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Daily time with controlled blood sugar tied to risk of diabetic eye disease

(Reuters Health) – For people with diabetes, the chance of developing eye damage that can lead to blindness may depend on how many hours per day they can keep their blood sugar levels under control, a Chinese study suggests. This eye damage, known as diabetic retinopathy, is often caused by diabetes-related changes in blood vessels… Read More »

Bigger Family, Lower Cancer Risk?

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you come from a large family, you may have a lower risk of cancer, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from 178 countries and found that people from larger families were less likely to get cancer than those from smaller families.… Read More »