If you have recently developed type 2 diabetes, you may need more medical care than you once did to stay healthy. The American Diabetes Association's new book - Managing Type 2 Diabetes For Dummies - explains why diabetes patients often need not just one physician, but an entire healthcare team to best manage their disease.
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The role of zinc in diabetes mellitus and conseqently, in overall health, has been looked at by researchers for years. More and more diabetics have been found to be deficient in the mineral and the number is growing. The good news is zinc supplementation in diabetics has been shown to help in controlling blood sugar levels as well as improving immune system health.
New research has shown that there are more subgroups of diabetes than just type 1 and type 2 and that more specialized treatment can be attained by breaking the disease into 5 types. Reclassifying diabetes into 5 types allows doctors to give their patients more precise treatment for the disease.
The bitter cucumber contains active ingredients that lower blood sugar for people with diabetes. This is according to the results of a study conducted by researchers from Justus Liebig University Giessen (JLU).
Are you diabetic and looking for an easy way to lower your blood sugar levels after a meal? Researchers announced that a new potential blood sugar lowering drink for diabetics may just be that after dinner drink you need.
Are you looking for easy habit changes that can lead to weight loss? Here is what one study found from thousands of diabetics who lost weight.
Through a study called deep learning, an app claims that it can detect signs of diabetes with 85% accuracy.
Urgo Medical findings support the use of sucrose octasulfate dressing as a local treatment for neuroischemic diabetic foot ulcers. This is the world's first effective dressing for healing diabetic wounds.
Defymed, a biotechnology company based in Strasbourg, plans to start clinical trials of an implantable insulin delivery device ExOlin, connected directly to the liver. The trials are set to start in 2018, with an aim of releasing the product to market in 2020.
A new and improved surveillance tool, which could be integrated with contact lenses, has been developed to analyze blood glucose levels in diabetics.
According to a recent US study, published in the journal Diabetes Therapy, the ketogenic diet, which favors glucose-based fat, could reverse Type 2 Diabetes if it is accompanied by daily monitoring. Type 2 diabetes occurs in adults and affects mostly obese or overweight people.
According to the findings of a new study, researchers found that regardless of race, lifestyle behaviors, body size and other metabolic risk factors associated with the risk of developing diabetes, these women unknowingly cut their risk in half--and it had nothing to do with changing their diet!
For decades, people with diabetes have been asking when they would be able to routinely test their sugar (glucose) levels without having to prick their fingers. On September 27, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration approved an answer: the FreeStyle Libre, which is the first wearable flash glucose monitoring system that eliminates the need for routine fingersticks.
Hypoglycemia can cause dizziness. a feeling of extreme hunger, headache. confusion, an inability to concentrate, sweating. shaking. blurred vision and more, but hypoglycemia can be reversed by eating more of this one food.
A new study found that almost 9 out of 10 study participants who lost approximately 33 pounds automatically reversed their Type 2 diabetes. Here is how long it took and what one study participant revealed was her weight loss drink and tricks that made her lose weight and her diabetes.
The Centers for Disease control estimates that in the US, between 90 to 95 per cent of the 29 million people diagnosed with diabetes, have what is called type 2 diabetes, which is a chronic condition that affects the way the body processes blood sugar ( glucose). But, expert from nutritionfacts suggests that diabetes can be reversed with a plant -based diet. Below is how.
The medical term for a stroke is a Cerebral Vascular Accident (CVA). Strokes are the fifth most common cause of death in the United States, and a leading cause of disability for those who survive.
A stroke happens when a blood vessel that carries nutrients and oxygen to he brain is either blocked or ruptures. When that happens, time is critical. The longer parts of the brain are deprived of oxygen and nutrients, the more severe the damage as brain cells begin to die. Recognizing these common signs and symptoms of stroke could save your life, or the life of someone you love.
According to mayoclinic, all of us would benefit from consuming a ‘diabetes diet’, which must be rich nutrients and low in fat and calories. So, these 5 vegan recipes using healing superfoods for diabetics, will benefit all of us.
In the United States alone, more than 29 million people are living with diabetes, and 86 million are living with prediabetes, a serious health condition that increases a person’s risk of type 2 diabetes and other chronic diseases. Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when the pancreas is no longer able to make insulin, or when the body cannot make good use of the insulin it produces.
The CDC estimates that 1/3 of adult Americans are obese and over 29 million Americans have diabetes. But you don’t have to miss out, if you like a sweet treat, because there are alternatives to artificial sweeteners, which recently have been linked to weight gain, obesity, and diabetes. So, here are 3 desert recipes free of artificial sweeteners.
Everyone eats for comfort now and then. Maybe it is when you’ve had a stressful day at work, or at home with the children. Maybe it’s after an upsetting argument with your significant other. Perhaps you’re most likely to stress eat on the days when you are particularly hormonal. Whatever the case, emotional eating can quickly derail your health goals, or even cause you to gain weight.
My story begins with a simple idea, an idea that evolved into a goal, a goal that became a journey, and a journey that became a vegan lifestyle and weight loss.
You have likely heard the buzz about turmeric. This cousin of ginger, common in Indian cooking may be the most effective nutritional supplement you can add to your diet. Keep reading for my recipe for a delicious turmeric latte that you will want to drink every day.
In the United States alone, more than 29 million people are living with diabetes, and 86 million are living with prediabetes, a serious health condition that increases a person’s risk of type 2 diabetes and other chronic diseases. Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when the pancreas is no longer able to make insulin, or when the body cannot make good use of the insulin it produces. Insulin is a hormone produced in the pancreas that acts like a key to let glucose from the food we eat pass from the blood stream into the cells in the body to produce energy. All carbohydrate foods are broken down into glucose in the blood. Insulin helps glucose get into the cells.
Diabetes is an ever-growing health crisis. Worldwide, over 300 million people suffer from Type 2 (formerly called “adult onset”) diabetes, and those numbers continue to rise. Researchers in Sweden have identified a compound in your mom’s favorite crunchy green vegetable that may change how we treat diabetes.
This one plant called Moringa Oleifera plant, also known, as drumstick tree or horseradish tree has been scientifically proven to have anti-diabetic and anti-obesity capabilities. Keep reading to know more about what scientists observed!
Celery juice can be life changing and good, especially for diabetics who suffer with kidney, heart, liver and vascular complications, when taken daily due to its anti-inflammatory and blood pressure lowering properties, which are backed by research.