• Diabetes and Your Heart: A Life or Death Affair

    By Katie Brind’Amour – The verdict is in. Diabetes is as much of a risk factor for death from a stroke or heart attack as pre-existing cardiovascular disease. Over 9,200 women aged 68 and over are the...

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  • Are You at Risk for Diabetes?

    By Kim Schworm Acosta for Completely You It’s every woman’s worst nightmare: a breast cancer diagnosis. And with all the media attention, you’d think breast cancer really is the life sentence for all women over 40. But...

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  • 20 Ways to Prevent Diabetes

    By Claire Kerslake – The number of people living with type 2 diabetes is expected to triple by 2050. This is scary stuff when you’re a baby boomer like me. However there IS some good news. Two...

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  • How Type 2 Diabetes Affects Your Body

    When a person eats, the sugar or glucose from digested food enters the bloodstream. Glucose then moves from the blood into the body’s cells with the help of insulin. Insulin helps “open the door” to cells in...

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  • Diva Paula Deen Divulges Diabetes

    Recently Paula Deen, Food Network’s southern diva, announced her diagnosis of type 2-diabetes, which she kept hidden from her loyal viewers for the last three years. Most celebrity chefs, Deen included, are famous for their enticing culinary...

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