| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Sometimes on the tennis court, Zoe Monge starts to feel anxious, shaky and dizzy, and it has nothing to do with her opponent.
"My blood sugar will go really low,'' said Monge, the No. 3 player on Dr. Phillips' girls tennis team. "You feel like you're...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Veal rolls are a popular dish in Emilia-Romagna, a rich and fertile area of Northern Italy where veal is a specialty.
You can use a good-quality cheddar or Swiss cheese instead of Parmesan.
Buy good-quality Parmesan cheese and grate or...
| Mar 26, 2014
For home cooks, spring in Florida brings the promise of sweet berries, luscious papayas and more. It's also an opportunity to start that herb garden you've always wanted. Check out OrlandoSentinel.com/thedish to discover how to make that happen. In the...
| Mar 21, 2014
West Broward High School's recent DiaBEAT THIS! event not only provided a night out for the community, but also helped in the fight against diabetes.
The third annual fundraiser, put on by the Student Organization of Anatomy and Physiology, benefited the...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Time to put your mettle to the pedals for three worthy causes: Tour de Cure: The rides benefit the American Diabetes Association and are Sunday, March 16, from UCF College of Medicine, 6850 Lake Nona Blvd. On-site registration fee is $35, in addition to...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:39 AM
About 26 million Americans suffer from Type 2 diabetes, including nearly 7 million people who don't even know they have the disease, according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Based on these numbers, the CDC projects that...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:22 PM
People dealing with diabetes in the Easton area will be getting some new tools in their fight against the disease. Easton Hospital this week announced a new program, ABC Diabetes, to teach diabetics how to improve their handling of the widespread disease....
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Three points, four rebounds, two blocked shots.
Those numbers were way too low for the standards Kerry Kinek has established, but 200-plus was the real problem number for the Lehigh freshman basketball player during the Feb. 2, 2013, home game against...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:54 PM
When Jay Smith fell off his jogging routine, he gained 25 pounds and saw his average blood sugar level climb into dangerous territory.
So Smith, a 48-year-old Type 1 diabetic, did what many people do when they need to get in shape: He began a diet and...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Overweight adults with type 2 diabetes are being recruited to join an 8-month online study to compare the effectiveness of two diets, and how well each controls the disease. The online study will look at the health impact of a low-carbohydrate diet versus...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Prekindergarten programs in Broward County are violating federal law by turning away children with diabetes, according to a complaint filed Thursday with the U.S. Justice Department.
The Montgomery, Ala.-based Southern Poverty Law Center surveyed 75...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Voices to Stop Diabetes is fundraiser that will feature an impressive cast of musical characters. The Oct. 18 event in Hampton will include performances by acoustic players including Bryan Forrest, Lawrence Lambert and The Pink House Band featuring Vaughn...