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Three Most Dangerous Foods for Diabetics

Share Choosing the right foods when you are a diabetic is an ongoing struggle. You have to think about, “how will this affect my blood sugar levels; how much of this can I have and is this good for me?” – along with many other questions that come to mind when you are choosing what to eat. You are probably …

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Reform Sugarmonger, Fix Your Addiction

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ShareThere you are, sitting with your eyes closed as Paul McKenna‚ the world’s most famous hypnotist, asks you to imagine how chocolate cake, your favourite indulgence, would taste mixed with cabbage, the food you hate the most. “As you bite into the cake, mix its flavour with cabbage,” he instructs you. “The texture, the taste, is cabbage and there’s some …

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The Pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes and Insulin Resistance

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ShareThe prevalence of Type 2 diabetes increases with age. It is present in 1–2% of those aged 20–40 years but this rises to nearly 20% of those aged over 60 years. Type 2 diabetes is also linked strongly to obesity. The increased prevalence relates principally to decreased levels of physical activity and increased consumption of calorie-dense food. The risk of …

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Diabetes and Erectile Dysfunction – Erection to Fight Dejection

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ShareSildenafil (Viagra) was the first oral treatment for ED. It selectively inhibits phosphodiesterase-5 (PD-5), an enzyme that breaks down intracellular cyclic guanosine monophosphate (GMP). This causes smooth muscle relaxation and improves penile blood flow. It is effective in the presence of sexual stimulation but does not cause spontaneous erections or increased libido. Subsequently, the other PD-5 inhibitors, vardenafil and tadalafil, …

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Diabetes and Macrovascular Complications: Bad Heart?

Share Type 2 diabetes will lead to short and long term complications. If effectively managed with focus on diet, exercise, medication and other lifestyle changes, then these complications can be prevented. Long-term complications of type 2 diabetes are categorized into micro vascular vs macro vascular complications. Macrovascular complications occur when the large blood vessels are damaged, resulting from buildup of …

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