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TUESDAY, Dec. 10, 2013 -- Better diabetes treatment has slashed rates of complications such as heart attacks, strokes and amputations in older adults, a new study shows.
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Scientists have 'significant concerns' over the risk to pregnant women after finding high lead levels in a wide range of teas sold in Canadian grocery stores.
The research, published in the online issue of Cancer Cell , found that when the NCOA5 gene, present in both men and women, was altered in male mice to a deficient level, a spontaneous reaction occurred producing cells that can lead to hepatocellular carcinoma, a type of liver cancer found to be two-to-four times more prevalent in men than women.
Playing "active" computer games can help people with type-2 diabetes better control their blood sugar, a medical trial has indicated.
With Type 2 diabetes, there's too much sugar in the blood, but the drugs used to treat that problem sometimes work too well, leaving patients with dangerous hypoglycemia.
Eighteen different grades of maple syrup are displayed in East Montpelier, Vt. Vermont lawmakers are considering whether to drop the state's traditional maple labeling system in favor of an international one.
The Health Information Resource Center announced the winners of its 15th annual Web Health Awards this past week.
A new, free diabetes education and support group will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Hy-Vee Club Room at the Fairfield Hy-Vee Food and Drug Store.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , diabetes affects 25.8 million Americans.
Dr. Martin D. Fried explains how kids may have hypoglycemia and which snacks could be used to treat hypoglycemia.
Staff at three local Tesco stores swapped trolleys for trainers at the weekend, to take part in a festive sponsored cycle ride covering a distance equivalent to the journey from north Norfolk to Lapland.
The once-sedentary Ruben credits his rigorous workouts on "The Biggest Loser" for giving him the stamina to finish the race.
For those with type 1 diabetes, taking multiple injections of insulin every day or wearing a pump are parts of life.
A specific set of anti-diabetic drugs has been shown to reduce the risk of cancer in type-2 diabetic women by 32 percent.
P atients, particularly older ones, may present with several diabetes-related ocular complications on a daily basis.
People who are obese and have normal blood pressure, cholesterol and blood-sugar readings will still be unhealthy and die sooner compared with people who have a normal body weight, according to researchers.