Dr. Monica Peek, an assistant professor of internal medicine at the University of Chicago, said, “From the recent findings, the top 11 communities for diabetes death rates, 10 of those are African-American.”
A program on Chicago’s South Side is being touted as a model for the nation in combating the high rate of diabetes in poor neighborhoods.
For diabetics, watching your diet, checking blood sugar levels, and taking medications requires a lot of focus and effort.
Come walk with us at the Step Out walk on Saturday Oct. 20 at Soldier Field in Chicago, benefiting the American Diabetes Association.
CBS 2’s Ed Curran caught up with two participants of the Walk To Stop Diabetes.
CBS 2 is hoping you will join our team to Stop Diabetes!
A summer camp in the far northern suburbs exposes kids to more than just fun and games, it’s also about learning to live a healthy life with diabetes.
They rode for a cure–at the Tour De Cure at Wheaton Warrenville South High school on Sunday.
CBS 2 is riding to raise money to find a cure for diabetes.
It is a difficult diagnosis for anyone to hear, but when a child is diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, it is truly life-altering for the whole family.
Cooking for diabetics doesn’t mean you have to change your favorite meals. It just means you have to make some changes, as CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez found out from British actor turned author Robin Ellis.
CBS 2 talked with an expert to give you some insight on potential risk factors for diabetes.
Do you know just one sugary drink a day can make you fat? Medical experts say they’re the biggest culprit when it comes to obesity.
You’re watching your diet and nothing is different, but suddenly you notice you’re gaining weight. As CBS 2’s Susan Carlson reports, the problem could be the medications you’re taking.
A new study out today raises some serious concerns about unborn babies and the potential for autism.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Would you take a minute to take a test, if it could save your life? That’s about all the time you need to determine if you are at-risk of developing type 2 […]
Celebrity Chef Paula Deen is in Chicago for a cooking demonstration at the International Home + Housewares Show, as she faces a lawsuit for alleged sexual harassment.
People often drink diet sodas to be healthier, but new research suggests some potential health dangers. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports a look at the risk and has some advice on what to do if you’re a fan of those drinks.
CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson has a beef with celebrity chef Paula Deen, who has generated controversy for concealing her diabetes while offering up high-calorie recipes.