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A Pill to Prevent Diabetes?

September 9, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts| Diabetes Research| Healthy News 0

What if your entire life could be compressed into a twelve-hour clock ; and you knew you would develop diabetes at the eleventh hour, would a you turn the hands of time before it o struck eleven? Wishful thinking? Perhaps. But in a way, it IS possible to reset the 3 clock of diabetes. » Continue Reading

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Rice cause of diabetes?

September 7, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Question: Does rice cause diabetes? Is it true that diabetics should not eat rice? » Continue Reading

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Softdrinks and Diabetes

September 6, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Question: Can taking soft drinks everyday cause diabetes? » Continue Reading

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Teens’ thoughts on weight influence by Mom

August 31, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Teens may not show it, but they seem to take in what their mother’s think about their weight. A new study, conducted by researchers from Harvard Medical School, Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Children’s Hospital in Boston, found that mothers’ perceptions on weight and dieting often affect their adolescent children’s interest in dieting. » Continue Reading

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Kidneys Damaged by Diabetes?

August 29, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Question: How will I know if my kidneys have been damaged by diabetes? » Continue Reading

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Truth about Male Menopause

August 28, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Question: Is there such a thing as male menopause? And is it true that if you have it, you are more prone to diabetes? » Continue Reading

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Caring for Diabetic Feet

August 23, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts| Diabetes Research 0

For many, the foot is of least concern. But for patients diagnosed with diabetes, the foot should be given utmost care. Diabetics are more vulnerable to foot problems and if left untreated may result in severe disorders like infection, gangrene (or tissue death), ulceration and even amputation. Diabetes can reduce blood flow to your feet and damage the nerves. This can result in a loss of feeling in the feet making patients vulnerable to injury without even knowing it. Also, blood sugar problems greatly affect the wound healing process. Thus, it is important to pay extra attention to your feet to prevent common ailments such as corns, calluses, ingrown toe nails, hammer toes, claw toes and arthritis. » Continue Reading

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Surge of Female Sexual Problems

August 13, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts| Healthy News 0

Pinky, 49, a type-2 diabetic and a doting mother of three has been complaining that she could not function well sexually. She is unable to reach orgasm, feels pain during intercourse and has dwindling interest in having a sexual experience. All along, she has thought of these as just menopausal symptoms, ignoring them although they have been causing her distress. But what she does not know is that she could be experiencing female sexual dysfunction.

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Food For the Heart

August 8, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts 0

Valentine’s means looking back at your precious relationships and taking time out to cherish the present.  We go back to classic recipes and updates them for the health concerns of everyone.  That means low-sodium, low sugar but still a lot of flavor to share with your loved one.  Share your heart and a heart-felt meal with that special person. » Continue Reading

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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Diabetes

July 30, 2021 Category :Diabetes Facts| Healthy News 0

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), or Stein-Leventhal syndrome affects 5 to 10% of women of reproductive age and most don’t even know that they have it. The syndrome has been known for about seventy-five years and though doctors are still not very sure what causes it, it is one of the leading causes of infertility. » Continue Reading

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