YMCA Offers Advice on Reducing Diabetes

MEDFORD, Ore. — This month is National Diabetes Awareness month, and the Rogue Valley YMCA is encouraging everyone to learn their risks and reduce their chances of developing the disease.

Doctors Link Sugar to Health Issues

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Sugar is a major contributor to the country’s obesity epidemic, which is why doctors say now is as good a time as any to kick the craving. It’s the sugar that’s already added to food products that you need to be wary of. The American Heart Association recommends women consume no more … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: More Kids have Diabetes

AURORA, Col. (JAMA) — A new study reveals more kids are being diagnosed with diabetes in America.┬áType 1 diabetes is a life-long condition, usually requiring patients to inject themselves with insulin every day for the rest of their life.┬áType 2 diabetes can also be a life-long issue requiring close monitoring and medication if lifestyle changes … Continue reading »