In the past, type 2 diabetes was believed to be a chronic condition that could only be treated with insulin therapy. But these days, many patients are opting to stabilize their blood sugar levels by changing their lifestyles.
Take a quick walk through a supermarket and it's easy to see why more than half of Germans are overweight. And why politicians face a huge challange to encourage the food industry to sell healthier products.
More than 1.4 billion adults across the world have an increased risk of disease because they are not exercising enough, the World Health Organization reports in a new study.
Going to bed at the same time every night might not only be good for children, but for adults too. A new study sheds light on the benefits of a regular bedtime.
Everyone knows diabetes. Those who suffer from it have to inject themselves with insulin every day and have strict dietary restrictions - right? Not quite. Time to clear up some prejudices with DW's fact check.
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