April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Health

Can diabetes meds cause leg weakness?

DEAR DR. ROACH: I have peripheral neuropathy symptoms in my feet. I am borderline diabetic and keep it under control by eating right. Also, my legs are weak, and I am doing exercises. I was taking the drug Reglan for a couple of months. More...

The newest advice on prostate cancer test for men 55-plus

CHICAGO  Should middle- aged men get routine blood tests for prostate cancer? An influential health panel that once said no now says maybe. More...

How Trump insurance changes could affect coverage next year

AP Health Writer   A much tighter sign-up deadline and coverage delays will be waiting for some health insurance customers now that President Donald Trump’s administration has finished a plan designed to stabilize shaky insurance markets.& More...

Diabetes May Raise YOUR Osteoporosis RISK

Osteoporosis is a disease of the skeleton in which the amount of calcium present in the bones slowly decreases to the point where the bones become thinner and more porous. As a result, the bones are brittle and more prone to fracture. More...