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Day: July 24, 2020

11 Diabetes Dos: Your Type 2 Checklist

By Erin O’Donnell Living well with type 2 diabetes requires adopting healthy routines. We spoke with endocrinologist and diabetes educator Anthony Pick, MD, of Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital in Illinois, to find out which regular habits he recommends for his patients. Daily Habits Aim for smart food choices. To keep blood sugar levels in a healthy range, Pick recommends eating slowly, savoring your food, being attentive to signs of fullness, and choosing nutritious foods. He recommends that patients newly diagnosed with type 2 work closely with a registered dietitian and… Read more 11 Diabetes Dos: Your Type 2 Checklist

Portland Commissioner Apologizes for Conspiracy Theory About the Police

By Zachary Stieber July 24, 2020 Updated: July 24, 2020 A Portland commissioner seeking control of the city’s police department apologized on Thursday for promoting a conspiracy theory that undercover police officers were the ones setting fires and committing other crimes during recent unrest. “Sometimes I screw up. And yesterday was one of those days that—it was very emotional, and I made some remarks that were out of the context that I would have liked to put it in,”  Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty, a Democrat, said in a virtual press conference. Hardesty said she left a… Read more Portland Commissioner Apologizes for Conspiracy Theory About the Police