| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Do you know someone with diabetes? Pause a few seconds and think of those around you.
Maybe one or more of your relatives or friends have the disease. Maybe you have it, or maybe you don't know you have it.
In about 10 seconds, I could...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:31 PM
The story of the 1963 Bears, Chicago's overlooked champions, begins at the end of the 1962 season.
That year, the Bears won four of their last five games, including a 3-0 season finale against the Lions that many of the players recall as one of the...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:40 PM
We are a family of pet-lovers. We have two dogs and a cat, and we treat them like princes. They bring a lot of joy to our home, and I think they have helped teach my son compassion and patience. But they also bring stress. When they hurt, we hurt. When we...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 3:24 PM
A crucial tool in controlling diabetes is being vigilant about what you put in your mouth. But, some experts say, you don't have to be a slave to the glycemic index or banish cake and ice cream forever.
The primary goal for diabetics is to regulate...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:51 PM
We are a family of pet-lovers. We have two dogs and a cat, and we treat them like princes. They bring a lot of joy to our home, and I think they have helped teach my son compassion and patience.
But they also bring stress. When they hurt, we hurt....
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:35 PM
by Marguerite McNeal and Zara Husaini/Medill News Service Do you know exactly how many carbs you ate for lunch, how fast your blood sugar drops …...
| Mar 20, 2012
Melissa Hall thought she was doing everything right--young, thin and leading a healthy lifestyle.
Then last August at the age of 36 she was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.
It was a bombshell.
"Completely shocked,” Melissa said. “Both of...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Over the last few years, there has been a lot of negative hype over genetically modified organisms (GMO). GMOs are plants, bacteria or even animals that have had their genetic code modified in a laboratory. Many of these organisms are marketed...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Q: I am a Type 1 diabetic. Last year, I went to the hospital because I had ruptured a spinal disk. As I lay in the emergency room in excruciating pain, my wife and I gave my history and my current drug usage (which was already in the hospital electronic...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 11:07 AM
After Eileen Smith was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes four years ago, she went in search of a medical ID bracelet to wear in case she suffered a hypoglycemic episode away from home.
She bought a standard bracelet at the drug store, but it broke....