Uncontrolled diabetes can increase the risk of heart failure

Among older adults with early stage -; also known as preclinical -; heart failure, uncontrolled diabetes can substantially increase the risk of heart failure progression, according to a new Johns Hopkins-led study. Researchers found that controlling diabetes early in the heart failure process has immense potential to significantly prevent the progression to later stage, or overt, heart failure.

The study

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Chilton on McMurtry’s incredible Goodwood record: ‘We could

With his IndyCar career coming to a close, Chilton eventually became McMurtry’s test and development driver along with hillclimb ace Alex Summers. He describes the incredible sensation of driving the car – with fan system engaged – in full anger for the first time.

“I really was blown away,” he says, agreeing with the poor pun offered to him by

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How American families are adapting to the pressure of

Some lost their homes. Some emptied their retirement accounts. Some struggled to feed and clothe their families. Medical debt now touches more than 100 million people in America, as the U.S. health care system pushes patients into debt on a mass scale. People from all walks of life and all corners of the country are living with health care debt.

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Diabetes and What it Means to You


Angela Saxon, DNP
McLeod Primary and Chronic Care Specialists

More than 34 million people in the United States have diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) also reports that South Carolina is sixth in the nation for diabetes cases.

Diabetes – How Do We Define It?


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Anaerobic Exercise: Definition, Benefits, and Examples

Anaerobic exercise primarily strengthens your muscles. “Anaerobic” means “without oxygen” and involves more intense, short bursts of physical activity compared to aerobic exercise.

Some of the benefits of anaerobic exercise are increased endurance, fat loss, and strengthened bones and muscles.

This article will describe the benefits of anaerobic exercise, examples of it, and ways to incorporate it into your routine.

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Josh Taylor steps down, focusing on health and family



One Feather staff


Josh Taylor stood smiling, talking to his youngest daughter in her playhouse. Covered in fresh cut grass and possessing the ability to answer a call from his wife at any moment.

This is why he decided to resign from his post as police chief of the Cherokee Indian Police Department (CIPD).

“Physically I was

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