Type 2 Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes can have a slow onset, and early symptoms can be confused with signs of stress, being overweight, or a poor diet. But the arsenal of tools to combat diabetes grows every year.
Not Just Living With, but Living Well With, Type 2 DiabetesHere's a shocker: About a quarter of the 24 million Americans who have diabetes don't know it yet. Whether you're a newbie or a veteran, there is much more than medicine involved in the treatment of this disease.
Type 2 Diabetes News
SATURDAY, Feb. 13, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Teen boys who get too little of a particular type of sleep may be at risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests. The research focused on “slow-wave sleep” — an important stage of sleep that helps people store memories and recover after sleep deprivation. This type [...]
THURSDAY, Feb. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) — If your sweetheart has diabetes or prediabetes, get creative and celebrate Valentine’s Day without chocolates or a fancy restaurant meal, an expert says. Instead of going out for dinner, go on an outing that includes a hike, bicycle ride or vigorous walk, suggested Debora Nagata, a diabetes educator [...]
The severity of metabolic syndrome—a cluster of health risk factors such as belly fat and poor cholesterol levels—among U.S. teens has been improving, and healthier diets may be the reason why.
Sitting for long stretches might boost your risk for type 2 diabetes, even if you exercise, researchers report.
Women who have chronic sleep problems may have an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, Harvard researchers report.
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