posted: 11/21/2016 1:50 a.m.
Not long after I was diagnosed as diabetic, a friend brought me a small bag of miniature sugar-free Hershey bars. Throughout the day I ate several, and by afternoon I was nursing a bloated stomach.
posted: 11/07/2016 1:47 a.m.
In my last column I wrote about menopause and diabetes, from a woman's perspective. This week it's the guys' turn.
posted: 10/24/2016 1:48 a.m.
A week or so ago an email came from everydayhealth.com with a link to an article titled "Should 'No' Be the New 'Yes' for Women?"
posted: 10/20/2016 5:45 a.m.
CM Smoke Artisan BBQ, a mom-and-pop restaurant in a strip mall on Jacksonville's Main Street, prides itself on lovingly smoking a variety of meats low and slow over a wood-fire pit out back. The house-made dry rubs and four sauces include vinegary, hot and sweet.
posted: 10/10/2016 1:51 a.m.
On the TV channel I watch before I leave for work I often see a commercial about prediabetes. It's from the California Diabetes Foundation (prediabetes.org) and it lists risk factors that can be indicators for getting diabetes.
posted: 09/26/2016 1:52 a.m.
When I turned 50 three years ago I started getting a yearly flu shot. I haven't had the flu in several years, so maybe it's working.
posted: 09/12/2016 1:49 a.m.
It's a pleasant thing to be young, and have 10 toes.
posted: 08/29/2016 1:49 a.m.
The price of some medications these days is confusing.
posted: 08/15/2016 1:51 a.m.
Ever since I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, I have had it drilled into my head that my A1C numbers are important. Through a simple blood test, the A1C provides a picture of my glucose control for the past two to three months.
posted: 08/01/2016 1:51 a.m.
Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I've done it thousands of times.
posted: 07/21/2016 5:45 a.m.
It's the little building that could. The structure at the corner of G Street and John F. Kennedy Boulevard in North Little Rock has been home to a variety of restaurants through the years with a few having more staying power than others.
posted: 07/18/2016 2:03 a.m.
Laughter is the best medicine -- unless you're diabetic, then insulin comes pretty high on the list.
posted: 07/04/2016 1:51 a.m.
Animals are sentient, intelligent, perceptive, funny and entertaining. We owe them the duty of care as we do to children.
posted: 06/30/2016 5:45 a.m.
This busy college town is awash in a sea of restaurants. If you can't find something you're hungry for here, please don't blame Conway.
posted: 06/29/2016 1:55 a.m.
Has this ever happened to you?