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Manage Diabetes to Improve Health

One of the challenges to treating type 2 diabetes is simply that millions of people don’t know they have the serious disease. More than 29 million adults in the United States have diabetes, but one-fourth of them are unaware of their condition. Another 86 million adults have prediabetes – which often leads to type 2 […]

Exercise Good for Your Eyes

Want to possibly reduce your risk for glaucoma? Head out for a jog. A new study shows that maintaining an active lifestyle may help prevent glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness. The study was published in the October issue of the journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science.

Assessment Measures Diabetes Risk

Blurry vision. Bladder infections. Numbness in your hands or feet. These are some of the symptoms of diabetes that go unnoticed because they seem harmless. Millions of Americans have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, the most common form, but many people are unaware they are at high risk, according to the American Diabetes Association. […]