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Liver Protein and Diabetes

Previous studies have already associated high levels of a liver protein called fetuin-A and insulin resistance. However, the link to the development of diabetes was still uncertain until Dr. Joachim H. lx and colleagues from the University of California in San Diego conducted a study to investigate. Related terms:high liver protein and diabeties

Sitting highly linked to Type 2 Diabetes

A new study revealed that the amount of time spent sitting down presented a higher risk of developing diabetes in women than in men. The study showed that women who remained seated for the majority of hours in a single day have higher levels of insulin as well as other chemicals that would contribute to […]

Protein Overdose may Lead to Diabetes

A recent study suggests that high-protein, high-fat diet, worsens insulin resistance and may even lead to type 2 diabetes. Related terms:bcaa overdoseprotein overdosebcaa diabetesbcaa cause diabetescan bcaa cause diabetesdoes bcaa cause diabeteschris newgard bcaaoverdosing bcaasBCAAS cause diabetesbcaas and leadbcaa and diabetesover dose bcaa\stoo much protein leads to insulin resistanceoverdose on proteinoverdose on bcaaoverdose of protein […]

Interferon Alpha Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers from the University of Texas Medical School in Houston concluded that a minimal dose of oral interferon alpha could preserve beta cell function for patients who are newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Dr. Stanley Brod, principal investigator of the trial explains that interferon alpha can extend the ‘honeymoon phase’ of the disease, allowing […]

Tilapia vs Bacon

While eating fish is generally considered healthier than eating pork especially processed meat, a new research has found that tilapia has inflammatory potential and therefore more dangerous than bacon.

Dark Chocolate Good for Diabetes?

Believe it or not, Diabetics can still enjoy chocolates. Research from the University of Hull York Medical School have discovered that dark chocolate is actually safe and beneficial to people with diabetes. The study showed that eating dark chocolates of Diabetics at most 45g of dark chocolate each day have significantly improved their HDL (high […]

3 Square meals better than 6 Mini-meals for Weight Loss

Struggling to control one’s appetite with “mini-meals” may not be that effective after all for weight reducers. Eating a real meal three times a day may be a better strategy for weight loss, according to a recent research. However, the caloric intake must be significantly less than what one would need to maintain current weight. […]

Tilapia Worse than Bacon?

Question: Is it true that Tilapia is worse than Bacon? When I received this question, the first thing that came to mind was maybe there are some harmful chemicals in the fish feed or pesticides in the water that make tilapia even worse than bacon (an item ranked way down on the ‘healthy food’ list). […]

Sex Hormone Binding Globulin could predict Diabetes

People with low blood levels of a protein that regulates sex hormones were found to be more at risk for developing diabetes. In a recent study, researchers found that both men and women with low level of sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) were ten times more likely to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes compared […]

Red Wine Compound Lowers Blood Sugar

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. Related terms:red wine lowers blood sugarred wine and blood […]