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Common Misconceptions about Diabetes

How much do YOU know about diabetes? In case you’re a little in the dark about diabetes, the educators from St. Mark’s Diabetes Center address four common – and negative – misconceptions about diabetes to set the record straight. Misconception #1: Being diagnosed with diabetes is your fault if you eat poorly or are overweight. [...]

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Bariatric Surgery: A Tool for Weight Loss Success

Imagine a person going through their day on a meager 1,200 calories with at least two rounds of intense exercise, all while carrying an extra 100 pounds or more on their body. A lot of people might look at this person and think they aren’t trying hard enough to lose weight. They might also think [...]

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