A new study aimed to determine whether asthma can lead to obesity in adults. Research already exists to show the reverse is true – obesity increases the risk of asthma – but Spanish researchers attempted to identify this new relationship.… Read More
New reports show that nine U.S. states are considering laws that would require residents to purchase health insurance. These proposals came just two months after Republicans voted to repeal the ACA’s mandate requiring that all individuals… Read More
With so much going on in the news (i.e. post elections, more political turmoil, severe weather), you may have missed the latest in diabetes news this week. Not to worry! We’ve got you covered with the Diabetes Health Weekly Roundup to share… Read More
This crossword puzzle was inspired by this week’s news and podcast reports. Play along with us to test your knowledge and comprehension on topics we post Monday-Friday.
A study presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2017 Congress indicates that central obesity or carrying more fat in the trunk instead of in other areas, puts older women at a higher risk for cancer than those who carry their additional… Read More
A study done in the U.S. indicates what many have believed for some time: adults who tend to sit most of the day are likely to die earlier than those who don’t sit that much. What this study shows that may be surprising is that exercise habits play… Read More
Faced with one of the highest opioid overdose death rates in the nation, Kentucky legislators have passed a law limiting opioid prescriptions to three days. Novus Medical Detox Center commends the move and urges other states to follow suit.… Read More