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Diabetes refers to any disease in which your blood sugar levels are above normal. These high blood sugar levels can occur for several reasons, and the reasons behind the elevated blood sugar usually help your doctor determine what “type” of diabetes you have. Ultimately, however, diabetes usually has to do with insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas to regulate glucose, or blood sugar, levels. When…

Do you know exactly what you own if you needed to file a claim after a fire or other disaster? Your homeowners or renters policy provides for contents coverage in the event that items are lost, dam…

While the extreme stress of losing a loved one has been linked to heart troubles in prior research, a new study found that one in six people with broken heart syndrome also had cancer.

WOOD RIVER JCT. — A team from Chariho Tech has made a triumphant return to Rhode Island after taking the top prize at the national SkillsUSA competition.

FYE is back for San Diego Comic Con with a Pop-Up Shop in the same location as last year! FYE

If given the choice, most people would choose the freshest ingredients over their processed or frozen counterparts. That’s why many families choose to join a CSA program – or Community Supported Agriculture – to get their produce. CSA members invest in local farms and in turn receive a weekly return of products. This virtually guarantees that you are receiving the freshest

Gary Bubly, M.D., MHCI, FACEP, whose long career at The Miriam Hospital includes six years as medical director of the Emergency Department, is the recipient of the 2019 Charl

Kids are diving into two months of summer fun — an extended recess, if you like. Their vacation visions might include swimming, bicycling, kayaking, baseball, and maybe a lazy afternoon reading the latest “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” book. Adults would do well to follow their lead, setting time aside for a recess of their own. If your life feels weighed down with responsibilities

The latest in cancer medicine and translational research by Wafik El-Deiry MDPhD

The findings support the theory that some of the biological processes that contribute to cancer may actually protect against dementia. But, what are those mechanisms?

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What makes you anxious? What sets you on edge? What insidious worry is perpetually itching the back of your mind? Regardless of how you experience anxiety, you are not alone in your suffering. Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the...

Like many Americans, there's a good chance you're working more than 40 hours a week. A new study from the American Heart Association says that might be putting you at higher risk of a stroke.

Raymond James Financial Inc. isn't just the largest financial services firm headquartered in the Tampa-St. Pete area. It’s also a technology powerhouse, spending about $400 million a year on technology across all its lines of business and employing about 1,300 people who support and develop its technology platforms, said Vin Campagnoli, chief information officer. The [...]

Walking is as simple as putting one foot in front of the other, but you can make some missteps. Find out how to avoid common walking mistakes.

The Center for Environmental Health in California found that the brands Penafiel, owned by Keurig Dr Pepper, and Starkey, owned by Whole Foods, contain levels of arsenic that are higher than tap water and violate California guidelines, USA Today reported.

Find Rhode Island physicians associated with Lifespan Physician Group, the largest multi-specialty group of physicians in Rhode Island.

WESTERLY, R.I., June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --The Board of Directors of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. , (NASDAQ: WASH), today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.51 cents per share for the quarter ending June 30, 2019. The declaration represents a $0.04 per share increase over the most recent quarterly dividend rate. The dividend will be paid July 12, 2019 to shareholders of record on July 1, 2019…

An often-overlooked part of end-of-life planning is setting up a living will, sometimes referred to as an advance directive. A living will does not determine how your property will be distributed when you pass away, but rather directs how your care should be administered while you’re still alive. This legal document helps your medical providers understand your wishes regarding

Orthopedic surgeon Paul Fadale, M.D., discusses the importance of recovery time following repair of an ACL injury. www.orthopedicsri.org/

FYE's June Calendar! Check out the best of the best that is coming to FYE stores and FYE.com this June! FYE

Find locations near you for Lifespan Laboratories in Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts, offering medical testing without an appointment.

Caffeinated energy drinks altered the heart's electrical activity and raised blood pressure, according to a new study.

The optimal number of steps may be much less than 10,000 depending on your age, new research suggests.

While the evidence for drinking green tea is still developing, the answer is that we don't know yet if it's the healthier choice. "If it's something you enjoy, then you should have it. A cup or two of green tea with a healthy diet of fruits and vegetables is great," one researcher said.

Dieting is difficult and can often become expensive and cumbersome. Sometimes the best way to keep yourself and your family healthy is simply by replacing the easily-prepared but unhealthy foods with alternatives. Whether you’re trying to avoid carbohydrates, get your kids to eat more vegetables, or introduce vitamins into your diet, these healthy food hacks are a sure-fire

Obesity is often thought to be just a weight-related condition. More studies, however, have found that it affects many other organs in the body and can be a threat to overall health and wellness. Weight loss surgery, also called bariatric surgery, is a popular treatment method for obesity. There are several myths and misconceptions about the surgery and its outcomes. Here, we

See how the Healing Arts program at Lifespan hospitals in Rhode Island uses art therapy to improve patient health, and learn about specific healing arts programs.

For a local family, nursing is a family affair. NBC 10's Barbara Morse Silva reports.