Small labs and clinics in low-income areas often can’t afford state-of-the-art technology, but that might be about to change.
Condition Center: Diabetes
A cup of coffee a day won't necessarily keep the doctor away. But it may not invite him over either.
Will all the office couch potatoes please stand up? Your heart may thank you for it.
Staying on top of your health could one day be as easy as standing in front of your mirror.
There’s a new treatment in town. And it looks promising for children with this rare genetic disorder.
While it is already known that an unhealthy lifestyle can increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, that risk may increase even more depending...
The controversial new guidelines on what makes a patient eligible for cholesterol-reducing medications just got some fresh validation.
You may want to think twice before you down that bottle of Coke.
Sometimes important scientific discoveries occur secondhand. For Parkinson's disease, that may be exactly the case.
Weighing the benefits of medications against their potential risks is a common conundrum for many doctors. But, for one common diabetes medication, t...
It can be awkward to talk to your doctor about your sex life. But, for many men, problems in the bedroom can be a warning sign for another serious he...
For type 1 diabetes patients, daily insulin injections are a lifelong commitment. But these patients may soon be able to better manage their disease ...
Is an endless supply of free, home-brewed insulin for diabetes treatment a good idea? The jury may still be out.
A little pill could be the next advancement in preventing type 1 diabetes.
Your day-to-day activities just may halve your risk for heart failure.
Doctors usually advise patients with type 2 diabetes to eat better and exercise more, but these lifestyle changes may not be enough in some cases.
Sugary drinks may taste good, but they may also take a big toll on public health.
Heart disease remains the leading cause of death in the US, but watching for certain risk factors may help give your heart a chance.