A new study published Wednesday indicates that drinking one sugary beverage per day could increase a person’s risk of eventually having diabetes by as much as 22 percent.
Researchers at the University of Auckland in New Zealand have learned that first-born children are at greater risk of developing diabetes.
ATLANTA (WAOK) – – For the first time ever, the American Academy of Pediatrics is coming out with specific guidelines for the treatment of children with Type 2 diabetes. They cover kids between ten and […]
ATLANTA (WAOK) - A new study shows a rapid rise in the number of diabetes cases in the U.S., especially in the South and in Appalachian states. The study released by the U.S. Centers for […]
The nation’s diabetes problem is getting worse, and health officials say the biggest changes have been in Oklahoma and a number of Southern states.
This Saturday, May 5th, will be your last chance to join Larry Tinsley for the Project Health: Communites of Health Faith Challenge presented by CVS/ Pharmacy! You or your church could particapate in this free health event […]
Celebrity chef Paula Deen, known best for her calorie-intensive culinary offerings, is expected to announce that she has been diagnosed with type-2 diabetes.
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Congressman David Scott is holding his annual Health Fair this weekend in Atlanta. Congressman Scott brings together area hospitals, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and leaders of the healthcare industry to host his annual health […]
New research shows that people with diabetes face a higher risk of death from other diseases other than heart attack, and stroke. The new study proves that people at the age of 50 with diabetes, die […]