Type 2 Diabetes

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Lynne Adkins
July 31, 2020 - 11:55 am
Researchers have found that a commonly used diabetes drug may help in the battle against Lou Gehrig's Disease. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
September 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
Sometimes we learn best from experience, and it's definitely the case when it comes to Type 2 diabetes.
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Type 2 diabetes.
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April 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We are seeing a growing number of people being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes before they turn 40-years-old. This is a problem that most medical experts...
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January 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — I am always trying to provide you with the best information regarding ways to improve your diet for better health. There are consistent points mentioned all the time...
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October 16, 2018 - 12:11 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests, reinforcing evidence that benefits extend beyond weight loss. The study tracked about 20,000 severely obese patients with Type 2 diabetes. Those who had...
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Weight Gain
August 30, 2018 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It is common knowledge that smokers often gain weight when they kick the habit. One of the reasons why exercises are stressed for those who are trying to stop smoking...
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Lynne Adkins
June 26, 2018 - 9:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There could soon be another tool in the battle of type 2 diabetes. The artificial pancreas is currently approved for use in people with type 1 diabetes. Antonio Di Carlo, a transplant surgeon at Temple University Hospital, said the device monitors and controls blood...
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Type 2 Diabetes
June 22, 2018 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One thing we have learned over the years is that as people get older and they gain weight, eating meals late at night can increase the risk factors for obesity and type...
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Type 2 Diabetes
June 06, 2018 - 3:30 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- We are living in an electronic age and there is no doubt that social media is becoming more and more important. So it is no surprise that the use of social media...
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Diabetic Diet
May 16, 2018 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One of the best ways to treat diabetes is to provide patients with a consistent and healthy diet. But healthy diets can be quite expensive. A new program at Geisinger...
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