Category Archives for "Diabetes"

Eating Ourselves to Death!

By admin | Diabetes , Health , Obesity

One of the greatest gifts we possess as humans is the power to choose, and we use it recklessly.  We choose all kinds of things that are horrible for us.  This has never been truer than when it comes to our daily nutrition choices.  As Americans we have access to the best foods in the […]

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Anti-Aging Lifestyle Benefits Diabetics!

By admin | Diabetes , Nutrition

Among diabetics, sustained benefits are achievable when choosing to follow key anti-aging tenets in dietary choices and physical activity. Osama Hamdy, from the Joslin Clinic (Massachusetts, USA), and colleagues enrolled 141 patients with diabetes — 127 with type 2 diabetes and 14 patients with type 1 diabetes. Average patient age was 53 and mean time […]

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Cinnamon Improves Markers of Diabetes!!!

By admin | Diabetes , Nutrition

A growing body of evidence suggests that active compounds in cinnamon may improve markers of diabetes.  Rajadurai Akilen, from Imperial College London  (United Kingdom), and colleagues studied 58 people, average age 55 years, with type-2 diabetes, randomly assigning each to receive either a daily supplement containing a daily two gram dose of cinnamon (Cinnamomum cassia) […]

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Soda May Raise Risk of Type-2 Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome!!!

By admin | Diabetes , Nutrition , Obesity

Numerous previous studies have found a direct and positive association between the consumption of sodas and sugar-sweetened beverages with the risks of diabetes and pre-diabetes.  Vasanti Malik, from Harvard School of Public Health (Massachusetts, USA), and colleagues completed a meta-analysis that pooled 11 studies, involving over 300,000 subjects, examining the association between sugar-sweetened beverages and […]

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