diabetes

Will 23andMe’s New Type 2 Diabetes Test Actually Help People Be Healthier?

Will 23andMe’s New Type 2 Diabetes Test Actually Help People Be Healthier?

23andMe has added a new option to its health-focused genetic testing array: type 2 diabetes. This week, the company announced it will begin offering customers a report meant to predict their inherent risk of developing the chronic disorder. The report was created through in-house research conducted entirely with the DNA…

Diet Soft Drink Might Still Contribute To Diabetes, Rat Study Suggests

Diet Soft Drink Might Still Contribute To Diabetes, Rat Study Suggests

For as long as artificial sweeteners have existed, people have been warned about their supposed health risks such as cancer and multiple sclerosis. But while these claims are routinely debunked as nothing more than junk science, some research – including a new study presented this week at the annual Experimental…