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Know your Symptoms and Numbers: Your Heart Depends on It

Joan Lunden | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Did you know that heart disease is the number one killer of men AND women in the US?

Originally posted in: Heart Health
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Sandra's Story with the National Diabetes Prevention Program

Joan Lunden | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Find out how Sandra made the National DPP work for her.

Originally posted in: Diabetes
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How Diabetes Affects Heart Health

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

People with diabetes are twice as likely to have heart disease or stroke. The good news: eating well and getting active can help lower risk.

Originally posted in: Diabetes
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Prediabetes Awareness Campaign

Joan Lunden | Thursday, February 9, 2017

The CDC launched the first-ever national campaign to raise awareness about pre diabetes and encourages people take the all-important first step: finding out their risk.

Originally posted in: Diabetes
Be your own valentine

Love the One You’re With - YOU!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Thursday, February 9, 2017

Be your own Valentine during this season of love.

Originally posted in: Emotional Health
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Know your Chronic Kidney Disease Risk due to Diabetes

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, February 7, 2017

A third of people living with diabetes also have chronic kidney disease or CKD. Early CKD has no signs or symptoms, so talk to your doctor about getting tested if you hav...

Originally posted in: Diabetes
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Today Show War on Cancer Series: Breast in a Day

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Today Show War on Cancer Series: Breast in a Day

Originally posted in: Breast Cancer
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Today Show War on Cancer Series: Latest in Immunotherapy

Joan Lunden | Monday, February 6, 2017

Today Show War on Cancer Series: Latest in Immunotherapy

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Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Kids

Joan Lunden | Thursday, February 2, 2017

Diabetes can run in families, but so can healthy lifestyle habits—especially when the whole family does them together.

Originally posted in: Diabetes
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Reversing Prediabetes

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Prediabetes can be reversed, and you don’t have to do it alone. A CDC-recognized lifestyle change program can significantly reduce the risk of ever developing type 2 diab...

Originally posted in: Diabetes
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