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Smokers beware of type 2 diabetes

July 28, 2014
The CDC and the acting surgeon general of the United States, Boris Lushniak, M.D., M.P.H. have announced that tobacco smokers are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. The relationship between tobacco smokers and the risk of...
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Live healthy: Living with diabetes

July 28, 2014
Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels are above normal. Most of the food we eat is turned into glucose, or sugar, for our bodies to use for energy. The pancreas, an organ that lies near the stomach...
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Onion soup

July 25, 2014
As the evenings start to get cooler, thoughts of warming comfort food come to mind. One that seems to be a favourite is onion soup. This recipe is simple to make plus it also freezes well. Local...
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Higher diabetes risk linked to shift work

July 25, 2014
Risk of diabetes significantly higher among menMillions of men and women perform shift work, whether they have a night job or rotate shifts during the week. From fire fighters to truck drivers, shift work is part of their career and...
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Frequent urination in young children may be sign of diabetes

July 19, 2014
Frequent urination and thirst are two common signs of diabetes in young children, according to the American Diabetes Association. http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/symptoms/ Being hungry is another sign. Diabetes also tends to run in families.The Mayo...
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Gift of life comes back 10 years later

July 11, 2014
Ten years ago the Milliard family suffered a great loss: the death of their son, Kalem, due to an ATV accident. The family was generous in donating his organs to others who could not live without this gift of life...
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Get your diabetic related questions answered

July 1, 2014
Do you have questions concerning diabetes? Get them answered this week by a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE). TuDiabetes.org will host a live interview on 3 July with Gary Scheiner, CDE. The hour long video chat is scheduled for 3...
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