Fluorescein Angiography Test for Diabetics

August 12, 2020 Category :Health Watch 0

Also known as Retinal photography and Eye angiography, Fluorescein angiography is basically an eye test that utilizes a special dye and camera device to create an image and observe at blood circulation flow in the retina and choroid, in the back of the eye. This test is usually performed to check if the blood circulation in the blood vessels in the retina and choroid are functioning smoothly in order to check eye treatments as well as to diagnose any problems in the eye.

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How to Stop Diabetic Leg Cramps?

August 11, 2020 Category :Diabetes Research 0

People with Type 2 diabetics have a greater chance to suffer leg cramps especially during night time. These cramps is characterized by sudden spasms of leg pain which may sometimes be unbearable and accompanied with shortness of breath, which are often triggered by one’s exposure to chemicals such as gasoline, thinner, rugby, paint, insecticides, and other toxins. A diabetic leg cramps is also often accompanied with shrinking of calf muscles and dry blotchy tan skin. This is normally caused by poor blood circulation in the lower legs, which is a common problem among diabetics.

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What is Diabetall?

August 10, 2020 Category :Health Watch 0

Diabetall is a nutritional food supplement made in India that is especially designed for diabetic people . The Diabetall syrup is a blend of different herbal plants which is primarily has the effect of maintaining balance blood sugar levels.

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Healthy Merienda for Diabetics

August 9, 2020 Category :Healthy Advocacy| Healthy Recipes 0

Food intake is a critical strategy in managing diabetes and eating small snacks frequently in between meals is one way to curb ones appetite and avoid eating heavy dinner especially during lunch and supper. For diabetics, it is important to avoid sugary foods for snacks or merienda. Thus, in eating snacks, it is important to eat anything that is sugar free whether is juice, ordinary mammon, cake, brownies, ensaymada or mousse cake. A choice of different sugarfree snacks can be bought from Goldilocks in most of its branches.

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Diabetic Restaurants in Philippines

August 8, 2020 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

Diabetes is a widespread disease in the Philippines. Because of these many restaurant entrepreneurs have come specialized in providing dishes for diabetic patients so that they can still enjoy eating out with their families. Most of the diabetic restaurants are not really diabetic restaurants but generally provides healthy food for people who are health conscious, figure conscious, vegetarians as well as those who have special nutritional needs such as diabetics.

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Candesartan and Diabetes

August 7, 2020 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Candesartan is an angiotensin or hormone that causes narrowing of the blood vessels by contracting of blood vessels that in turn increase in blood pressure and is mainly use for the treatment of hypertension. This hormone initiates the contraction of the peripheral blood vessels and stimulates the creation of aldosterone, a hormone which helps salt and water retention in by the kidneys that also increases the volume of fluid in the blood vessels.

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Fiber Rich Foods in the Philippines

August 6, 2020 Category :Healthy Advocacy 0

Whenever diet is talked about, fiber or dietary fiber is almost always included in the diet plan. What exactly is fiber? Fiber or roughage is a nutrient which is primarily functions for the proper digestion of food or the digestive tract. Fiber deficiency can lead to constipation (hard bower movement), hemorrhoids (excess skin in the anus), and high cholesterol and blood sugar levels. Excessive fiber on the other hand can lead to diarrhea (loose bowel movement), and dehydration. Hence fiber should also be taken in moderation and supplemented with drinking more water. Fiber is especially common in the diet of people trying to lose weight because fiber basically help a person feel full thereby hindering the appetite to eat more. Following are the top food which is high in fiber in the Philippines.

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Slimmers World Body Spa

August 5, 2020 Category :Fitness 0

Slimmers World is the most renowned company when it comes to Slimming, Health, Fitness and Beauty in the Philippines that was founded by Ronald Joseph Moy. With over 40 years of experience in the business, the company is one of the pioneers in providing slimming, health, fitness and beauty services to Filipinos. Slimmers World success can be attributed to its dedicated staff of professional trainers to provided personalized and dedicated services to individual clients to ensure that they attain their desire of achieving optimum human perfection.

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Siniguelas Nutrients

August 4, 2020 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

Also known as red mombin, Spanish plum, purple plum, java plum, red plum, purple mombin or wild plum, Sineguelas a tropical fruit that grows in shrub requiring little cultivation that is seasonally common during summer. The fruit is popular for its medicinal uses and health benefits. It is high in calcium, phosphorus, ascorbic acid and amino acids like lysine, methionine, threonine and tryptophan. The fruit is rich in in vitamin C for boosting immune system and serves as an antioxidant.

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Malunggay Pandesal for Diabetics

August 3, 2020 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

Malunggay, also known as moringa leaves is named as the most nutritious green leafy vegetable in the Philippines for its remarkable amount of vitamins and minerals and health benefits. According to experts, malunggay has over 90 nutrients, many different antioxidants, packed with different vitamins and minerals especially iron and essential amino acids (e.g. methionine and cysteine) and is able to cure over 300 health related problems.

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