Study: Shorter People Are At A Greater Risk Of Type 2 DiabetesTall people might be at greater risk of developing cancer, but short people aren't off the hook.
Learn To Lower Your Risk Of Developing Type 2 Diabetes At One Of Metro Detroit's Prevention ClassesAdults who have risk factors such as elevated blood sugar and excess body weight can put them at a higher risk for developing Type 2 diabetes.
SE Michigan Beacon Community Reports Progress With DiabeticsThe Southeast Michigan Beacon Community announced positive results of surveys taken by patients with type 2 diabetes who participated in SEMBC's patient health navigator program.
Report: Red Meat Link To Type 2 DiabetesA large new study out of Singapore finds people who eat a lot of red meat increase their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, while those who cut down on red meat cut their risk.
Preventing Diabetes Damage: Zinc's Effects On A Kinky, Two-Faced CohortIn type 2 diabetes, a protein called amylin forms dense clumps that shut down insulin-producing cells, wreaking havoc on the control of blood sugar. But zinc has a knack for preventing amylin from misbehaving. Recent research at the University of Michigan offers new details about how zinc performs this "security guard" function.