Special teddy bear could help kids cope with diabetes
September 30, 2013, 9:59 a.m. by Marshall Honorof, LiveScience
Children can feed Jerry the Bear, regulate his insulin, prick his fingers and even play games via the large screen on his chest.
Whatever you do, don't skip breakfast
September 16, 2013, 10:46 a.m. by Deborah Enos, LiveScience
The morning meal has a variety of health benefits that should not be ignored.
Could a parasite cure or prevent autoimmune diseases?
September 13, 2013, 10:14 p.m. by Kimi Harris
New research supports the hypothesis that parasites could have a role in preventing certain diseases.
Can cinnamon help diabetes patients?
September 10, 2013, 11:06 a.m. by Cari Nierenberg, LiveScience
The cinnamaldehyde in cinnamon may aid in glucose control.
To help prevent diabetes, go for whole fruit not fruit juice
August 30, 2013, 1:36 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
A study shows that consumption of whole fruits helps reduce the risk of Type 2 diabetes while consumption of fruit juice increased the risk.
For some diabetics, weight loss doesn't reduce heart risk
June 25, 2013, 9:25 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Weight loss improved other factors, such as blood pressure and blood glucose levels, however, and is still recommended by doctors.
A daily can of soda may raise diabetes risk
April 25, 2013, 2:15 p.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
People who drank one or more glasses of sugar-sweetened soda a day were about 30 percent more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes.
'Resistant' starches heal the colon, prevent cancer
February 28, 2013, 1:25 p.m. by Christopher Wanjek, LiveScience
Resistant starches thicken the linings of the bowels, allowing for more good bacteria to grow and help with digestion.