A measure of health many primary care providers may use when conducting an annual physical is BMI. BMI simply means Body-Mass-Index. It is an important tool to gauge overall health.
New diagnoses of diabetes mellitus is increasing rapidly in the United States and is a serious medical condition. Naturally, many want to know the early signs and symptoms of diabetes.
Many people are concerned with stomach fat. Losing weight is important for anyone with heart disease, diabetes, arthritis, and many other serious health conditions.
Cancer causing agents, or carcinogens are many. Adding to the list may be soda, or more correctly, sugared drinks, perhaps the sugar itself. This is the conclusion of two studies into sugared drinks like soda and juice
Diabetes affects over 9% of the U.S. population. About 30 million people live with diabetes, many wonder what is the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes?