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Archive for November, 2002

Diabetes and Exercise

Saturday, November 16th, 2002 Posted in Health & Exercise, News & Articles | No Comments »

There are two main types of diabetes, type I and type II. Type I diabetes is characterized by the pancreas making too little or no insulin. An individual with diabetes type I will have to inject insulin throughout the day in ...

How Do You Get Diabetes?

Tuesday, November 12th, 2002 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Diabetes is a condition where the body, or to be precise the pancreas, loses its ability to create insulin, the chemical necessary to regulate blood sugar levels. As we take in food, a substance called glucose enters through the ...

PCOS Affects 10% of Women Worldwide

Sunday, November 10th, 2002 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

What is PCOS? It seems to be in the news and on TV programs these days, but it is difficult to understand what it is, and what causes it. PCOS stands for "Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome," which is, at basis, a ...