Tag: prediabetes

A ‘Vicious Cycle’ — Insulin Resistance and...

Changes in the body that most people don’t notice are underway long before a person is diagnosed with type 2...

August 31, 2022

Understanding Prediabetes, An ‘Independent Risk Factor’ for...

Prediabetes is prevalent, misunderstood and potentially serious on its own as an independent risk factor for heart disease, explain Baptist...

August 29, 2022

Understanding Prediabetes

Prediabetes is a diagnosis where your blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be considered...

August 22, 2022

Prediabetes: An Epidemic That’s Reversible — Here’s...

Prediabetes — a condition that if left unchecked often leads to type 2 diabetes — is so common that U.S....

June 6, 2022

Roundup: Nearly 30% of Teens may be...

New Research: Nearly 30% of 12- to 19-Year-Olds May Have Prediabetes The rate of prediabetes among U.S. teens and adolescents,...

April 8, 2022

Roundup: More Cases of ‘Mild Cognitive Impairment’;...

Report: Cases of ‘Mild Cognitive Impairment’ on the Rise in Those 60 and Older A new report from the Alzheimer’s...

March 18, 2022

Healthy, Plant-Rich Diet May Help Lower Risk...

Poor metabolic health, which is linked to obesity, type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure, has been associated with increased...

November 24, 2021

Latest Case Against Too Many Sugary Drinks

Sugary drinks fuel weight gain and the U.S. obesity epidemic among adults and children, elevating the risk of diabetes and...

September 16, 2021

More Young Adults are Being Diagnosed with...

Just weeks before the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, a study in the JAMA Pediatrics, published by the American Medical...

April 1, 2021

Diabetes Alert Day 2021: Understanding Your Risk,...

The numbers are startling: about 88 million American adults — or 1 in 3 — have prediabetes, which is when...

March 23, 2021

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