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What’s the Link?: Diabetes, Vitamin D, and Gum Disease

The link between vitamin D deficiency and type 2 diabetes has been studied by researchers for years. In fact, studies suggest that vitamin D...
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Taking Metformin While Pregnant: Benefits and Risks

Gestational diabetes occurs when the blood sugar of a pregnant woman becomes too high. Blood sugar levels will usually return to normal after giving...
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Medicaid Expansion Means Coverage, Medication for Diabetes Patients

In 2014, the Affordable Care Act expanded Medicaid eligibility, offering coverage to millions of people who may have gone without insurance otherwise. It’s undeniable...
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Diabetic Women More Likely to Develop Cancer

A new study from The George Institute of Global Health has officially linked diabetes and cancer. The link has been suspected for years, but...
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Women Working Overtime Could Develop Diabetes

If you’re a woman who works more than 45 hours per week, a new study shows that your health could be at risk. The...
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Breastfeeding Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Women who breastfeed for at least six months could be less likely to develop type 2 diabetes, according to a major study that was published...
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Can Caffeine Treat Diabetes?

Researchers in Switzerland have made a surprising discovery: caffeine may one day be used to treat diabetes. In a study published in the journal...
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Can Diabetes be Detected in a Single Blood Test?

In a study performed by Johns Hopkins epidemiologist Elizabeth Selvin, researchers discovered a diabetes blood test that could deliver more accurate results compared to...
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Everything You Need to Know about Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic health condition that will require lifelong management. There is currently no known cure, but researchers across the globe...
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Can a Pill Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

Did you know you may soon be able to reverse type 2 diabetes will a pill? Researchers at Harvard’s Brigham Women’s Hospital developed a...

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