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Diabetes

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What Is Aphasia? An Expert Explains the Condition Forcing Bruce Willis to Retire From Acting

In a message posted on Instagram, Willis’ daughter, Rumer Willis, said that the condition was “impacting his cognitive abilities.”

Your Health
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How Medical Technology Is Changing Health Care

What is it? Who’s using it? And how is it being used?

Science and Technology
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New Insights From Biology Can Help Overcome Siloed Thinking in Cancer Clinical Trials and Treatment

Metabolic conditions like obesity and diabetes can influence how cancer develops and responds to treatment

Your Health
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How the Pandemic’s Unequal Toll on People of Color Underlines US Health Inequities – and Why Solving Them Is so Critical

Racial and ethnic minorities have borne significantly higher risks of Covid-19 infections, hospitalizations and deaths than white people

Your Health
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Sugar Detox? Cutting Carbs? A Doctor Explains Why You Should Keep Fruit on the Menu

Ripe berries and sugar crystals are both sweet, but one offers much more than just calories

Nutrition & Movement
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Preterm Delivery Puts Moms at Risk, Too

What one woman didn’t know about preterm delivery, heart disease and diabetes almost killed her

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Sugar High

An addiction to sugar can lead to serious health problems. Here’s how to break the cycle.

Nutrition & Movement
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Obesity and Other Health Conditions

Having obesity can put you at risk for developing other serious health conditions

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Fewer Diabetes Patients Are Picking up Their Insulin Prescriptions – Another Way the Pandemic Has Delayed Health Care for Many

Although insulin is a vital component of diabetes management, the pandemic has led many patients to forgo the prescriptions they need

Chronic Care Issues
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What You Need to Know About Diabetes

Get the facts on the different types of diabetes, risk factors and treatments

Conditions & Treatments
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Obesity Is a Disease That Can Be Managed in Many Ways

Find out more about obesity and how it can be treated

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Clinically Speaking: Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Provider About Preterm Birth

1 baby in 10 is born too soon in the U.S. each year. Is your baby at risk?

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Factores ambientales y sociales, no solo dieta y ejercicio, factores que contribuyen con la obesidad

Los médicos deben ver lo que se come y otros factores para entender la obesidad

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Know Diabetes by Heart Videos

Watch these informative videos!

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Going Back to the Office? The Colder Temperature Could Lead to Weight Gain

Living or working in a cool environment for extended periods can lower core body temperature. This decreases metabolic rate and may cause weight gain.

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