Salacia Oblonga Controls Blood Sugar

January 17, 2022 Category :Diabetes Research 0

An herb native in the regions of India and Sri Lanka was found to have properties that can control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes, researchers report in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

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Pumpkins for Insulin Shots?

January 16, 2022 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Extracts from pumpkin could replace or reduce the need for insulin injections for diabetics, according to a study published in the journal Chemistry and Industry. Chinese scientists have discovered that pumpkin extracts promote regeneration of damaged pancreatic cells in type 1 diabetic rats, thereby boosting the rats’ levels of insulin-producing beta cells and insulin in the blood. “Pumpkin extract is potentially a very good product for pre-diabetic persons, as well as those who have already developed diabetes,” said research leader Tao Xia of the East China Normal University.

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Insulin from Plants May Benefit Diabetics

January 15, 2022 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Capsules of insulin produced in genetically modified plants could restore the body’s ability to produce insulin and help insulin-dependent (type 1) diabetes patients, according to biomedical researchers from the University of Central Florida.

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Mediterranean Diet Good for Diabetics

January 14, 2022 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A Mediterranean diet consisting mostly of vegetables, fruits and fish, and fewer animal products, may prevent heart disease and may be beneficial to diabetics, an Australian study reported.

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Calcium, Vitamin D may prevent Diabetes

January 13, 2022 Category :Diabetes Research 1

People with high intakes of vitamin D supplementation may prove calcium and vitamin D, whether from to be a healthy and inexpensive way to supplements or food may lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a research review published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

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Metformin Top Oral Antidiabetes Medicines

January 12, 2022 Category :Diabetes Research 0

An oral medication for type 2 diabetes that has been in use for more than a decade was found to have distinct advantages compared to nine other, much-newer medications used to control the chronic disease, according to researchers from the Johns Hopkins Institute.

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Model of Discipline

January 11, 2022 Category :People and Places 0

Bi’ve been tortured by this,” Says Antonio Garcia, a 78-year-old retired refrigeration specialist for the air force and navy, who has been living with diabetes for more than half his life. The illness is irreversible and he is aware of that. Having diabetes means a tough lifetime adjustment of lifestyle and expenses.
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Insulin Promotion in Iloilo

January 10, 2022 Category :Healthy Advocacy 0

To further understand the rational application and use of insulin among people with diabetes, Endure Medical, Inc. brought Dr. Michael Villa, chief of the Section of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism at St. Luke’s Medical Center, to Iloilo.

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Top 10 Foods For Diabetes

January 9, 2022 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic and fast growing disease. There is no cure but it can be properly and successfully managed and controlled. Diet and lifestyle are very important factors to consider. It is useful to know how your body handles nutrients in the food you eat and how it affects your health. In other words, you are what you eat and what you eat heals you. » Continue Reading

Managing Stress in a Swirl of Colors

January 8, 2022 Category :Stress Busters 0

A finished painting—be it on canvas or a mere wall—certainly wouldn’t reflect all the hard work put into it for the average eye. Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa and Pablo Picasso’s Guernica are just two monumental art works that have managed to capture a worldwide following. Both have wowed audiences in their respective displays. » Continue Reading