Latest by Amy Hendel, P.A.

A Novel Way to Track Blood Sugar During Exercise

The first-ever device developed specifically for monitoring glucose levels during exercise may hit the market soon.

Diabetes During Pregnancy: Risks and Control

Keeping blood sugar levels in check may help baby avoid a serious heart condition.

Intermittent Fasting for Diabetes Weight Loss: Not So Fast

Intermittent fasting may be good for weight loss but it can be risky for people with diabetes. Learn how to navigate this new diet trend.

Can Cancer Risks Linger After Weight Loss?

Obesity can increase your risk for cancer, and your risk might stay elevated, even after you lose the weight.

Superfoods: Hype Or Helpful for Obesity Goals?

Superfoods have been claimed to cure everything from obesity to cancer. Learn how the term evolved and how these foods should fit in with a weight loss diet.

Is Your Neighborhood Diabetes-Friendly?

Your ability to manage your diabetes may be linked to the availability of healthy food and walking paths in your neighborhood, according to this study.

Lose the Meat Habit: Eat Proteins That Do Your Heart Good

Plant protein, from nuts, seeds, and legumes, may be much healthier for the heart than meat protein. Find out how to add more plant protein to your diet.

Gifts From the Heart For the Heart

When mom has heart problems, you don’t want to give her a gift that could further harm her. These heart-healthy gifts will not only show you care, but they could even improve her heart health.

Key Risk Factors for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Test your knowledge of the risk factors for non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.

Treatments for Advanced Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

What type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma you have informs the treatment. Read more to learn about the differences between indolent, aggressive, and other types and the treatment options.