SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
SSM Health St. Louis Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
Subscribe Now
forgot password
 
eNews Services
Newsletter Topics
Elementary Health Newborn/Infant Health Toddler/Preschool Health Pre-Teen and Teen Health
Special Topics
ADD/ADHD Asthma and Kids Diabetes and Kids Divorce and Kids Drugs/Alcohol and Kids Eating Disorders Mental Health and Kids Pediatrics School Issues Special Needs Kids Sports Medicine and Kids Weight Management and Kids
More news services brought to you by SSM Health
Newsletter

Diabetes and Kids
 
Too Much Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk...
SOURCE: BMJ, news release, March 13, 2017
3/14/2017

TUESDAY, March 14, 2017 -- Kids who get too much screen time may be more likely to have risk factors that increase their chances of type 2 diabetes, new research says.

Watching television, playing video games or sitting in front of a computer or other device for more than three hours each...

Click here for full article »
Youth With Type 2 Diabetes Often Face Complications...
SOURCES: Dana Dabelea, M.D., Ph.D., professor, epidemiology and pediatrics, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora; William Cefalu, M.D., chief science, medical and mission officer, American Diabetes Association; Feb. 28, 2017, Journal of the American Medical Association
2/28/2017

TUESDAY, Feb. 28, 2017 -- Young people with type 2 diabetes are much more likely to show signs of complications from the blood sugar disease than those who have type 1 diabetes, a new study shows.

While the researchers found that about three in four teens and young adults with type 2 diab...

Click here for full article »
 
E-Home | E-Health Services | Sample News | Subscribe | Feedback | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions
Careers || Terms & Conditions || Privacy Policy