Category Archives: Genetics

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Believing Genetics Affects Weight

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A new study suggests that when a family history of obesity is present, people may believe that their genes doom them  to become obese. For this …

Diabetes Health in the News: Genetic Testing Babies with Diabetes Can Help

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Researchers have found that the genetic testing of babies diagnosed with diabetes can be beneficial for treatment. Genetic testing could provide doctors with important information …

Please Don’t Imply That I Caused My Diabetes.

When it comes to diabetes, people often blame the patient instead of the disease. I cannot think of another chronic illness for which this is the case. Much of the public seems to believe that we bring diabetes on ourselves. …