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10 common health conditions that may increase risk of death from the coronavirus, including diabetes and heart disease

Of COVID-19 patients who've died in Italy, 99% had at least one preexisting condition. Here's how much diabetes, hypertension, and others affect it.
Eating oatmeal with fruit is an easy heart-healthy option for breakfast.

Skipping breakfast frequently may be bad for your heart

Skipping breakfast is associated with risk factors for heart disease, such as high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, and smoking.

The keto diet may help people with diabetes control their blood-sugar levels

Keto could help people with diabetes to rely less on insulin by cutting carbs and replacing them with fats. But it isn't a cure.
I wore a continuous glucose monitor for a few weeks this fall, including to an industry conference.

I don’t have diabetes, but I wore an implant that measures the sugar in my blood to see if I could hack my performance. I’d put it back on...

I wore a tool beloved by Silicon Valley biohackers, in the hope that it would help me learn new things about the way my body works.
I wore a continuous glucose monitor for a few weeks this fall, including to an industry conference.

I don’t have diabetes, but I wore an implant that measures the sugar in my blood to see if I could hack my performance. I’d put it back on...

I wore a tool beloved by Silicon Valley biohackers, in the hope that it would help me learn new things about the way my body works.

Half of all hawker stalls in Singapore now offer healthier choices, MOH says

The number of healthier meals sold has increased from 25 million meals in 2016 to 180 million in 2018, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said. 

Singapore is the first country to ban advertisements for high-sugar drinks – here’s what will happen

Drinks with medium-to-high sugar content will have to carry compulsory "unhealthy" labels.
Nick Jonas has been open about his experience with type 1 diabetes.

Nick Jonas says that opening up to his fans about his diabetes ‘helps me actually feel like I’m not alone’

The singer, who's promoting his partnership with Cigna, told Insider living with the health condition is challenging but he's found ways to manage it.
The list prices of some insulins have tripled over the past decade, and some people with diabetes are paying the ultimate price.

One chart reveals how the cost of insulin has skyrocketed in the US, even though nothing about it has changed

The price of insulin has tripled in the past 10 years, and people with diabetes across the US are struggling to afford the drug that keeps them alive.

Artificial sweeteners in diet soda may lead to weight gain and other health problems the same way regular sugar does

Too much sugar's toxic for the body, but new research suggests artificial sweeteners like aspartame may be just as bad as the real thing.