Red Meat Linked to Increased Diabetes Risk
MONDAY, June 17 (HealthDay News) -- People who eat a lot of red meat increase their risk of developing type 2 diabetes, while those who cut down on red meat cut their risk.
Soda Size Limits Could Aid Fight Against Obesity, Experts Say
WEDNESDAY, June 12 (HealthDay News) -- Restricting the sale of
large sodas and other sugar-sweetened beverages in restaurants and
other food-service outlets would affect 7.5 percent of Americans
each day and have the greatest impact on overweight people,
according to a new study.
Blood Tests May Predict COPD Flare-Ups
TUESDAY, June 11 (HealthDay News) -- People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who have signs of chronic inflammation in their blood are more likely to have flare-ups of the lung disease than those who do not, a large new study shows.