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I Survived Stage 3 Cervical Cancer

Laurie R. My name is Laurie S. Rozgonyi. I'm a 52-year-old cervical cancer survivor. In May 2003, I had an abnormal pap smear. The doctors took a scraping and told me I had precancerous cells. They decided to do a Pap test every three months to ...

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10 Tips for Safe Travel With Diabetes

... If you have diabetes, follow these tips to ensure your next travel adventure is safe and ... If you have diabetes, travel can be challenging. Whether you’re camping, cruising or ...

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Diabetes Takes Great Toll on Quality of Life, Lifespan

... Type 1 and type 2 diabetes will shorten the lives of 50-year-old men and women by more than three ... Type 1 and type 2 diabetes will shorten the lives of 50-year-old men and women by more than three ...

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Do You Know the Symptoms of Retinal Detachment?

... and whether I was nearsighted (yes, slightly) or had diabetes (no). Risk factors for retinal detachment include: ...

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Condition and Treatment

Diabetes

... is it? Overview What Is It? Diabetes is a chronic condition in which the body produces too ... or can't use available insulin efficiently. Diabetes is a chronic condition in which the body produces too little insulin ...

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5 Hidden Weight-Loss Saboteurs

... beta-blockers, antidepressants, corticosteroids and diabetes drugs, may cause weight gain. Long ... beta-blockers, antidepressants, corticosteroids and diabetes drugs, may cause weight gain. After ...

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Psoriasis May Be Genetically Linked to Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

... Danish researchers found that people with type 2 diabetes had more than 50 percent greater odds of having psoriasis compared to people without diabetes. Long Description:  ...

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Diabetes Lifestyle Tips

... shown to security, bring a medical letter documenting your diabetes, and speak to the security guard in advance. Carry snacks in case your ... by extreme temperatures in the cargo hold. Keep your diabetes supplies nearby, not in the overhead compartment, so they're ...

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Could Infant Colds, Other Infections Raise Type 1 Diabetes Risk?

... of life may boost the odds of a child developing type 1 diabetes by nearly 20 percent, new research suggests. ... of life may boost the odds of a child developing type 1 diabetes by nearly 20 percent, new research suggests. ...

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Caregiving for Diabetes: Encourage Healthy Eating and Exercise Habits

... When caring for someone with diabetes, remember that diet and exercise can help control blood sugar and ... When caring for someone with diabetes, remember that diet and exercise can help control blood sugar and ...

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