Diabetes

3 Reasons to Care About Tobacco Prevention
If you’re not a current tobacco user, you may wonder why you should care about tobacco prevention. It’s true most people involved with tobacco prevention efforts don’t use tobacco, but whether you are a tobacco user or not, this issue affects us all. Here are three reasons why you should care.
Take Action
Don’t let the “pre” in prediabetes fool you — prediabetes is a serious health condition that can develop into even more serious health conditions. Take action now to help prevent prediabetes from becoming type 2 diabetes. Take this quiz. If your results show you’re at risk, talk to your doctor about getting a simple blood sugar test to confirm your results.
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Plant-Based Diet Helps Keep Diabetes at Bay

THURSDAY, July 25, 2019 -- Turns out that the old adage -- an apple a day keeps the doctor away -- may actually be true. New research suggests that the more plant foods you eat, the lower your risk of type 2 diabetes.

People who ate a mostly plant-based diet reduced their risk of diabetes by 23%, the study found.

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