A man shovels snow outside his home. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

HealthWatch: Protecting Your Heart In Cold Weather

Cold weather does more to you than just freeze your fingers and toes. It has a physical effect on your body, including your heart, and as the temperatures falls, your risk of having a heart attack rises.


Seniors Exercise (credit: AP Photo/John A. Bone)

Study Highlights Exercises That May Help Diabetics

Researchers were testing exercise programs that doctors could realistically recommend and that patients could stick with.


Brooklyn Jury Awards $17.5M To Jailed Diabetic

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City jury has ordered the city to pay $17.5 million to a diabetic man who suffered a seizure in jail after officers withheld his insulin.


Gizela Andrade - Photo: Facebook

Pregnant Woman With Diabetes Still Missing

Mount Vernon police Chief Barbara Duncan says there doesn’t appear to be any sign of foul play in the disappearance of 32-year-old Gizela Andrade.



Could Your Skin Be A Clue To Hidden Health Issues?

Many people worry about changes in their skin. Slight differences on the outside may signal clues to what’s going on inside the body, but not every little discoloration and bump is something to worry about.


Diabetes File Photo

Diabetic Manhattan Man Files Suit Against NYPD

A diabetic man arrested while injecting himself with insulin on a New York City subway has sued the NYPD.

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