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  • Diabetes related amputations falling

    Diabetes related amputations falling
    20- year old Adora Chenette has a lot to be thankful for--she's the proud mother of son Grayson and a Type 1 diabetes patient who has been successfully fighting the disease since she was seven. She’s seen an evolution revolution. "I've gone from...
  • Young Heart Nurse Can Relate to Patients

    Young Heart Nurse Can Relate to Patients
    Red was a very popular color around the nation and West Michigan on Friday. Men and women participated in the Go Red for Women day, which brings awareness to heart disease, the number one killer of women, according to the American Heart Association....
  • Pain Index: Study finds Women feel more Pain than Men

    Pain Index: Study finds Women feel more Pain than Men
    Amanda Thompson knows a thing or two about pain--she suffers from complex regional pain syndrome- a progressive neurological condition that impacts skin, muscles, joints and bones. It started after a second foot surgery and the pain was off the charts--...
  • Paula Deen's diabetes: Blaming the victim?

    Paula Deen's diabetes: Blaming the victim?
    As Southern celebrity chef Paula Deen certainly knows by now, people with Type 2 diabetes are routinely blamed for causing their disease by eating junky food and making unhealthy lifestyle choices. Known for high fat recipes that raise the risk for...
  • Commuters continue to breathe diesel exhaust at Chicago's Union Station

    Commuters continue to breathe diesel exhaust at Chicago's Union Station
    Thousands of commuters continue to breathe high levels of lung-damaging diesel exhaust at Chicago's Union Station, in part because of nagging maintenance problems at the Old Post Office that straddles the southbound tracks. Testing by Amtrak has...
  • Brain Test May Revolutionize care for Brain Tumor Patients

    Brain Test May Revolutionize care for Brain Tumor Patients
    Dr. Elizabeth Maher and Dr. Changho Choi looked at brain imaging on a computer screen that until recently would not have told the complete story. Both researchers modified the settings of an MRI scanner to track the protein levels associated with a...
  • Try these moves to find your inner Rocky Balboa

    Try these moves to find your inner Rocky Balboa
    Intensity, not the amount of time spent sweating, is what makes a good workout, according to Mark Hatmaker. A combat sports trainer for 25 years and author of eight boxing books, Hatmaker suggests short, exhausting workouts. "The best research for...
  • Exonerated man discusses DNA backlog in Kansas

    Exonerated man discusses DNA backlog in Kansas
    The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has lost several forensic scientists who test DNA samples.  Wrongly-accused and wrongly-convicted men and women rely on those DNA tests to set them free.  Those same men and women are lobbying to fund those scientists to...
  • A popular social network removed more than 250,000 images of breastfeeding moms

    A popular social network removed more than 250,000 images of breastfeeding moms
    Facebook has issued a statement on photos posted to its site that contain breastfeeding images.  It comes just a day after mom's protested worldwide, including Dallas, saying the social network has been removing images and suspending users who post...
  • Bone marrow recipient meets donor

    Bone marrow recipient meets donor
    There are some gifts that can never be repaid. At 16-years-old, Calvin McIntyre was facing a future he'd never imagined. “From the day we found out about this disease that I had never heard of before,” says Calvins mother Alfie. “Before...
  • My Pet World: How to deal with a snoring dog

    Question: Our 10-year-old Shih Tzu recently started snoring, and now it's getting worse. She snores just about every time she sleeps. If we wake her when she begins snoring, she just starts up again. Is there something wrong? We're not getting any sleep!...
  • Frustrated by gluten-free products, a father turns to walnuts

    Frustrated by gluten-free products, a father turns to walnuts
    When La Cañada Flintridge resident Oliver Kolevski’s 11-year-old son, Max, was diagnosed with gluten and lactose intolerances a year ago, he had a hard time finding healthy foods for him to eat. “I had to find a way to send my son to school,...