar 15-20 minutes...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Estella May Whitehead, 92, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 31, 2012.
Born Estella May Grove, Oct. 10, 1920, in Cumberland, Md., she was the daughter of William A. and Nellie Grove.
She lived in Hagerstown, Md., for many years before...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:33 PM
Harry H. Cable, 86, of Laurel View Village, formerly of Davidsville, Johnstown and Orlando, Fla., died Nov. 8, 2012 at Memorial Medical Center. Born Jan. 30, 1926 in Conemaugh Township, the son of Henry and Nellie (Yoder) Cable. Preceded in death by...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:39 AM
November is National Diabetes Month, and today is World Diabetes Day, a perfect opportunity to help raise awareness about this condition that affects more than 100 million Americans (26 million Americans have diabetes, and 79 million are estimated to have...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:31 AM
The Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Pennsylvania Diabetes Action Partnership are urging Pennsylvanians to take control of their health by being screened for diabetes, an often preventable disease and Pennsylvania’s seventh-leading cause of...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 2:26 PM
When Debra Crawford was in her 20s, she received a life-changing diagnosis.
She had diabetes.
From that moment on, every day, every hour would require constant, unwavering attention to meals, lifestyle and medication.
The Hagerstown woman would...