Posts Tagged ‘Type-2 diabetes’

Sleep Deprivation Increases Risk For Diabetes, Heart Attack, Hypertension

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Sleep of six to eight hours a night is vital for your continued good health. While doctors repeatedly advise to get enough sleep, hectic daily schedules prevent many of us from getting it.   Now comes a new study, which shows that insufficient nightly sleep can increase your risk for high blood pressure, type-2 diabetes and…

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Dry Eyes: The Causes, Symptoms, And Treatments

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Dry eyes can be unpleasant and very painful. Symptoms can include irritation, a gritty and burning feeling, excess watering, and blurred vision.   Dry eye is a condition in which a person doesn’t have enough quality tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. Tears are necessary for maintaining the health of the front surface of…

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Diabetics Fighting To Reduce Skyrocketing Insulin Prices

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Diabetics are fighting hard to get drug companies to reduce their skyrocketing insulin prices.  These diabetics suffer from Type-1 diabetes. There are two main types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Both types of diabetes are chronic diseases that affect the way your body regulates blood sugar, or glucose. Glucose is the fuel that…

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