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4 Low-Sugar Food Swaps

Try these trades to lower your blood sugar

Statins May Seriously Increase Diabetes Risk

Statins can lower cholesterol and even tamp down inflammation to keep the risk of heart disease down. But these commonly prescribed drugs may increase the risk...

Are Diabetes Rates Really “Leveling Off”?

For the first time in several decades, we’re starting to see a slowing of new diabetes diagnoses, suggests new data published in JAMA. The study authors examined...

Obesity Is A Big Contributor To Diabetes Boom

Diabetes is one of the most common diseases in the U.S., and there’s a single biggest culprit to blame, found a new study released today in Annals of Internal...

Prediabetes Increases Cancer Risk By 15%

A new study published in Diabetologia shows a link between prediabetes–when blood sugar levels are higher than normal but don’t yet qualify as diabetes–and...

FDA Removes Restrictions on Diabetes Drug Avandia

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is rolling back warnings and restrictions on the diabetes drug rosiglitazone (Avandia), after an independent analysis...