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New Warning For Those Looking To Fire Up The Grill This Spring

According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.

02/27/2014

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Symptoms Of Diabetic Neuropathy

If you have nerve damage caused by diabetes and high blood sugar, you’re not alone. More than half the people with diabetes have diabetic neuropathy.

01/29/2014

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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.

01/17/2014

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Taking Steps Towards Better Health

A new report finds that adding an extra 2,000 steps to your day may lower your risk for heart attack and stroke by 8%.

12/24/2013

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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.

12/23/2013

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Peripheral Artery Disease

It is estimated that 8 to 12 million people in the US have peripheral artery disease, yet most people are not even certain of what peripheral artery disease is.

12/02/2013

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US Paying The Price For Obesity

The estimated annual cost of obesity is $147 billion but the price on our overall health is even greater.

11/26/2013

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Breathalyzers Could Test Blood Sugar

Could finger sticks to test blood sugar be a thing of the past? Researchers indicate the painful prick could be replaced some day by breathalyzers.

11/22/2013

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Limit Sugar In Your Diet

Americans are swallowing 22 teaspoons each day. A troubling statistic because women should be getting no more than six teaspoons a day, and men, nine.

10/31/2013

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The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

Ukee Washington spoke to Brian Joslin about the Annual Walk on October 27th. This event will include a range of entertainment, healthy living vendors, and lots of family- friendly activities. Both the Walk and 5K are […]

10/22/2013

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Diabetic Diet May Benefit All Of Us

The biggest step to prevent kidney problems for diabetics is to maintain good control of the blood sugar, but much can be done with a good diet as well.

10/21/2013

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Health Risks While Travelling

Traveling can be fun but it is not without risk, especially for those with diabetes, the elderly or others who may have an underlying health concern.

10/15/2013

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Fast Food Restaurants Add Healthier Options

I don’t know if you have noticed but there is a new battle going on at fast food restaurants. It is a desire to make them healthier with their food choices.

10/07/2013

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Study: Not Even Running Will Save You From ‘Sitting Disease’

According to new research, the adverse health effects of prolonged sitting are widespread – regardless of race, sex, socioeconomic status, medical history, diet and physical activity.

09/05/2013

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

In many people who do not drink alcohol or drink very little there is a condition called non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

08/12/2013

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