JDRFType 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes both children and adults suddenly. It has nothing to do with diet or lifestyle, and there is nothing you can do to prevent it.
More Than Half Of Americans Have Battled Obesity, Study SaysThe study found that 50.8 percent of men and 51.6 percent of women in the U.S. had battled obesity.
Report: One-Third Of Dementia Cases Can Be PreventedOne-third of cases of dementia worldwide could potentially be prevented through better management of lifestyle factors such as smoking, hypertension, depression, and hearing loss over the course of a lifetime.
Gabourey Sidibe Says She Had Weight Loss SurgeryGabourey Sidibe said that she had weight loss surgery last year after being diagnosed with diabetes. The actress added that she did not have the surgery to be beautiful, but to improve her health.
Soda, Bacon & Too Few Nuts Tied To U.S. DeathsGorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with American deaths from heart disease, strokes and diabetes.
Smartphone Health: Apple Releases Software For Medical AppsApple is edging its way a little further into health care with the release of new iPhone apps that patients can use to manage their own medical conditions — from diabetes to pregnancy and even depression.
Star Wars Surprise For Make-A-Wish Recipient In ColleyvilleThanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Parker Anderson is now headed to Disney World with his entire family and to the Star Wars Jedi Academy.
Moment 48: Walls Donates Kidney To SpringsRon Springs and Everson Walls played on opposite sides of the football as teammates with the Dallas Cowboys. But the two men shared a bond beyond the locker room, well after their playing days.
Texas 34th In The U.S. When It Comes To Overall HealthWhen it comes to which state in the nation is healthiest, Texas falls at the lower half of the list. According to the America's Health Rankings annual report the Lone Star State comes in 34th of the 50 states for overall health.
Dallas Police Locate Missing Diabetic ManPolice in Dallas have located a missing man with some medical issues. He returned home and is now safe.
NASCAR Driver Jamie Dick Diagnosed With Diabetes After Phoenix RaceNASCAR driver Jamie Dick has been diagnosed with diabetes after reporting dizziness and fatigue at Phoenix International Raceway.
New Technology Helps Monitor Juvenile DiabetesNow, technology created by parents of juvenile diabetics is changing the way worried parents can watch blood sugar levels… remotely. Instantly. With a watch.