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Defining And Understanding Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is an indicator of high risk for diabetes and heart disease, so it’s important you know the 5 warning signs.


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Mediterranean Diet May Be Weapon Against Diabetes

A new study suggests the Mediterranean diet may be a weapon against diabetes.


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Building Muscle Mass Reduces Risk Of Diabetes

Insulin resistance is a major contributing factor to the development of diabetes. A new study suggests building muscle mass helps.


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Seeing Less Impaired Vision Among Diabetics

Many people are heeding the advice and the percentage of people with diabetes who have vision problems is declining.


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Study: Snack Might Help Avoid Fight With Spouse

A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right.


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Study: Drinking Tequila May Be Beneficial To Those Who Are Overweight Or Have Diabetes

A new study suggests that the sugars in the plant used to make tequila may offer health benefits to people who are overweight or have diabetes.


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Google Contact Lens Could Be Option For Diabetics

The idea that all of that monitoring could be going on passively, through a contact lens, is especially promising for the world’s 382 million diabetics who need insulin and keep a close watch on their blood sugar.


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Diabetics Don’t Realize Vision Is At Risk

If you suffer from diabetes or have a family member with the condition, please let them know about the importance of getting regular vision checks.


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Metabolic Syndrome Indicates Risk

Metabolic syndrome signals someone is at greater risk for heart disease and other problems. Get checked.


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Own Your Diabetes

Trying to motivate people to take ownership of their diabetes and aggressively attack it to prevent long-term problems has become a major issue in medicine.


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Diabetic Lifestyle May Be Healthier All Around

Living a lifestyle that leads to the control of diabetes can be better than living a careless life and not having the condition.



Diabetics Should Exercise

Regular exercise is one of your best weapons against diabetes, but blood sugar must be closely monitored.


Chef Walter’s Recipes For Better Blood Sugar

City Tavern’s Chef Walter Staib, who is also Deborah Heart and Lung’s Chef Ambassador, stops by to share some of his blood sugar-friendly recipes with Dave Huddleston. Click here to view this week’s recipes… Watch […]


Hypoglycemia Can Be Deadly

Researchers have found that there is an increased relationship between severe hypoglycemia and death. There is also double the risk of a non-fatal heart attack and stroke.


The Uphill Battle to Control Diabetes

by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough There is so much talk about diabetes and the fact that the number of cases is on the rise and there is no doubt that it is a […]