Diabetes

Study: Cinnamon May Help People With Diabetes

(CNN) - A new study suggests a particular spice could help pre-diabetic people. Researchers say they found that cinnamon may improve blood sugar and may slow the progression from pre-diabetes to type two diabetes. The 12-week research looked at…

Study: Taxing Soda Could Save Millions From Diabetes

(CNN) - Taxes on sugary drinks can lead to major health gains and reductions in health care costs, according to a new study. The journal Circulation article indicates there are real health and economic benefits of taxes on sodas…

Free Diabetes Prevention Program

More than 1 in 10 Georgia adults has diabetes, or more than a million people.  Several hundred thousand more Georgians have pre-diabetes, a condition that…

FAA To Allow Pilots With Diabetes To Fly Planes

(CNN) - The Federal Aviation Administration is set to clear pilots with insulin-treated diabetes to fly commercial airliners. That's according to a U.S. Department of Transportation official, who said the new protocol could be announced as early as next…

Study:A Plant-Based Diet Might Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

(CNN) - If you're at risk for diabetes, listen up. You might want to think about starting a plant-based diet. That means chowing down on fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes and nuts. And eating that way could help lower…

Dr. Strozier Talks Gestational Diabetes

Pregnant women tend to crave those things that we typically do not need. Dr. Curtrina Strozier gives tips on how to combat Gestational Diabetes.    

Smoking and Diabetes

In Your Health Minute, A new Harvard study suggests quitting smoking is worth it for people with diabetes even if they gain some weight. Researchers tracked the…

Study: Not Exercising Worse than Smoking, Diabetes

(CNN) - If you don't have the motivation to hit the gym, this might be the push you need. A new study finds that not exercising can be worse for you than smoking or having heart disease. Researchers at…

Study: Women Who Work Long Hours Ups Risk of Diabetes

(CNN) - A new study has found that working long hours could increase a woman's risk of developing diabetes. Researchers found women working 45 hours or more per week had a 63%greater risk compared to those women working between…

Study:Apple Watch can Detect Diabetes with 85% Accuracy

(CNN) - Wearable technology is changing how diseases are detected. Mobile health app 'Cardiogram' and the University of California San Francisco conducted a study finding the Apple watch can detect diabetes with 85% accuracy. MacWorld reports they used about 14,000…