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Could deep brain stimulation help zap diabetes? BY EMILY UNDERWOOD: When a 53-year-old man asked Dutch doctors to treat his obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) several years back,...
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Body Fat, Not BMI, Indicates Diabetes Risk

BMI (body mass index) has long been considered the yardstick for measuring a person’s health. However, new studies are beginning to show that it’s body fat...
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5 Supplements That Help Fight Diabetes BY LYNN ALLISON: Nearly 30 million Americans have diabetes and 31 percent of them use complimentary or alternative medicines, including...
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Medical ID Bracelets and Where to Get Them

A medical identification bracelet is a voice, speaking for an individual when they are incapable of speech.  Under emergency circumstances, it is critical that...
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To Eat Eggs or Not? That Is the Question in Diabetes BY MARLENE BUSKO: Among overweight or obese patients with prediabetes or type 2 diabetes, those...
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Eating a Low-Carb Diet

Have you attempted a low-carb diet before? If so, you know how hard it can be to get started. All too often these bumps...
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Body Weight Fluctuation Linked to CV Events in Diabetes BY LIAM DAVENPORT: Patients with type 2 diabetes whose weight fluctuates appear to be at increased risk...
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New Contact Lens Could Ease Blindness Caused by Diabetes BY GINGER VIERIA: If you’re living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, you undergo an...
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Do Pets Improve Your Life with Diabetes?

Pets aren't the only ones to benefit from our relationships with them. Studies have shown that having pets benefits our mental health. Exercise Exercise is crucial with diabetes...
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The New Device that Detects Diabetic Retinopathy

A new device used to test for diabetic retinopathy has just been approved by the FDA. Before this state-of-the-art technology came onto the scene,...

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