Staying Healthy: Vaccines for Women Living with Diabetes

As we age, so do our immune systems, making it increasingly hard for them to fight off infections.

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Diabetes and Heart Attack Risk: What's the Connection?

About 68 percent of people age 65 and older with diabetes die from some form of heart disease. Here's what you need to know.

Your Health

Menopause and Diabetes: What's the Connection?

If you already have diabetes, menopause can change things. And if you don't have it, menopause may make it more likely to occur.


Menopause & Aging Well

Processed Foods May Raise Your Diabetes Risk

Read more about this and other health headiness that caught our attention this week.

Nutrition & Movement

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.

Your Wellness

'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.

Nutrition & Movement

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.

Pregnancy & Postpartum