Type 2 Diabetes Is Latest Threat in Ongoing Destruction of American…

It seems like practically every day brings a new reason to worry that we're accidentally killing our children with newfangled diseases and ensuring the downfall of our society. Obviously, the growing rates of obesity found in children have long been a concern, but now a new study has found that type 2 diabetes, one of… » 4/30/12 3:00pm 4/30/12 3:00pm

Did Doctors Discover a Cure for Type 2 Diabetes?

Weight-loss surgery has typically been used for one thing alone: to achieve weight-loss, duh. But a new study in today's New England Journal of Medicine has found that, surprisingly, it also works to put patients with type 2 diabetes into remission. That seems crazy, since for so long the only way to manage or reverse… » 3/26/12 11:55pm 3/26/12 11:55pm