type 2 diabetes

About 30 million people in the United States, or 1 in 10, have diabetes. Most have Type 2 diabetes, which may be preventable and ...

By uclahealth • January 16, 2019

Dr. Xingxing Kong, assistant professor of pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital. ...

By Ryan Hatoum • October 2, 2018

Dear Doctors: I’m trying to lower my blood glucose level but I have a sweet tooth. What raises blood glucose more -- the sugar from ...

By Ask the Doctors • August 2, 2018

Dear Doctor: A recent study found that air pollution increases the risk of Type 2 diabetes. How can that be? Air pollution can’t possibly raise ...

By Ask the Doctors • July 20, 2018

Dear Doctors: I’m 63 years old and even though my kids think I’m too old, I want to start running. Can you help me to ...

By Ask the Doctors • June 11, 2018

    It’s October, when summer heat gives way to autumn crispness and kids' thoughts turn to costumes, candy and the ...

By Enrique Rivero • October 6, 2017

Did you give your beloved a paper heart this Valentine’s Day? Think beyond cards and chocolate and make a pact with your partner to ...

By uclahealth • February 21, 2017

If you are concerned about your child’s weight, you’re not alone. Childhood obesity has risen dramatically in the last three decades, according to the ...

By uclahealth • January 20, 2017

Randall's Story Total Lost: 130 pounds*     My battle with weight has been a long one.  As a boy growing up it ...

By uclahealth • October 23, 2016

Prescription testosterone may relieve symptoms, such as diminished sex drive or low energy levels, and improve quality of life – for the right person. ...

By uclahealth • June 15, 2016