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Update: Selena Gomez receives kidney transplant after lupus diagnosis

A version of this story discussing Selena Gomez’s lupus originally ran on Oct. 12, 2015. The story was  

6 tips to help your loved one defeat a medical condition

It’s not the label; it’s the connection that can make a world of difference in defeating health challenges. Whether they are taking notes, clarifying explanations or just offering a shoulder of support, a concerned caregiver makes a difference. Encouragement, peer pressure or whatever dynamic is at work, it’s always good to have others involved in  

What we can learn from Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore will forever be remembered for her 100-watt smile – and her dedication to helping others.  

6 tips to keep your diabetes in check this winter

Physical activity is an important part of managing Type 2 diabetes, but cold, gray winter weather makes it  

Sugary drinks: A doorway to diabetes

There’s no easier, faster way to guzzle down empty calories than by drinking beverages with added sugar. “These types of drinks can be very high in calories, and when multiple sugary beverages are consumed in one day, it is very easy to consume more calories than the body needs, causing weight gain,” said Karah Stanley,  

Preparing for pregnancy with diabetes

Going into a pregnancy as a woman with pre-existing diabetes may seem daunting, but taking good care of  

Managing diabetic foot ulcers

Diabetes presents a host of challenges for those it affects. Between dietary restrictions, blood-sugar testing and glucose injections,  

Gestational diabetes may have implications later in life

Diabetes developed during pregnancy increases a woman’s risk of heart disease later in life. Gestational diabetes – a