Smoking pot may increase risk for prediabetes.
A spoonful of monosaccharides helps the medicine go down! Feed your sweet tooth with the latest health findings on the sugar in your tea, your food and all over your body.
In 2011 to 2012, more than 12 percent of U.S. adults had diabetes, and 38 percent had prediabetes, a new study finds.
You've probably heard that sitting all day is bad for you, but just how long do you need to spend standing up at your desk, or ambling on a treadmill at the office, to see health benefits?
Extreme stress, such as that experienced by burn victims, may lead white fat to convert into calorie-burning brown fat, new research finds.
An infographic that breaks down what happens to in your body after you drinking just one soda has gone viral, but health experts say some information in the graphic is exaggerated.
Sugary drinks cause 184,000 deaths worldwide annually, including 25,000 deaths in the United States, according to a new study.
Now that trans fat has been taken off the table, is there another highly concerning ingredient that should be banned next?
Metabolic syndrome involves having a collection of risk factors linked with heart disease and diabetes.
Women who develop gestational diabetes before a certain point in their pregnancy have a higher chance of having a child with autism, new research shows.
If you are abstaining from sweets for Lent this year, here’s what you can expect over the next 40 days.
For the first time, new recommendations set a specific limit on the amount of added sugar that Americans are advised to consume.
Girls who frequently drink soda and other drinks with added sugar may get their first periods earlier, a new study suggests.
A temporary electronic "tattoo" could one day offer people with diabetes a painless way to check their blood sugar levels, researchers say.