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Archive for November, 1999

A guide to type 1 diabetes self management.

Wednesday, November 24th, 1999 Posted in Type 1 Diabetes | No Comments »

An autoimmune disease that kills the cells that makes insulin in the pancreas, type 1 diabetes is a force to be reckoned with. When the body can control blood sugar levels no more, insulin injections on a daily basis ...

The Glycemic Index: Key To Weight Loss Or Just Another Diet Gimmick?

Tuesday, November 16th, 1999 Posted in Foods & Eating, News & Articles | No Comments »

The glycemic index (GI) is a scale that measures how quickly carbohydrate foods are broken down into glucose. The original purpose for the glycemic index was to help diabetics keep their blood sugar under control. The glycemic index has recently ...