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Early type 1 diabetes shortens women's lives by 18 years

Early type 1 diabetes shortens women’s lives by 18 years

Women who developed type 1 diabetes before the age of ten years die an average of nearly 18 years earlier than women who do...

Night owls with prediabetes may have higher obesity risk

In a new study from University of Illinois at Chicago, researchers find that people with prediabetes who go to bed later, eat meals later...
Obesity and diabetes—two reasons why we should be worried about the plastics that surround us

Obesity and diabetes—two reasons why we should be worried about the plastics that surround...

Today, nearly 40 percent of U.S. adults and 21 percent of youth are obese. This trend is on the upswing and the worldwide population is...
Are sugar-sweetened and diet beverages bad for people with type 2 diabetes

Are sugar-sweetened and diet beverages bad for people with type 2 diabetes?

People with type 2 diabetes tend to avoid sugar in their diet. This is because type 2 diabetes is associated with high level of blood...
What foods you can eat if you have diabetes

What foods you can eat if you have diabetes

You may worry that having diabetes means going without foods you enjoy. The good news is that you can still eat your favorite foods, but...
Poultry red meat linked to high diabetes risk

Eating a lot of poultry and red meat linked to high diabetes risk

New research links an increased risk of diabetes to higher intake of red meat and poultry, and suggests dietary iron may play a role...
Best exercises for people with diabetes

Best exercises for people with diabetes

Most kinds of physical activity can help you take care of your diabetes. Certain activities may be unsafe for some people, such as those...
Who should be tested for prediabetes

Who should be tested for prediabetes?

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) recommends that testing to detect prediabetes be considered in adults who are overweight or obese and have one or...
low-calorie sweetener - diabetes

Why low-calorie sweeteners is harmful to overweight people

Consumption of low-calorie sweeteners could promote metabolic syndrome and predispose people to prediabetes and diabetes, particularly in individuals with obesity, a new study on...
This label can help protect you from obesity, diabetes, tooth decay

This label can help protect you from obesity, diabetes, tooth decay

Warning labels that include photos linking sugary drink consumption with obesity, type 2 diabetes, and tooth decay, may reduce purchases of the drinks, according...