Tag Archives: Diabetes

Morbidly Obese Toddler Had Adult Diabetes: Report

Morbidly Obese Toddler Had Adult Diabetes: Report

Paris, France – A three-year-old who tipped the scales at 35 kilograms (77 pounds) has become one of the youngest people ever diagnosed with a lifestyle-related form of diabetes that strikes ...

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About Half of US Adults are Diabetic or Prediabetic: Study

About Half of US Adults are Diabetic or Prediabetic: Study

  Washington, United States – Approximately half of the US adult population has diabetes or is prediabetic, although prevalence of the disease appears to be leveling off after decades of increase, ...

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Can a Diabetic Mom Breast-Feed Her Baby?

Can a Diabetic Mom Breast-Feed Her Baby?

  There is no question about breast milk being excellent and complete food for babies. The Food and Nutrition Research Institute, Department of Science and Technology (FNRI-DOST) says that all mothers under ...

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Diabetes Drug Helps People Lose Weight: Study

Diabetes Drug Helps People Lose Weight: Study

  Miami, United States – Liraglutide, an injectable diabetes drug that US regulators approved last year for weight loss, helped obese people lose an average of 18 pounds (eight kilograms), a yearlong study said Wednesday. ...

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Sugary Drinks May Cause 184,000 Global Deaths A Year: Study

Sugary Drinks May Cause 184,000 Global Deaths A Year: Study

  Washington, United States – Sodas and other sugary drinks may cause up to 184,000 deaths a year worldwide, according to a study published Monday in the journal Circulation. Billed as ...

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Urinary Incontinence: Don’t Contain it When You Can’t

Urinary Incontinence: Don’t Contain it When You Can’t

  Millions of men and women experience urinary incontinence. Not only the condition is troubling, taking frequent breaks at work— especially during long meetings, client lunches or customer calls— can ...

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