Leslie Stern


Development of Diabetic Socks with Smartphone Monitor Show Promise

A machine-washable sock called SenseGO that contains dozens of micro-fabricated pressure sensors is designed to address diabetic foot ulcers.

High Fat Diet Could Combat Diabetes and Help Weight Loss

The ketogenic diet, which focuses on high fat and low carbs, is now being touted as a way to ease symptoms of diabetes.

Global Food Prices Dropped 19% in 2015

The reason behind the drop in food prices are abundant supply in the face of lower world demand and and appreciating US dollar, the Food and Agriculture Organization said in its monthly food price index.