Tell diabetes ‘not me’ this winter and holiday season

Tell diabetes ‘not me’ this winter and holiday season (ARA) – Each winter, the cold weather and holiday festivities can bring special challenges to the nearly 26 million Americans living with diabetes – and the 79 million with prediabetes who are at grave risk of developing it. With the season fast approaching, experts caution people…

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What 26 million Americans should know about diabetes and oral health

What 26 million Americans should know about diabetes and oral health (ARA) – People living with diabetes need to take care of and monitor their health very closely. While monitoring their blood glucose is usually top of mind, the 26 million Americans living with diabetes may be surprised to learn that 95 percent have a…

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Healthy holiday eating advice for people with diabetes

Healthy holiday eating advice for people with diabetes (ARA) – The holidays can be difficult for people watching their diet. For those with health issues such as diabetes, the dietary minefield of holiday temptations can be especially troublesome. In the United States, 8.3 percent of the population (nearly 26 million adults and children) has diabetes,…

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The link between chronic disease and hearing loss: Are you at risk?

The link between chronic disease and hearing loss: Are you at risk? (ARA) – Hearing loss isn’t a harmless condition to be ignored. In fact, hearing loss often coexists with other serious health problems. And a growing body of research indicates that there may be a link. Studies show that people with heart disease, diabetes,…

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