A Cleveland Clinic-led study shows that a specific type of diabetes drug can decrease, by up to 32 percent, the risk of cancer in female patients with type 2 diabetes.
People can be at risk for type 2 diabetes without even realizing it. Know the risk factors and work on what you can control.There is a lot you can do to prevent and if needed, control diabetes.
It’s easy to assume exercise and natural supplements are always beneficial for people with thyroid conditions – but even exercise can be dangerous if thyroid conditions are not properly diagnosed and controlled first.
Medical breakthroughs offer new options for people who suffer with headache pain. Specialized nerve blocks, medication injections, epidural blood patches and stimulation therapy may alleviate headaches for six months or more.
Watch our Google+ Hangout On Air about obesity and heart health called Obesity: The Heavy Impact on Your Heart, which took place in a live Q&A with our experts on Sept. 17 at 12:30 p.m., EST.
We’ve heard of the connections between healthy eating and diabetes prevention, but new research shows a close link between reducing red meat in your diet and slashing your risk of developing diabetes.
Researchers have found lupus risk has strong ties to genetics. Women generally are more at risk than men, but the staggering difference is tied to family history. Knowing if you are more at risk means you can watch for the signs -- and get early treatment if needed.
Going gluten-free is a trend these days, but how do you know if you actually have Celiac disease? Even though nearly 2 million Americans have Celiac disease, most of them do not know that they have it.
The American Medical Association (AMA) has officially recognized obesity as a chronic disease. Defining obesity as a disease should spur physicians and patients to see it as a serious medical issue.
Each year, 70,000 people lose a lower limb -- a leg or foot -- because of type 2 diabetes. Though it contributes to more than 230,000 deaths each year, you can find old-fashioned solutions in today's health number.