By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 08/13/2014 - 15:15
A new large study found that American children who are black or Hispanic have a 50 percent chance of developing diabetes in their lifetime.
By Samantha Olson | Sun, 08/10/2014 - 12:20
A simple type 2 diabetes medication could extend the lifespan of non-diabetics.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 08/04/2014 - 16:00
Diabetics who live in poverty are more likely to get a toe, foot, or leg amputated than their wealthier counterparts. Breaking down their barriers to better health is crucial.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/02/2014 - 13:21
Researchers at Yale may have pinpointed a new potential obesity treatment by activating certain brain neurons that trigger a sense of fullness.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:00
Tree nuts including almonds, cashews, chestnuts, hazelnuts, pecans, and walnuts can improve blood sugar levels among type 2 diabetes patients.
By Ben Wolford | Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:00
Middle-aged Americans whose mothers were exposed to DDT may be at an increased risk for obesity and diabetes, according to a new study.
By Erica Robinson | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 14:38
Medicine for type 2 diabetes patients can get expensive. So researchers in Illinois looked for cheaper alternatives, and found oregano and rosemary to be quite effective.
By Ben Wolford | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:17
An ancient virus, newly discovered, resides in the guts of half the population. Researchers say it could offer promising leads in the battle against obesity and diabetes.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 16:31
High-salt diets are already linked to an increased risk of heart disease, but for diabetics that risk is even worse.
By Erica Robinson | Sun, 07/20/2014 - 21:07
Researchers say that diagnosing someone as prediabetic is unnecessary. But with more people becoming diabetic, the diagnosis may still be helpful for prevention.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 07/07/2014 - 18:24
Consuming whey before a meal was shown to improve insulin response in type 2 diabetics, thus resulting in better glucose management.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 07/02/2014 - 18:00
Diabetes patients have a better chance of managing their diagnosis by combining aerobic and resistance training.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 06/30/2014 - 16:35
Though there are certainly benefits to diabetes treatment, older adults may benefit more from forgoing it, as long as their blood sugar is managed.