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52 min ago | Deming Headlight

Cooking classes control diabetes

Headlight Photo From left are Kourtney Sexauer, FNP and medical director at the Deming Health Center and Kathryn Ritterbusch fo Presbyterian Medical Services, as they look over a flyer that they sent throughout the community on the Kitchen Creations Cooking Class to help citizens with diabetes eat healthier.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Deming, NM, New Mexico State University, Luna County, NM, Recipes, Las Cruces, NM

2 hrs ago | HON

Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults

The rates of five serious complications from diabetes -- heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, amputations and death -- have all dropped dramatically since 1990, a new U.S. government study shows.


Related Topix: Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

3 hrs ago | KRCR

Local boy raising money to fight diabetes

More than 50 children are competing to design an National Hot Rod Association funny car.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

3 hrs ago | The Star Online

Advancements in diabetes treatment and what it means for patients

Keeping complications at bay: Long term blood sugar control is very important to delay the onset and reduce the severity of type 2 diabetes complications and macrovascular risk.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

7 hrs ago | Live Science

Diabetes-Related Problems Drop Over Last 2 Decades

Rates of certain serious, diabetes-related health problems have decreased substantially in the last two decades, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kidney Cancer

8 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

Study sees drop in rates of most common major diabetes complications - heart ...

In this Friday, March 1, 2013 file photo, Chan Lai Ly, right, has his mouth examined by Honghue Duong, a physician's assistant, as part of a regular check-up related to his diabetes at International Community Health Services in Seattle.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Control Group, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

9 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

Study: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes falling

In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, North Carolina

9 hrs ago | Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

Can Flash Glucose Monitoring Disrupt Diabetes Care (and Revive Abbott's Diabetes Business)?

The technology doesn't require finger pricks and features sensors that last about twice as long as those used in traditional continuous glucose monitoring.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

11 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Could This Small-Cap Biotech's Experimental Diabetes Drug Be a Game Changer?

Nearly 26 million people in this country have diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Biotech, Science / Technology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Genetics, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Johnson & Johnson

12 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

Blues guitarist B.B. King apologizes for St. Louis concert, cites travel, diabetes

Blues guitarist B.B. King wants his St. Louis fans to give him another chance after an erratic performance led to a stream of audience catcalls and early departures.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, Medicine, Health

15 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Body Mass Index associated with breast cancer, regardless of body shape

April 16, 2014- A study of predominantly white women finds a larger waist circumference is associated with higher risk of postmenopausal breast cancer, but not beyond its contribution to BMI.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society, Medicine, Health

19 hrs ago | The Times Leader

Penn State extension offers Diabetes program

Type 2 diabetes is becoming more common due to the rising rates of obesity. Making healthy food choices, being physically active and monitoring blood glucose levels are important ways in which diabetics can manage their disease.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lackawanna County, PA, Scranton, PA, Recipes

23 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

Bostick raises Type 2 diabetes awareness with fifth annual Mayor's Bike Ride for a Diabetes Cure

The fifth annual Mayor's Bike Ride for a Diabetes Cure will be held at the end of this month and will fund the American Diabetes Association to assist with research into the disease.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Hardeeville, SC, Family, Kids, Life, Food, Nutrition, Jasper County, SC

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Hispanic Business

the Pulse: Local racer drives home diabetes message

But Reed almost had to give up his dream of a racing career. He was diagnosed with Type I diabetes during his senior year at .


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Medical Daily

The Perils Of Protein: Red Meat Tied To Higher Risk Of Diabetes, Especially Among Obese Women

According to a new study, eating excessive amounts of animal protein - from poultry, red meats, and even dairy products - can lead to a higher risk of developing diabetes.


Related Topix: Health, Life, Food, Dieting


How Mt. Everest helped scientists research diabetes

British scientists have gained new insight into Type 2 diabetes by traveling to an unusual location - high atop Mount Everest.


Related Topix: Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin


FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug

Millions of Americans with type 2 diabetes have a new treatment option with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's approval Tuesday of a once-weekly injectable drug, Tanzeum.


Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health, Actos, Pioglitazone (generic), Thyroid Cancer

Beyond the milk aisle: 18 surprising dairy-free sources of calcium

Fun fact: Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body, and is found naturally in a wide variety of foods and beverages and added to many others! But whether lactose-intolerant or sick of wine and cheese parties, there's no need to rely only on dairy products for that daily dose of calcium.


Related Topix: Supplement, Calcium, Drink, Milk, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Health, Life, Food, Seafood, Recipes

Sheffield Star

Sheffield doctor's diabetes breakthrough

A study using MRI scans found the condition can cause serious damage to areas of the brain called 'grey matter' - a key part of the nervous system, associated with sensation.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Family thrives after a year on sugar-free detox diet in 'Year of No Sugar'

Writer Eve Schaub and her family adopted a sugar-free diet for one year and have never felt better, USA Today reported Sunday.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Health, Alzheimer's