When a baby is born diabetic: What you need to know

An estimated 2.7 million Americans have type 2 diabetes, and about half of those have diabetes-related health issues, according to a new study.A study by the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Health Statistics found that an estimated 1 in 8 babies born with type 2 syndrome in 2016 were diabetic.That’s about one in …

How to make sure you get enough sleep

People who are obese and have diabetes are at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.It is also possible that obesity could affect the way that a person is able to regulate blood sugar, which can affect how much glucose is in the blood.There is growing evidence that obesity can …

Alberta to raise employee health insurance rates by 50 cents

By Amy E. ZellnerPublished October 07, 2018 08:56:09A change in Alberta’s employee health plan will raise the cost of coverage for most Alberta employees by 50 cent, according to the province’s government.The announcement comes after several months of debate over how much of an impact the change will have on Alberta’s health care system, which …

What you need to know about the Apple Health Info Award 2018

It’s been over two years since the Apple Watch launched and Apple has been hard at work preparing for its second-generation device.The Watch’s first batch of products were released back in March 2018 and Apple released the first Watch Series 3 accessory on February 7, 2019.Since then, Apple has released new hardware, software and accessories …