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Study: Cutting Food Stamps Would Cost, Not Save

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Proposed slashes to monthly food stamp programs could cost more than they save, suggests a University of California, San Francisco study linking limit...

Guess How Much A Soda Tax Would Save This State In Medical Costs?

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

A proposed tax on sugary drinks in California could save hundreds of millions of dollars in medical costs and reduce new cases of diabetes by tens of ...

Turning Diabetes Over to the Bionic Pancreas

Riva Greenberg | Posted 06.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

The outpouring of support from the online diabetes community, having so many families and friends thank Anna for what she did and knowing she's provided important data from the trial motivated Anna to take care of her diabetes again.

What Diabetes Research Is Not Focusing On

Posted 04.07.2013 | Healthy Living

When it comes to researching diabetes, are our priorities in order? According to a Duke University study, diabetes research emphasizes drug therapi...

10 Symptoms That Could Indicate Type 2 Diabetes (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Diabetes affects 24 million people in the U.S., but only 18 million know they have it. About 90 percent of those people have type 2 diabetes. In dia...

Health Insurance Companies Are Withholding Life-Saving Education

Riva Greenberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Education has fallen so low as a health priority that it's barely noticed when the lack of it causes devastating consequences, including death.

China's Diabetes Problem: 1 In 10 Face Disease

AP | MARGIE MASON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

After working overtime to catch up to life in the West, China now faces a whole new problem: the world's biggest diabetes epidemic. One in 10 Chinese...

It's American Diabetes Month

Christina Pirello | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christina Pirello

Type 2 diabetes is such an American epidemic that we can skip giving kids bikes for Christmas and move right to the wheelchairs they'll be needing later in life. Forget the basketballs, baseball gloves and bats.

Reversing Diabetes Naturally. Watch it happen...

Kim Evans | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kim Evans

Many people aren't familiar with raw foods or why they are important. Raw foods are simply foods from the earth that haven't been processed or heated above 118 degrees.

More Evidence Links Diabetes To Alzheimer's Risk

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — You've heard that diabetes hurts your heart, your eyes, your kidneys. New research indicates a more ominous link: That diabetes inc...

Study: Obesity Surgery Reverses Diabetes In Teens

AP | STEPHANIE NANO | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — Obesity surgery can reverse diabetes in teens, just as it does in adults, according to a small study. All but one of the 11 extremel...

Study: Diabetes Costs America $218 Billion A Year

AP | LINDA A. JOHNSON | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

TRENTON, N.J. — As diabetes is rapidly becoming one of the world's most common diseases, its financial cost is mounting, too, to well over $200 ...