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Is Diabetes Tougher on Women's Hearts?
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Is Diabetes Tougher on Women's Hearts?

Diabetes might be more deadly for women than men, at least when it comes to heart troubles, new research shows.

Plant-Based Diet Helps Keep Diabetes at Bay
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Plant-Based Diet Helps Keep Diabetes at Bay

Turns out that the old adage—an apple a day keeps the doctor away—may actually be true.

Heart-Healthy Living Also Wards Off Type 2 Diabetes
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Heart-Healthy Living Also Wards Off Type 2 Diabetes

There could be an added bonus to keeping your cardiovascular health on track—a heart-healthy lifestyle can also prevent type 2 diabetes.

Marijuana Use Tied to Serious Diabetes Complication
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Marijuana Use Tied to Serious Diabetes Complication

People with type 1 diabetes who use marijuana may double their risk of developing a life-threatening complication.

Sleep Apnea Linked to Diabetic Eye Disease
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Sleep Apnea Linked to Diabetic Eye Disease

Severe sleep apnea is a risk factor for diabetic eye disease that can lead to vision loss and blindness, according to new research.

'Added Sugars' Label on Foods Could Save Many Lives
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'Added Sugars' Label on Foods Could Save Many Lives

A new Nutrition Facts label that highlights the amount of added sugars in food could prevent nearly 1 million cases of heart disease and type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests.

Does Diabetes Damage Brain Health
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Does Diabetes Damage Brain Health

New research has found that older people with type 2 diabetes can also have more difficulties with thinking and memory.

Can Intermittent Fasting Help Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?
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Can Intermittent Fasting Help Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

A new trial showed that 24-hour fasting regimens can significantly reverse or eliminate the need for diabetic medication.

Could a Pill Replace Insulin Shots?
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Could a Pill Replace Insulin Shots?

Many people with diabetes have to inject themselves with insulin at least once a day, but new animal research suggests a pill may one day do the trick.

Health Conditions Black Women Need to Be Especially Aware Of
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Health Conditions Black Women Need to Be Especially Aware Of

Certain health conditions affect black women more than women of other ethnicities. Being better informed can help reduce risk for some of these conditions.

10 Common Misconceptions About Diabetes
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10 Common Misconceptions About Diabetes

A diabetes diagnosis can be scary, but everything you've heard about diabetes may not be true. We debunk 10 common myths about type 2 diabetes.

Severe Infections Rising Among Americans With Diabetes
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Severe Infections Rising Among Americans With Diabetes

The number of Americans with diabetes who wind up in hospitals with serious infections, or who develop them while in the hospital, is on the rise.