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December, 2015

  • 14 December

    ABOUT DIABETES: THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW

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    ABOUT DIABETES: THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW  There is so much about diabetes than what meets the eyes. As with many diseases, it’s pretty complicated and the best way to become a pro at your diabetes or to understand what your friend or family member is going through is through experience and …

June, 2014

  • 11 June

    U.S. Diabetes Cases Rise at Alarming Rate

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    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the latest figures in what appears to be a losing battle against new cases of diabetes: from 2010-2012, three million people were diagnosed with the illness. This was an increase from 26 million to 29 million total individuals; nearly 1 …

November, 2012

  • 15 November

    New Study finds that 371 million have diabetes worldwide, and half don’t know it

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    According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), a record breaking 371 people are now affected by diabetes globally and nearly 2 million of them don’t know they have the illness. The findings were released as part of November 14th’s World Diabetes Day 2012 and many of the numbers are truly …

  • 10 November

    Healthy herbs and spices you should be getting more of

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    Health food is too often considered to be pretty bland fare. The good news is that there are many herbs and spices that not only make your food taste great but are also great for your health. Here are just a few that are easy to work into any number …

October, 2012

  • 31 October

    5 ways to lower your risk of Type 2 Diabetes

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    Diabetes is one of the largest health crises facing our nation today affecting 25 million people; that’s nearly 10% of the population. The good news is that diabetes is a preventable illness. A recent government study found that making just one major lifestyle change could reduce your risk by more …

  • 16 October

    Study: lack of sleep may cause weight gain

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    Sleepless nights may cost you more than sweet dreams. The latest research has found that a lack of sleep may cause weight gain, not to mention a variety of other health problems like high blood pressure, stroke and diabetes. A study was conducted where 7 subjects had 4 straight nights …

September, 2012

  • 19 September

    New study: 20 minutes of exercise can prevent diabetes in children

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    According to a study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association just 20 minutes of exercise a day can significantly reduce the risk of childhood diabetes. The researchers performed a clinical trial involving 222 overweight children that were assigned to one of three activity groups over a …

August, 2012

  • 9 August

    Research Shows That Not Only Obese People Get Type 2 Diabetes

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    American researchers discovered that adults who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and are of a healthy weight actually have higher mortality rates than their higher weight peers. This may come as a bit of a shock but the research  published in the Journal of the American Medical Association confirms …

July, 2012

  • 27 July

    Women with Diabetes Suffer Less Sexual Satisfaction

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    New research finds that while women with diabetes have sex just as often as those that don’t have the disease they do not get as much enjoyment from it. According to a report published by the University of California San Francisco on the Obstetrics and Gynecology website, women with diabetes …