The Connection Between Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Women’s Health

The Connection Between Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Women's Health

Reviewed by Nieca Goldberg, M.D.In 1994, iconic singer Patti LaBelle lived every performer’s worst nightmare — she collapsed on stage in front of thousands of fans. LaBelle attributed her fall to exhaustion until she learned she had Type 2 diabetes.

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Healthier 2021: Laura’s Staying Hydrated

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This post appears as part of our Healthier 2021 series, in which we follow three WebMD team members as they strive to improve their health this year. You can follow their journeys here. By Laura J. Downey

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Laura Is Finding Motivation in Her ‘Why’

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This post appears as part of our Healthier 2021 series, in which we follow three WebMD team members as they strive to improve their health this year. You can follow their journeys here. By Laura J. Downey

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Guys, Health Aging Starts With a Trip to Your Doctor

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To live a long and healthy life, it helps to have a plan, to know what you need to do — and how to do it — to avoid disease or significant damage to your health. Len Horovitz, MD,

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Seat Belts and Smoking Rates Show People Eventually Adopt Healthy Behaviors – but It Can Take Time We Don’t Have During a Pandemic

Seat Belts and Smoking Rates Show People Eventually Adopt Healthy Behaviors – but It Can Take Time We Don’t Have During a Pandemic

By Randy P. Juhl, University of PittsburghWhy do we do things that are bad for us – or not do things that are good for us – even in light of overwhelming evidence? As someone with a long career in

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8 New Year’s Resolutions To Improve Your Health

8 New Year’s Resolutions To Improve Your Health

2020 is finally coming to an end, and a new year will soon be upon us. What better time to reset your health and wellness goals? With the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, health and self-care matter more right now than ever.

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Shopping Online to Stay Safe During the Pandemic? Here Are 10 Tips For Avoiding Scams

Shopping Online to Stay Safe During the Pandemic? Here Are 10 Tips For Avoiding Scams

By H. Colleen Sinclair, Mississippi State UniversityThe holiday season is already a booming time for online shopping. The COVID-19 pandemic only increases the likelihood that when people shop this holiday season, they will choose online shopping over brick-and-mortar stores. However,

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Good Nutrition Can Contribute to Keeping Covid-19 and Other Diseases Away

Good Nutrition Can Contribute to Keeping Covid-19 and Other Diseases Away

By Grayson Jaggers, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and SciencesThe connection between the pandemic and our dietary habits is undeniable. The stress of isolation coupled with a struggling economy has caused many of us to

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Can’t Sleep Due to COVID-19 Stress?

Can’t Sleep Due to COVID-19 Stress?

Layoffs. Working from home. Homeschooling children. Lack of physical contact with friends and family members. These are all issues the COVID-19 pandemic has brought to our lives — not to mention worries over our health and that of our loved

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