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Why and How to use a Baby Heartbeat Monitor

Although the baby heartbeat monitor is most commonly used at pre-natal visits and during labor, some women like the idea of being able to...

Healthy Weight, Better Mobility

One more reason it pays to maintain a healthy weight: Packing on too many pounds early in life can put you at risk for...

How to manage diabetes more efficiently

American adults with diabetes are doing a better job at managing their blood glucose levels, and fewer are developing cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to...

Personal Relationships and Longevity

There may be a downside to self-reliance: A study found that people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes who are comfortable reaching out...

Blood sugar levels chart

Diabetes is a chronic condition where pancreatic cells do not produce enough insulin (diabetes type 1) or where the body cannot use the produced...

A link Between Diabetes and Depression

Diabetes and depression are intimately linked, and one new study* indicates that seeking proper treatment for depression prolongs the lives of older people with...

Weight Gain and Pregnancy

When it comes to pregnancy and your risk for gestational diabetes, it’s not just how much you gain—it’s how quickly, too. In a study of...