Two-year eye tests 'enough for most diabetics'

Two-year eye tests ‘enough for most diabetics’ as 80 per cent of patients do not need annual reviews Annual eye tests are offered to all diabetics once they reach the age of 12  The tests detect signs of diabetic retinopathy which can lead to blindness Raised levels of sugar in…

The Best & Most Affordable Mental Health Apps

Everyone deserves access to the mental health care they want and need. But if you haven’t noticed, it can be extremely difficult to find affordable or in-network mental health resources that fit within our weekly schedule. Luckily enough, your first steps to mental wellness could be in the palm of your…

2009-2015 saw breastfeeding up for most races/ethnicities

(HealthDay)—From 2009 to 2015, there was improvement in breastfeeding rates in most race/ethnicity groups, although disparities between black and white infants widened, according to a study published online Oct. 14 in JAMA Pediatrics. Ruowei Li, M.D., Ph.D., from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, and colleagues…