Results of a small study suggest that sitting for just 10 minutes is enough to reduce blood flow in small blood vessels in the legs.
The number of diabetologists who specialize in diabetes management is dwindling in the U.S. and primary care physicians treat 82 percent of diabetics.
Even without other risk factors, adults are at increased risk for heart disease if their LDL cholesterol is high, according to the American Heart Association.
Having high-protein milk at breakfast can lower blood sugar into the afternoon, a finding that could provide benefits for managing type 2 diabetes.
Preeclampsia, dangerous high blood pressure in pregnancy or just after giving birth, is one of the leading causes of maternal death in the U.S.