Saturday, September 22, 2018

Tag Archives: diabetes

Diet & Exercise

A bear-y good reason to cut back on soda

This video, while seemingly cute, sends a very strong message about our overconsumption of soda in this country.  If you read this blog, you know I like Coca Cola but, I've got to be real, I don't love soda, ribs...

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Diet & Exercise

Spice may reduce diabetes risk

Want to reduce your chances of developing Type 2 diabetes?  Researcher have found that a component found in curry spice may help with that goal: Researchers, whose results were published in the journal Diabetes Care, found that over nine months,...

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You got a minute?

If you were told to take one minute out of your day to prevent diabetes, would you do it? Researchers at the University of Bath are saying that just one minute of exercise per day could greatly reduce your chances...

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Good Health Is No Joke: Patrice O’Neal

Yesterday, comedian Patrice O'Neal passed away due to complications from a recent stroke.  It was no secret that he had been dealing with diabetes for years. As an African-American, I know the challenges many of us face in regards to...

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Diabetes rates expected to soar

If you ever needed a motivation to change your lifestyle, here's one.  The International Diabetes Federation is projecting that, by 2030, 1 in 10 adults on Earth will have the disease.  This means that, 3 new cases of the disease...

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Study Links Diabetes to Alzheimers

If one needs further motivation to eat healthier, this might be it.  According to a study published in the latest issue of Neurology,  researchers say that Type 2 diabetes, and even having pre-diabetes (increased blood sugar levels), posed a significantly...

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