Report: Scientists Find Alzheimer's Treatment While Trying To Cure DiabetesThe medication, known as a triple receptor drug -- or "triple agonist" -- reportedly works in multiple ways to protect the brain against degeneration and promote growth.
Researcher: New Wearable Sweat-Sensing Device Measures Blood SugarResearchers at the biomedical engineering lab at University of Texas at Dallas have come up with a new technology that could eliminate finger pricking altogether for diabetes patients.
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.