Tag Archives: Diabetes

A Moonshot For Diabetes Prevention, Part Five: A Ten Point Plan

A Ten Point PlanChunka Mui Unlike going to the moon, no scientific, engineering or medical breakthroughs are needed to prevent and perhaps even reverse diabetes. It is time for an urgent moonshot aimed at dramatically improving how well the nation addresses prediabetes (as I laid out in part three of this series). Research conclusively showed… Read More »

Medical News Today: Diabetes: How optimism may influence your risk

New research suggests that optimism may have a protective effect against type 2 diabetes in postmenopausal women. In addition to lifestyle factors such as physical activity, optimistic personality traits may lower diabetes risk. A range of factors can raise the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Some of these factors — such as diet, physical… Read More »