A new study looked at the benefits when clinicians counsel patients on their physical activity – and how routine assessments lower the risk of conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart disease.
Diabetes Related Conditions
This news area covers major health topics of interest to people living with diabetes, such as high blood pressure, cholesterol, obesity, heart disease, neuropathies, eye disease, Alzheimer’s disease and kidney disease. People with diabetes are at a higher risk of experiencing or developing these conditions.
A UBC study has found that a few simple leg exercises can reduce the risk of diabetes complications, improve blood vessel function and lower the risk of heart problems.