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Prediabetes Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Prediabetes Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Prediabetes: What does it mean and what should you do about it? Have you recently been told that you may have prediabetes? Being told that you have prediabetes is a sign that certain things in your life should probably change. It doesn’t mean that you are 100% going to develop type 2 diabetes, but it

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How Inactivity Can Cause Diabetes Old Age Onset

Developing Diabetes Later in Life Can Bring a Slew of Health Problems… Diabetes old age onset in the United States affects more than 25% of the 65 and older population. This epidemic is scary because it provides a huge risk for older adults with diabetes of developing microvascular and cardiovascular complications. 

artificial sweeteners and diabetes

The Truth Behind Artificial Sweeteners and Diabetes

Study Looks at the Link Between Artificial Sweeteners and Diabetes With the advent of artificial sweeteners, it was thought of as a way for people to get the sweetness they craved without any of the drawback of glucose, such as diabetes. However, a study published on the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) reveals the

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The Best Fruits for Diabetics

The Best Fruits for Diabetics Offer Lower Sugar and Lower Carbs… Those who have both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are avid counters of their carbohydrates and because they are one of the main nutrients found in food and drinks, they play an important role in meals. Carbohydrates include sugar, starches and fiber and

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Is Intermittent Fasting Safe?

Dietary Concepts: Is Intermittent Fasting Safe? In a country where the obesity rates among adults is more than 20 percent in all states, more and more people are turning to intermittent fasting (IF) as a way to lose or maintain their weight. Claims link intermittent fasting with reduced inflammation, a lowered risk of type II

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The Health Benefits of Bitter Melon for Diabetes and Other Ailments

A Bitter Melon to Swallow Bitter melon, bitter gourd, wild cucumber, bitter apple, balsam pear – this healthful little cucurbit has a plethora of names, and as most of those names suggest, it’s also a “bitter pill to swallow,” literally. What exactly is a bitter melon? What are the health benefits of bitter melon? And