The Health-related quality of life of patients with diabetes

Via Peters

Introduction Diabetes mellitus (DM) is one of the most common chronic diseases in the world.1 It is characterised by an abnormal and prolonged (long-lasting) high level of glucose in the blood and is considered a metabolic syndrome. Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus characterised by insulin resistance, […]

How Much Should I Eat? Quantity and Quality

Via Peters

Figuring out how much to eat while achieving or maintaining a healthy weight can be difficult. Getting the proper nutrients and eating the right amount for your weight and activity level can contribute to healthy aging. This article provides suggestions for how older adults can get the nutrients they need […]

Schools face major obstacles to improve air quality : Shots

Via Peters

Open windows and portable air cleaners can help improve ventilation, but many schools in the U.S. are more than 45 years old and need a complete overhaul of their HVAC systems. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Open windows and portable air cleaners can help improve […]