CSOA's Knowledge Network
Browsing all articles in Diabetes

Diabetes 101

diabetes (1)Diabetes 101 - You can learn how to take care of diabetes and prevent serious problems that can result from this condition. The more you know, the better you will be equipped to manage your diabetes.

Read more »

MCL_102167800_women_walking_Ardito_300Half of Asian Americans with diabetes are undiagnosed a new study shows. Early treatment is important to prevent the complications related to diabetes. However, with the correct lifestyle choices type 2 diabetes is often preventable.

Diabetes is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States, costing an estimated $245 billion in 2012. This cost is due to the increased use of health resources and lost productivity. In fact the recent prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes, to include type 1 diabetes, has increased during the past decades.

Read more »

iStock_Warm_Coffee

Coffee Could Reduce Risk of a Heart Attack

People who drink coffee could reduce the risk of a heart attack.  Individuals who consumed a moderate amount of coffee every day had a lower risk of clogged arteries and heart attacks, according to a study.

Read more »

diabetesdefinition.smNew research suggests there is growing evidence to support the theory that the brain plays a key role in the regulation of normal glucose levels, as well as the development of type 2 diabetes.

The development of type 2 diabetes is a result of the body not producing enough insulin or the body's cells not reacting to insulin (known as insulin resistance), with then end result being high levels of sugar in the blood (hyperglycemia). Read more »

The Keys To Connect

Newsletter

LIKE Us On Facebook

Log In


>> Register

Categories