What You Need To Know About Diabetes

Joan Lunden

29.1 million people in the US have diabetes. What exactly is the disease and is there a cure? November is National Diabetes Month, so lets answer some of these FAQs.

Originally posted in: Health

Joan Lunden's Caregiving Journey

Joan Lunden

Sherri Snelling, caregiving contributor for ThirdAge.com, recently spoke to Joan Lunden about her role as a Sandwich Generation and long-distance caregiver for her mother...

Originally posted in: Caregiving
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Type II Diabetes: A Threat to All Our Children

Growing Up Healthy

Over the past twenty years, Type II diabetes has increased dramatically in both children and adults.

Originally posted in: Children's Health
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Obesity: Much More Than Just a Weight Problem

Growing Up Healthy

We only have to watch kids in school yards, or listen to the nightly news to understand how prevalent obesity has become in our society.

Originally posted in: Children's Health