By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:36
Wheel-chair bound Alice Vaticano, 85, was abandoned by a skycap, who failed to roll the diabetic woman to the appropriate passenger gate at Newark Liberty International Airport.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 08/25/2014 - 18:00
Gestational diabetes affects about nine percent of the population, and it's rising. If that's an indicator of problems to come, then kids will be getting diabetes more, too.
By Shweta Iyer | Sun, 08/24/2014 - 15:22
African-American women already face an increased risk of diabetes from lifestyle factors, but their risk may also increase if they were born with a low birth weight.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 08/22/2014 - 11:48
Princeton University engineers have found a way to track blood sugar levels without the chore of drawing blood.
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.