Recent Examples of diabetes from the Web
Kids with type 1 diabetes can go on the field for batting practice, get a ball for players to sign, learn facts about diabetes and enjoy the game as guests of Marlins pitcher Dustin McGowan.
Breastfeeding lowers a mother’s risk of Type 2 diabetes, breast cancer, ovarian cancer and postpartum depression.
He was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes more than 15 years ago and has worn a prosthesis since the amputation to throw out the occasional ceremonial first pitch at Cardinals games.
The study led by Setiawan found those drinking one cup of coffee daily had a 12 percent lower risk of death from heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, respiratory and kidney disease.
A device that helps people with diabetes eliminate finger-pricking has been something of a holy grail for scientists.
The predictions from social media matched actual mortality rates more closely than did predictions based on 10 leading risk factors, such as smoking and diabetes.
Under the ACA, the report found more black women were able to access to health care, including preventive screenings and treatment for chronic illnesses such as diabetes, HIV and hypertension.
Researchers are reportedly looking into whether poop transplants can help with everything from irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn's disease, obesity, diabetes, epilepsy, and HIV.
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Origin and Etymology of diabetes
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of diabetes for English Language Learners
medical : a serious disease in which the body cannot properly control the amount of sugar in your blood because it does not have enough insulin
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