Moms who breastfeed at lower risk of diabetes

Moms who breastfeed at lower risk of diabetes

Mothers who breastfeed at least 12 months have lower risk of hypertension, diabetes, than other new mothers, meta-analysis shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2019, 6:55 PM
Israeli scientists say cure for diabetes coming soon

Israeli scientists say cure for diabetes coming soon

Betalin Therapeutics touts 'Engineered Micro Pancreas' as replacement for insulin injections for diabetes patients.Gary Willig, 10/2/2019, 8:39 PM
Mother arrested for injecting kids with insulin to get benefits

Mother arrested for injecting kids with insulin to get benefits

Mother of 10 suspected of injecting 5 of her children with insulin to fake their diabetes, get annuities from National Insurance Institute.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 8:28 PM
‘We’ve been treating diabetes all wrong’

‘We’ve been treating diabetes all wrong’

Dr. Mariela Glandt speaks about how lifestyle changes are the most effective tool for diabetes care.ILTV, 4/24/2018, 11:52 AM
New glasses may prevent vision loss in diabetics

New glasses may prevent vision loss in diabetics

Rambam physician discovers new cause of vision loss in diabetics, creates new glasses to prevent impaired vision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2018, 1:06 PM
Study shows marriage improves survival rates

Study shows marriage improves survival rates

British study finds married people more likely to live even if they suffer from diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 7:07 AM
What's killing Palestinians?

What's killing Palestinians?

PA health ministry publishes stats on diabetes in time for World Health Day, revealing the disease is on the rise. Is it the leading killer?Dalit Halevy, 4/7/2016, 7:38 PM
Intelligent socks will help diabetics

Intelligent socks will help diabetics

Hebrew U students aim to reduce foot ulcers by linking pressure-sensing socks to a smartphone app that informs patients of developing risk.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2016, 8:39 PM
70% of soldiers gain weight during their service

70% of soldiers gain weight during their service

Knesset Health Committee gathers forces from across country to fight obesity and diabetes as problem affects 15% of populace.Ido Ben Porat, 1/12/2016, 1:18 PM
More Girls Than Boys Born in Rocket-Plagued City

More Girls Than Boys Born in Rocket-Plagued City

More premature, underweight births found in rocket-plagued Sderot – and more female babies. Juvenile diabetes also linked to war.Gil Ronen, 9/15/2014, 11:41 AM
How Can Diabetics 'Survive' the Seder?

How Can Diabetics 'Survive' the Seder?

Chief Ashkenanic Rabbi David Lau has some help for diabetics wondering how they will navigate the caloric challenges of the Seder.Moshe Cohen, 4/10/2014, 9:27 AM
Cancer #1 Killer in Israel, Alzheimer’s Rising

Cancer #1 Killer in Israel, Alzheimer’s Rising

Mortality statistics from Israel’s Health Ministry released Sunday held good news and bad for residents in the Jewish State. Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 3/10/2013, 4:55 PM
Israeli Drug Firm’s Diabetes Drug Passes Test

Israeli Drug Firm’s Diabetes Drug Passes Test

A small Israeli drug firm called Kamada reports its drug for juvenile diabetes has passed an interim Phase I and II trial.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/16/2012, 12:59 PM
Dead Sea Water Good for Diabetics

Dead Sea Water Good for Diabetics

The lowest place on earth has the power to bring down a person's high blood sugar, a new study claims. (Vote for Dead Sea in contest below).Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/6/2011, 3:15 PM
Israeli Drug: No More Insulin Injections?

Israeli Drug: No More Insulin Injections?

Two Israeli-based firms try out a peptide aimed at stopping Type 1 diabetes at its source and eliminate the need for insulin injections. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/6/2011, 5:48 PM
'Zionism, Meshugas and Medicine'

'Zionism, Meshugas and Medicine'

World-renowned diabetes expert Professor Derek LeRoith is tapped to lead a new clinical research center at Rambam Hospital.Chana Ya'ar, 10/25/2010, 6:34 PM