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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.
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 .
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.
British scientists have gained new insight into Type 2 diabetes by traveling to an unusual location - high atop Mount Everest.
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.
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.
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.
Southampton General Hospital has launched insulin pump therapy to treat the thousands of people in the city living with type 1 diabetes.
MONDAY April 14, 2014, 2014 -- The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled since 1988, with nearly one in 10 adults now diagnosed with the blood-sugar disease, researchers report.
The key to discovering a source for type 2 diabetes development and finding new ways to prevent the condition may lie at the summit of Mt.
South Hamilton resident, Marty Miserandino, will be taking part in The American Diabetes Association's movement to Stop DiabetesA® by riding in the annual Tour de CureA®.
LX4211 is an oral, first-in-class, dual inhibitor of sodium glucose transporters 1 and 2 that is designed to lower blood glucose levels through two insulin-independent mechanisms of action.
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc said its experimental drug to treat diabetes met the main goal of reducing the use of insulin at meal times in a mid-stage study on patients with type 1 diabetes.
Even as women with diabetes are at higher risk of breast cancer, diabetic women get so hassled managing the chronic condition that they often end up leaving other preventative actions, like screening for cancer, to fall by the wayside, a study has found.
For a Griswold, Iowa mother, her toddler requires constant care. He's only 2-years-old, and he was just diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.