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Teen with type 1 diabetes wins scholarship

An 18-year-old from Lawrenceburg knows exactly what it's like to suffer from type one diabetes.

Panel advances bill to cap out-of-pocket costs for insulin

The proposed cap would apply to state-regulated health plans.

Despite no Derby party, Barnstable Brown family stays focused on diabetes

Derby party canceled this year but fund raising continues.

Diabetes benefit program helps save money, improve health: Study

Four-year analysis shows positive results.

House panel approves bill to cap out-of-pocket insulin costs

A bill to cap out-of-pocket insulin costs has passed out a Kentucky House committee.

Diabetes scam warning

Be aware of a phone scam targeting people with diabetes, particularly senior citizens on Medicare, according to The Morehead News.

Health paradox: New diabetes cases fall while obesity rises

The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates climb, and health officials aren't sure why.

UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled for Lexington man

Police say 68-year-old Lawrence Smith was found Monday after a Golden Alert was issued.

Recognize signs and symptoms of diabetes on Diabetes Alert Day

The number of people in the United States diagnosed with diabetes has more than tripled in the past 20 years.

Troy sat down with Dr. Eric Smith from Georgetown Bariatrics and Metabolic Center to talk about Metabolic Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity~

Troy sat down with Dr. Eric Smith from Georgetown Bariatrics and Metabolic Center to talk about Metabolic Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity~

KentuckyOne Health- preventative services

Wellness and prevention are essential for good health. Most insurance companies cover preventative services at 100%. 

UPDATE: Golden Alert cancelled for Lexington man

Lexington police issue a Golden Alert for 76-year-old Robert Manual Dunn.

Dr. Tami Ross talks about controlling diabetes

Diabetes is controllable with the right diet and exercise. Dr. Tami Ross from the Lexington Fayette Health Department talked about the disease. Tami Ross, RD, LD,...

LFCHD receives grant to promote awareness, prevent diabetes in Fayette Co.

Two Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (LFCHD) employees are being credited for shoring up the department's diabetes program with a $2,500 dollar grant.

UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled, missing man found safe

A Golden Alert for a missing Lexington man with Alzheimer's was canceled Tuesday night after he was found safe, according to Lexington Police.

Diabetes Alert Day! – Lexington-Fayette County

1 in every 8 people have Type 2 Diabetes in the state of Kentucky. Tami Ross of the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department stops by to speak with Troy Thompson about the symptoms of Diabetes.

Diabetes Expo – KentuckyOne Health

Did you know more than 29 million American suffer from diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association? Watch as Claudia & Amanda of KentuckyOne Health Saint Joseph East breakdown those statistics and tell us more about an event in town to educate the community on this health issue.

Diabetes Breakthrough Dinner – Mill Pond Chiropractic 8-8

ABC 36's Doug High sits down with Dr. Donald Miller, with Mill Pond Family Chiropractic, to talk about the upcoming Diabetes Breakthrough Dinner happening on Monday, August 15th.

Suit claims high school staff endangered diabetic student

The mother of a former student has filed a lawsuit against five administrators and staffers at Eastern High School in Louisville she says failed to help her 15-year-old daughter manage juvenile diabetes.

Kentucky health plan offers free program to combat diabetes

Kentucky's largest health plan is offering free enrollment in the National Diabetes Prevention Program.

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