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American Diabetes Association

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  • Gayle on the Go! Sunday, Sept. 9

    Gayle on the Go Information for Sunday, Sept. 9: Beauty-n-Black Health, Beauty, Fitness Expo Sunday @ 11a.m. Carson Community Center 801 East Carson Street, Carson 310 674 6700 www.blackbeautyshop.org The Beauty-N-Black Wellness Tour transforms hair...
  • Type 2 Diabetes: Study challenges standard treatment plan

    Type 2 Diabetes: Study challenges standard treatment plan
    Wayne Jackson knew something was wrong--he was always thirsty and his mom was already diabetic so one day he just had to know. "You know,” Wayne recalled. “I test mom, then I tested myself as well." Wayne was like as estimated 2 million...
  • Decoding the diabetic diet

    Decoding the diabetic diet
    A crucial tool in controlling diabetes is being vigilant about what you put in your mouth. But, some experts say, you don't have to be a slave to the glycemic index or banish cake and ice cream forever. The primary goal for diabetics is to regulate...
  • James Lloyd Keys Jr. September 25, 1930 - March 3, 2013

    James Lloyd Keys Jr. September 25, 1930 - March 3, 2013
    James Lloyd Keys, Jr., age 82, died Sunday, March 3, 2013 at his home in Helena, MT. He is survived by his wife Dorothy, his daughters Julie and Margaret, son-in-law Michael, grandchildren Jaime and Jonathan, and great granddaughter Charlotte. Jim was...
  • It's still a lucky day if you avoid being scammed

    It's still a lucky day if you avoid being scammed
    A local man (we'll call Mr. Adams) and several others from our area, received what looked like a check in the mail for $1,330. The check was accompanied with a letter supposedly from "Honeywell Payments Systems Inc." Oxford, UK. Like so many others, Adams...
  • Test strip supply linked to better diabetes care

    Test strip supply linked to better diabetes care
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Frequent blood sugar testing was strongly associated with better diabetes control in a large new study that concludes public and private insurers should not be limiting test strip supplies. Particularly for people with type...
  • More Children are Getting This Disease and It is Preventable

    More Children are Getting This Disease and It is Preventable
    Most parents would do anything to protect their children, but many may not be protecting their children from one disease. An alarming statistic shows more children than ever before are being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. One in three new cases of Type...
  • Diabetes remission possible with diet, exercise

    Diabetes remission possible with diet, exercise
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - One in nine people with diabetes saw their blood sugar levels dip back to a normal or "pre-diabetes" level after a year on an intensive diet and exercise program, in a new study. Complete remission of type 2 diabetes is...
  • Whole grains linked to lower prediabetes risk

    Whole grains linked to lower prediabetes risk
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Eating whole grains is associated with a decreased risk of prediabetes, a blood sugar elevation that can precede diabetes in adults, according to new research. Swedish residents who ate food containing more than 59 grams --...
  • Is diabetes linked to hearing loss?

    Is diabetes linked to hearing loss?
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Diabetes has already been tied to an increased risk of kidney and cardiovascular troubles, nerve damage and vision loss, and now a new study finds diabetics to be more than twice as likely as those without the disease to have...
  • Love it, Like it, Hate it - Diabetes-Friendly Snacks

    Love it, Like it, Hate it - Diabetes-Friendly Snacks
    November is National Diabetes Month, and today is World Diabetes Day, a perfect opportunity to help raise awareness about this condition that affects more than 100 million Americans (26 million Americans have diabetes, and 79 million are estimated to have...
  • Importance of Health Screenings Highlighted during World Diabetes Day

    Importance of Health Screenings Highlighted during World Diabetes Day
    The Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Pennsylvania Diabetes Action Partnership are urging Pennsylvanians to take control of their health by being screened for diabetes, an often preventable disease and Pennsylvania’s seventh-leading cause of...