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Diabetes Forecast

The Healthy Living Magazine

Inflammation

The body's protective response to infection and injury that is characterized in its more serious forms by pain, heat, redness, swelling, and loss of function; scientific research has suggested that inflammation is possibly linked to the development of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes (as investigated through levels of C-reactive protein in the blood).

 
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Red Striders Walk With Pride

Meet Rhiana Wynn, age 8, of Saugus, Calif. She's participating in this year's Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes®, as a Red Strider. Red Striders are people with diabetes who participate in the event. Rhiana steps out to encourage other people with diabetes and to meet other kids like her. Learn more about why other Red Striders step out. Read more >