GRADE: U Of M Study On Type 2 DiabetesEsme Murphy spoke Sunday with Dr. Elizabeth Seaquist, a University of Minnesota researcher, about the GRADE study on type 2 diabetes.
'U' Needs Type 2 Diabetes Sufferers For GRADE StudyGood news for some locals who suffer from a common chronic disease.
HCMC Using Hyperbaric Chamber To Treat DiabetesA new study shows diabetes is skyrocketing around the world. Researchers say cases have quadrupled in the past three decades.
Study Shows Link Between Low Income, DiabetesDiabetes Alert Day is on Tuesday, and a new study shows a significant link between low income and risk for the disease.
Minneapolis Diabetes Expo Teaches Health EatingDiabetes is a disease that affects millions of people. And this weekend, at the American Diabetes Expo, you can learn from experts how to live a healthy, full life.
Victim’s Family Angry At Road Rage SentencingThe man who shot a motorcyclist after a road rage incident was sentenced Wednesday. But the victim's family thinks the punishment should be more severe. A jury found 73-year-old Joseph Kadlec guilty of assault and reckless use of a firearm after shooting 31-year-old Kyle Ronning in the face during a road rage incident two years ago.
Medtronic, Sanofi Join On Diabetes Drugs, DevicesMedical device manufacturer Medtronic Inc. and French drugmaker Sanofi have joined in a project to develop new combinations of drugs and devices for diabetes care. The two major companies announced Saturday the "global strategic alliance," which they said was aimed at improving experience and results for people with diabetes around the world.
Rybak Undergoes Second Heart Procedure Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak successfully underwent a procedure Monday afternoon to remove a blockage from an artery. He's recovering from a life-threatening heart attack which he suffered Saturday after cross-country skiing for nearly eight miles. Before Monday's procedure, the former mayor continued his light-hearted banter on Twitter, posting a picture of himself in a hospital gown, framed as a GQ magazine cover.
Doctors Want More People Watching Their CholesterolMore people could soon be put on drugs meant to lower cholesterol, thanks to new guidelines from the American Health Association and The American College of Cardiology. Doctors say statins are critical to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
Police: Help Us Find Missing West Central MN ManPolice are asking for help in finding an 81-year-old west central Minnesota man who has been missing since Tuesday. The Grant County Sheriff's Office is trying to locate Orlando Wayne Tollefson, who left Herman, Minn., at 5 p.m. Tuesday and didn't return to his residence.
Fertility Touchy Subject As Women Wait Longer To Have KidsHaving a baby isn't always easy for couples, and fertility can be a sensitive topic.
Study: Red Meat Raises Diabetes RiskNew research shows that if you have a lot of red meat in your diet it could increase your risk of type-2 diabetes. A study published in the JAMA Internal Medicine says researchers followed more than 100,000 people for four years. People who ate half a serving less of red meat a day reduced their risk of diabetes by 14 percent. But those who added a half serving increased their diabetes risk nearly 50 percent.