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How to stop shivering Shivering usually occurs when a person is too cold, but there are other possible causes. These include fever, stress, low blood sugar, and anxiety. Shivering generally resolves on its own, but treatment may be necessary for some underlying causes. Here, l
Medical News Today | 4 hours, 54 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Is it true that 'healthy obesity' boosts death risk? New research questions whether metabolically healthy obesity obesity without diabetes, hypertension, or high cholesterol actually increases mortality.
Medical News Today | Jul 15, 2018 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What is maltodextrin and is it safe? Maltodextrin is a powder that manufacturers add to many foods to improve their texture, taste, or shelf-life. The FDA consider it safe, but it can cause spikes in blood glucose levels, so people with diabetes may wish to avoid it. Here, we look at which f
Medical News Today | Jul 11, 2018 5:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What are the health benefits of wild yam? Traditional medicine practitioners use wild yam to treat a variety of conditions, including menopause symptoms, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and muscular cramps. In this article, we examine the evidence supporting these medicinal uses as well as how to
Medical News Today | Jul 11, 2018 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Diabetes risk increased in women who work long hours A new study finds that women who work 45 hours per week or more have a heightened risk of developing diabetes. However, men were not affected.
Medical News Today | Jul 8, 2018 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Strong link found between air pollution and diabetes A new study finds a strong link between air pollution and an increased risk of diabetes. The findings could have a significant global impact.
Medical News Today | Jul 6, 2018 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What is the purpose of a vitamin B-12 level test? The body needs vitamin B-12 for many processes. People with a deficiency may have neurological symptoms and fatigue, while an excess may indicate liver disease or diabetes. Doctors can use a vitamin B-12 level test to determine how much B-12 is in the bod
Medical News Today | Jun 27, 2018 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What are the benefits of eating healthy? A healthful diet can help a person look and feel their best, but what are the real health benefits? In this article, we look at the top ten benefits of a varied, nutritious diet, including heart and stroke prevention, improved mood and memory, and decreas
Medical News Today | Jun 26, 2018 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Diabetes: The insulin pill may finally be here People with type 1 diabetes must have daily injections to manage symptoms. But researchers have finally developed a pill that may soon replace injections.
Medical News Today | Jun 26, 2018 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What to know about peripheral vascular disease Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) is when there is restricted blood flow to the limbs. Symptoms usually affect the legs, causing pain, cramps, and pale or blue skin. People who are over 50, have diabetes, or smoke cigarettes are more at risk of PVD. Read
Medical News Today | Jun 19, 2018 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend