Diabetes

 
Tanner Program Helps Water Aerobics Instructor Reach Weight Loss Goals
Sandra Harrington thought teaching water aerobics would help her reach her weight loss goals, but she slowly began gaining weight. Get Healthy, Live Well’s Diabetes Prevention Program helped her get back on track.
 
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Registration Open for Tanner’s Living Well With Diabetes Workshop
Struggling with ongoing symptoms of diabetes? Tanner Health System’s Get Healthy, Live Well offers a free, six-session Living Well With Diabetes workshop to help participants manage diabetes.

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Tai Chi for Health Class Starting Aug. 21 in Carrollton
Registration is now open for a class that will help improve your health through training in the ancient Chinese martial art of tai chi. Tanner Health System’s Get Healthy, Live Well is offering free Tai Chi for Health classes in August.
 
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Free Diabetes Prevention Classes Starting This Summer
More than 84 million Americans — or 1 in 3 adults — have prediabetes, a dangerous condition that puts them at elevated risk for developing type 2 diabetes. But the good news is diabetes can often be prevented or delayed by maintaining a healthy weight and staying physically active.
 
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Diabetes

Could a vaccine from the early 1900s be the key to preventing serious diabetes complications? Maybe, say researchers from Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital.

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Diabetes

For many diabetics, one of the most dreaded aspects of managing their condition is the need to inject insulin multiple times a day. But Harvard researchers have discovered a way to deliver insulin in a pill, and it appears to work well -- at least in rats.

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Diabetes

Using an artificial pancreas can help hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes maintain good blood sugar control, a new study suggests.

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Diabetes

If she's fit, a woman is less likely to develop diabetes during pregnancy, a new study contends.

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Diabetes

New research suggests that a single blood test could confirm type 2 diabetes, saving patients time and health care costs.

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Diabetes

Alec Smith was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes shortly before his 24th birthday. When he turned 26, he lost his health insurance. Less than a month later, he lost his life because he couldn't afford the exorbitant price of his life-saving insulin.

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