More than 600 walkers representing local businesses, families, schools, and other organizations are expected to participate in the annual Acadiana Walk to Cure Diabetes, on March 2, 2013 at River Ranch – Town Square.
Camp Victory in Leesville, La. is a camp where children with juvenile diabetes can have fun for a week and be monitored by the American Diabetes Association.
The camp provides a medical and dietary staff who also secure insulin, blood testing meters and supplies for the children who attend.
On yesterday's edition of Wellness Wednesday, Dr. Kevin talked about the amount of sugar Americans consume and how it is affecting our health. Click through and listen to hear his tips for changing your eating habits to change your health.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has issued an alert for diabetes patients. Scammers are trying to get your Social Security number and Medicare information in order to steal your identity! They pose as legitimate diabetes groups or government employees and offer free medical supplies.
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According to a study published at WebMD.com, one of the key nutrients found in milk may help reduce the risk of diabetes. Milk is fortified with vitamin D, a supplement that researchers at Tufts Medical Center in Boston have found may help prevent diabetes in people who are at a high risk of developing the disease.