Breaking News
Home / Tag Archives: Type 2 diabetes

Tag Archives: Type 2 diabetes

Prediabetes Care Or Scare? Blood Sugar and Normality.

ShareStay near your optimum weight. Obesity is believed to account for 80-85 percent of the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. When you carry excess weight, you are most likely to develop insulin resistance, a condition in which your body is unable to use the hormone insulin to convert glucose (sugar) to energy, which results in high blood sugar levels. …

Read More »

Insulin Myth: Type 2 and the sliding scale of Insulin.

ShareThis is a myth which arises from an incorrect understanding of Type 2 diabetes. It is true that in Type 2 diabetes, a person requires insulin from an external source, but it is incorrect to think that in such a case the body no longer produces insulin. This never occurs in clinical practice. On the contrary, in Type 2 diabetes, …

Read More »

The Prevention of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Featured Video Play Icon

ShareTYPE 1 DIABETES: The autoimmune process in Type 1 diabetes begins years before β-cells are destroyed. Measuring HLA susceptibility markers and autoantibody tests allows those at high risk of developing the disease to be identified. At present there is no reliable method of preventing its development. Studies in small groups of children have shown that aggressive insulin therapy in those …

Read More »

The Impact of Type1 and Type2 Diabetes

impact of diabetes

ShareThe condition and impact of diabetes mellitus may have been in existence for more than three thousand years. The two forms of diabetes were first described in the fifth century AD, one occurring in slim individuals who perished quickly (Type 1 diabetes) and the other in older overweight people who survived for longer (Type 2 diabetes). By the end of …

Read More »

Dark Chocolate and Diabetics – The most Chocking Liberty.

ShareDark Chocolate is a dessert for diabetics who must not feel deprived of the little sweet something after dinner!! Gone are the days when people suffering from diabetes were made to crave for piece of chocolate for months. Various studies by scientists have shown that Dark Chocolate can be consumed by people suffering from diabetes but of course in moderate …

Read More »
Facebook Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
Translate »
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial