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Archive for January, 2000

Pre-Diabetes - The Calm Before the Storm

Thursday, January 13th, 2000 Posted in Information, News & Articles | No Comments »

Remember when the medical world identified pre-hypertension to better monitor your blood pressure? The new buzz: Pre-Diabetes concerns a similar condition pinpointing people who are at severe risk for getting diabetes. Because diabetes silently invades your body, early detection and ...

A Brief Overview Of Diabetes And Diet

Tuesday, January 11th, 2000 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, News & Articles | No Comments »

Diabetes has been around for centuries. There are presently sixteen millions diabetics in America, but eight million do not know that they have the disease. Today, diabetes is in third place as the cause of mortality, behind cardiovascular diseases and ...

Redeeming Unsaturated Fats

Monday, January 10th, 2000 Posted in Foods & Eating, News & Articles | No Comments »

The most dreaded word in many dieter's vocabulary is "fat". It is not uncommon to hear a dieter discuss their avoidance of eating fat as if it were something thoroughly unwholesome, or even life-threatening, like an allergen, or a contagious ...