Tag Archives: Family

How to Create a Medical Family Tree

Learn how to create your own medical family tree! The more we learn about our personal DNA and genetics, the more power we have to boost our chances of a long and healthy lifespan. We all know that our family history can increase our risk of issues such as diabetes, heart disease, or certain cancers,… Read More »

World Diabetes Day 2018: 5 Reasons Why This Year’s Theme ‘The Family and Diabetes’ is Important

The Family and Diabetes (Photo Credits: File Image) Diabetes mellitus, otherwise known simply as diabetes or its unfortunate nickname ‘the silent killer’, claimed 4 million lives in 2017. The disease has assumed a crisis-like proportion today, raising risks for other illnesses like kidney failure, stroke, heart attack and limb amputation. Unfortunately, despite being such a… Read More »