Cholesterol And Diabetes Improved Using These Berries

Cholesterol And Diabetes Improved Using These Berries

Eating antioxidant foods or taking antioxidant supplements all help to eliminate heart disease and diabetes. But recently scientists discovered a characteristic specific berries hold to turn on your body’s capability to boost its own antioxidant- making abilities. The study, recently released from the School of Medicine at the University of …

Common Virus May Contribute To Type 2 Diabetes

Common Virus May Contribute To Type 2 Diabetes

Seniors are already at a higher risk of developing a number of diseases they avoided in their younger years. But the presence of one incurable but common virus showed an increased risk of development of type two diabetes over their age mates who didn’t have it. A study recently published …

Sitting Is Silent Contributor To Diabetes In Women

Sitting Is Silent Contributor To Diabetes In Women

Sitting while watching TV, working, reading or for any other reason may significantly increase risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to new research published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. In this study, scientists looked at how long people sat and compared that to long-term risk of type …

Diabetes And High Blood Pressure By Surprise

Diabetes And High Blood Pressure By Surprise

Today’s article is quite personal. You see, on Monday morning, a good friend called me internationally telling me he had collapsed on the floor and couldn’t move for about two hours. After that he staggered to bed and fell asleep. Why this happened has everything to do with what he …

Top 5 Inflammatory Foods To Avoid

Top 5 Inflammatory Foods To Avoid

Inflammation is one of the main causes behind most modern diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, arthritis, cardiovascular disease etc. You hear daily about various anti-inflammatory and antioxidant foods and supplements recommended to take to reduce inflammation (blueberries, fish oil, etc.). These foods can be very effective but at the …

Scientists Discover The Key Of Type 2 Diabetes

Scientists Discover The Key Of Type 2 Diabetes

Insulin resistance has been traced back to a key protein, cites breakthrough research from scientists at the Gladstone Institute. Investigating researchers were able to identify a key protein that is very active in the regulation of glucose in the body. Using mice that lacked the gene for producing a protein …

White Rice Contributes To Type 2 Diabetes

A new study published in the journal BMJ raises concerns about eating too much white rice. Researchers examined the results of 4 studies that spanned the globe to look at the number of times per day a participant ate white rice. They then correlated it with the occurrence of development …

Vegan Diet Can Reduce Diabetes Medication Dosage

Vegan Diet Can Reduce Diabetes Medication Dosage

Diabetics looking for an easy way to reduce their dependence on prescription drugs should adopt a vegan lifestyle, according to a paper published in Diabetes Spectrum. The paper notes that several studies have linked a vegan diet to decreased risk of developing type 2 diabetes.In their research, they discovered that …