Baby boomers have a reputation for being addicted to exercise and obsessed with eating well. But that story didnít jibe with what physician Dana E. King and his colleagues see walking through the door of their family practice every day in Morgantown, W. Va.
Even if cholesterol tests and blood pressure readings donít signal heart trouble, a CT scan could raise red flags.
Type II diabetes can be effectively fought in the communities where people live, not just in clinical settings, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine.
Source: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
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Tyler Trovato loves his peanut butter and jelly sandwiches with a glass of milk, but if he diverges from that and only a handful of other foods, the 6-year-old goes into a fit of vomiting and lethargy so severe that he has to go to the emergency room.