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Yogurt May Help Prevent Diabetes

As the saying goes, an apple a day keeps the doctor away — but pairing that fruit with yogurt may keep diabetes away, too.

Exercise Didn't Help Some Diabetes Patients

For many diabetes patients, exercise can be a life-changing tool for managing their blood sugar. Some diabetes patients, however, may be unable to reap the blood sugar benefits of an exercise regimen.

Diabetes Was Often Undiagnosed

What you don't know about your health might hurt you. New research found that many people had a chronic illness without knowing it.

Coffee May Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Coffee drinkers may have one more reason to brew another pot. Coffee might prevent type 2 diabetes, according to a research roundup published for World Diabetes Day.

Sleep Apnea May Speed Kidney Decline

Diabetes is a major risk factor for kidney disease. It can damage tiny blood vessels in the kidneys that filter waste from the blood. Add sleep apnea to the mix, and kidneys may decline even faster, new research suggests.

Bariatric Surgery May Reduce Diabetes Risk

Surgery for weight loss is meant to help patients slim down. But new research suggests that it might also prevent type 2 diabetes in the process.

FDA Approves New Combination Pill for Type 2 Diabetes

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new combination pill to treat type 2 diabetes.

Low T May Worsen Heart Risks in Men With Diabetes

Diabetes and low testosterone may each increase the risk of heart disease. Having both may push that risk even higher.

Mediterranean Diet May Fight Heart and Diabetes Risks

Good food is essential to good health. By following the Mediterranean diet, patients may be able to reduce obesity, high blood sugar and other factors that promote heart disease and type 2 diabetes, a new study found.

Gout Patients May Have Higher Diabetes Risk

Having gout has been tied to an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. And one gender might be at higher risk than the other.