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Many Advantages To A Low-Fat, Heart-Healthy Diet

There are many advantages to a low-fat, heart-healthy diet: it is great for the heart and can help fight diabetes and in addition to that it can also ward off kidney disease.

07/20/2015

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Best Diet For Diabetics

I am often asked what is a good diet for diabetics. My answer is that it is largely the same as a good diet for most of us.

07/16/2015

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Study: Those Who Don’t Work 9-5 Shift Are Prone To Health Issues

The research looked at more than 1,500 workers and found nearly half of all shift workers are overweight, have sleep problems and are more likely to develop issues like diabetes.

05/18/2015

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Study: Diabetes Could Cause Signs Of Aging, Cognitive Decline In Brain

Scientists say the findings should encourage doctors to screen diabetics for cognitive issues.

05/06/2015

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Living With Atrial Fibrillation

It sounds frightening but many people with atrial fibrillation live long, active lives. Still, it shouldn’t be ignored.

04/15/2015

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Blueberries May Fight Belly Fat – And More

Research found there is a high level of naturally occurring antioxidants in blueberries. The goal is to fight metabolic syndrome.

04/02/2015

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Family Says Mumia Abu-Jamal Treated For Diabetes Complications

The wife and brother of convicted police killer Mumia Abu Jamal say the convicted police killer is suffering from diabetic shock in the Intensive Care Unit of a Pottsville Hospital.

03/31/2015

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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.

03/09/2015

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Be On The Look Out For Eye Disease

Many Americans are unaware of the warning signs of eye disease that could blind them if not detected and treated.

02/19/2015

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Pause in Don Tollefson Fraud Trial as Defendant Complains of Blood Sugar Problem

Tollefson, who is diabetic, was taken by sheriff’s deputies to Doylestown Hospital to be checked out.

01/15/2015

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Maintaining Healthy Blood Sugar Levels

Too many carbohydrates in the diet can increase the risk of people developing type 2, or adult onset, diabetes.

12/15/2014

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Thousands Brave The Rain To Walk For Diabetes Awareness In Philadelphia

One of the largest diabetes awareness walks in the country took place this morning right here in Philadelphia.

11/01/2014

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One Night Showing Of ‘Fed Up’ Documentary In Bucks County

Medical professionals in Bucks County say the film has a compelling message designed to get people to look at food labels and how much sugar they consume and make better choices when they go shopping.

09/21/2014

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Poor People Who Make Inexpensive Food Choices Pay A Price

We all know that many Americans go hungry every day and hunger can lead people to buy more inexpensive foods they know are not good for their health.

08/26/2014

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Some Gastric Surgery Benefits May Outweigh Diet And Exercise Alone

This past week results of a study were released which looked at the use of gastric surgical procedures to fight diabetes.

06/13/2014

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