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Diabetes education improves health, quality of life for diabetics

Diabetes education improves health, quality of life for diabetics Diabetes education significantly improves outcomes among people with the condition, leading to reduced blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels, according to data presented by the Diabetes Self-Management Education Program from New … Full News here – Read more on NephrologyNews.com

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Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes is Sun. Sept. 14

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes is Sun. Sept. 14 News Channel 11 is partnering with your East Tennessee office of the American Diabetes Association to help stop diabetes in our community. The Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes will be at the Kingsport Farmer's Market on Sunday, September 14. You can … Full News here […]

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Statins and Diabetes: Studies Offer New Insights

Statins and Diabetes: Studies Offer New Insights In this study, the authors estimated rates of hospitalizations for hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia during a time when guidelines for diabetes emphasized tighter glycemic control than in previous years. The study covered nearly 34 million Medicare … Full News here – Read more on Medscape

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Project Access works to smash out diabetes

Project Access works to smash out diabetes Last year Project Access' diabetes navigation program served more than 300 citizens in Howard County. Rahl said she believes there are more out there, too, who need help but don't know about the program, which helps council those with the disease and … Full News here – Read more […]

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Healthy eating, including peanuts, can help with diabetes, obesity

Healthy eating, including peanuts, can help with diabetes, obesity “If you have diabetes or are at increased risk for diabetes, you don't have to cut peanuts from your diet,” says Malcolm Broome, executive director of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association, who spoke at the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation's … Full News here – Read more […]

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La leche de alpiste contra la diabetes – Medical Informer Video

http://www.ComoPrevenirEnfermedades.com -La semilla de alpiste está cargado de enzimas pero sin duda alguna la más importante es la lipasa que es precisament…

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Will Bundled Measures Improve Diabetes Care?

Will Bundled Measures Improve Diabetes Care? In 2012, the latest year for which statistics are available, 29.1 million Americans — 9.3% of the population — had diabetes, reports the American Diabetes Association (ADA), with 1.7 million new cases in 2012 alone. Over one quarter of seniors have … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Lipitor Causes Diabetes in Women: Pfizer Faces Lawsuits

Lipitor Causes Diabetes in Women: Pfizer Faces Lawsuits Pfizer stood by their statement and did not believe that their drug caused type 2 diabetes in women. They explained that those who took Lipitor to manage their cholesterol levels were exposed to risk factors, such as obesity and high blood pressure … Full News here – […]

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Fast-Slow Walking May Be Better for Diabetes

Fast-Slow Walking May Be Better for Diabetes Exercise helps people with type 2 diabetes control their blood sugar levels. Although high-intensity exercise offers the prospect of better control, doctors often warn against that approach, due to the risk of injury and the likelihood someone will not … Full News here – Read more on WebMD

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Dr. Oz: Insomnia is linked to diabetes, depression, and sleep apnea

Dr. Oz: Insomnia is linked to diabetes, depression, and sleep apnea Dr. Mehmet Oz said you should never ignore insomnia because it could mean you have other serious health issues such as diabetes, depression or sleep apnea on the Aug. 12 episode of the Dr. Oz Show. "Lack of sleep could the first signal your […]

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Could Type 2 Diabetes Patients Live Longer than Healthy Individuals?

Could Type 2 Diabetes Patients Live Longer than Healthy Individuals? Recent findings published in the journal Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism found that the survival of diabetes patients who were given metformin, a commonly used drug used to control glucose levels in the body, exhibited certain anticancer properties … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Grizzly bears provide new insights into obesity diabetes association

Grizzly bears provide new insights into obesity diabetes association During hibernation, insulin sensitivity reduced and the bears entered a state similar to type 2 diabetes, but when they woke up in spring and started to feed, their bodies became more sensitive to the blood sugar regulating hormone, allowing them to … Full News here – […]

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Twice As Likely To Lose a Limb—How Poverty Affects Diabetes

Twice As Likely To Lose a Limb—How Poverty Affects Diabetes Exposing the large gap in the current healthcare system, with a particular focus on disadvantaged populations, a new study from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UC Los Angeles reveals that lower-income individuals suffering with diabetes have a … Full News here – Read more […]

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YMCA hosting diabetes testing clinic

YMCA hosting diabetes testing clinic The NDC-Trootwood YMCA is hosting an opportunity for residents to have a HbA1c test, which screens participants for Type 2 diabetes. The starts at 9 a.m. on Aug. 14. Attendees must be covered by Medicare to participate in the event. The test shows the … Full News here – Read more […]

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Nutrition adequacy key in choosing diet to manage diabetes

Nutrition adequacy key in choosing diet to manage diabetes ORLANDO — An expert at the American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting reviewed the nutrition adequacy of today's array of popular diets and how they might improve outcomes for chronic disease, or even prevent or delay it. Meghan … Full News here – Read more on […]

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