Truth About Hypoglycemia

November 21, 2019 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Hypoglycemia is a medical term to describe a situation where the amount of circulating useful blood sugar is lower than normal—a level low enough to cause symptoms in a person. Generally, hypoglycemia is defined as a serum glucose level below 70mg/dL. Symptoms of hypoglycemia can vary from person to person, from a common dizziness to having frank seizures.

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Diabetes to Develop Parkinson’s

November 20, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A new study has put forward new evidence that persons with diabetes are more likely to have Parkinson’s disease, especially for younger patients. Another report has documented that U.S. adults are more likely to develop Parkinson’s over a 15-year period. These results, however, do not actually prove the diabetes is a direct cause of Parkinson’s.

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Diabetes in Pregnancy may Increase Risk of Autism

November 19, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A recent study, aimed at knowing what factors during pregnancy could affect the risk of autism in children, has shown that diabetes, obesity, and fever could play a crucial and influential role in such occurrence.

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Gluten-free Diet doesn’t reduce Babies’ risk of Diabetes

November 18, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

For the first year of babies with diabetes history in their families, a gluten-free diet does not lower the risk of developing diabetes, German researchers said recently.

The study suggested that babies exposed to gluten as part of their early diet may be more likely to develop type 1 diabetes later in childhood.

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Weight Gain from Pregnancy increases risk of DM

November 17, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

New studies reveal that women who have more than one child who also gain weight in between pregnancies increase their risk of developing diabetes. Diabetes is typically associated with obesity and weight gain, and since women are prone to gaining weight during and after pregnancy, it gives them more reason to be mindful of their lifestyle and diet.

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Mobile Phones can help Underdeveloped Nations with Diabetes

November 16, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Worried about your diabetes? Then make a call.

A new study from the Veterans Affairs Ann Harbor Healthcare System and the University of Michigan showed that “Telehealth“—the practice of using telecommunications to deliver health services—proved to be effective in helping impoverished patients manage their diabetes.

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Lowering fat intake may reduce Diabetes

November 15, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Little adjustments in diet even without weight loss can notably affect risk for diabetes, according to a research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

The study included 69 healthy, overweight people who did not have diabetes but were at risk for it, and placed them for diets with modest reductions in either fat or carbohydrate for eight weeks.

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Hope for Diabetes Cure

November 14, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

It is widely regarded that diabetes is an incurable disease but that hasn’t stopped doctors from seeking out a cure for it. In that regard, the Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey in collaboration with one of the world’s leading researchers for diabetes recently announced that they are optimistic about a breakthrough procedure they discovered that can possibly cure diabetes.

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Sleep Debt Facts

November 13, 2019 Category :Health Watch 0

Have you ever heard of sleep debt? People need enough restorative sleep – nightly to, feel rested and refreshed. Recurrent sleep deprivation over time results in sleep debt. And if this debt isn’t paid, the cost to one’s health is ginormous.

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Dental Care for Diabetic Children

November 12, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research| Healthy Advocacy 0

Diabetes is a chronic condition that has multiple repercussions on an individual’s health and well-being. Nowhere is this more evident than in a child. Children with diabetes will usually fall under type 1 diabetes mellitus, previously called insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. This disease dramatically alters not only their way of life, self-image and body chemistry, but oral environment as well.

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