The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is rolling back warnings and restrictions on the diabetes drug rosiglitazone …
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In the south, it’s available year-round, but for the rest of us, summer is a great time to take advantage of fresh okra. While it looks like a ridged pepper, okra belongs to the same family as hibiscus and cotton, and likely came …
Just by increasing their physical activity, people with type 2 diabetes can lose fat that accumulates in the liver and abdomen and lower their risk of heart problems.
Loading up on burgers and deli meats may be tempting, but too much red meat could trigger metabolic changes that upset the body’s glucose balance.
How marijuana contributes to weight loss — and a reduced risk of diabetes; researchers zero in on the first genes associated with postpartum depression; and ADHD in childhood may be linked to obesity later in life. These are the stories making health news this week; for more, visit TIME Health & Family.
It’s been 17 years since Dolly the sheep was cloned from a mammary cell. And now scientists applied the same technique to make the first embryonic-stem-cell lines from human skin cells.
A breakthrough in helping the body to produce more insulin could make tedious injections of the hormone history.
All it takes is one can of soda to increase risk of type 2 diabetes by 22%, according to a new study.
The latest study finds an intriguing connection between weight-bearing exercises and a lower risk of diabetes.
In the latest revelation about the human genome, researchers say individuals with a certain genetic mutation that predispose them to diabetes may be able to rely on beta carotene to reduce their symptoms.
It’s one thing to find a strategy that works in the lab, but quite another to prove that it’s effective in the real world as well.