Working with Your Diabetes Health Care Team

Working with Your Diabetes Health Care Team

Diabetes affects the body in many complex ways, and having a team to help you stay as healthy and vital as possible, for as long as possible, is key.

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Today's Health News
Health Tip: Watch the Road on Halloween

Be careful of trick-or-treaters


Health Tip: When Your Child Needs to Lose Weight

Get doctor's approval before starting a diet


Multiple Drug Use Raises Infection Risk for 'Swinging' Couples

Researchers cite need for safe sex practices


Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults

Study found eating meals together once or twice a week was tied to lower risk of becoming overweight

Health Tip of the Day

Heart Disease and Women

Although many women may see cancer as their most serious health threat, heart disease is the bigger killer. Researchers at New York University School of Medicine reported in 2004 that heart disease is the leading cause of death in U.S. women over age 45. Each year, 450,000 women die of heart disease. That figure is higher than the deaths for all cancers combined.