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.
Don’t undermine the effectiveness of your heart medications. Taking one pill cannot save us from bad habits. Find out what you need to do for a healthier heart.
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.
If you have diabetes – even if it’s well controlled -- it’s important to get the flu shot. With your immune system already weakened, taking extra precautions against infections is important.
Medications that alter your metabolism can also affect cardiovascular health. That's why the results of a recent study of diabetes drugs are important; they show DPP-4 inhibitors are safe for your heart.
Treating one patient at a time in the worldwide battle with diabetes requires collaboration among pharma, doctors, payers, and patients. Experts discuss devices, pills, and treatment strategies for diabetes.
Different surgical procedures have proven beneficial to thousands of patients with diabetes, and more will be available soon. Learn about the surgeries performed to fight obesity and diabetes.
The Western diet is increasingly becoming a global diet, and rates of obesity and type 2 diabetes aren’t far behind. Healthcare experts say stemming the tide will take multinational cooperation.
Speaking to 1,500 healthcare experts at today’s Medical Innovation Summit, experts Drs. Roizen and Schauer share startling evidence of the obesity epidemic’s scope, and they challenge healthcare providers to do more.
While the average life expectancy is increasing, not everyone is enjoying a good quality of life. Here’s how you can decrease your risk of chronic disease and increase your odds of living not just longer — but better.