Autoimmune Disease Joins the Conversation During Men’s Health Month

Autoimmune Disease Joins the Conversation During Men’s Health Month

Autoimmune disease (AD), a condition in which one’s immune system mistakenly attacks the body’s own healthy cells, is currently reported to affect 50 million Americans today. So why is AD virtually absent from the discussion during Men’s Health Month? Autoimmune disease is disproportionately prevalent among women – which account for more than 75 percent of […]

Catch-Up Sleep Can Reduce Diabetes Risk Tied to Sleep Loss

Catch-Up Sleep Can Reduce Diabetes Risk Tied to Sleep Loss

Sleep deprivation’s effect on someone’s performance and mood is well known. Several studies have also shown that not getting enough sleep can lead to health problems, including weight gain and diabetes. However, a new study offers hope for sleep-deprived young adults and others chronically staring at the clock all night long. Research shows that a […]

Diabetes: 5 Myths Demystified

Diabetes: 5 Myths Demystified

Diabetes can be a difficult disease to understand. This is due, in part, to the fact that there are several myths and misconceptions about the disease. It can make it difficult for people to recognize and understand the true facts regarding this ailment, such as diabetes being a serious and life-altering disease. These myths can […]

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