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Texas Doctors debunk Insulin Myths

April 20, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Weight gain, low blood sugar, and low overall quality of life—these are the major reasons why many type 2 diabetic patients often fear insulin treatment. A recent study however found hat these fears are largely unfounded.

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Red Wine Compound Lowers Blood Sugar

April 19, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center found that resveratrol—a compound present in red wine—is a promising treatment for type 2 diabetes. However, the researchers were also quick to add that drinking wine or taking resveratrol supplements won’t do diabetic people any good either.

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Chinese Women with Gestational Diabetes Prone to Type 2 Diabetes

April 18, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A study found that Chinese women diagnosed with gestational diabetes are at a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes and hypertension compared to pregnant women with normal recorded glucose tolerance.

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Sexual Dysfunction prevalent in Women with Type 1 Diabetes

April 17, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Results of the long-term findings from the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT)/ Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (EDIC) found that women diagnosed with type 1 diabetes are more prone to developing problems in sexual function and satisfaction.

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Healthy Baon Tips for Diabetics

April 16, 2019 Category :Diabetes Facts| Healthy Advocacy 0

Once you have diabetes you’re stuck with it. But there’s no need to lose hope. It’s really not as bad or hard as it sounds. The key to taking good care of yourself and your diabetes is to learn three simple things (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases): » Continue Reading

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Antipsychotic Drugs may Elevate Hyperglycemia Risk

April 15, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

A new study found that diabetic elderly patients who are prescribed antipsychotic medication for the first time are at an increased risk of hyperglycemia, especially within the first two weeks of medication regimen. The same study also found that serious hyperglycemic episode among some diabetic older patients who recently started an antipsychotic medication was 50 percent higher compared to their counterparts who haven’t taken the drug for the last 6 months.

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More Fish, Greater Diabetes Risk?

April 14, 2019 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Contrary to published findings that having fish for dinner a couple of times a week may cut your risk of heart-related ailments, a recent study hinted that the same good result may not be seen in diabetes patients.

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Easy Fish Fingers

April 13, 2019 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

Kids will love this crunchy and delicious version that is so easy to make.  You can prepare the fish fillet and bread it ahead of time.  Just fry before packing it in the lunch box.  Serve with either bread slices or pasta and vegetable sticks.  You can use other white fish fillets as well, if Dory is not available.

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Healthy Pasta Salad

April 12, 2019 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

A pasta lunch can be filling and fulfilling in many ways.  Try out our version that cuts out the unhealthy carbs and just offers up a simple way to enjoy it.  You can prepare it ahead of time and just pack it up when ready to bring it for the day.  If you are packing it for your kids, you can use whole-wheat soba noodles instead.

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Chicken Burger Pita Pocket

April 11, 2019 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

Burgers are always a winning choice for anyone.  Enjoy this healthier version that uses ground chicken, and wrap them in pita pockets for a different experience.

Yield: 4 servings

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