Generation Diabetes: Why the Youngest Type 2 Diabetes Patients Are the Sickest

Gail Punongbayan, pictured above, was first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at age 14. Wearing a maroon sweatshirt with “San Leandro Rebels” …


Anti-Obesity Drug Derived from Chili Peppers Shows Promise

A novel drug derived from capsaicin, the compound that gives chili peppers their spicy burn, showed long-term weight loss and improved metabolic …

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What Age Groups Are More Prone To Diabetes?

There was a time when type 2 diabetes was considered to be a disease that is commonly found among adults or seniors. But alas, this is no longer the …

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New Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Lead to Diabetes; Obesity

New research presented at the annual Experimental Biology meeting in San Diego last weekend looked at the influence of sugar and artificial …

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