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Expert suggests that type 2 diabetes can be reversed with a plant - based diet

Sep 17 2017 - 10:42pm
type 2 diabetes can be reversed with a plant - based diet

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.

Knowing These Symptoms of Stroke Could Save Your Life

Aug 8 2017 - 1:29am
Recognize Signs of Stroke

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.

Vegan Diet May be Key to Reversing Type 2 Diabetes

Aug 1 2017 - 12:20am
Vegan diet diabetes reversal

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.

3 dessert recipes, free of artificial sweeteners, to avoid weight gain and diabetes

Jul 27 2017 - 5:46am
dessert recipes to avoid weight gain and diabetes

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.

How to Stop Stress Eating; Feeding Your Body and Not Your Emotions

Jul 18 2017 - 7:59pm
Stop stress eating

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.

Recognize These Symptoms of High Blood Sugar

Jun 28 2017 - 7:15pm
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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.

Study Finds New Hope: Broccoli Extract Could Treat Type 2 Diabetes

Jun 16 2017 - 2:56pm
broccoli and type 2 diabetes treatment

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.

Moringa Oleifera plant is anti- diabetic and anti- obesity, according to multiple animal studies

Jun 14 2017 - 10:39pm
 Moringa Oleifera plant is anti- diabetic and anti- obesity, according to multiple animal studies

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!

How Colder Temperatures Improve Glucose Metabolism For Diabetics

Apr 27 2017 - 4:16pm
diabetes glucose metabolism

New research as found that exposure to mildly cold or warm environments that are higher or lower than room temperature — about 70 degrees F — speeds metabolism, according to a new study out of the Netherlands “thereby targeting obesity and by counterbalancing excess energy intake,” The bonus takeaway was improved glucose metabolism in colder temperature for diabetics.

Simple trick for treating diabetes and weight loss that is as good as drugs and exercise

Apr 27 2017 - 11:41am
Thermostat and diabetes treatment

Research now suggests just changing your indoor temperature setting could help regulate blood sugar and tackle major metabolic diseases. Scientists say the effect on treating type 2 diabetes is as beneficial as exercising and medication to control blood sugar and improve insulin sensitivity.

5 recipes that will help you manage and halt diabetic retinopathy (DR)

Apr 27 2017 - 5:07am
5 recipes that will help you manage and halt diabetic retinopathy (DR)

The idea that diabetic retinopathy can be managed or stopped on its tracks through nutrition, is good news. Since, blood vessels in the retina of DR sufferers become damaged overtime, and this may lead to blindness. The foods that will help you manage and halt diabetic retinopathy need to be rich in two carotenoids called: lutein and zeaxanthin, because they both act in the retina.

Nutritional therapy can halt the development of diabetic retinopathy, confirms eye expert

Apr 27 2017 - 12:27am
Human Eye

Dr. Pawan Gupta, a vitreo – retina specialist, believes that nutritional therapy can halt the development of diabetic retinopathy, but its efficacy depends on how far along the disease has progressed. While he agrees that Nutritional therapy is beneficial to those suffering from diabetes. He said that: “ nutritional therapy has a role if the disease has not set in.” But, once diabetic retinopathy has set in “… the therapy has only an adjuvant role.”

How Turmeric Shows Great Promise as a Natural Remedy for the Prevention and Healing of Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes

Apr 26 2017 - 8:19pm
tumeric curcumin type 2 diabetes

The popular natural remedy and anti-inflammatory ingredient curcumin, found in turmeric, has been shown in studies to vastly improve, and in some cases prevent type 2 diabetes and it's associated symptoms, though further research has been lined-up.

Science Comes Clean About The Dangers Of High Protein Diets And Applauds Fruit

Apr 25 2017 - 4:28pm
Fatty liver NAFLD diabetes heart disease natural cure

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is thought to be the most common chronic liver disease in the Western world. Now, a European study confirms that high protein diets cause non-alcoholic fatty liver, type 2 diabetes and that fructose (natural sugar from fruit) is not the cause of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

The Myth Of The High Protein Diet And What It Really Means For Diabetics

Apr 23 2017 - 10:10pm
High protein diet diabetes

It is a little known fact that if you ate only protein, you would starve to death. Conversely, if you eat high amounts of protein, while keeping carbohydrates in your diet low, you’re still starving yourself, only at a much slower rate. A high protein is what many people who want slim down turn to, particularly diabetics, much to the detriment of their health. That being said, high protein should be among the foods to avoid for diabetes,

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