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Harvard Medical School's Dr. Scott Shikora presents data from EnteroMedics' 28-patient DM2 ENABLE study assessing the feasibility of VBLOC vagal block therapy delivered via its Maestro RC System as a treatment for obesity, hypertension and type 2 diabetes.
Jewish families across Hunterdon County are preparing to celebrate their two holiest days, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur over the next two weeks.
"The Family Foundation is asking that you join us for 40 Days of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance for Marriage from August 27 until October 5, 2014," the press release reads.
Fasting is a rigorous type of dietary restriction that is associate with a number of health benefits.
The festival of 'Teej,' a big festival observed by Nepali Hindu women, is being celebrated in a grand manner, wishing for prosperous life and perpetual luck throughout the country today.
Roll your eyes if you like, but the old bromide about breakfast being the most important meal of the day is true .
A large crowd gathered at Toyota Park in Bridgeview on Monday for the celebration of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan, the monthlong period of fasting.
An American Christian group have declared their opposition to same-sex marriage by embarking on a 40-day 'fast' - but they're still allowed to eat.
Monitoring blood glucose at home is second nature to many people with diabetes. In fact, it's often so automatic that you may not stop to think about all the steps in the process that may interfere with achieving an accurate blood glucose reading.
Fleullan closely watches Hunter as the hawk balances on his perch during the training session at Oatland Island Wildlife Center.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends intense behavioral counseling for adults who are overweight or obese and have at least one other cardiovascular risk factor .
An anonymous reader writes Here's a story from National Geographic that looks at the historical diets of people from around the world and what that diet might look like in the future .
Daily consumption of pomegranate juice may help control blood sugar levels in type-2 diabetics, as well as improving the function of beta cells in the pancreas, say data from a human trial.
Type 2 diabetes has been associated with increased incidence of atrial fibrillation and cardiovascular disease.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 12:32 am
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