Press of Atlantic City: Diabetes


Defend the derma: Protect your skin from summer hazards

Like a plant in spring, we like to shed our winter-heavy clothes and do our best to absorb the sun.

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Local doctors contribute to new diabetic eye disease treatment

For the more than 29 million Americans living with diabetes, the diagnosis comes with a long list of health complications, which can include hypertension, kidney disease and eye problems.

Posted: February 19, 2016
Youth diabetes event Sunday in Margate

Cape Regional Medical Center is bringing families, children and teens together Sunday for an off-site diabetic support group event.

Posted: February 18, 2016
Weight-loss surgery remains strong treatment option for obesity

It was hard for Kristi DelBene when she lost her mother in 2014. Her mother died young, in her 50s, and DelBene was left without one of her most trusted confidants.

Posted: January 11, 2016
AtlantiCare hosts diabetes health fair for awareness month

More than half a million people in New Jersey are living with diabetes. The disease has been on a steady rise in the United States for years, and physicians, health officials, educators, pharmacists and manufacturers work together daily to provide people with specialized care.

Posted: November 12, 2015
Diabetes, sleep loss can wreak havoc on your health

David Lombrozo was never a good sleeper. "Then I started my own company, and it got worse," said the Marietta, Ga., owner of an information-technology management company. "I got to bed later, got up earlier, wasn't eating well. I gained 15 pounds, which made me snore and woke me up even more."

Updated: August 24, 2015 - 9:24 am
Steps you can take to prevent diabetes

Got a call from a family member … from his wife actually. She explained that his doctor was concerned about the results from his recent blood tests.

Posted: January 27, 2014
Cape center focuses on fighting diabetes through education, diet and monitoring

UPPER TOWNSHIP - In a career as a diabetes educator, Cindy Kraemer has seen the growing prevalence of a disease that - if uncontrolled - can take your eyesight, your legs and your life.

Posted: December 30, 2013
5 health numbers everyone should know

When it comes to managing our health, we all know it's a numbers game. We count calories, watch our weight and track how many miles we run.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:15 pm
Paula Deen sharing new diet with her TV fans

ORLANDO, Fla. - Food Network star and Southern cookbook author Paula Deen, who a year ago announced she has type 2 diabetes, is sharing her tips on cooking to live a healthier, longer life.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:15 pm
Being obese not always cause of type 2 diabetes

Question: I read so much about type 2 (adult-onset) diabetes being associated with obesity. About 10 years ago, I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. However, I weigh just 98 pounds and am 5 feet tall with a small frame. My age is 80 and I'm still very active. Can you explain why I developed type 2 diabetes? - A.M., Cape May

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:15 pm
Ask Dr. H: Prepping for a colonoscopy; rise in type 1 diabetes

Question: When are they going to have a better way of preparing for a colonoscopy? My doctor keeps reminding me I need one, but it seems like such a hassle! - F.P., Tacoma, Wash.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:25 pm
Promoting healthy food and making it affordable

MINNEAPOLIS - Michelle Beaulieu was browsing through herbs and fresh vegetables one recent morning at the Midtown Farmers Market - one of six Minneapolis markets where shoppers can use electronic benefit cards and get a $5 Market Bucks subsidy to buy local produce.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:16 pm
Diabetes fix: Mixed seafood kebobs

Kabobs with a mixture of seafood and colorful vegetables make a quick, flavorful dinner.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:16 pm
Bariatric weight-loss surgery for diabetics not so cut-and-dry

A pair of landmark studies demonstrated weight-loss surgery may be the best solution for Type 2 diabetics with poor control over their blood sugar. So, now what?

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:17 pm
Good carb, bad carb: How to tell the difference

Confused about which carbohydrates you should be eating?

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:17 pm
A mom fights to beat diabetes

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Maria Medina's life is littered with the destruction of diabetes.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:17 pm
Women in the '50s may have triggered the obesity epidemic

After long days discussing America's obesity problem, Melinda Sothern has had enough of windowless conference rooms.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:18 pm
Making a few gradual adjustments in diet will lead to positive results

'The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones," says an oft-quoted Chinese proverb.

Updated: September 27, 2013 - 1:17 pm

A Trocki Plastic Surgery Center

631 Tilton Rd
Northfield, NJ 08225

Phone: 609-645-3000

Abby Lifts Inc

1545 Route 37 W Ste 8
Toms River, NJ 08755

Phone: 732-240-0446

Atlantic Pulmonary & Critical Care Associates

741 S 2nd Ave
Galloway, NJ 08205

Phone: 609-748-7300


2500 English Creek Ave. Bldg 900, Ste 909
Egg Harbor Twp, NJ 08234

Phone: 609-407-2273

Audibel Hearing

29 S New York Rd Ste 1000
Galloway, NJ 08205

Phone: 609-404-1550

Cape May County Department of Aging

Rio Grande, NJ 08242

Phone: 609-886-8138

Cape Regional Medical Center

207 Court House South Dennis Rd
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

Phone: 609-465-2001

Coastal Jersey Eye Center

2021 New Rd Ste 6
Linwood, NJ 08221

Phone: 609-927-3373

Jack Facciolo, D.O.

I Secluded Lane
Rio Grande, NJ 08242

Phone: 609-886-0800

Nazha Cancer Center

436 Chris Gaupp Dr Ste 101
Galloway, NJ 08205

Phone: 609-652-2004

Paolini Lawrence Do

105 N Main St
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

Phone: 609-465-8788

The Health Center At Galloway

66 W Jimmie Leeds Rd
Galloway, NJ 08205

Phone: 609-748-9100

Woodview Estates

5030 Unami Blvd Unit A100
Mays Landing, NJ 08330

Phone: 609-625-4878