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3 holiday tips for those living with diabetes

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- November is National Diabetes Awareness Month which leads into the holiday season. As Thanksgiving and Christmas near, so does the...

Diabetes Alert Day brings awareness to the disease

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Today is Diabetes Alert Day. The one day that focuses on the seriousness of diabetes and understanding the risks. According to...

“I don’t take insulin anymore,” App helps patients manage diabetes

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/ WMGT)- It's been nine months since diabetic patients in rural Georgia took part in a program to help check their blood...

Mercer’s School of Medicine receives grant to expand in rural areas

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/ WMGT) - Two faculty members at Mercer's School of Medicine are receiving almost $1-million in federal funding so the school can...

The number of diabetics is growing in Houston County, according to 2017 study

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Nurses from all over Middle Georgia had a lesson on Diabetes Wednesday. The lesson was part of the Diabetes Update...

Houston Healthcare celebrates Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. According to the American Diabetes Association, 29.1 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes and the number keeps increasing. The Georgia Department of Public Health says 800,000 of those people live in Georgia.

Medical Monday: Eating healthy on Halloween

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Just because its Halloween doesn't mean you should eat fistfuls of candy - especially if you're diabetic. According to Carole Radney...

Diabetes: how to control and prevent it

Taylor Terrell spoke to John Sink, a physician assistant at the Jones Center for Diabetes and Endocrine

Navicent Health doctor shares advice for Diabetes Awareness Month

Navicent Health doctor talks about Diabetes Awareness Month.

Victory Over Diabetes event promotes healthy living

November is National Diabetes Awareness month.

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MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- Fire investigators are looking into an abandoned house fire that happened Tuesday morning. Macon-Bibb fire crews responded to the fire in...

Macon business owner speaks about potential extension of open container policy

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- Local businesses could soon sell open container drinks to customers on the go. Next Tuesday, the board of commissioners will consider...

Atlanta-area school district quarantines more than 800 students

CANTON, Georgia (AP) - A Georgia school district has quarantined more than 800 students because of possible exposure to the coronavirus since it resumed...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

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